What am i missing here? Tags: Graphics Cards Graphics Last response: January 14, 2012 3:10 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Frizzo January 14, 2012 2:16:12 AM $579 ? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : missing jsc a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 2:28:21 AM The motherboard connector is gold plated? Oh, wait. They are all gold plated. Never mind. kajabla a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 2:31:32 AM It's just a mystery, going through reviews. Even the 580 is a far better value, and now there are 7970s around. You're not missing anything. Related resources Okay.... what am I missing here ? Help! - Forum What am I missing ...full order list here , feel like i forgot something - Forum Eyefinity, what am I missing here ? - Forum did TH f somthing up what am i missing here ???? - Forum What am i missing here with web connection? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Frizzo January 14, 2012 2:40:19 AM no, i am missing something. you can get other 6970's for $300, this has the same bandwidth , same gddr5 ram, same gpu ...this isn't a x2....$275 heatsink? fb39ca4 a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 2:46:50 AM Yeah must be a mistake on Newegg's part or something. kajabla a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 10:47:16 AM Here's a review that's as bewildered as we are, which means that this is an ongoing thing. http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Powercolor/HD_6970_D... Pyree a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 11:33:45 AM I think it is because of the accessories that comes with the GPU. Look at the whole package: jsc a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 11:34:45 AM Well, shucks. I didn't realize that adding screwdrivers added so much value. I'm in the wrong business. Pyree a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 11:48:45 AM Yap, they are selling packaging and accessories. More shots of the packaging here: http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/4426/powercolor_devil_... For me, I don't care as long as it is warped in an anti-static bag. inanition02 a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 11:49:50 AM It's their "custom overclock"-y series. The factory overclock is apparently the highest of all the 6970s. http://www.techspot.com/products/graphics-cards/powerco... Didn't say anyone should buy it. kajabla a b U Graphics card January 14, 2012 3:10:09 PM A ridiculous OC, which makes it...almost close to as good as a $500 580! That review loved it, actually, but it seems like they didn't ever see a price tag. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumMy Rigs - Comment! ForumWhat am i missing here ? ForumWhat am I missing here ? ForumWhat am I missing here ? i7 930 ForumNew to Gaming, any issues i am missing here ? ForumI have AMD cpu What am I missing ? ForumAm I missing something here ? Forumam i missing something here for networking my computers Forum[Suggestions] I7-860 Overclocking, What am I missing ? ForumWhat am I missing ? ForumNEW LOOP. WHAT AM I MISSING ForumNew T1 line - What am I missing ? ForumPlease help me choosing a GFX Card ForumWhat to replace a 8800GT with? ForumWhat graphics card to buy? More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !