Planning to build a new computer? Read Here first! #5
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02-19-2013, 12:01 AM
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Originally Posted by
The K Man
So I just got a new build and apparently my MSI GTX 670 isn't working correctly. The store doesn't have any more in stock, but do have a refurbished MSI GTX 670 Power Edition that they are willing to give me instead of ordering a new standard MSI GTX 670.
Are refurbished cards reliable or should I just wait for them to order me a new one?
Depends on how fast you want the card. Usually refurbished hardware is totally fine, usually whomever is fixing it will have to put it through a bunch of extra testing to verify it can be re-sold, so often refurbed units will go through more testing than batch sold units.
If you really like the idea of a brand new untouched one you can wait too
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