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TF2 6950 for $220 should I do it?

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Need a quick response, looking for a new graphics card, should I pull the trigger here or wait for a gtx 580 open box like I was planning?
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That's pretty cheap. Is it new or OB? 2x 6950 > 1 - 580. If you're gonna stay with one card go 580 otherwise get 2 at that price. OB 580s run upwards of 400 right?
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That's pretty cheap. Is it new or OB? 2x 6950 > 1 - 580. If you're gonna stay with one card go 580 otherwise get 2 at that price. OB 580s run upwards of 400 right?
OB 580 is just about $320, its an insane deal, they only have one OB 6950 TF2 at that price, alternatively they have at least 2 TF2 560 Ti's for $183.
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missed the $230 6970 lightning, sold in like 20 seconds no joke. Might go for the $190 6950 power edition.
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Where are you seeing these prices?
Anyway, TF2 6950 for $220.. YA. Spent $290, $265 after reabate on mine 2 weeks ago.

Oh you looking at the open box one there?
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Where are you seeing these prices?
Anyway, TF2 6950 for $220.. YA. Spent $290, $265 after reabate on mine 2 weeks ago.

Oh you looking at the open box one there?
Ya, I skipped the TF2, I just bought 2x 6950 PE TF3 cards, $376 for both, and yes open box cards, now I just need to sell my darn gtx 295.
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Ya, I skipped the TF2, I just bought 2x 6950 PE TF3 cards, $376 for both, and yes open box cards, now I just need to sell my darn gtx 295.
Sweet deal!

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I am probably one of the few that regret buying an MSI 6950, but I would say don't do it.
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