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Old 08-31-11, 11:58 AM   #1
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Default ASUS MARS II ROG GTX590

On the average 10% extra performance for $750.00 dollars more

It is a nice technical achievement but the price is seriously ridiculous.

I thought this would come in at $1,000 dollars not $1,500.00

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16814121470

http://www.ncixus.com/products/63706...S%2F3GD5/ASUS/
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Old 08-31-11, 12:18 PM   #2
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Technically i could afford it.... but then i won't eat food for the next 2 months.....



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Old 08-31-11, 12:27 PM   #3
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Technically i could afford it.... but then i won't eat food for the next 2 months.....





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LOL.... I had my mouse pointer on the add to basket than I looked at my wife and left the site altogether.
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Old 08-31-11, 12:33 PM   #4
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Nice unboxing video.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LiaQD...layer_embedded

This card is a small building needs stopper so it doesn't break the PCI-E slots.
Dimensions 13 " x 6.2 " x 2.5 " Inch

6.2" Tall weights in at 5.5lbs.

2 of these in my Rampage III Extreme would be sexy the light bill not so much.
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Old 10-17-11, 05:25 AM   #5
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Um it is the same price to get 2 590's in SLI.....
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Um it is the same price to get 2 590's in SLI.....
I don't think they care about "competing" with this series. They are cards for the "I want the best card and money is no object" crowd. They don't plan on selling any to the "Is this card a reasonable value" people.
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4 vanilla gtx 580's in 4 way sli is $1000 cheaper than two of those! like you said rollo, the e-penis crowd for this card! They would attract more people at that price if it only had 3gb per gpu.
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