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1 reviewer didn't kill 4 cards, they pointed to one reviewer that killed his card. Notice he said that AMD won't warranty the card, and they're trying to get another from review partners.

The one person said he knows of 4 cards that have died, while 2 more are having issues.



LOL, I thought it was just me. I still don't get what he's getting at.

In my original post it clearly states the word "Update" at the end of the review. I then did more searching and came across that other thread which had 4 more cards listed as dead.
F*** me. So let me break it down for you. One sentence i was on about from the quote in you post, that sparked doubts about that being true, was when he said they havent posted HD6990's blowing up because they thought amd wouldnt send em cards for testing anymore. So now since they posted videos and various reports about 590's blowing up means they are not scared of nvidia not sending them future cards for reviews?
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F*** me. So let me break it down for you. One sentence i was on about from the quote in you post, that sparked doubts about that being true, was when he said they havent posted HD6990's blowing up because they thought amd wouldnt send em cards for testing anymore. So now since they posted videos and various reports about 590's blowing up means they are not scared of nvidia not sending them future cards for reviews?
Ok cool, thanks for clearing that up.

It wasn't clear to me because you started writing about Nvidia sending cards, etc., and I wasn't sure what the relevancy was to the 6990 dying. Now it makes sense.
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