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Im about to buy 2 MSI GTX 570 Twin Frozr III's from newegg. Theyre warranty is 69.99 for 2 years on each of them. But it says it covers normal use. Is it worth it to get ther warranty or if I overclock and ruin it are they going to tell me to get effed anyway. Your thoughts... Or is there somewhere better to get these cards from with a better/cheaper warranty?
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I'm pretty sure that MSI's warranty is at least 2 years. I wouldn't get the extended Newegg one, it does make RMAs much quicker but they won't cover overclocking etc (even though you can like about that, I do not promote such behavior).
    
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Get evga cards with lifetime warranty instead?
    
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$70 each sounds kinda like a ripoff to me. Why not just do a little research about those cards so you don't overvolt? MSI has 3 yr warranty.
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Thank you for the MSI warranty info guys. Just sold two EVGA's 2 get these balla. I never activated the warranty like a moron and still got $310 each so im happy about that at least. Plus Id rather have the non ref VRM's. The EVGA's scared me. They got hot at EVGA's factory SC settings.
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never buy 3rd party warranties...

they scams
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Exactly what I wanted to hear you guys thanks.
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never buy 3rd party warranties...

they scams
Lol I doubt Newegg would scam.
    
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