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post #41 of 107
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post

Nvidia should have just sold it for $600 and still run out of cards. Fanboys will do anything to stay loyal.

But this comment makes you look like a fanboy.... so its a bash inside a bash.

I would have bought the 7970 at launch if it was 450 .. just didn't seem like a 550+ product to me.

7970 needs a price cut. Imo.


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post #42 of 107
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Nvidia should have just sold it for $600 and still run out of cards. Fanboys will do anything to stay loyal.

Like you huh?
 
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I want a $150 7770...
    
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post #44 of 107
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/yawn, the other people were going like broken records originally, so I have just been responding to FUD. I'm not the guy you're looking to be angry at thumb.gif.

Its their fault you responded to fud over the course of 80 pages wink.gif

I'm kidding
post #45 of 107
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But this comment makes you look like a fanboy.... so its a bash inside a bash.
I would have bought the 7970 at launch if it was 450 .. just didn't seem like a 550+ product to me.
7970 needs a price cut. Imo.
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post #46 of 107
I dont understand the inferior product thing.... the cards are pretty much equal at stock, just depends what youre playing. But its the rule of economics. Supply and Demand. It's like if Honda and Toyota both released new electric cars, but there were no Honda ones left and you really wanted an electric car, wouldnt you pay more to get the one that is available?

When stock stabilizes, that's when the price war begins.
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post #47 of 107
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er

Nvidia should have just sold it for $600 and still run out of cards. Fanboys will do anything to stay loyal
But this comment makes you look like a fanboy.... so its a bash inside a bash.
I would have bought the 7970 at launch if it was 450 .. just didn't seem like a 550+ product to me.
7970 needs a price cut. Imo.
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post #48 of 107
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/yawn, the other people were going like broken records originally, so I have just been responding to FUD. I'm not the guy you're looking to be angry at thumb.gif.

Yeah that may be so, but it takes a bigger person to just suck it up and move on. With you bickering all the time, not only are you (among others) turning me off the OCN you really are no better.

I used to love and live the OCN but now I sometimes dread coming here because of this rubbish, if I can learn to get along with all PC enthusiasts then there is no excuse for you to not be able to. People that do this are bringing the image of the OCN down.

You said you piece, now move on.
post #49 of 107
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Meh, thats what you think. Most people can't even stand to wait for delivery, like me. I always buy these things at a retail store, I like to have it NOW.
If I were seriously looking for a high end GPU right now, I know I'm gona spend at least 500 for a card. That 50 can just be seen as a "buy it now" surcharge, hell whats another 50 at this level of the game. Most of us are not 12 year old teenagers saving every dollar.


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post #50 of 107
THis has nothing to do with the 7970. The fact of the matter is AMD will sell way more 7850s then they will ever sell 7970s. At this point they own the mid-range market. You guys aren't looking at it the right way. From a business sense it actually makes sense. Sucks for people like me though who would be willing to maybe by a second sometime down the road but will not pay the 550 asking price again. All good though because at this point my one card is powering through just about everything at 1600p. In fact started my second Mass Effect 3 playthrough today and let me tell you forced 4X4 supersampling and locked 60FPS is a beautiful thing.
    
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