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[Twitter] Layoffs @ EVGA

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evga product manager JacobF has confirmed the layoffs.


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Whoever submitted that time to videocardz.com is spot on. Poor design decisions on new products and micro managing employee's. Last year i noticed customers complaining about warranty being denied due to blemish or scratch on the product. If the customer went public, evga would do a 180.

EVGA should leave manufacturing of cases and gaming peripherals to companies like Corsairs, CoolerMater, Logitech and SteelSeries. You know, companies that release newer versions and listen to customers feedback. News Flash for you EVGA, people do not like tacky branding all over the product they pay good money for. (lookup Corsair Gaming logo for more information)
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At least they're thanking their employees for losing their jobs.

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Come on EVGA sell to Palit. You know you want too.

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Exclusively sells Nvidia video cards and they are not selling. Accordingly, many people are not being encouraged to upgrade or put new systems together, so EVGA can't sell their PSUs, mobos, etc... Greed begetting layoffs. It was not hard to see this happening as it did with some of the other vendors as predicted a few years back. Good on them, sad that people are loosing jobs, but these companies could rot for all I care. EVGA by way of BFG.

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Hi,
Would of been better to post a link to Jacobs post not a twits are us feed
https://forums.evga.com/FindPost/2960486

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Quote: Originally Posted by Gunderman456 View Post
Exclusively sells Nvidia video cards and they are not selling. Accordingly, many people are not being encouraged to upgrade or put new systems together, so EVGA can't sell their PSUs, mobos, etc... Greed begetting layoffs. It was not hard to see this happening as it did with some of the other vendors as predicted a few years back. Good on them, sad that people are loosing jobs, but these companies could rot for all I care. EVGA by way of BFG.
I'd be super pleased if EVGA started selling AMD kit. Whenever I buy Nvidia cards I usually go with EVGA, would be cool to see another option in the GPU space for AMD.

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Quote: Originally Posted by PriestOfSin View Post
I'd be super pleased if EVGA started selling AMD kit. Whenever I buy Nvidia cards I usually go with EVGA, would be cool to see another option in the GPU space for AMD.

I don't think that's possible. If I'm not mistaken, it's what happened to XFX (originally they where a nvidia vendor). Depends on their current agreement.

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I don't think that's possible. If I'm not mistaken, it's what happened to XFX (originally they where a nvidia vendor). Depends on their current agreement.
Yeah, NVIDIA would probably cut them off if they started selling AMD anything. NVIDIA doesn't seem to care much about their AIB partners and would likely be content to only sell founders edition cards if they weren't afraid of community backlash.

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Quote: Originally Posted by Gunderman456 View Post
Exclusively sells Nvidia video cards and they are not selling. Accordingly, many people are not being encouraged to upgrade or put new systems together, so EVGA can't sell their PSUs, mobos, etc... Greed begetting layoffs. It was not hard to see this happening as it did with some of the other vendors as predicted a few years back. Good on them, sad that people are loosing jobs, but these companies could rot for all I care. EVGA by way of BFG.


You think the AIB companies who sell exclusively AMD cards are better? Yeah right.
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