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Old 09-15-2007, 01:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Somehow Scan are selling a 7900GTX for 117.49 which surprised me. Would I be stupid if I decided to buy it? I think I'm being slightly impulsive because I didn't even think they were for sale anymore, and I just want the card for some reason. I mean I don't game currently due to having a 7600GS, and I said I'd wait to buy the 8700GTS next year when I actually do plan to play games, but they'd be more expensive than 118 (considering 8600GTS prices are still around 150).

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Old 09-15-2007, 01:31 PM   #2 (permalink)
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The 7900GTX is still going for double that price, over here in the US. So that's definitely a nice deal.
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Wow, thats true. Looks like a good deal.
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Old 09-15-2007, 01:37 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I'm actually somewhat sceptical considering the price; it makes me feel as if something might be wrong it, because it's not exactly ebay.
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Scan.co.uk can be trusted. It doesn't say anywhere that it is a refurbished or OEM.
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ive never used scan, i use ebuyer and novatech
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Old 09-15-2007, 01:42 PM   #7 (permalink)
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wow... thats cheap. you could buy it and sell it for a profit... thats a heck uva a deal...
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AscendTech in the US, actually sells it a bit lower in the $200 range.
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Old 09-15-2007, 01:50 PM   #9 (permalink)
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That's really something: a UK retailer almost matching one of the lowest prices offered in the US.

On second thought I probably won't buy it, because I simply don't need it. I won't let impulse cost me that much money just for novelty, even if it's a good deal. I didn't buy an X1950XT for 105, so this shouldn't be any different. I'll wait until the games I want to play are actually released first before I do anything.
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Hoeps to see if they ship to america.
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