Question about RPPM mechanics

90 Worgen Death Knight
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With 5.3 on the horizon, ilvl upgrades are back. I've been wondering about the effect of these upgrades on certain RPPM trinkets, and hope to get some clarification:

-If I upgrade a trinket which doesn't have an increasing proc value (Rune or UVLS, for instance) with VP, does the RPPM proc rate scale instead?
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90 Goblin Priest
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Yes. For these special trinkets like RoRO or UVLS the proc rate increases with ilvl.
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Community Manager
Definitely worth confirmation!

Yes. For these special trinkets like RoRO or UVLS the proc rate increases with ilvl.

And here it is. :)
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90 Blood Elf Monk
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http://blue.mmo-champion.com/topic/254470-ptr-class-and-set-bonus-issues-part-iii/#post2169

I have this bookmarked just for something like this.

Roughly, it ends up as something like:
502: 75% of normal chance
522: 95% of normal chance
528: 100%

And I didn't bother to figure out the Heroic and Heroic Thunderforged but the formula is there, so plug in the numbers.
Edited by Lyre on 5/15/2013 5:03 PM PDT
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90 Pandaren Monk
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For the nitty Gritty that people so love to ignore, the equation for RoRO and UVLS are as follow:

RoRO = .92 * (1.1)*(1/(1.15^((528-item level)/15)))

Wolfram Alpha - https://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=.92+*+%281.1%29*%281%2F%281.15%5E%28%28528-X%29%2F15%29%29%29

RPPM values for each given item level
502 - 0.794275054
506 - 0.824436125
510 - 0.855742505
522 - 0.956976727
526 - 0.993316083
528 - 1.012000000
530 - 1.031035355
532 - 1.050428758
535 - 1.080204971
536 - 1.090316775
539 - 1.121223682
541 - 1.142313495
543 - 1.163800000
545 - 1.185690658
549 - 1.230714986

UVLS = .50 * (1.05) [if Boomkin, * (0.65)] * (1/(1.15^((528-item level)/15)))

Normal Wolfram Alpha - https://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=.50+*+%281.05%29+*+%281%2F%281.15%5E%28%28528-X%29%2F15%29%29%29
Boomkin Wolfram Alpha - https://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=.50+*+%281.05%29+*+%280.65%29+*+%281%2F%281.15%5E%28%28528-X%29%2F15%29%29%29

RPPM values for each given item level; Boomkin set to side
502 - 0.412049805/0.267832374
506 - 0.427696606/0.278002794
510 - 0.443937564/0.288559417
522 - 0.496455318/0.322695957
526 - 0.515307256/0.334949717
528 - 0.525000000/0.341250000
530 - 0.534875061/0.347668789
532 - 0.544935868/0.354208314
535 - 0.560383013/0.364248959
536 - 0.565628762/0.367658695
539 - 0.581662483/0.378080614
541 - 0.592603345/0.385192174
543 - 0.603750000/0.392437500
545 - 0.615106320/0.399819108
549 - 0.638463802/0.415001471
Edited by Delritha on 5/15/2013 7:19 PM PDT
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90 Goblin Priest
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I... I was quoted by Zarhym. I never thought I'd see this day.
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Sorry, I don't know if this is the correct place to ask this, But i reallly cant find a definite answer on this. Does Horridon's Last Grasp rppm increase with ilvl and/or upgrading it.
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5 Night Elf Hunter
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Sorry, I don't know if this is the correct place to ask this, But i reallly cant find a definite answer on this. Does Horridon's Last Grasp rppm increase with ilvl and/or upgrading it.


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Any chance to get a blue confirmation on this? Wherever I check sometimes they say the proc chance increases with item level and sometimes that the only change are the stats that proc keeping the chance the same (BotH, Wooshulay, HLG)
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5 Night Elf Hunter
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