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Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen?

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2017/11/13 20:16:28 (permalink)
Hi everyone, sorry for the trouble but I was looking at the step-up support page and it says only the EVGA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti SC Black Edition GAMING is available for step-up for highest end graphics cards. Does this mean that when the next nvidia flagship graphics card is released, for example gtx 2080 or gtx 1180 etc., only the 1080 Ti SC Black Edition GAMING is allowed to step up to the gtx 2080 or gtx 1180? Thanks and sorry again for the inconvenience.


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/13 20:21:35 (permalink)
    No. It means the black edition is the highest available option you can step-up to.


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/13 20:24:22 (permalink)
    Welcome to the EVGA  forums
     
    As stated on step-up page  https://www.evga.com/support/stepup/
     
    --- current graphics cards as well as motherboards available to Step-Up to ----
     
     
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    EVGA maintains a list of current graphics cards as well as motherboards available to Step-Up to. Products listed are mostly stock (not factory overclocked, or water cooled) due to stock limitations.

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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/13 20:26:05 (permalink)
    @Sajin: Awesome, thanks. So if I get the evga gtx 1080 ti ftw3 now and if the gtx 2080 or 1180 is released within 90 days of my purchase, I will be able to step up my 1080 ti ftw3 to the gtx 2080 or 1180?


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/13 20:29:02 (permalink)
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    @Sajin: Awesome, thanks. So if I get the evga gtx 1080 ti ftw3 now and if the gtx 2080 or 1180 is released within 90 days of my purchase, I will be able to step up my 1080 ti ftw3 to the gtx 2080 or 1180?


    Yes, but the 2080 or 1180 would have to be added to the step-up list before you could step-up.


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/13 20:34:47 (permalink)
    @Sajin: Right, thanks again. Basically, if the 2080 or 1180 is added to the step-up list after my 90 day step-up period expires, I would not be able to step-up my ftw3.


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/13 20:35:28 (permalink)
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    @Sajin: Right, thanks again. Basically, if the 2080 or 1180 is added to the step-up list after my 90 day step-up period expires, I would not be able to step-up my ftw3.


    No problem. Yes, that is correct.


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/14 17:47:04 (permalink)
    This is pretty off topic but if I get 2 ftw3 cards for sli, is it possible to step up both of them if the 2080 or 1180 shows up on the step up list within 90 days of my purchases?


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/14 17:53:08 (permalink)
    Leijido
    This is pretty off topic but if I get 2 ftw3 cards for sli, is it possible to step up both of them if the 2080 or 1180 shows up on the step up list within 90 days of my purchases?


    Yep.


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/14 17:56:55 (permalink)
    @Sajin: Thanks!


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    Re: Which evga gtx 1080 ti variants are allowed to step up to the unannounced next gen? 2017/11/14 17:59:21 (permalink)
    No problem. 


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