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post #61 of 75
Isn't the 7900 series of cards the first to be dropped of XFX's double lifetime warranty? Maybe there is something with the reference design cooling/heat sink etc that they don't feel secure with the ability to factory overclock. So they designed a better cooling system and gave it there lifetime warranty. Or it could be because the new architecture hasn't been tested with time. As far as the double lifetime warranty I think although great for the buyer its a disaster from a business standpoint especially when there competition only offer a couple of years. I agree with the member being upset about neweggs false warranty info but mistakes are made. So be mad and buy a sapphire which is the exact same reference design with a sapphire sticker on it with the same 2 year warranty. But they are better right? Bottom line here guys is right now the XFX DD is the best 7970 available right now. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wsQ6B4_UY1Y
 
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post #62 of 75
i think xfx 7970 black edition still carries life time warranty, but not regular 7970.
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post #63 of 75
I have seen Newegg remove legit reviews that were less than glowing but this was some years ago and I ripped them a new azz over it. If someone is just posting hate reviews, they should be removed. If there is an issue on the warranty then Newegg and the vendor should get this sorted out.

Many of the Newegg reviews are useful and accurate but there are a lot of technically challenged people who should not be building PCs. They are the ones who tend to blast the product maker or Newegg, when the issue is their lack of technical knowledge.
post #64 of 75
well this is not only newegg. I had my review deleted from amazon.com before and I was verified owner.
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post #65 of 75
haven't you ever noticed there's the exact same reviews for different hardware? :lachen.gif: o wait..that's compusa wth.gif
 
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post #67 of 75
Nothing rustles my jimmies more than DOA reviews. They get the unavoidable DOA, and they immediately mark it as one egg. HOW THE HELL CAN THE PROPERLY REVIEW A DEAD PART? mad.gif Just deal with it, send it back, and get a working one. DOAs happen to all manufacturers and products. I'm willing to bet there's been some god-tier PSUs, as per Johnnyguru, that were DOA. Is that any reason to knock the product? No.
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post #68 of 75
Review on the Diamond card, only review that gave 1 star.

User: dc45
Tech level: 5
Ownership: 1

Pros: don't know

Cons: don't know

Other Thoughts: I tried buying Diamond products back in the 4890 days. The card I got did not work and I had to fight with Diamond tech support forever before they would replace it. I sent it to them and they sent it back saying it was fine when it clearly wasn't. I sent it to them again (all at my expense) and actually had to send a letter to their legal department before they would replace my card. The replacement I received was physically bent and wouldn't fit in the PCIe slot. I gave up after that and will never buy a Diamond product again. Consider yourself forewarned.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=14-103-201&SortField=0&SummaryType=0&Pagesize=10&PurchaseMark=&SelectedRating=1&VideoOnlyMark=False&VendorMark=&IsFeedbackTab=true&Keywords=%28keywords%29#scrollFullInfo

I think its a shame Newegg hasn't removed this "review"..
post #69 of 75
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Originally Posted by CULLEN View Post

Review on the Diamond card, only review that gave 1 star.
User: dc45
Tech level: 5
Ownership: 1
Pros: don't know
Cons: don't know
Other Thoughts: I tried buying Diamond products back in the 4890 days. The card I got did not work and I had to fight with Diamond tech support forever before they would replace it. I sent it to them and they sent it back saying it was fine when it clearly wasn't. I sent it to them again (all at my expense) and actually had to send a letter to their legal department before they would replace my card. The replacement I received was physically bent and wouldn't fit in the PCIe slot. I gave up after that and will never buy a Diamond product again. Consider yourself forewarned.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=14-103-201&SortField=0&SummaryType=0&Pagesize=10&PurchaseMark=&SelectedRating=1&VideoOnlyMark=False&VendorMark=&IsFeedbackTab=true&Keywords=%28keywords%29#scrollFullInfo
I think its a shame Newegg hasn't removed this "review"..

Lol. Yeah I just read that, a few hours ago. Beat me to it. Amazing Newegg hasnt deleted it. The ONLY 1 star review...isnt a verified owner? Surprise!
    
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post #70 of 75
Wonder why newegg deletes reviews from stupid minded idiots.
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Pros: na

Cons: na

Other Thoughts: (sorry for my inglish) was 2 BAD reviws for xfx card hire 2 days in a row but today they r not hire enimore was one for this card and for model FX-797A-TDBC the card with 2 fans! hey newegg you scared me! i start to buy from hire4 and i trust this site like no one alse .... i use to buy from tiger direct and i muve hire but now when i see this hapen i dont know.....remuve bad reviuws? why?
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=14-150-585&SortField=0&SummaryType=0&Pagesize=10&PurchaseMark=&SelectedRating=3&VideoOnlyMark=False&VendorMark=&IsFeedbackTab=true&Keywords=%28keywords%29#scrollFullInfo
    
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