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Originally Posted by duhasttas View Post
Contrary to what others may tell you that is actually a smart thing to do and take advantage of. However, I'd hold off until the next gen NVIDIA cards are released so you can pretty much be guaranteed they won't have another more GTX260s to replace your card with as they need to phase out stock and ensure things actually are supported and work. Hence, your chances of getting a modern card increase with time
is that why you're still on intel graphics? haha jk

you will not get a performance bump, at most you'll get a DX11 card which as the same perf as ur 260 (like a GTX 550?)
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post #12 of 75
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Well I cant sell my card anywhere, where I live nobody cares about pc parts so craiglist is out.
Ebay with shipping?
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Well I cant sell my card anywhere, where I live nobody cares about pc parts so craiglist is out.
Sell it here?


Most likely you will get a refurb 260 or 450 at best as other said. Just sell the card and buy a new one.
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Well I cant sell my card anywhere, where I live nobody cares about pc parts so craiglist is out.
May I personally welcome you to one of, if not the GREATEST public resources available throughout the HISTORY of mankind. It's called... DA DA DA...

"The InTeRnEt"... W0o0o0o0o0o...

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Originally Posted by duhasttas View Post
Contrary to what others may tell you that is actually a smart thing to do and take advantage of. However, I'd hold off until the next gen NVIDIA cards are released so you can pretty much be guaranteed they won't have another more GTX260s to replace your card with as they need to phase out stock and ensure things actually are supported and work. Hence, your chances of getting a modern card increase with time
Says the troll with the laptop.

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Your an idiot... people like you are the reason awesome company's die or go crooked (BFG,XFX) they will give you a refurb 260, at best a 450, wish i knew you in person so i could smack you upside the head.
Agreed. +1
    
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Sell it to an OCN member
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post #16 of 75
Try selling it on ebay. I sold two gtx 460s pretty easily there.
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May I personally welcome you to one of, if not the GREATEST public resources available throughout the HISTORY of mankind. It's called... DA DA DA...

"The InTeRnEt"... W0o0o0o0o0o...



Says the troll with the laptop.



Agreed. +1
May I know where to sell my card then genius? because as I see it

My ebay ranking is like 1 so I cannot sell there
Craiglist where I usually buy and sell stuff, nobody in my area cares about computer parts
I do not have a high enough rating on OCN or I would have sold it months ago along with my old build.
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post #18 of 75
Sell it on ebay or keep it as a spare. Don't cheat companies that make good products you'll ruin the warranty for everyone. Besides if its a 460 you want that can be had very cheaply these days.
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Amazon?
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Your an idiot... people like you are the reason awesome company's die or go crooked (BFG,XFX) they will give you a refurb 260, at best a 450, wish i knew you in person so i could smack you upside the head.
yup
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