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post #31 of 539
lol remembering the days when I purchased a 5970 for 500USD I want to cry! Graphics cards are climbing in prices faster than my payslip each year, and that's with promotions. ***
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We pay way too much and what we get? Bugged games with first day dlc, 8 hours max game time and the quality is low. Total war is like months out and still no proper mgpu support
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HAHAHA this is a really good one lol

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

Cheesy but i love it tongue.gif
 
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$1499 is a really dumb move AMD. Who do they think they are, Nvidia? This card should be $1000 and no more, if AMD really wanted it to make any impact on the market. At this price they must not expect to sell many meaning yields mmight be low for these GPU's...
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Originally Posted by sugarhell View Post

Nice price fixing between amd and nvidia. I dont care what you support but this is retarded

I've been saying something similar for a while, but because it's not something that can be proven, people don't take it seriously. IMO, it's like we have an illusion of competition with this duopoly, one company cannot exist without the other. Plus, it's not like they haven't been caught doing this before.
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$1499 is a really dumb move AMD. Who do they think they are, Nvidia? This card should be $1000 and no more, if AMD really wanted it to make any impact on the market. At this price they must not expect to sell many meaning yields mmight be low for these GPU's...

You didn't get the memo I see, AMD is the King of Price/Performance ALWAYS. rolleyes.gif

Whenever they've sold lower priced products, that was out of the goodness of their hearts, for the love of their customers. It had nothing to do with the lower performance said products offered. wink.gif

Always remember the motto: Good guy AMD, NVIDIA is evil.

Anyway, remember when I called out the $550 7970, and the $500 680 based on GK104? look at what that has done to Graphics cards prices ever since.

6990 was $700, in just 2 gens 295x2 is more than twice the price. I'm sure I don't need to get into Titan prices.

Every time I've brought up these facts people like yourself labled me an NVIDIA fanboi instead of seeing it for what it is.
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I think they were going for the " our card is so cheap, look how much titan z is " spin on things. So much for the "amd cares about it's customer, not profits" argument so many were making back in October
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At 0:15 they load the card and immediately coil whine kicks in.


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$1499 is a really dumb move AMD. Who do they think they are, Nvidia? This card should be $1000 and no more, if AMD really wanted it to make any impact on the market. At this price they must not expect to sell many meaning yields mmight be low for these GPU's...

Like i said before the price is discussing but you dont make impact in market with $1000+ GPUs. They are there to showcase the performance AMD can deliver so kids can go buy a 270X or 260X. The money is $150-250 GPUs.
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great cf performance, good job amd, biggrin.gif
post #40 of 539
Shameful price. Nice card though. As I said many times, we need a 3rd company to compete in Graphics and break up the Nvidia/AMD monopoly.
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