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I am thinking about buying another Asus GTX 570 DirectCu II to put them in SLI. My question is should I just pull the trigger and buy it now or wait until the price comes down? And when do you think the price will come down?

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You should have bought them on neweggs open box deals yesterday for 260 a piece.
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I'd wait until you're having trouble playing newer games. That is unless you just NEED to have 2 now for some bragging rights or because you think it looks cool. It's up to you. For the sake of being economical I'd wait(their still expensive, more power out of the wall, and you probably don't NEED it yet). For the sake of being an enthusiast, get it now.
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Yeah i saw their were open boxes and called newegg asking if it came with the box and etc and they said just the card. I want the box to come with it so I can showcase the two boxes in my room.
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Smykster - Thanks for your input. I run everything on max right now so i agree with you that I should wait. Do you know when the gtx 570 will see a price drop?
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Yeah i saw their were open boxes and called newegg asking if it came with the box and etc and they said just the card. I want the box to come with it so I can showcase the two boxes in my room.
Ive bought about 10 open box cards from them, everyone of them came in the orig box.
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Yeah i saw their were open boxes and called newegg asking if it came with the box and etc and they said just the card. I want the box to come with it so I can showcase the two boxes in my room.
Are you sure there wasn't a misunderstanding? I ordered an open box 570 from newegg and it came with everything.

As for the topic at hand, you really only need to ask yourself if there's any games you can't currently play comfortably. If there's not, then it can only help to wait.
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Alright thanks to both of you. I am gonna look for an open box one otherwise I will just wait. Thanks!
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Thats the only way to do it, I will never pay retail on a video card again.
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