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https://www.pcczone.com/asus-mars-ii...ideo-card.html

Sells for $760 CAD?
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post #82 of 92
If it sells for $760 CAD that's more reasonable. But this card is pretty much a waste of money. Nothing cool to make it a collector's edition .
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post #83 of 92
$760 Canadian, that's a great deal, and I doubt it's real.

They probably forgot a 1 in front of the 7.

NewEgg, NCIX.com don't have any stock yet.
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post #84 of 92
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Originally Posted by andos View Post
I remember so many people, telling me, dude you crazy, why would ASUS price it over $1000, you're stupid, why would ASUS come up with the most expensive graphics card to date.

Guess I was right after all.

Well I guess MARS II performance is easily beaten by 6990(If you can get one) + 6970, or simply 3 6970. With a much lower price point, of course.
crazy thing is this card sells for $1889 here in Taiwan, despite ASUS being a Taiwan brand and all.
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post #85 of 92
ugh. thats retarded. No thanks. for the price, id rather get TWO 6990's
    
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theyre around 1.4k in australia
    
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post #87 of 92
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Then this card is great if true.
post #88 of 92
So could probably release a turd in a sandwitch, tag it limited edition, and that makes it worth buying?

Too low specs to support the pricetag, not enough VRam. Honestly, Tri-Sli 580's makes much more sense.
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ASUS Mars II = $1499
AMD Radeon HD6970 = $370

Is the ASUS really worth 4 times a much? No? I didn't think so.
    
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post #90 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post
ASUS Mars II = $1499
AMD Radeon HD6970 = $370

Is the ASUS really worth 4 times a much? No? I didn't think so.
You'll never know though since you're so fast to put it down.
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