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Has anyone else noticed that Newegg is deleting the poor reviews of the XFX 7970 core edition? I suppose they are doing this because they messed up the initial warranty claim stating it was "Lifetime" when the first batch was sold. I remember reading a review of this card on Newegg this morning that criticized XFX for a 2yr warranty. The review is no longer there. Also my review was never posted after it was written. WHAT GOOD ARE REVIEWS IF THEY ARE FILTERED LIKE THIS ! Come on Newegg, please dont go down that road.
Edited by Kuna - 1/10/12 at 2:26pm
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I can't say for this particular example... but the users could be removing the reviews also after getting ahold of the manufacturer and resolving the issue...

just saying...
 
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Has anyone else noticed that Newegg is deleting the poor reviews of the XFX 7970 core edition? I suppose they are doing this because they messed up the initial warranty claim stating it was "Lifetime" when the first batch was sold. I remember reading a review of this card on Newegg this morning that critized XFX for a 2yr warranty. The review is no longer there. Also my review was never posted after it was written. WHAT GOOD ARE REVIEWS IF THEY ARE FILTERED LIKE THIS ! Come on Newegg, please dont go down that road.

That is why you do not trust reviews on sites like that...
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Reviews are supposed to be typed by someone who own the card.
Not by someone who whine about how they'll never buy a product because of it's warranty.



/thread.
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Originally Posted by Abs.exe View Post

Reviews are supposed to be typed by someone who own the card.
Not by someone who whine about how they'll never buy a product because of it's warranty.
/thread.

THEIF of avatars. Not cool man.

OP: You've gotta do research outside of newegg man.
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Reviews are supposed to be typed by someone who own the card.
Not by someone who whine about how they'll never buy a product because of it's warranty.



/thread.

That too, completely agree.

One reason newegg has that verified owner portion.
 
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Reviews are supposed to be typed by someone who own the card.
Not by someone who whine about how they'll never buy a product because of it's warranty.
/thread.

Yes, but sometimes employees will write reviews on those sites to bump the overall rating.
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THEIF of avatars. Not cool man.
OP: You've gotta do research outside of newegg man.

I found that gif on a gif website.
Thief ?
No, I did take this image on the web.
I'm not a thief for using an avatar.
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I bought the card when Newegg had it listed with a lifetime warranty. So I should have ever right to write a review. I should be able to not only review XFXs poor level of customer support with only a 2yr warranty, but also Neweggs screwup and complete denial of it. Individuals arent always buying just a product, they buy the support that goes with it.
Edited by Kuna - 1/10/12 at 2:38pm
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Originally Posted by Kuna View Post

I bought the card when Newegg had it listed with a lifetime warranty. So I should have ever right to write a review. I should be able to not only review XFXs poor level of customer support with only a 2yr warranty, but also Neweggs screwup and complete denial of it.

Ask for a refund.

XFX is known to deliver cards with double life-time warranty.
If it's not the case anymore, XFX is going bankrupt.
That's the only good point of buying XFX.
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