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Microman....."Kicking the snot out of benches....and now RMA's!"
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i would raise hell thats BS if you want me to bash some skulls i'll call and say i'm you
lol

If email gets me no where, I'll let you know
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I just got an email back from the RMA people. I can upgrade to a x3870x2 for a charge of $50.

I guess I'd be stupid not to do it.
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See if you can for like....$30, show them your receipt for the 2900, then the link for the 3870, and complain that they're not giving you back a card of equal monetary value.
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nice squeezing the juice for what its worth
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See if you can for like....$30, show them your receipt for the 2900, then the link for the 3870, and complain that they're not giving you back a card of equal monetary value.
Well I just checked on Newegg for the HIS 2900XT 1GB model , and the price dropped two hundred dollars. I swear it was over $400 a day ago.
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mabye HIS called newegg to price drop it just to screw ya over
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mabye HIS called newegg to price drop it just to screw ya over
Why would MasterKromm have put $399 if it was listed for $240??

I'm confused. Something weird is happening lol. Either way, $50 more for a x2 and I can turn around and sell it for retail. Can't complain.

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I think the 2900XT has a higher resale value?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814161173

^HIS 2900XT 1GB GDDR4 for $399

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814161217

^HIS 3870 512MB GDDR4 IceQ3 turbo for $203 after $20MIR
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FYI, you can CF any HD2900 cards with any HD3870 cards, including the X2.
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You can just tell them to give you a check for $175 so you can buy my Hd2900XT.
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