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i just read your newegg review literally 20 seconds ago..
That wasn't my review, I don't own this card.
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post #82 of 99
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That wasn't my review, I don't own this card.
oh

seems like its not isolated... i am never buying a new release card from newegg
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post #83 of 99
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Why can nobody else carry this but newegg? I've received three video cards in the past year from them that were already opened, and each time it was a brand new release card.
Do the serials match up to the box? Maybe an employee was trying to bin himself the best 580?
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I love my GTX580 that comes with the Arctic Accelero Xtreme Cooler already on it. And I got it for $435. I had a $25 promo, and a MIR of $40 too. I also posted a small reviews of this card on Newegg.
Edited by PcKiller - 4/15/11 at 3:13pm
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Why can nobody else carry this but newegg? I've received three video cards in the past year from them that were already opened, and each time it was a brand new release card.
I just recieved my MSI 6970 Lightning from Newegg and the box had been open and the tab and box was torn. The system req portion of the box was ripped and missing.

Pretty freakin weak on the eggs part. This aint no open box or disco item.

400 (includes 3 day UPS $9.00) is a hefty price to pay for a open boxed item.

I feel violated, some one fondled my card....

Seriously, it's bulls1t.
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I just recieved my MSI 6970 Lightning from Newegg and the box had been open and the tab and box was torn. The system req portion of the box was ripped and missing.

Pretty freakin weak on the eggs part. This aint no open box or disco item.

400 (includes 3 day UPS $9.00) is a hefty price to pay for a open boxed item.

I feel violated, some one fondled my card....

Seriously, it's bulls1t.
At least you have the satisfaction of knowing that it's already been binned for you, and apparently it wasnt good enough to steal
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At least you have the satisfaction of knowing that it's already been binned for you, and apparently it wasnt good enough to steal
Thanks for taking the bloom off the rose u d1ck

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Why can nobody else carry this but newegg? I've received three video cards in the past year from them that were already opened, and each time it was a brand new release card.
Tell Newegg you don't want to pay retail for open box items and have them refund you the difference. If you're polite, they might do it.
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Is the lightning a waste of money for gaming? I know its been built to be a benchmark card so is it worth the extra just for gaming?
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Is the lightning a waste of money for gaming? I know its been built to be a benchmark card so is it worth the extra just for gaming?
Laying down a thick overclock on this beast will net you some nasty performance gains for gaming yo.
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