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Alleged AFOX GT 1030 False?

empalme8

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I bought a used gt 1030 2 gb gddr5 a few days ago, from the AFOX assembler ... my surprise was to install it with the latest drivers and open GPU-Z ...

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They really scammed me and has this plate changed bios? I need help, I have already asked for my money back.
 

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Yup you got scammed.

Let us know when you have money back.
 

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The refund has already been made. What worries me now is that the afox website does not include the assembly of these cards ... and I see many more in the market selling, even in prestigious stores. Will they all be fake?
 

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It is plausible, id report it to nvidia
 
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Hmm, these guys appear to be a company established 2008, yet somehow no Wikipedia article exists on them? :confused:
Maybe somebody can write one. :) Actually, I did not check Chinese Wikipedia, maybe there is info in there.
 

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Hmm, these guys appear to be a company established 2008, yet somehow no Wikipedia article exists on them? :confused:
Maybe somebody can write one. :) Actually, I did not check Chinese Wikipedia, maybe there is info in there.
They aint an AIC Partner

 
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Yep, but is does list quite a few other Nvidia models, though. :)
 

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Yep, but is does list quite a few other Nvidia models, though. :)
There are plenty of fake cards that are non named too
 
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Yep, but is does list quite a few other Nvidia models, though. :)
That's my point - the company appears legit but they don't make GT 1030 cards, therefore the card OP has is a very obvious fake. If s/he had done a minimum of research before putting up money for said card, s/he would've known this.
 
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