FX 5800 Ultra in box

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  1. erek

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  2. Joust

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    It's not shrink wrapped or sealed. Pass.
     
  3. erek

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    snob :'(
     
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    :eek:
     
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  5. erek

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    it started getting bids
     
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    Why would you let other people know about this erek? Isn't this something you want?
     
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    I think I'd have a hard time buying anything for a collection from a eBay user named "Cheese Omelet"
     
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  8. dexvx

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    Lets guess how high this will go. $2000?
     
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  9. erek

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    I do, but also previously managed to get the Holy Grail of FX 5800 Ultras... the Review Sample with Translucent Green shroud... that's the real prize

    Here she is:

     
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    Nice man way to go on that one.
     
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  11. erek

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    compared to some of the prices i got a good deal considering the value of the card... only paid 650 or so USD instead of over 2000+
     
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  12. Joust

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    I've heard stories of non-genuine shrouds making it out into the wild. Hmmm.
     
  13. ManofGod

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    Doom 3!
     
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  14. erek

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    ps%3A%2F%2Fupload.wikimedia.org%2Fwikipedia%2Fcommons%2Fd%2Fda%2FNVIDIA_GeForce_FX_5800_Ultra_ES.jpg
     
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  15. erek

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    this sold for 810 USD
     
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    Remember when Ultra settings recommended 512MB of VRAM and no such card with that much memory existed yet? I remember getting my pair of 8800GTX with 768MB of VRAM in 2006 and the first game I played was Doom 3 with all the settings cranked on my 55" DLP TV at 1920x1080. Good times.
     
  17. dexvx

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    Well this only sold for $800, a little disappointing. Then again it's a MSI card.
     
  18. erek

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    the MSI packaging is far superior to the BFG Asylum, think it came with 10 games

    anyways... even being MSI... with it being the reference FX Flow design... I purchased this auction myself
     
  19. Joust

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    Good get. The collection grows.
     
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    I was high bidder on the card until about $300. I knew I wouldn't win it since it had 30+ watchers. No need to win it since I'm content with the LNIB BFG 5800 Ultra I already have but it would have been nice to get my hands on another. I love that there is enthusiasm out there for this sort of useless junk.
     
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  21. erek

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    useless junk? :(
     
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    I was being sarcastic as I too am a retro video card junkie but in all seriousness, are you implying that a 5800 ultra is in fact useful junk?
     
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  23. erek

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    useless perhaps somewhat, but not junk
     
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    It didn't come with 10 games. The 5800 ultra NBOX that I received when I modded @ MSI forum. Did come with a shit ton of games. Was a $700 card though.
     
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  25. erek

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    I posted a new video

     
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  26. erek

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    Tested fine:

     
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    damn 810 bucks for that. I guess I am happy with my 2080ti that I got for less then 1k now rofl.
     
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    Congrats on the new addition to the collection!
     
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