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Wow this is steep , i hope the price will come down a little with wider availability.
I was prepared to pay $1000 but this is bit too much , if the price wont come down i will be getting 2 GTX680 , i don,t plan on quad SLI so the whole 2 cards vs 4 argument doesn't affect me at all.

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Wow this is steep , i hope the price will come down a little with wider availability.
I was prepared to pay $1000 but this is bit too much , if the price wont come down i will be getting 2 GTX680 , i don,t plan on quad SLI so the whole 2 cards vs 4 argument doesn't affect me at all.
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Hint, don't buy from NewEgg. thumb.gif
Buy from Newegg.
post #64 of 113
This video goes into some pretty deep specs and build information on the 690. However, I still think 1K is nuts but that's just my thought. Impressive specs though.
post #65 of 113
@jcde7ago

man you got a lot of money to throw away.

if anything you should upgrade that monitor first. everything else is high end and that monitor is a budget one.

i am glad i got a EVGA 590.

1. lifetime warranty
2. plays 90% game at 60fps on my dell u3011.

what else can i ask for.

just wondering if 690 you will see better graphics at the same setting compared to 590 other than the frame rate increase?
    
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@jcde7ago
man you got a lot of money to throw away.
if anything you should upgrade that monitor first. everything else is high end and that monitor is a budget one.
i am glad i got a EVGA 590.
1. lifetime warranty
2. plays 90% game at 60fps on my dell u3011.
what else can i ask for.
just wondering if 690 you will see better graphics at the same setting compared to 590 other than the frame rate increase?

Considering I still have my EVGA GTX 590, YES. God yes. I've had my GTX 590 since RELEASE DAY. And it's getting replaced as soon as my GTX 690 is delivered on Monday. So please, don't talk to me like i don't have any idea what the 590 is like.

I loved my 590, but i'm sorry - it does not compare to the GTX 690 or a pair of 680s in SLI. Period. It's not even close. A single GTX 680, and with improved drivers at that, will undoubtedly surpass a GTX 590 in performance completely in a relatively short time from now. It's already trading blows in most benchmarks. I also built this rig to last me at least 2 years without upgrading.

It seems like you just jumped in this thread spouting off about how much you love your 590, even though no one said anything about the 590. Insecure much?

And also, you're really hating on my monitor? It's 2560x1440p, while yours is barely bigger at 2560x1600p. The only difference is you paid $1,200 for yours, and I paid $380 for mine. Oddly enough, they both use panels made by LG, except mine doesn't have crappy anti-glare coating that screws up colors. Or did you not know that? And here you are, telling me that I "got a lot of money to throw away." LOL. Even if that WERE the case (and it's not), I can afford it, since I work hard for my money. Who are you to tell me that i'm throwing away anything? rolleyes.gif
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Burned.

But back to OP - a lot of you guys are are angry at the price gouging.. but this is a luxury item, and there will be plenty of people who will pay anything for them. Like someone said, I'm also surprised they didn't charge at least $1400 for these.
    
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Burned.
But back to OP - a lot of you guys are are angry at the price gouging.. but this is a luxury item, and there will be plenty of people who will pay anything for them. Like someone said, I'm also surprised they didn't charge at least $1400 for these.

Agreed - but it's more the concept of us not expecting a place like NewEgg to price gouge. Though yes, it is not hard at all to see why they're doing it.

I also have to say this because people seem to miss it:

THE MSRP OF THE GTX 690 IS $999. EVGA SOLD THEM YESTERDAY AND WILL SELL THEM AT $999 WHEN THEY HAVE STOCK. ONLY NEWEGG IS MARKING UP THE PRICE AT $1,200.
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Agreed - but it's more the concept of us not expecting a place like NewEgg to price gouge. Though yes, it is not hard at all to see why they're doing it.
I also have to say this because people seem to miss it:
THE MSRP OF THE GTX 690 IS $999. EVGA SOLD THEM YESTERDAY AND WILL SELL THEM AT $999 WHEN THEY HAVE STOCK. ONLY NEWEGG IS MARKING UP THE PRICE AT $1,200.

Then buy at EVGA? who cares what one online store is doing.
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Then buy at EVGA? who cares what one online store is doing.

Dude, seriously...why are you all over NewEgg's nuts? There have been many posters here claiming how much of a rip off the GTX 690 is @ $1,200, because the OP mentioned NewEgg's price, and NewEgg's price only. When in reality, they're the only e-tailer marking the prices up. It's misleading, because people that read ONLY this thread are going to get the impression that the GTX 690's retail price is $1,200, when in all actuality, that's just NewEgg trying to cash in on their customers with a price hike, and HONEST e-tailers like EVGA are actually charging the MSRP of $999.

I actually thought that over the course of the thread, you had an iota of sense to understand the argument against NewEgg. And here you are, defending them all over again. Give me a break man. You're the only one in this thread pouncing on anyone saying anything REMOTELY bad about what NewEgg's doing. You being fine with it does not make it right. We know it's not surprising. And time and time again, you miss the point. It just goes...right over your head.
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