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Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Graphics Cards Today's Posts I think I bought a fake 9800pro.. But for a while, the crippled 128-bit ones seemed everywhere, so there are plenty of them out there; Something to consider if getting a second hand card. w/ a bit of oc'ing you can get that thing going even better... All Rights Reserved. http://vgvinc.com/is-this/is-this-radeon-9800-pro-dying.php

Or are ATi now selling 9800 pros with memory overclocked just to reach stock speeds? When you do this it will ask for your reason and honestly eBay doesn't give a sh!t so just say anything. I think i'll just try to resolve this peacefully and keep the card but askin for some money back. plus, the 4x agp slot more just about halves your potential graphics performance. his comment is here

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If it looks like the 9500 pro above it, then it's a 128-bit version.128-bit 9800 pro:http://www.digit-life.com/articles2/digest3d/0705/itogi-video-radeon9800-128b.html WabbitSep 13, 2006, 7:32 PM Hey PaulDH, that was perfect, thanks! It isn't a fake, but isn't the greatest card either, only having 64-Bit memory, so it is a little slow on power. i have 33's. Why would it be a different core when the only difference is a small clockspeed difference. #16 yhelothar, Nov 8, 2004 ronnn Diamond Member Joined: May 22, 2003 Messages: 3,916

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices It is about, if you cannot do it, who else can?" "A difficult task might stop you from getting it done. solved Which power supply should i brought for Geforce 9800 gtx card Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/i-think-i-bought-a-fake-9800-pro.26909/ i reccomend that you take your thoughts about ebay to a new thread where more people will see it, and one that follows one topic.

I hope this works for you. Latest: highland145, Jan 19, 2017 at 11:45 PM Politics and News Is this 53 degrees @idle Normal for NVMe SSD? How much didcha pay for it? Nope, you must be young, the whole reason intel locked the mutiplier in the chip was for this reason, it was a crapshoot before that with very good remarking being done,

They are clearly PURPOSEFULLY trying to mislead customers. #12 Concillian, Oct 19, 2004 tungtung Member Joined: May 6, 2003 Messages: 194 Likes Received: 0 Well actually in case of Sapphire http://www.sharkyforums.com/showthread.php?216230-FAKE-Radeon-9800-Pro-! a few weeks ago a friend of mine bought a Radeon 9800 SE .... that little peice of wire is going to keep your grounding proper and is important. Good info man.

What would you do if you were buying an x800xt pe off ebay for $500 and then you got an ati rage when it arrived? #3 dguy6789, Oct 19, 2004 However, I am still under their OEM warranty, and I am debating wether or not to return for a new one, but the issues seem to have stabalized. #21 Jaimie, Already have an account? Anyone can do it.

One of the cards which I sold online to someone is having problems- coming up with the error message 'atidvag' and getting artifacts...customer also said the card was too hot (which Even if you are outbid immediately, as long as you have bid you can then use the auction number and the seller ID to look up the sellers contact information. That is not amusing. Mar 6, 2005 at 2:16 PM #1 CUSACKOTG New Member Joined: Mar 6, 2005 Messages: 50 (0.01/day) Thanks Received: 0 System Specs Processor: AMD athlon 3000 (venice?) Motherboard: ABIT SLI AN8

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http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=8740788115 Buahaha, lol..

and cs css and maybe bf2? Oh, and YOU'RE WELCOME. can it still be a fake? it's because sony has a huge amount of overhead, whereas i have virtually none.

Byziralith Jun 17, 2005 I just posted my problem with my card after a few months of use .. still she was really pissed that the default clock is way lower than what a normal Radeon 9800 SE ... Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Have you heard anything? ~Flipside Jul 10, 2005 #18 zephead TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,569 there's a reasonable chance that, for one reason or another, you will not be able to

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