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Getting a brand new Zotac GTX 580 but there's a catch...

Poll Results: Take the card?

 
  • 81% (18)
    Yes
  • 18% (4)
    No
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post #1 of 22
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the card wasn't registered within 30 days, he lost the reciept, but we're currently trying to work together on trying to get a copy of the invoice for RMA purposes. If in fact we are successful, the card will only come with 2 year warranty since it was not registered within 30 days of purchase. The questions is...

should I go for it if and only if we get a copy of the invoice?
post #2 of 22
Nothing to lose I guess, go for it.
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post #3 of 22
id say the same. what you got to lose really
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post #4 of 22
no catch at all..for the performance value its worth it..and it will sure hold out til the next generation cards come out..and it won't take 2 years for it to come out..so go for it!!
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post #5 of 22
only two years? lol lots o'folks don't hold onto the latest gpu's for more than a year.
(besides, kepler is around the corner)

go for it.
post #6 of 22
Ive never kept a card longer than 8 or 9 months..lol go for it
    
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post #7 of 22
Yep, I would.
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post #8 of 22
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what if there is no invoice?
post #9 of 22
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Originally Posted by phaseshift View Post
what if there is no invoice?
does he include all the stuff etc etc??box??all accessories??if he will then you have the serial on it which is used to validate the product warranty directly thru Zotac..i think they also include a serial on the card itself sticked somewhere..
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post #10 of 22
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kairi_zeroblade View Post
does he include all the stuff etc etc??box??all accessories??if he will then you have the serial on it which is used to validate the product warranty directly thru Zotac..i think they also include a serial on the card itself sticked somewhere..
yes everything is included, its never been used actually. But i spoke to zotac live chat and they said the card can't be registered at all without the reciept/invoice
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