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Open box Ryzen 7 1700 for $216, should I bite the [Bullet] dust?

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1 minute ago, LaboonTheWhale said:

hey guys

 

So I found an open box Ryzen 7 1700 for $216. Worth it? or buy new because its "open box"

I buy open box all the time with no issues. CPU's and GPU's are usually just fine.


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Sure, what have you really got to lose?


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Just now, dizmo said:

Sure, what have you really got to lose?

That is true. 

 

Just now, Thinkfreely said:

I buy open box all the time with no issues. CPU's and GPU's are usually just fine.

I'll bite the dust. I can always return it if its defective. 

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Go for it.


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used CPUs are not an issue so long as it works as intended. Could have been one that didn't OC as high as the original buyer wanted. I'd still say go for it.


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Just now, Damascus said:

Bite the dust

I believe the term you're looking for is "bite the bullet"

 

 


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2 minutes ago, LaboonTheWhale said:

I'm Japanese. Sorry :D

No harm done :)

 

The English phrase "bite the dust" means "to die" :P


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Yep... My peripherals cost me more than the rig itself. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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5 minutes ago, Dargenfire said:

No harm done :)

Maybe before the fact, but everyone just told him to "bite the dust"... 

 

@LaboonTheWhale Go for it, just make sure all of the pins are intact and straight. 


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23 minutes ago, Dargenfire said:

I believe the term you're looking for is "bite the bullet"

 

 

Why did you quote me? I just said yaas


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1 hour ago, Damascus said:

Why did you quote me? I just said yaas

Whoops sorry


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Yep... My peripherals cost me more than the rig itself. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

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