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post #11 of 55
I'm slightly confused on why it matters if AMD will warranty the cards any ways..... IDK about you but I have never sent a GPU directly to AMD for RMA...... I would assume that all manufactures will have the same warranty policies on this card as the do on every other one.
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post #12 of 55
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I'm slightly confused on why it matters if AMD will warranty the cards any ways..... IDK about you but I have never sent a GPU directly to AMD for RMA...... I would assume that all manufactures will have the same warranty policies on this card as the do on every other one.
This.

I don't know what the fuss is about.
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post #13 of 55
I think they must follow AMD policy and rules.If AMD says no,then it's NO.
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post #14 of 55
I would laugh really hard if XFX somehow denies your warrant on your 6990 cause of some BS excuse they were giving with all that denied RMA fiasco a few months back......


besides I'm green now, though I used to be red
post #15 of 55
nice and bold words by xfx. i like that.
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post #16 of 55
So these high end cards get longer and longer huh?
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post #17 of 55
Nice move from XFX, though its pretty stupid from AMD to deny RMA if you kill the card using the OC switch, what was the point of doing implementing a "killer" switch and deny the warranty if the card does indeed die, then why place it there in the first place. Just fail.
    
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post #18 of 55
You could also just set the switch in normal position and then RMA it. They would never know.

This is pointless if you ask me. XFX asking for attention again.
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post #19 of 55
As if the 6990's price/poor performance compared to 2x6950s and losing to a single 560 in OpenCL wasn't enough of a reason not to buy one, along comes the statement by AMD of not supporting OCing... Why would anyone buy this card then?
post #20 of 55
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Originally Posted by Acoma_Andy View Post
You could also just set the switch in normal position and then RMA it. They would never know.

This is pointless if you ask me. XFX asking for attention again.
You should read things with more attention ... to change the switch you must take off the label ... taking of the label, makes your warranty go down the drain ...
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