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So if NDA lifts for a card a month before it even begins shipping to stores, it's not a paper launch right?
you are taking it to the extremes, because you have no argument

launch is when the date is officially set, in 1080 case it was 27-th .. not before

and releasing NDA a little earlier (~1-1.5 weeks) is just something that should be done (if possible) .. noone is talking month/months


Im pretty sure you know all of this too, but are being stubborn for bias reasons


if AMD has legitimate reasons for NDA on 29-th, such as working on drivers to the very last day then fine .. but outside of that dont try to pretend that releasing NDA before launch date is not a good thing

if all the drivers are ready and card can be benchmarked and reviewed, then by all means we should be reading and discussing official 480 reviews right now and not waiting for 29-th
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you are taking it to the extremes, because you have no argument

launch is when the date is officially set, in 1080 case it was 27-th .. not before

and releasing NDA a little earlier (~1-1.5 weeks) is just something that should be done (if possible) .. noone is talking month/months


Im pretty sure you know all of this too, but are being stubborn for bias reasons


if AMD has legitimate reasons for NDA on 29-th, such as working on drivers to the very last day then fine .. but outside of that dont try to pretend that releasing NDA before launch date is not a good thing

if all the drivers are ready and card can be benchmarked and reviewed, then by all means we should be reading and discussing official 480 reviews right now and not waiting for 29-th

You know the difference between paper launch and hard launch?
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post #1703 of 2870
not sure why I bothered to type that out though, its all going to fall on deaf ears or get twisted

I have way too much free time
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You know the difference between paper launch and hard launch?

And here I thought the answer to this question was self evident...
Edited by Slomo4shO - 6/25/16 at 12:55pm
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not sure why I bothered to type that out though, its all going to fall on deaf ears or get twisted

I have way too much free time

Yeah go learn something valuable instead of bad trolling redface.gif
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post #1706 of 2870
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Yeah go learn something valuable instead of bad trolling redface.gif
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its all going to fall on deaf ears or get twisted
^ case in point
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^ case in point

Yeah because it's bad. I can't read that crap because it seems that you know nothing about marketing and in general for the markets based on your answers.

I know it's easy to be a hype victim that's why i am not mad at you biggrin.gif You will learn someday:o
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^ case in point

Nonsensical rhetoric is seldom taken into consideration... Why should your continued stream of absurdities be taken seriously by anyone?
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You know the difference between paper launch and hard launch?

Don't you know? When AMD lifts NDA before launch, it's a nasty paper launch, because AMD can't do anything right. When NV lifts NDA before launch, they're graciously allowing the public to gaze in awe at the 'irresponsible' performance that they, too, can achieve - in a few weeks/months. thumb.gif
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you are taking it to the extremes, because you have no argument

launch is when the date is officially set, in 1080 case it was 27-th .. not before

and releasing NDA a little earlier (~1-1.5 weeks) is just something that should be done (if possible) .. noone is talking month/months


Im pretty sure you know all of this too, but are being stubborn for bias reasons


if AMD has legitimate reasons for NDA on 29-th, such as working on drivers to the very last day then fine .. but outside of that dont try to pretend that releasing NDA before launch date is not a good thing

if all the drivers are ready and card can be benchmarked and reviewed, then by all means we should be reading and discussing official 480 reviews right now and not waiting for 29-th

I am taking it to the extremes to illustrate just how bad and arbitrary your argument is.

If we take the "NDA doesn't have to lift until launch day" argument at face value, then where do we draw the line between a hard launch and a paper launch? 10 days? 2 weeks? A month? 3 months?

Also if you think I'm biased, surely you must agree that Kyle is biased too. biggrin.gif
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