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Hard to explain.

Say you went into Burger King in America and you pay $5 for a meal. Well we pay £5

So when it's put like that the card is actually cheaper for people in the UK because we pay less. Obviously if you use exchange rates it looks alot different. But exchange rates mean nothing when you buy from your own country.

It is hard to explain unless i actually show you what i mean. So i am just going to quit before the flaming comes
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Hard to explain.

Say you went into Burger King in America and you pay $5 for a meal. Well we pay £5

So when it's put like that the card is actually cheaper for people in the UK because we pay less. Obviously if you use exchange rates it looks alot different. But exchange rates mean nothing when you buy from your own country.

It is hard to explain unless i actually show you what i mean. So i am just going to quit before the flaming comes
lol i get what you mean, but we earn differently and have different prices.
For example : if people pay 300 dollars, we will pay 150 quid . I know what you mean, not trying to flame you here btw.
so it dosent work .
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We don't get ripped off at all We get our cards for cheaper.

If you went to America $1 is just as important as our £1

So if you do it that way we get it for cheaper.

The only reason it looks so bad is because you converted it, and the £££ is so powerful.

Convertions don't mean jack
Yeah, I bet the 17.5% tax is great too, huh?
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But that is the thing, if they pay $300 we don't pay £150

Like the Asus P5B deluxe

They pay $180 we pay £130

Obviously it is not $1 to £1

But it certainly isn't $2 to £1 which is practically what you get if you use a converter. Because that way we should only be paying £90

Lets just leave it lol

Congrats on the SLI
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It just feels wrong having only 1 video card.
Lol... "one" is the lonliest number.''

I can't afford to swing with the big boys...and girls, but I can live vicariously!

Sister...you got the sickest builds!

Play on!
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Why am I NOT surprised?

Nice one Coggy! It does feel weird to have only 1 card.
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So cognos, what i've really been wondering. What games do you play?
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