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Golden GTX 285

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Little rant...I still can't believe how lucky I got with my first GTX 285. Snagged it up of ebay last spring for $200 and I can run it 774/1728/1400 in any game 24/7 if I want to.

Only problem is finding any other GTX 285 comes close to it in performance. Why is it so hard to find a 285 that matches my card
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because they aren't made anymore, not very many good chips, and people hang onto the golden ones.

pretty simple answer that. and its 100% right.
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