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Does this mean unlimited RMA for my graphic cards and will never have to buy another card again? (Of course the card will get outdated but I will always have a graphic card) I would love someone with experience to explain how the lifetime warranty work. Thanks.
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More or less yes it means unlimted and you never have to buy a card again unless you want to upgrade..

What happens is you have an issue with your card (or any othe lifetime product from evga) you contact them and report it, they respond and give you some options to try and solve the issue, once they can not solve it that way you submit an rma, they respond with a shipping label, you send them just the part (no physical damage) and they send you the same or a newer equivalent in return..

What I mean by a newer equivalent, if you sent them a card they no longer carry they will send you back a better one..
Best example is someone returned a 289 and got a 470 in return
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Oh ok. Awesome! Thank you very much!
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no problem....
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Just make sure you register it (within 30 days usually).
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Just make sure you register it (within 30 days usually).
^This

and make sure you're getting AR version (life time warranty)
TR, KR and some other does not have life time warranty.
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someone sent in a 280 and got a 470?

;-; i just sent my 280 in and i got back a freakin 280
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Originally Posted by cheenou77 View Post
Does this mean unlimited RMA for my graphic cards and will never have to buy another card again? (Of course the card will get outdated but I will always have a graphic card) I would love someone with experience to explain how the lifetime warranty work. Thanks.
You'll pay the shipping to send it, but they'll pay to send it back. It's not a bad deal, but I still favor warranties that are tied to the serial number instead of the person. I also hate to be forced to register. I don't like jumping through hoops =P
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Yeah, someone asked about it here last week, he asked about a 285, two or three people responded about getting a 470 in return for their 280 so he would probably get one of them...

Luck of the draw really, depends what they have available in the RMA department...
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