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My GTX 480 is dying. What would happen if I RMA it?

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I'm hearing that 480's aren't on the refurb list anymore. Would I get a 560Ti? 460? 570? I'm not really sure. I have the lifetime warranty from EVGA. I don't want to wind up getting a cheaper card, and I'm not looking to get some newer one either unless its an equal. But I don't really know what'd happen since the 480 got curbed and replaced so fast by the 500 series. Does EVGA still stock new ones for RMA's?
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You'd either get another 480 or a 570 most likely. They won't send a less powerful card.
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Best thing to do is call them and find out for sure. I'm sure customer service could tell you. Or maybe they have that info on their website.
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Since EVGA is still selling 480s on their website I think you will get another 480 when you RMA....
Edited by Grobinov - 4/13/12 at 12:11pm
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post #5 of 7
I would assume another 480 as well, since they are still being sold brand new.
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You will get a refurbished GTX 480 in return. That is your answer.
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You will get a refurbished GTX 480 in return. That is your answer.

That puts my mind at ease, thanks for the help everyone.
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