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    Default 3870x2 died they gave me 4890

    As title says. My grfx died and they replaced it with 4890. From what i read its a good deal but just want to ask your opinion. Good upgrade or they are trying to screw me over???

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    The 3870X2 performs in between the 4850 and 4870. So, yeah, it'd be a big upgrade at stock.

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    Yeah so i read. But i was just concerned beacuse 38... has two graphic chips where as 4890 only one.... But that just may be thoughts of a fool

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    Quote Originally Posted by Geralt View Post
    Yeah so i read. But i was just concerned beacuse 38... has two graphic chips where as 4890 only one.... But that just may be thoughts of a fool
    lol

    Well a 4890 should stomp a 3870X2

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    Yea, 4890 rapes that 3870x2! I got one in my old pc.

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    Which company did that for you?

    edit: definitely upgrade

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    Quote Originally Posted by psykl0n View Post
    Which company did that for you?

    edit: definitely upgrade

    ASUS my man

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    :O

    congrats, mang! asus was honestly the last company id expect lol

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    why have you had some bad experience with them??

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    Yeah, I've called their tech support, the guys spoke 10 words a second, were rude and seemed more than eager to get me off the phone, and on top of that, their help did me no good. I've also never owned a single Asus product that hasn't gone bad or had issues, same w/ my friends. Well, that was true till we got P5Q Pros. So, 2 were good out of a lot, and the rest failed.

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    aaa right ! I had couple of products from asus and never had a problem with them. that card was the first thing that failed. Never had to ring their tech support tho.....

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    You have some good luck! I hope you never have to call their tech support.

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    I am a big fan of ASUS products, their boards are just so rock stable and high quality!

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    Wow Geralt i definitely think this is a very good deal and a good upgrade for you...the 4890 beats the 3870x2 hands down. I think ASUS was very nice to give you an upgrade

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    Great upgrade for you!

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    Thanks guys for all the input. You made me one happy bunny now

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