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I have a Asus monitor, **** better not crap out on me. haha
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From am thinking of selling my motherboard next. That is a little harder since I don't have a backup. I have no faith in long term support from Asus. There are many others, just type in Google "Asus Customer Service problems". G returns a long list of sites which people just like me had issues with Asus customer service. I am thinking real hard on going with a EVGA board but I am not sure they have a good match for my board. To be honest, I have yet to put in a lot of research.

As for the price, I am no hurry to sell it cheap. Are you the one whom is offering me $450 on ebay? I will take $550 which includes insured UPS Ground shipping. Estimate on my shipping cost is around $30 - $40 depending where in the states it goes. Worst case, I don't sell it. I will then Xfire it with my trusty 5850.
    
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Thanks for sharing - good feedback here.
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When I had to RMA my 5870 they sent me back a brand new r2 version. It all took less than 7 business days. These things happen. I have had the same types of problems with Auzentech. I will never buy one of their products again.
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When I had to RMA my 5870 they sent me back a brand new r2 version. It all took less than 7 business days. These things happen. I have had the same types of problems with Auzentech. I will never buy one of their products again.
Yeah, I guess it's just a matter of bad luck...

I heard lots of bad things about XFX rma's, and all I can say is they've been awesome to my with my old 8800GTX

As well as I am really happy with my Auzentech sound card.

Also heard bad stuff about Sapphire, but I had a good RMA with them, sent them my dead HD5850 Reference and got back a Sapphire HD5850 Toxic, which was great OC'er and really quiet
    
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I won't d business with xfx do to a number faulty cards in a row. Xfx did take care of me without delay.
    
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No, I did not make you and offer, I wont try another 5970. I and two and both failed. I do still wish I had one that would work. I loved the performance.

I was tempted to bid on this one below. ASUS 5970 in the box that sold for $355.

If you list your card in our FSS I wont say a thing and remove these posts not to hurt your sale.

However, a person can get better performance for $550. You can get 2 GTX560's, 6870cf, 6950cf, 5870ef6cf, 1 gtx580. The card just does not have the value for performance anymore.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...K%3AMEWAX%3AIT
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Understood.
Sold it on eBay at my price. It's on the UPS truck right now going to it's new owner.

Now for the motherboad...
    
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Wow! I am happy for you though!
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