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Friend and I were chatting about cases and I wanted to see what they updated on their Alienware Aurora Cases, was tinkering with what they offered and how much. Saw they are offering AMD 8990 GPUs, I'm sure it's a mistake and give you a 7990. Could you buy it, use it for a couple months and return it for full cost because you didn't get what you paid for?

http://www.dell.com/us/p/alienware-aurora-r4/pd.aspx?~ck=mn#overrides=dpcwny5:6~HD8990|dpcwny2:6~HD8990
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Why would you lie about not getting exactly what you ordered?


8000 series are for OEM channel, meaning they are re-branded 7000 series cards. 8990 probably equals 7990.
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Could you buy it, use it for a couple months and return it for full cost because you didn't get what you paid for?

http://www.dell.com/us/p/alienware-aurora-r4/pd.aspx?~ck=mn#overrides=dpcwny5:6~HD8990|dpcwny2:6~HD8990

Good to know you have a sleezy mentality out of the gate.

As stated, the 8990 is an OEM rebrand of the 7990. You'll certainly get what you pay for.
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Ah didn't know that 8000 ever existed, yet. Why is there even an OEM channel for these cards or cards in general?
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