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$50, in my opinion, is definitely worth the extra RAM.

Go for it!
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I've owned 4 PNY video cards, including my 8800, and haven't had a problem. For video cards, I pick the cheapest card for the model I want because all of them have warranties that will outlast the time I actually use the card. A lifetime warranty is kind of silly.
Life time isn't silly for me. who knows how long i'm going to be running it. With all my money going to college and living expenses. Who knows when i'll be able to upgrade. At the rate i'm going i'll have to be given a new computer.
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Life time isn't silly for me. who knows how long i'm going to be running it. With all my money going to college and living expenses. Who knows when i'll be able to upgrade. At the rate i'm going i'll have to be given a new computer.
How long to you intend on staying in college?
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Warranties also help the resale value of a card. A double lifetime warranty when selling a card holds much more weight than a single lifetime warranty.

They aren't silly.
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which one has a lifetime warranty?
Whats wrong with the PNY customer service?
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All brands have a lifetime warranty, but the XFX has a double lifetime warranty.
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wow, I found an EVGA for the same price. Lots of people have agreed to EVGA being best, what do yall think.
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wow, I found an EVGA for the same price. Lots of people have agreed to EVGA being best, what do yall think.
Best customer service in my opinion, but not the best warranty anymore. It is still great though.
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how is it not the best warranty if all of them have a lifetime warranty?
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post #20 of 21
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Originally Posted by sccr64472 View Post
How long to you intend on staying in college?
i've got 3 years left. switching schools and majors will kill the pocket book
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