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AMD offering a deal on their cards if you return your 970!

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AMD keep firing shots! If you return your 970 and contact Roy from AMD he says he can get you a deal on a "Radeon with a full 4GB". I feel this is a great tactic from AMD and they want to rush the people to get a AMD card before NVIDIA fixes it. He states "drop me a line roy.taylor@ AMD.com" .

 

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Only right thing to do ^^ But they should watch out because NVIDIA has shown that they don't need to backfire to kill AMD ;D


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What on earth xD 


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AMD is gonna feed off this and its actually enjoyable to see how AMD is doing it.


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I honestly love these kind of things, this has happened in the past with other companies, someone remember me what that was?


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Good.


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idk I'd have to see what kind of deal. I love my reference 970, and I enjoy folding on a machine that takes about the same power as my laptop.

 

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not interested 


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I'll still go with the 970, thank you though AMD. :)


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Has NVIDIA ever fired shots against AMD like this?

“If AMD spent as much time working on their drivers and actually making investments in gaming than they did talking about us, then maybe their customers would not be stuck with sub-par gaming experiences in today’s cutting-edge titles." Quote from june 2014. 

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“If AMD spent as much time working on their drivers and actually making investments in gaming than they did talking about us, then maybe their customers would not be stuck with sub-par gaming experiences in today’s cutting-edge titles." Quote from june 2014. 

 

LOL then AMD has the right to fire some shots now that they have fixed their drivers with OMEGA.

Its only fair.

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Eh, kinda dirty trick from AMD, don't like nvidia for what they did but still:

 

Advertise your product based on how good it is, not based on how bad the rest are.

 

 
Welcome to the world of marketing. 
 
"Our competition did something really shitty! come buy one of our cards! we didnt do that one thing that they just did!"
 
I love that when nvidia does shady as shit marketing its "just marketing, settle down" but when AMD plays off a nvidia marketing failure in the name of marketing the forum cries "childish!"

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worst marketing tactic ever...... did'nt think amd could stoop to this pathetic level ..... 

nvidia ftw 


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worst marketing tactic ever...... did'nt think amd could stoop to this pathetic level ..... 

nvidia ftw 

 

Nvidia just lied to your face in the name of marketing.

 

and amd is being childish? right. 


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