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this can be said about any settled case. are you suggesting that nvidia should not be held responsible? I dont quite get your point here.

I'm suggesting that it wasn't false advertising, that the "controversy" was entirely a sham.
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I get the whole 970 thing, but i fail to see what is wrong with my 980s that i deserve to be compensated for.

My sentiments exactly. Still have them, and they work like a champ.
post #173 of 281
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I'm suggesting that it wasn't false advertising, that the "controversy" was entirely a sham.
How wasn't it false advertising, it was advertised as having 64 rops and 2048kb of L2 cache, it doesn't.
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If I had to guess it would be over the pricing of the cards. Both Nvidia and AMD dropped prices by a decent margin on their cards last get. Other than that, I cannot think of any other reason why anything but the 970s are on that list.

I think we can all agree that the plot has officially thickened.
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How wasn't it false advertising, it was advertised as having 64 rops and 2048kb of L2 cache, it doesn't.

It was a mistake, not false advertising. rolleyes.gif

/s
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I received the below notice from Newegg earlier. Has anyone else received it?

We have been informed about a class action lawsuit settlement with NVIDIA regarding the GTX 980 graphics card. Newegg is currently awaiting details about the settlement claims process (instructions, website). Once we have this important information, we will send you a follow-up email with the specifics on how you can submit your claim.

If you have any questions regarding the information provided in this email, please don't hesitate to contact Newegg Customer Service through one of the convenient contact methods provided here.

Sincerely,
Your Newegg Customer Support Team
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I got one too and I have a TI. This is most likely a blanket email.

There's no way I'm accepting just $30 on a $650 part.
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Not sarcasm
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I got one too and I have a TI. This is most likely a blanket email.

There's no way I'm accepting just $30 on a $650 part.

Why should you get anything for a 980 or 980 Ti?

I say this as someone who bought three 980s.
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If they just sold it as a $300 card and left off the last .5 GB, I think they would've come out ahead in goodwill and profit.

They would've had to have redesigned the card significantly to leave it off completely.

Now, if they MARKETED it differently, that's another story.
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I just got an e-mail, said that there is a lawsuit about the GTX 980 also..
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