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Why is Sapphire X1900XTX so much cheaper?

Discussion in 'Graphics Cards' started by Noxis, 27 Feb 2006.

  1. Noxis

    Banned

    Joined: 26 Jul 2003

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    Location: Surrey

    As topic :D

    How come its so much cheaper than say the Asus?
     
  2. King_Boru

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 9 Jan 2005

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    Location: Canada

    Proberbly down to the supplier.
     
  3. LoadsaMoney

    Caporegime

    Joined: 8 Jul 2003

    Posts: 29,860

    Location: In a house

    Asus support for graphics cards is abysmal, so OcUK are handling the RMA's themselves, hence the higher price. :)
     
  4. Jimbo Mahoney

    Soldato

    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 6,417

    Yeh.

    Sapphire are ATI's main reseller / gfx card manufacturer I think.
     
  5. Goksly

    Capodecina

    Joined: 5 Mar 2003

    Posts: 10,626

    Location: Nottingham

    Asus are usually uber expencive anywho.