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post #11 of 20
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I'm on the line with them right now, but am still on hold.
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post #12 of 20
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Originally Posted by Guruboy View Post
I say no video cards from eBay!

Sorry to hear about your card. Maybe stick with EVGA? I'm a fanboy.
i got my 3870's from ebay and they rock the S
    
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That sucks hopefully he won't be an arse and not get a replacement for you.
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post #14 of 20
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Man, that bfg tech support guy's a jerk. I called in and was on hold for 15 minutes, then when he finally picked up the phone, he asked me a few questions, and when I asked him about being the original purchaser, he just told me to shut up and don't say that to him again.
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If you got his name, report him asap.
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If you got his name, report him asap.
Ya he would get fired pronto if they listen to the convo again and you were being semi-polite.

Hope it works out for ya!
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I didn't get his name unfortunately, but I wouldn't report him anyway, not that big of a deal, just another reminder to never buy BFG parts again.

And I always try to be polite unless someone just directly attacks me.
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Was it sold as is?
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post #19 of 20
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i got my 3870's from ebay and they rock the S
I mostly meant used cards - it's just a bit of a gamble. Like, for example, the card works but the seller knows that overclocking at all makes it artifact like nuts.
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how did you break it when you voltmodded the first one? I'm gonna do this soon and I'm curious.
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