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If you paid by credit card, call the credit card company to see if they offer any kind of price matching. Most credit card companies do so you'll just have to show them a circular with the new price.

So the 3850 and the 3870 are only $20 apart? I think the 3850s are going to be selling much in that case.....
Even if it's an online retailer? I guess I need to wait until I see their price drop happen.
    
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post #22 of 54
I saw an HD3870 for $184.99 on newegg today. Guess the price drops are already in effect.

Link: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814102719
    
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Now ALL i need is a Crossfire mobo and 2x 3870. nahh Im going to stick with going SLI soon. Maybe this will force the 8800GTS 320 down more and i could definatly wanna go SLI. BUt seriously Im loving those pricess!
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THat's an insanely good deal for both of those.......
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/wants money now!
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I've been wanting to try the HD 3870...
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post #27 of 54
It's looking like I'm going to be Crossfiring my rig real soon. This is a great price for a good card. The 9600GT runs pretty close with the HD3870 so I think ATi had to lower their prices to stay competitive. Too bad it's not like this between AMD and Intel.
post #28 of 54
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you think that's bad? I bought my gts for $350 a little more than a month ago. you can get the same card now for $260 after MIR. granted it doesn't come with crysis anymore but still.

then again, if the only thing we're complaining about is falling prices, then I think we're pretty well off right now. hooray competition!
Same boat as you, but I don't regret buying the 8800GTS for 350 at all. I bought it the day it was released...

Money well spent IMHO.
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post #29 of 54
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No love to the 3870X2?

I would just buy 2 x 3850's and overclock for 3870X2 performance for a lot less!
Probably drop later.

If i didn't have a CPU bottleneck as it is id get another 3870.
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you think that's bad, i just bought one used for 185 (paypal charged me 189 for cad)
    
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