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6 x GPU packs now on sale for miners, GTX 1060s or GTX 1080s

GPU shortage leads to 6 x GTX 1060/1080 graphics card packs for miners, also 6 x RX 570/580s
By: Anthony Garreffa | Video Cards News | Posted: Feb 9, 2018 4:00 am

We all know there is a massive graphics card shortage that is being blamed on the rise of cryptocurrency mining, but now we're seeing companies sell 6 packs of graphics cards in a bundle on both Amazon and Newegg.




The 6 x GPU bundles arrive in both Team Green and Team Red combos, with 6 x GTX 1060 Founders Edition cards from EVGA costing $3780, while 6 x MSI Aero ITX OC GTX 1060s (which are great for mining) cost $3465. There's also the higher-end 6 x GTX 1080s for $6300, which is quite insane.


AMD isn't left out of the 6-card bundles, with a 6 x RX 580 4GB pack for $3600, the higher-end MSI Armor RX 580 8GB cards cost $3990 in a 6-pack.


Buying the 6 packs aren't necessarily cheaper, but with retailers setting purchasing limits of 1 or 2 graphics cards right now, this is an easy way for serious crypto miners to just jump right into the game with 6-card bundles.

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