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post #1 of 9
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I've got a XFX BE 5970 with a XSPC block on it, and a Asus 5970 with an EK block in it.

I've seen them go for a miraculous range of prices, from 300 to 600 each, non water cooled and water cooled. I'm in Australia so prices are some what inflated too.

Just wondering what I could get for them, I'm thinking about going green seeing as I have this mighty fine 3X SLi bridge sitting next to me.



EDIT: Oh, I should also add that I'd be open to trades, what could I trade them for?
Edited by fr0st. - 4/20/11 at 2:51am
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I am not sure about XFX international warranty policy, but if you have Asus warranty left, you should RMA your asus 5970 and replace with asus 6990 lol.
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lol...

It'd be awesome if they let me do that. If I RMA'd it what do you think I'd get for it?

I was thinking of selling them both and getting a 6990 with EK block and backplate, another RAD too to keep temps under 70 on my CPU.
post #4 of 9
make a fake account with ASUS and ask if they have any HD 5970's in stock. If not then RMA yours and you Should get a HD 6990 Back
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make a fake account with ASUS and ask if they have any HD 5970's in stock. If not then RMA yours and you Should get a HD 6990 Back
What. Seriously?....

Wouldn't they give me something of equal price and/or performance?

If not...

Sick!

(How am I gonna get my 5970 in RMA condition?)
post #6 of 9
We are not suppose to be advising on how to 'put' a card into RMA condition. Against the rules and don't abuse the system.
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post #7 of 9
By the time card gets to Asus, they will somehow get 5970 in stock. So I wouldn't do that.
As of prices it looks like you can get $400 - $450 for each.
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350 euro each
not shipped
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Quote:
Originally Posted by fr0st. View Post
What. Seriously?....

Wouldn't they give me something of equal price and/or performance?

If not...

Sick!

(How am I gonna get my 5970 in RMA condition?)
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We are not suppose to be advising on how to 'put' a card into RMA condition. Against the rules and don't abuse the system.

Yes, sadly we can't advice you to abuse it lol.
I really doubt that asus will have asus 5970 in stock.
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