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I placed my BFG 8800 GTS on ebay for auction as I wish to purchase either a GTX or Ultra. My only issue is that I don't know if I should go BFG or EVGA. I liked my BFG, never had a single issues with it except for nVidia's questionable Vista drivers. I like the idea of EVGA's upgrade program so if there ever is a 9000 series or the next-next gen card I can upgrade. What would you choose?
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EVGA Because of their AWESOME Customer service and because of step up program
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I would go for the EVGA, they are reliable and that 90 day stepup program is a killer deal.
    
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post #4 of 12
I have bfg mobo and 2 bfg 8800gts (320mb).... no problems out of anything. I have used bfg customer support and i gotta say it was like talking to a buddy...very cool dude on the other line. I dont think they have a step up program but they do have lifetime waranty.
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post #5 of 12
EVGA!! no doubt
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post #6 of 12
eVGA for these reasons.....
1. Second to none customer service
2. Step-up ( I went form a 7950 GT 512 to an 8800GTS 320MB and went from 6800 to 11,300 3dmark 06 for a whopping 19 bucks)
3. normally lowest prices with highest clocks
4. EAR
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post #7 of 12
BFG is wack...eVGA has the real poker hand!!!
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post #8 of 12
eVGA!!! FTW

Thats right PROBN.
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post #9 of 12
well i think that ? has been answered
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post #10 of 12
eVGA... I've gone through an RMA with them and it was very easy and very fast. They even upgraded me from a 6600GT to a 6800XT (un-lockable).
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