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User Info: nfs9

nfs9
3 years ago#1
Prices before the ps4 and xbox one launch were trending at 120 dollars for a 7850 and 140 for a 7870. Now at 7850 is 160 minimum and the 7870 200. Thanks sony and Microsoft!

User Info: redrum187

redrum187
3 years ago#2
pretty sure it is due to bitcoin and litecoin mining not new consoles.
i still haven't found what i'm looking for...

User Info: bluezero

bluezero
3 years ago#3
redrum187 posted...
pretty sure it is due to bitcoin and litecoin mining not new consoles.


This.
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User Info: bsballa09

bsballa09
3 years ago#4
bluezero posted...
redrum187 posted...
pretty sure it is due to bitcoin and litecoin mining not new consoles.


This.
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User Info: chris121691

chris121691
3 years ago#5
bsballa09 posted...
bluezero posted...
redrum187 posted...
pretty sure it is due to bitcoin and litecoin mining not new consoles.


This.

User Info: LostHisHardcore

LostHisHardcore
3 years ago#6
and dogecoin
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User Info: killkount

killkount
3 years ago#7
You couldn't be more wrong.
http://i.imgur.com/XqIF7rn.gif

User Info: Kokuei05

Kokuei05
3 years ago#8
ITT: TC is ignorant.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u155ncSlkCk

User Info: KabtheMentat

KabtheMentat
3 years ago#9
Consoles are partly to blame for RAM prices. Not GPU.

That's the bitcoin idiots.
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User Info: DARQ MX

DARQ MX
3 years ago#10
redrum187 posted...
pretty sure it is due to bitcoin and litecoin mining not new consoles.


what is this? I keep hearing about it?
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