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    Well, the cat's out of the bag. Gigabyte has these for sale at newegg now. Can't wait to see some reviews on noise, temps and performance!

    Newegg.com - GIGABYTE GV-R929OC-4GD Radeon R9 290 4GB 512-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready Video Card

    Newegg.com - GIGABYTE GV-R929XOC-4GD Radeon R9 290X 4GB 512-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready Video Card

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    Joshjaks said he is getting one for me for Xmas! Thanks Buddy! haha
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyberburnout View Post
    Joshjaks said he is getting one for me for Xmas! Thanks Buddy! haha

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    Quote Originally Posted by joshjaks View Post


    he is laughing so hard because I got it wrong. He is actually getting me 2 of them!!!!!! I love you man! You made my XMas come true!!!
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    WOW.He is a hell of a friend. Because he said he was getting me two also..

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    Quote Originally Posted by killjoyjim View Post
    WOW.He is a hell of a friend. Because he said he was getting me two also..

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    These were never meant to be so expensive. The lack of cards left to buy out there are causing gouging. It Sux,......

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    Yeah I hate that these prices have skyrocketed like they have... keeps those of us who would use the card for their INTENDED purpose of gaming from even considering toughing them, and hurts AMD's revenue by forcing those in the market for a gaming card to go for nVidia.

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    Wait, joshjaks is getting you both 2?! AM i the only one here who isn't getting one? Because he's getting me 3!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shell_Shock View Post
    Wait, joshjaks is getting you both 2?! AM i the only one here who isn't getting one? Because he's getting me 3!
    That is cool Alex because you don't have a rig to use them on so I can use them .So that makes me at 5 card's now.

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    Not Fair!
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    Yeah almost $6/700 bucks? that is ROUGH

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    I would wait, the R9 card prices are way over inflated right now due to bitcoin miners. Newegg is capitalizing on this ATM. Wait till it drops back down to retail prices and I will consider one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyberburnout View Post
    Joshjaks said he is getting one for me for Xmas! Thanks Buddy! haha
    then when you get it re wrap it and send it to me!
    You don't know me and that's the way i like it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Solara2xb View Post
    I would wait, the R9 card prices are way over inflated right now due to bitcoin miners. Newegg is capitalizing on this ATM. Wait till it drops back down to retail prices and I will consider one.
    you are right about that. damn miners!
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