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used 7970 - Good value?

Discussion in 'System Builder's Advice' started by Vario, Jul 11, 2013.

  1. Vario

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    I bought a gently used gigabyte 7970 oc 3 fan (GIGABYTE GV-R797OC-3GD) for $285 shipped. Did I overpay? I always have a buyers remorse thing going on. :laugh:
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    damn u lucky, nice price.
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    Okay.. Thank god. Some guy on ebay has 2 more, I offered him 275+10 ship. You can try that as well.
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    stinger608 Dedicated TPU Cruncher & Folder

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    Crap, that is an awesome price!!!!
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    Wow the other two sold? You guys buy? I was tempted to flip the other two...
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    Lol that's basically the price of a 7950,good deal.
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    I bought a reference MSI 7970 for $310 shipped on Anandtech in Feb. 2013, so yes, that's a great price.
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    so you are going to sell those 7850s? :D
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    Wrigleyvillain PTFO or GTFO

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    I got mine for $290 no MIR 7 months ago. Used you can find them much closer to $200 these days especially with all the people abandoning mining.
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    The Powercolor 7850 and I'll be selling the two 6850s. Still haven't gotten the Powercolor working right, but thats the another story. My dad is getting the XFX 7850. The XFX is a pretty good chip, I can get 1100 core easily with stock voltage from what I remember.

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