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post #21 of 46
$220 a piece would make sense with shipping and if the warranty was transferable. You're actually doing the guy a favor by picking both of them up in one shot, so he should cut you some slack on the price since he won't have to ship them.

$400 would be a decent deal considering you'd have them right away. He's not getting robbed and you won't be overpaying.
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post #22 of 46
Enjoy your dual 480s OP thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by JunkoXan View Post

enjoy your computer and heater unit biggrin.gif
Lol, after adding two 480s to my rig I picked up an additional accessory:
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post #23 of 46
You can get 6970's used for around $225 which have 2gb of VRAM and scale higher in x-fire, while consuming less power and generating less heat. So ya $440 is high.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by JunkoXan View Post

enjoy your computer and heater unit biggrin.gif as for $400 for 2 x 480s i'd take that deal if i had 2 x 480's for sale biggrin.gif

OP, they're still monsters for what they sell for and, if you've got a problem with the heat, God gave you windows for a reason. wink.gif

Edit: But you should still try to get them for $400.
$440 is slightly higher than you'd want to pay.
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post #25 of 46
Pfft, I'll sell you x2 470's with waterblocks for $450 biggrin.gif
 
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post #26 of 46
Not sure if you want to shell out an extra $76, but Egg has them for $258/each with shipping. Also have a 3 year warranty on each through EVGA instead of having to go through a guy for your warranty.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814130759
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post #27 of 46
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I can't really buy through newegg, they charge too much for shipping :/ I may just get one 480 and get another one down the road. If this bad boy would sell nicely, I would get two 480's and pay for the i5 and board out of pocket. Buuuuut...My budget is hinting that I'll only be able to get one :/
 
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post #28 of 46
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Quote:
Originally Posted by stryk3r1215 View Post

I can't really buy through newegg, they charge too much for shipping :/ I may just get one 480 and get another one down the road. If this bad boy would sell nicely, I would get two 480's and pay for the i5 and board out of pocket. Buuuuut...My budget is hinting that I'll only be able to get one :/

Woohoo I got a bidder! Maybe 2 480's have a better chance now smile.gifthumb.gif
 
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post #29 of 46
Quote:
Originally Posted by stryk3r1215 View Post

Woohoo I got a bidder! Maybe 2 480's have a better chance now smile.gifthumb.gif

Nice! Glad to see someone sticking with the good ole' 400 series like me biggrin.gif

Just 2 things..

I hope you have some SERIOUS airflow going threw your case if not putting these badboys under water..

Secondly, and lastly, you're gonna need a bigger powersupply... Seriously.. tongue.gif
 
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post #30 of 46
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Dustin1 View Post

Nice! Glad to see someone sticking with the good ole' 400 series like me biggrin.gif
Just 2 things..
I hope you have some SERIOUS airflow going threw your case if not putting these badboys under water..
Secondly, and lastly, you're gonna need a bigger powersupply... Seriously.. tongue.gif

Hahaha yea I know! biggrin.gif I have to get at least 1000W PSU. And about the case...I don't think I'll be putting them underwater for now, I'm just gonna have to get a good case. thumb.gif

I really want to get these two 480's! biggrin.gif
 
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