Thanks for the reply
When the technician is looking at the computer I think I'll show him/her the nVidia page and suggest that caused the card to falter.
Originally Posted by abtomat74
After doing some reading, maybe the card being offered was a mistake? I saw plenty of forum posts on google of people talking about upgrading their PSU's for this 8100 system, in conjunction with a GTX260 as an option.
Hmm that is interesting! I might just call them again tomorrow to confirm this, and explain everything to them... try my luck at getting a free upgrade :P
thanks for the help!