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What is this I hear about sending in your Graphics card for a newer generation model? I heard mumblings of 7900 owners who got 8600's.
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Id say if it was a RMA'd 7900 being its more or less dicountinued they just sent back an 8600
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Id say if it was a RMA'd 7900 being its more or less dicountinued they just sent back an 8600
Yep that's it. They probably RMA'd it and they got a 8600GT instead.
 
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Yep common practice, anything over a 7600GT, you'd probably get an 8600GT...I did read somewhere that some traded in a 7800GTX and got an 8800GT...they were happy I'd say
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im gonna do that with my 8600 whenever they phase them out.
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About a year ago I RMAed my 6800 from Asus and they sent me back a 7800. This is for my backup rig BTW.
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I rmad a 7900gtx and got a 8800gts in return.
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wait wait wait.... Im an Idiot.

RMA'd? Guessing that just means sent back. Can I do it If I don't have the original box? (i built my rig on ibuypower, $699 w/o OS FTW)
Edited by Grizzly Adams - 7/3/08 at 1:03pm
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