AMD fights back at NVIDIA by slashing Radeon R9 285 pricing

AMD cuts pricing on its Radeon R9 285 video card to battle the NVIDIA GTX 960.

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Published Fri, May 1 2015 8:24 PM CDT   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:07 PM CST

We have just seen reports of AMD once again trying to better NVIDIA, reportedly trying to take would-be GTX 960 owners under their wing.

AMD fights back at NVIDIA by slashing Radeon R9 285 pricing | TweakTown.com

The method they've decided to take is cone again that of a price cut, seeing their R9 285 video card see a drop to 180 Euro ($201 US) when compared to the pricing of a GTX 960 at 192 Euro ($215 USD).

AMD's option does have the issue of slightly higher power consumption and noise ratings, so is the saving of $14 US enough to entice you away from the big green?

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