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I was on TigerDirect.com messing around and I ran into this:

"NVIDIA GT 520 1GB
Since iBUYPOWER is known for its gaming capabilities, we will ensure your future with NVIDIA GT 520 1GB graphics card. This baby is one of the newest graphics card on the market, which also ensures the most amazing game time experience. And with the onboard dedicated 1GB video memory, this means no more lag, no more hiccups, and definitely no more crying. To make sure we future proof your system, this graphics card has the ability to render Direct X 11. Direct X 11 is the next generation of graphics technology, which conveniently enough arrives with Windows 7. This is great news for players as many of the newest Windows games will take full advantage of this technology to create more immersive and detailed worlds and experiences. Game developers will utilize new features to create rich worlds, realistic characters, and more fluid game play. "

The page is: http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=567261&Sku=I455-92001


My question is, how do we let people get away with stuff like that?
post #2 of 19
Because they aren't talking about a specific game like BF3. They could be talking about Pong for all you know.
    
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I'm suing.

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Nice! I'll take two to go with my "super charged" i7 920 I got off eBay.
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They also threw my gtx 670 in a much bigger box with no packinh material. mad.gif
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Originally Posted by DBEAU View Post

They also threw my gtx 670 in a much bigger box with no packinh material. mad.gif

>:V
post #7 of 19
Yeah, Tiger direct sucks at shipping; they just stuffed all of my boxes into larger boxes.
post #8 of 19
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Originally Posted by Art Vanelay View Post

Yeah, Tiger direct sucks at shipping; they just stuffed all of my boxes into larger boxes.

yeah they do that to me with everything. my ram, gpu, my cpu etc.

good thing i didn't order a screen from them smile.gif
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good thing i didn't order a screen from them smile.gif
I did, luckily fed ex didn't play football with it. They also shipped it cross border with Fed Ex. I'm buying from Canada Computers or Newegg now.
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I did, luckily fed ex didn't play football with it. They also shipped it cross border with Fed Ex. I'm buying from Canada Computers or Newegg now.
I stopped with Canada Computers after they started charging me $90 shipping for a $20 SD card.. They were the last company to start doing that.
Now, for me, its NCIX -> NewEgg -> Google it and, if I absolutely have to -> Canada Computers.
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