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GTX480 Lightning Ultra Rare?

post #1 of 10
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Cant find it anywhere


So sexy


Any ideas?


Cheers


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post #2 of 10
Damn, two 8 pin and a 6 pin for power for a single GPU.

I have no clue about their rarity though. wink.gif
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post #3 of 10
Not rare, just super expensive. tongue.gif

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127532


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post #4 of 10
i Dont think anyone would like this on their rig this thing can make a 650w die on you seriosuly is like running sli on 1card lol
post #5 of 10
i sold mine for less than 400$

its a beast... i wish ididnt sell mine. i didn't even abuse it lol
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post #6 of 10
These were on sale on the Egg just a few months ago for under $300. I thought at the time that that was about the best deal on an awesome card you could get (minus OB of course). They are fantastic cards but the power requirements are a bit mental (especially if you want to SLI)...
post #7 of 10
I'd like to have one, should have bought one when newegg had em' for cheap.
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post #8 of 10
They came out late in the 480's life cycle, right around the time the 580's were released. Probably why they are so rare.
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post #9 of 10
Watch newegg open box.


The had them below 250 fairly regularly a few months ago. I havent been checking since i got my 460s. but it wasnt uncommon back then

edit: and like was mentioned earlier, thats a TON of power connectors on them! thats why i didnt get one!
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I've been keeping my eye out for one, but I haven't been able to get one yet :(

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