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Ok?
Don't try to make sense of it.
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How would you say EVGA was "pretty cheap"? He is getting a replacement back that is identical to what he sent in.
Simple. In its day the 7600 GT was a mid-range card and cost around $150 to $200. One would expect them to replace it with current equivalent and not a 7600 GT. In fact, that they would even have an inventory of 7600 GTs to replace it with at all is surprising. Just locating and testing that old card probably was more trouble for them than just grabbing a GT 240.

EVGA has the best RMA process that I've experienced. However, in this case I don't think it made sense for them to send back an identical part. The older part they sent was more difficult to locate and more likely to fail in the future.

You may not see it that way. We can just agree to disagree and leave it at that.
    
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Simple. In its day the 7600 GT was a mid-range card and cost around $150 to $200. One would expect them to replace it with current equivalent and not a 7600 GT. In fact, that they would even have an inventory of 7600 GTs to replace it with at all is surprising. Just locating and testing that old card probably was more trouble for them than just grabbing a GT 240.

EVGA has the best RMA process that I've experienced. However, in this case I don't think it made sense for them to send back an identical part. The older part they sent was more difficult to locate and more likely to fail in the future.

You may not won't see it that way. We can just agree to disagree and leave it at that.



If they have your card in stock, then they will send you your original model back... Duh. Not give you a gtx 460 or something.
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greedy people are greedy
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Duh.
Yeah, a GT 240 is exactly the same thing as a GTX 460.

Look, people can disagree about things without acting like jerks. Being nasty is just not necessary.

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greedy people are greedy
I'm not greedy, when I called in I was told it was unlikely I would get a 7600GT back as they prob didn't have any in stock. I'm more then happy with it since its just used for tf2 on a 15" crt @ 800X600.
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I sent in a 7800gt sc couple years back and got a 8800gt sc from evga, but sad thing is, this is third time rma'ing the 8800gt I guess they give me different ones but they all seem to start to die in 4-6 month range.. Anything that uses the card hard in 3d it bsod's my system.. Hope your card works good..
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I'm not greedy, when I called in I was told it was unlikely I would get a 7600GT back as they prob didn't have any in stock. I'm more then happy with it since its just used for tf2 on a 15" crt @ 800X600.
Hence the word "unlikely" aka still a chance.
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