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Old 07-31-08, 07:01 PM   #26
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Default Re: MSI GeForce GTX 260 - $229 AR

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Originally Posted by azanon View Post
Cards don't lose half their price in 6 weeks every time. This is the only (outright silly) claim I disputed. I'm accusing you of making this claim because you wanted us to "learn out lesson" from it as if to imply this always happens.

I paid retail for my GTX 260 - $399 (and yes, I'm getting money back from eVGA). Even today, they're not $200 so we're still waiting for "half price"! Want my suggestion? Don't hold your breath for this being anytime soon (sans the dreaded rebate).

If I had also contacted Newegg during the initial massive price drop, I would have made money on this ordeal ($399 - up to $100 from Newegg - $60 from eVGA). So maybe the lesson should be to buy with the price is unfairly high!?!
I haven't seen the price drop to $200, more like $300 or including VAT in the UK 180 which is what I paid for mine.

I think it at this price it is a steal TBH.

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