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Hello All,

I was looking for a Sapphire R-290 Tri-X on Ebay earlier today and I found a listing for the R290X model at over $108,000.00. I have been waiting for the Sapphire R290 Tri-X to be back in stock on Newegg for a week or so now but I fear that I will never get a chance to put an order in because they are all being bought up in bulk and sold on Ebay :-P

Sort of a pointless post I know, but I have become extremely unamused by these second hand pan handlers ruining my chances of getting an R290 for a decent price.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/SAPPHIRE-TRI-X-R9-290X-4GB-GDDR5-OC-UEFI-for-Bitcoin-Litecoin-100PCS-1080USD-/221342003092?pt=PCC_Video_TV_Cards&hash=item338902ef94

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Such value
Much deal
Very Buy
wow!


Edited by ShortySmalls - 1/8/14 at 11:07am
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What did they smoke? I dont get it.
    
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I believe that is for 100 cards as it says 100PCS and even in this page the link takes you to the eBay listing
http://computercomponentsandparts.com/for-bitcoin-litecoin
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What did they smoke? I dont get it.

Not sure they are smoking to be honest, but on further review I did notice it says "100 PCS" which in my mind either means they are selling 100 of them for $108K or they will ship you one (1) Sapphire R290X Tri-X in 100 pieces... hehehe oneeyedsmiley02.png
    
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Like the saying goes ...


"A fool and his money are lucky enough to get together in the first place."
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Like the saying goes ...


"A fool and his money are lucky enough to get together in the first place."

That is a great Quote. Not big on Tattoos, but... Might make an exception.
    
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Quote:
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What did they smoke? I dont get it.

Not sure they are smoking to be honest, but on further review I did notice it says "100 PCS" which in my mind either means they are selling 100 of them for $108K or they will ship you one (1) Sapphire R290X Tri-X in 100 pieces... hehehe oneeyedsmiley02.png

LOL and put it together yourself. biggrin.gif

They are a B2B trading seller (Business to Business) so yeah it would be 100 of them.
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LOL and put it together yourself. biggrin.gif

They are a B2B trading seller (Business to Business) so yeah it would be 100 of them.

Still, I am glad to finally know where all the Trix-Xs went doh.gif
    
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Still, that's such a high price thinking.gif
    
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