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There's a local seller selling an XFX 6950 2GB for $175. I was wondering about picking it up and XFire with my current 6950 but then i'll need to upgrade my PSU (I think confused.gif)

He doesn't mention when he baught it, just says he never registered the card so that means that if it's been a month the Lifetime Warrenty's arn't valid which is kinda bad, but I can deal with it.

Hopefully someone can help me decide biggrin.gif

Buy the card? Yay or Nay??
Edited by WizrdSleevz - 3/23/11 at 9:28pm
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post #2 of 12
You get 90 days with XFX.
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post #3 of 12
If you need another card, I'd say yes, that's a good deal. But of course there could be something wrong with it, which is why he's selling it.

Overall, looking at your monitor, I'd say don't get it, you don't need it to play all your games maxed.
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post #4 of 12
good to me. can resell for 220 or so
    
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post #5 of 12
I say, go for it smile.gif You're saving almost $100 from new. Not only that, you still might be able to register with XFX...ya never know biggrin.gif
post #6 of 12
Sounds like a great deal. The descriptions seems honest enough and he will even let you test it. I just suggest you take a (large) buddy with you when you go meet him smile.gif

If he really payed $400 for it, he got raped. But that's the only fishy thing I see.
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Yea but id have to upgrade my monitor or just buy another 1-2 and buy a new PSU wouldnt I?? He mentions the card works I can even come check it out.
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By the way, spammers have taken to posting items for ridiculously low prices, then performing a bait and switch, so watch out!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Zen00;12846284 
By the way, spammers have taken to posting items for ridiculously low prices, then performing a bait and switch, so watch out!

bait & switch what is that?? normally spammers only put emails.
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Yeah, noticed that after I clicked the link, he looks ligit.

I just ran into a lot of them while looking for a DS.
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