Solved Why is this 1.5gb gtx580 more expensive than the 3gb version? Tags: Graphics Cards Gtx 5G Graphics Last response: March 16, 2012 6:17 PM in Graphics & Displays Share destroyer432 March 16, 2012 6:02:35 PM On newegg they have a 1.5gb gtx580 that costs more than a 3gb gtx580. Shouldn't the gtx 580 cost more? What am I missing? 3gb: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... 1.5g: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... More about : 5gb gtx580 expensive 3gb version BigMack70 March 16, 2012 6:04:50 PM According to those links, the 3 gb 580 does cost more... it's $480 and the 1.5 gb is $410. Not sure what your question/confusion is. Best solution simon12 a b U Graphics card March 16, 2012 6:05:53 PM Share the 3Gb is $499.99 the 1.5Gb is $439.99. $439.99 is less than $499.99 last time I checked. Related resources Gtx580 1.5gb vram VS. 3gb - Forum I7 2600 (Not K) Bottlenecking GTX580 1.5GB ? - Forum 580 1.5gb or 580 3gb - Forum GPU.. MSI Twin Frozr GTX580 1.5GB vs EVGA Geforce GTX 580 3GB - Forum EVGA GTX580 1.5gb vs EVGA GTX580 3gb - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer simon12 a b U Graphics card March 16, 2012 6:07:54 PM Weird I wrote this (last post) at the same time as bigmack and he saw different prices in the links to me, so maybe newegg are changing there prices at this moment and getting them mixed up themselves. destroyer432 March 16, 2012 6:16:55 PM Oh wow they did change prices. I refreshed the page for the 1.5gb version and the price showed 439.99. Sorry about that guys. destroyer432 March 16, 2012 6:17:53 PM Best answer selected by Destroyer432. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Is Single GTX 580 3Gb better than SLI GTX 580 3Gb with GTX 580 1.5Gb ? Forum Zotac ZT-50103-10P GeForce GTX580 3GB Forum The GTX 580 1.5 GB VS the 3GB one. (poll) Forum Why are cards with more than 1 gb of Vram so expensive ? Forum Alternative to EVGA GTX-580 3gig Classified Forum Zotac gtx580 3gb ...good/bad worth it 3gb ? Forum Asus 660ti DCU2 SLI, 680 DCU2 TOP or 7970 Matrix Forum Worse performance with SLI GTX 460's than with a single card Forum Can this 400W PSU run a GTX 460 SE 1GB? Forum Will all of this work together? Forum Why does alt-tab break my vid cards? Forum Is this the right graphics card for my system ? Forum Why are my games lagging like crazy? Forum [Solved] Is this the GTX 670 Ti and GTX 680 LEAKED!? Forum Does this PSU have enough power to run HD 6870 Crossfire? Forum 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 !