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I have two 280's, they keep dying.
What is the likelihood of EVGA replacing them with 285's or 460's or something?

I ask because I know that this will keep happening. They don't make GT200b anymore so they're just recycling parts now.
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post #2 of 8
it depends on what they have in stock atm but it could easily be 460's imho
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post #3 of 8
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it depends on what they have in stock atm but it could easily be 460's imho
So...what would I need to do to get them to do this? Just ask or?
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post #4 of 8
since you have a 280 which was the top of the line when it was released you might get
a ether a comparable 480 or 580 series card.

Cost wise the new cards are not that much more expensive then the 280's were when released.

You will find a lot of threads where people have received the latest greatest card for their 3 years ago greatest

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start an RMA on the Evga web site, you did reg. the card with in 30 days of purchase right
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post #5 of 8
Know clue. But it's about the only reason I visit EVGA forums. They've been decent with customer support on there. They can't have an endless supply of replacements.

I did RMA some 1866mhz corsair dominator gt's and got 2000 mhz'z in return due to being out of stock. The only BStock cards I see from 200 are the 285 for Mac, and a 240.


Ninja Edit- Start an RMA
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start an RMA on the Evga web site, you did reg. the card with in 30 days of purchase right
Yeah, and this will be my 5th RMA on these cards. Which is getting very tiring, so
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post #7 of 8
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Originally Posted by hglazm View Post
Yeah, and this will be my 5th RMA on these cards. Which is getting very tiring, so

An RMA is the only way you're going to get a replacement; but bring up your past history and actually talk to them about it, See if they will give you a different card. I don't see any other option; unless you screw someone over and sell them a crap card. Which I wouldn't recommend. It's not very nice.
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Originally Posted by hglazm View Post
Yeah, and this will be my 5th RMA on these cards. Which is getting very tiring, so
Call support and file your RMA over the phone, citing the continued issues with this card and the replacements, and ask for a different card. If they give you a hassle, ask for upper tier support. Someone will do it, it's EVGA and it's all their known for. They can't afford to give bad support since their cards lack the after market coolers that attract so many other buyers.
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