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So, does anybody have any opinions on Diamond current offerings? The last card I bought from them was a 4870x2 and am currently I'm the market for a 6970. How is there customer service, RMA, and products. They used to be pretty prevalent but haven't heard anything lately. Just for reference I'm leaning towards MSI.
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post #2 of 9
if it's a reference, you shouldn't have a problem
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i've heard there Customer service is almost non existent, but the cards themselves to be fine (they mostly do reference anyhow)
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For reference designs there fine but for non reference coolers I wouldn't look at them
    
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Diamond is a solid company. I have never used their RMA service cuz i have always had a solid card from Diamond. I would buy from them again
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post #6 of 9
I've heard that their customer service is non-existant (Some guy got no response from CS for over half a year)

Their 6970s are all reference right now though.
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The 5770s they were selling a while back were overpriced and the one I bought was horribly defective. I returned it, and I'm never buyin' from them again.
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post #8 of 9
I've had everythong from Monster 3D, Mega-Monster, X1900XTX with dedicated Crossfire card, and now a pair of 5870 EF6 in Crossfire on my sig rig. I also have a 6870 on another PC. I never had any issues with Diamond reference cards.

Not sure why they aren't as popular as the rest these past few years. I'm guessing it's because they tend to be a bit more expensive than it's comparable competitors.
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post #9 of 9
non-existent customer support

Do not expect an RMA.

They have an F with the BBB (no small feat)

'nuff said
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