Temporary price reduction R9 graphics cards from AMD likes to




AMD has the asking price for its Radeon graphics cards R9 290x and 295X2 recent months have drastically lower. Although it seemed to be a temporary measure, the models in the Netherlands and Belgium are still available for around 330 and 908 euros respectively.

AMD is in competition since Nvidia embroiled in September include the flagship GTX 970 and 980, announced . Both are high-end video cards that are based on the Maxwell-architecture, and that speed combined with a low energy consumption. They are available for 325 and 550 euros respectively.

Since the advent of the video cards from Nvidia competitor AMD prices of his recent video cards, the Radeon 290x R9 and R9 295X2 , let drop dramatically. The first GPU cost at launch about 550 euros, but is now available through the Pricewatch for about 335 euros. The same applies to the R295X2, which is now available for about 915 euro.

The price reduction of the Radeon graphics cards R9 would be temporary, said AMD early October. Prices would rise as inventories were eliminated, there would seem to be no more. With the price reduction AMD wants to make his cards attractive and position themselves better as compared to the new GTX 970 and 980.


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