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EVGA, a supplier of graphics cards and mainboards, on Tuesday said that Germany trade regulators ordered its rival XFX, a division of Pine Technology, to stop selling graphics cards that potentially insult EVGA as a company. If XFX does not comply to demands, it may be fined for 250 thousand.


Back in April XFX started to sell Nvidia GeForce 8600-series graphics cards inside packages that display an enraged dog with saliva containing EVGA logotype dripping outside the jaws. Even though the logotype could not be seen without special tools, several web-sites has discovered it and posted appropriate images on the Internet.
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The thread title is misleading...
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Way to go EVGA
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Heads are rooooooooolling.
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haha that suckes i have a EVGA mobo and a xfx video card.lol
    
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I support XFX,
i think the evga logo is only a joke.
I think someone who designed the picture put the logo in.
xfx might not even know it.
    
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Both are good brands, but that's in Germany. Which doesn't bother anyone here that I know of.
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post #8 of 82
i saw this before, its not on the 8600GTS box....only on the 8600GT one,
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The thread title is misleading...
change it into XFX 8600GT box Hax the consumermarket...J/K

Guess XFX's logo says it all......PLAY HARD...
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thats insane
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post #10 of 82
EVGA is acting so fragile with this whole fiasco and EVGA:Euro.

It's all really annoying and petty to me, even if some may say "that's how business works" over and over again.
    
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