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Hey all,
I just recently picked up a 192 core SSC for $160 (20% paypal CB from buy.com, 10 MIR) and plan to step it up to the 55nm's when they drop in price a bit. Since CB is not factored in to the retail price, will I be able to step up from the original $211? Also, does Evga match any e-tailer price, or am I stuck with the redonkulous MSRP prices in their store? (still worth it for 55nm IMO, but nonetheless...)

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They still use the msrp when you step up
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Yes you should be able to credit the full $211 towards your step up
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If you want more video card power then sure step up.
 
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Hate to pop your bubble but the 55 version of the 260 will carry the same part number
but be listed as a revision not a different card. I hope I am wrong but this is what the did with the core 216 versus core 192
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Originally Posted by slickwilly View Post
Hate to pop your bubble but the 55 version of the 260 will carry the same part number
but be listed as a revision not a different card. I hope I am wrong but this is what the did with the core 216 versus core 192
So does that mean no step-up?
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If I am right then not for another 260 but a 55mm 280 or 295 yes
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post #8 of 8
I posted the question of a step to the 55nm card from a 65nm version and the reply
I got back was it's on the list so maybe, but it is for the lowly 576 core version as there is no step up to a factory over clocked card.
P.s I paid 300 usd for my 260 and Evga is listing the 55nm version at 289 on their web site does that mean I get a credit
Edited by slickwilly - 12/23/08 at 5:34pm
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