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hmm that antarctica guy must be a bug .. the southernmost entry comes from stanley in the falkland islands
 
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Sweet. Sure hope these guys have the PSUs to run them. Especially Quanlin. :p
 
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hmm that antarctica guy must be a bug .. the southernmost entry comes from stanley in the falkland islands
lol I did that with good ol paint haha. :roll:

Gotcha ya!
 
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Yeah about that map... some TPU people really live in F*cking nowhere lol.
 

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lol and i did wonder why the box looked so odd
 

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The "What?" arrow is pointing at Azores. Not that low populated, lots of people live there. It's a very beautiful place, lots of amazing landscapes and the locals are very friendly. The US of A has a A.F. base there.

EDIT: MRCL beat me to with and with a more complete answer. Well done! :toast:
 

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WTF = Easter Islands, possibly, but I assume its Polynesia
What? = Azores
Cloudy Meetballs = Bermuda (Triangle, ring a bell?)
The left really? = Mascerine Islands (Mauritius for example)
the right really? = Maledives
No one = Penguins don't need fancy GPUs
You sir get an A+ geography:toast:
 
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You sir get an A+ geography:toast:
Part of my job requirement is Geography. I had to know where every land on earth is located, its name, its capital, and largest cities. I knew them all. Forgotten most of em now tho :slap:
 
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^^ This guy deserves the win.... :eek:
 
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Congratulations lucky winners! Great cards!
 
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It would be nice if it went to a member of TPU who is a regular. That way we would see a thread and some nice pictures, but as usual, they're all prize goblins and just enter for the prize and never log in again.
 

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Thanks to you all!

I'm the winner of HD5870 from China. I can't believe it when i received the prize mail. When i read this announcement, i feel i'm so lucky.

Also wish good lucks to you all!:toast:
 

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I'm the winner of HD5870 from China. I can't believe it when i received the prize mail. When i read this announcement, i feel i'm so lucky.

Also wish good lucks to you all!:toast:
Congrats! Enjoy your HD5870. :D :rockout:
 

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Congrats! Enjoy your HD5870. :D :rockout:
Thank you very much! It will be a few days before i received the card.

I'll share my experiences here when put it in my computer.
 

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Thank you very much! It will be a few days before i received the card.

I'll share my experiences here when put it in my computer.
take pics! we love pics!
 

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My PSU is 700W

Sweet. Sure hope these guys have the PSUs to run them. Especially Quanlin. :p
My PSU is RocketFish 700W, but i guess its real power is only 550 watt. I think it can support this card. The card currently in my computer is HD 3870x2 and it works well.

Q9450 + Asus P5W HD Extreme + 320G + 4G DDR2 + Nec ND 3520A + HD 3870x2/5870

^___^
 

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My PSU is RocketFish 700W, but i guess its real power is only 550 watt. I think it can support this card. The card currently in my computer is HD 3870x2 and it works well.

Q9450 + Asus P5W HD Extreme + 320G + 4G DDR2 + Nec ND 3520A + HD 3870x2/5870

^___^
if you can run a 3870x2, then a 5870 will run just fine. I think it uses even less power than the 3870x2
 

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Thank you!
 

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#49
OK! I'll share pics!

But how can i upload pictures here?
Great to see you can come here through the great firewall of China! Congrats on your winnings!
 
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#50
I'm the winner of HD5870 from China. I can't believe it when i received the prize mail. When i read this announcement, i feel i'm so lucky.

Also wish good lucks to you all!:toast:
Congratulations, it's so nice to hear from one of the winners!
I think I speak for everyone when I say we're all really happy for you, hope you enjoy your card :toast: :respect: