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is there no decent GPU company left?

(although i've been pretty satisfied with powercolor too...) how's Asus/Gigabyte/MSI's RMAs?
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Originally Posted by AlaskaFox View Post
Good stuff but yeah when i mean even the slightest artifact.

when i first got my card i saw a few weird things, but i was a noob and thought nothing of it, figuring it was caused by my other crappy components.

the problem has since gotten worse (still tollerable but annoying)

i reccomend msi afterburner + kombustor/furmark. thats where i started seeing my artifacts first.


i will even go as far as to say; overclock it and see how well it runs. i get more and more artifacts every slight bump in core speed, even worse in vid ram speed.
I know how to overclock a gpu like a pro just the cpu that I cant atm.
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post #33 of 40
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RMA it then sell it. Then go NVIDIA AND GET EVGA!
after all the shipping + admin fees it wouldnt be as worth it to sell. Do you have an appraisal reccomendation for this card???

And i have contemplated going with nvid after this card, just for this smaller computer though. still planning on the 6950 for my good computer
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You mean the oh-so-overclockable GTX 590? Oh wait.
lol.. ^ inoright? Might be good for a campfire, thats about it.

Should be sigged hah..
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is there no decent GPU company left?

(although i've been pretty satisfied with powercolor too...) how's Asus/Gigabyte/MSI's RMAs?
MSI is pretty easy they only ask what you did to troubleshoot.

No idea about the others though.
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post #36 of 40
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Originally Posted by Sainesk View Post
is there no decent GPU company left?

(although i've been pretty satisfied with powercolor too...) how's Asus/Gigabyte/MSI's RMAs?
i am also curiouse about these companies.
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I know how to overclock a gpu like a pro just the cpu that I cant atm.
well fly at 'er when it arrives and best of luck to you
post #37 of 40
Here in the U.S. in regards to Sapphire, all you have to do is pay $15 to them for some kind of fee, and they cover the shipping in return to you.

That's pretty much it.
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My 5870 came with a broken mini display to DVI adapter, so I emailed them and they said email these people and then they wanted me to pay them $30 for a new one...im like no thanks...
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Originally Posted by 8-Ball View Post
Here in the U.S. in regards to Sapphire, all you have to do is pay $15 to them for some kind of fee, and they cover the shipping in return to you.

That's pretty much it.
for a singular rate of 15$ i would gladly return my card, but the cost for me would end up being more than 2X that
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Originally Posted by Theory View Post
My 5870 came with a broken mini display to DVI adapter, so I emailed them and they said email these people and then they wanted me to pay them $30 for a new one...im like no thanks...
Precisely!

Did you contact the place you bought it from?
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