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Poll Results: Would you buy EVGA B-Stock GPU

 
  • 71% (10)
    Yes
  • 28% (4)
    No
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post #1 of 8
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I was wondering have anyone experience with them before?

They seem to be such excellent deals, but seem like little information on them on the web and on OCN.

I know there is only 90 day warranty on them, but has anyone bought EVGA B-stock GPUs before, and how was the quality and reliability?

I was looking at purchasing the GTX 580.
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post #2 of 8
i wouldnt have a problem with them yeah 90 day warranty oh well i guess i am looking at a 480 wish i had the money lol
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post #3 of 8
Basically they are so cheap due to the lack off a warranty. I bought a cheaper card from the B-stock a while ago and never had a problem, however I prefer to pay extra for a warranty when buying more expensive (> $150) cards. Keep in mind if it fails after 90 days you are out all of the money you put in.
 
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post #4 of 8
I would not buy one simply because of the warranty. You may or may not get one that works. And to me if I dont have enough money to buy with a warranty, then I dont have enough to loose if the "B" card dies. So I would just save my money and buy one that is new. IMO!!
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post #5 of 8
Unless the price is wayyyy low. EVGA's warranty is amazing. RMA process takes about a week and easy to file. They will replace you with a different card if the card is not in production anymore. Recently I RMAed my gtx 260 and returned with gtx 460 se. Although the upgrade may not be big, but it's better than what I had.
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post #6 of 8
I would not buy EVGA B-Stock if it's more than $100. Anything can happen after 90 days and I wouldn't spend more than $100 on a refurb.
Evga gtx 580 1.5gb B-Stock is $369.99, but you can find a used one with full retail warranty for similar price in OCN sales thread.
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post #7 of 8
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I bought retail one already...thanks for all your input!!!
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post #8 of 8
Congratulations, and you'll love evga's warranty and community.

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