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http://www.techbuy.com.au/p/185064/VIDEOCARDS_RADEON_7000_SERIES/Gigabyte/R797D5-3GD-B.asp
Edited by Denim-187 - 1/9/12 at 12:37am
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Looks like Ill be passing on these at that price.
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7970 are going for about $640 here in the states
    
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Originally Posted by punker View Post

7970 are going for about $640 here in the states

?

...$550

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&DEPA=0&Order=BESTMATCH&N=-1&isNodeId=1&Description=hd7970&x=0&y=0
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Wow... And I thought they only price gouged us on games.

This is silly. Almost twice the price...
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Wow... And I thought they only price gouged us on games.
This is silly. Almost twice the price...

lol yea, that 550 US = 538.11 AUS

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Wow that's ridiculous but pccg have said they will be selling theirs for around $700.
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Australians are always going to get price gauged, a stronger AUD won't make a (big) difference. frown.gif
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Originally Posted by AMD_Freak View Post

Looks like Ill be passing on these at that price.

Your location says Florida...
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7970 are going for about $640 here in the states

What are you talking about? Newegg has them for $549. Still too rich for my blood, I'll wait for a month and see what happens to pricing as availability increases.
Edited by Mygaffer - 1/8/12 at 7:01pm
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Your location says Florida...
What are you talking about? Newegg has them for $549. Still too rich for my blood, I'll wait for a month and see what happens to pricing as availability increases.
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And they wonder why people do arm robberies here in Sydney wth.gif
http://www.techbuy.com.au/p/185064/VIDEOCARDS_RADEON_7000_SERIES/Gigabyte/R797D5-3GD-B.asp

Just had a look at UMART and they're selling the 7970 for $789. Still way too overpriced for what they're worth, but obviously, better then what they're quoting.
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