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Who knows. If Nvidia pulls a GTX480 again the price may go up. If you need 500 bucks get a part time job at a gas station. A couple nights a week and in a month you have 500 and you quit. thumb.gif

Thanks for the tip, but I'm only 15 mate.
     
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it's the right thing to expect a drop but will you actually see a drop? most likely not. they wanna milk it as much as they can. Nvidia will affect the prices alot

All that matters is money. Money, money, money! mad.gif
     
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If you factor in rebates and price drop of the cards in competition with Keplar. I honestly don't see you saving more than $50. Is that worth waiting 4 months?

If you're already waiting for a non-ref 7970 to drop, you might as well buy a non-ref 7950 right now instead and you will have saved the hassle of waiting.
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If you factor in rebates and price drop of the cards in competition with Keplar. I honestly don't see you saving more than $50. Is that worth waiting 4 months?
If you're already waiting for a non-ref 7970 to drop, you might as well buy a non-ref 7950 right now instead and you will have saved the hassle of waiting.

Yeah, I'm a cheapo. Console gaming will last me until then.
I just realized that was a really ironic statement. Oh well.
     
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