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well weird thing ati company is in toronto and they sell their cards as high as douple of wat US markets sell it for. Now take best online store in canada located iN B.S www.ncix.com compare it to www.newegg.com . The x850xt is like 170 us including shipping and in canada its like 600 cad which means 350 or 400 "us" somethin like that.While 170 us dollars is like 190 CAD.But hey wait a min. I think also newegg.com kinda foolish too, they shud make international shipping NOT oversease just to canada since we are neighboures and let it break the hella outta the CADS stores. Its kinda waste of money and a sin in same time to buy items that r so cheap from country to another. Now i wana x850xt and its really sin to go buy it from ncix for douple of the price that newegg got, omg and ebay is not trustfull to be honest. So what should i do i mean pift....
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have someone in the states buy it for you and ship it up
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My thoughts exactly, even w/ double shipping, it's a whole lot cheaper!
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LOL Here at futureshop a 7800gt is 600CAD
    
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Originally Posted by OpTioN
LOL Here at futureshop a 7800gt is 600CAD
XFX GeForce 7800GT SLI 256MB DDR3 Dual DVI ViVo Overclocked 450Mhz HDTV-Out PCI-Ex Retail $450.00

http://www.atic.ca/index.php?page=showall&man=247&cat=9

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LOL Here at futureshop a 7800gt is 600CAD
yeah add taxes it will end up at 700 somethin.......
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XFX GeForce 7800GT SLI 256MB DDR3 Dual DVI ViVo Overclocked 450Mhz HDTV-Out PCI-Ex Retail $450.00

http://www.atic.ca/index.php?page=showall&man=247&cat=9

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okay x850xt 550$ still canadain stores sux unless some1 get me a proof of how cheap they r.... a link or something ..

http://www.atic.ca/index.php?page=showall&man=105&cat=9
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okay x850xt 550$ still canadain stores sux unless some1 get me a proof of how cheap they r.... a link or something ..

http://www.atic.ca/index.php?page=showall&man=105&cat=9
$30 cheaper at tigerdirect.ca
http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...723239&CatId=0
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You can get that card at www.memoryexpress.com for 499, also the 7800gt's are 350.
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ATI RADEON X850XT 256MB PCI-Express video card. Bare card only, no original box or cables. Comes with Arctic Cooling ATI Silencer 4 pre-installed (this after-market cooler alone costs more than $35). This card is a great overclocker, does 580core/620memory artifact-free! (the X850XT Platinum Edition only runs @540core/590memory). Scores over 7000 in 3DMark05! I'm planning to upgrade to the X1900 series and that's why I have to let this go. First offer of $280 takes it!

http://www.buysell.com/root/search/9...ripherals.aspx

Check here.

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