AMD Confirms 4800 Series Price Cuts

jammin - March 3, 2009 03:26PM in Gaming

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.