AMD Confirms 4800 Series Price Cuts
Yesterday we mentioned that we would be seeing price cuts for the HD 4870 and HD 4850. Today we recevied confirmation from AMD along with a few examples on the kind of reductions you can expect to find. The examples given include an MSI HD 4850 priced at $154.99, with a $30 mail in rebate bringing that down to $124.99. A Powercolor HD 4870 512MB priced at $169.99 gets a $20 rebate to cut it down to $149.99, and an MSI HD 4870 1GB priced at $224 gets a $25 rebate to bring it down to $199. Popular online retailer Newegg.com has already started posting updated prices for both HD 4850 and HD 4870 cards, where you will find the above examples.