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Poll Results: AMD 7970 of GTX 680, Who is King?

 
  • 37% (130)
    AMD 7970
  • 62% (214)
    GTX 680
344 Total Votes  
post #591 of 679
In Latvia tax is 22% mad.gif
post #592 of 679
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Originally Posted by snipekill2445 View Post

lol, only 9% tax? Is that it!
In New Zealand we have a massive 15% Tax!!!!!! Holy damn!

15% is massive Bwahahahah! Oh wait you were serious.... hahahah tongue.gif
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Originally Posted by mkclan View Post

In Latvia tax is 22% mad.gif

23% here, I win. (or well lose, but you get the idea)
 
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post #593 of 679
Quote:
Originally Posted by snipekill2445 View Post

lol, only 9% tax? Is that it!
In New Zealand we have a massive 15% Tax!!!!!! Holy damn!
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Originally Posted by mkclan View Post

In Latvia tax is 22% mad.gif
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Originally Posted by Alatar View Post

15% is massive Bwahahahah! Oh wait you were serious.... hahahah tongue.gif
23% here, I win. (or well lose, but you get the idea)

Only on OCN can how much tax one pays become a competition. lachen.gif
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23%!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

To if you bought a $10.000 car, you'd have to pay another $2300 in tax! Jesusonomitoeturtle!
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post #595 of 679
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7970 launched on Janurary 12th though I thought? confused.gif
Anyway, yes I do know how it goes. I'm just stating if somebody were to buy one RIGHT NOW / TODAY, and wasn't a lucky person that can snipe newegg....then they're looking at $600 for a normal price...today.
And we have yet to see if AMD is going to price drop the 7970's either, which could happen, and probably will. There's no reason for them to right now with Nvidia's current stock of 680's that seem to be out there though. Once there's more stock of 680's out there though, I'll bet the price will drop on the 7970.

There's a brand new 7970 on ebay for $675 at the moment. RIGHT NOW / TODAY if I were to buy from there, that would nullify the $600 680s due to them being temporarily sold out at certain retailers.

See how retarded your argument is?
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post #596 of 679
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23%!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
To if you bought a $10.000 car, you'd have to pay another $2300 in tax! Jesusonomitoeturtle!

Nope, car tax I win. A fully imported car would cost say MY$50,000. Tax is MY$50,000. Hahaha! 100%. At least there's no tax on PC parts... hahaha...
post #597 of 679
13% sales tax here in Canada.

Jumped on a used 7970 460 shipped CAD.

Saved like $100 if were to buy a new GTX 680.
post #598 of 679
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Originally Posted by afadzil21 View Post

Nope, car tax I win. A fully imported car would cost say MY$50,000. Tax is MY$50,000. Hahaha! 100%. At least there's no tax on PC parts... hahaha...

Depends on the car. If it's eco friendly (a hybrid car), the tax should be less. But in this case I win, taxes that are imposed on imported cars come to 120% here.
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post #599 of 679
I do not know where our i-shop (Latvia) is get this prices ASUS GTX680-2GD5 ~655$and ASUS HD7970-DC2T-3GD5 ~710$ . In Newegg only 500$ and 580$. mad.gif
Edited by mkclan - 3/28/12 at 5:01am
post #600 of 679
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I was coming from 580 Lightnings and had to make a decision 680 vs 7970. I basically went with the 7970 just because of the Lightning being available. I am enough of an MSI Lightning fanboy that I switched GPU manufacturers just to get the newest Lightning! Honestly though I think there is no wrong choice this generation as both cards are so close....
Yes definitely agree with you both are very close I guess it all just comes down to what you can get cheaper where you live or if you do have a favourite brand/team. Oh are the lightnings that good?! I have never owned a lightning version before tongue.gif
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