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[HardOCP] Galaxy [not] Abandoning North American GPU Market

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The North American GPU market has been one that is at many times a swirling mass of product. For the last few years though, we have seen the waters calm in that regard as video card board partners have somewhat solidified and we have seen solid players emerge and keep the stage. Except now we seen one exit stage left.

http://www.hardocp.com/article/2014/02/06/galaxy_abandons_north_amerian_gpu_market/#.UvOg7NxdVJA

Update: http://www.pcper.com/news/General-Tech/Galaxy-far-far-away

Update 2: http://www.overclock.net/t/1465001/hardocp-galaxy-abandons-north-amerian-gpu-market/20#post_21732864




I dunno about anyone else, but I have been waiting 2 weeks now for even a status update on my RMA. I am a few days away from just ordering a EVGA 780ti.
Edited by Victor_Mizer - 2/6/14 at 1:39pm
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EVGA shall reign supreme tongue.gif
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It's pity that white Hall of Fame cards won't be available anymore. In fact I have been waiting for online retailers to re-list out of stock Galaxy cards. Guess I can say Goodbye to white video cards. redface.gif
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Originally Posted by wanna_buy View Post

It's pity that white Hall of Fame cards won't be available anymore. In fact I have been waiting for online retailers to re-list out of stock Galaxy cards. Guess I can say Goodbye to white video cards. redface.gif

In Europe the KFA2 cards will still be sold.
 
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Shame. My Galaxy 480 has served me very well! Although it is starting to make some fan noises.
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Galaxy has been my favorite brand of card for a while, its a real shame to see them go...
    
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I always saw them as a cheaper brand name. Also I never really liked their name.
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I always saw them as a cheaper brand name. Also I never really liked their name.

Yeah I always saw them as kind of cheap too. Their HOF stuff has usually looked nice, but that's about it.

That said, I'm an EVGA guy myself as far as Nvidia goes. I shop around for AMD cards but I see no reason not to buy EVGA when I want Nvidia... I've always had a flawless experience with their products.
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Out before delivering a high tier nVidia GPU with a single slot cooling layout...guess it was too hard...
Can we at least get a WC block bridges that allow sequential GPU mounting?

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get your HOF 780/780tis while you can, those things are awesome looking tongue.gif
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