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Sapphire needs an invoice...get an ASUS.
No they don't. Attached is their RMA policy (Sapphire doesn't directly handle RMA's, it's outsourced to "Althon Micro"). It just goes two years from manufacturer date.

Asus offers 3 year warranty though. IMO it doesn't really matter, just get whatever is cheaper.
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post #12 of 18
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No they don't. Attached is their RMA policy (Sapphire doesn't directly handle RMA's, it's outsourced to "Althon Micro"). It just goes two years from manufacturer date.

Asus offers 3 year warranty though. IMO it doesn't really matter, just get whatever is cheaper.
Awesome, now I just gotta see if they will replace my 5870 because of a screw.
    
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Asus also has an aluminum shroud, Sapphires is plastic.
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Id go with the Asus they are good company.
 
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Dopamin3, interesting. I still do not like the conflicting info from Sapphires website. Because the website makes it clear you need to be the origianl owner with the receipt.

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asus,no dout
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Dopamin3, interesting. I still do not like the conflicting info from Sapphires website. Because the website makes it clear you need to be the origianl owner with the receipt.
The first line also says:
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Sapphire VGA products carry a 2 year warranty with all enquires carried out through your initial place of purchase.
Which isn't true. A year down the road and your video card dies, if you try contacting the place of purchase they will laugh at you. They also misspelled inquiries lol. Sapphire fail.
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Asus. I rma'd a 5970 and they are sending me 2 6950's since they are out of 5970's at the moment
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