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An EVGA product contains a suffix used to identify the warranty. As an example: 130-SB-E675-KR shows -KR for the suffix. This example can be used for all EVGA part numbers when referencing the suffix.
All -KR products purchased ON or AFTER January 1st, 2011 include a 3 year limited warranty from the date of purchase. Registration is recommended. Optional Extended Warranty and Step-Up™ eligibility are offered for purchase upon product registration of a -KR part number within 30 days of the purchase date.
This includes the following suffixes: -K1, -K2, -KR
Limited Lifetime: -A1, -A2, -A3, -A4, -AR, -AX, -CR, -CX, -DX, -FR, -FX, -SG, -SX
Limited 5 Year: -GR
Limited 3 Year: -K1, -K2, -KR (Before 1/1/11)
Limited 2 Year: -LA, -LE, -LR, -LX, -T1, -T2, -TR, -TX
Limited 1 Year: -B1, -BR, -BX, -DR
Limited 90 Day: -RX (Recertified parts)
3 years with registration.
The extended warranty will be awarded to customers who register their product online within 30 days of purchase and will extend their existing warranty, which covers defects in materials, an additional one or more years from the date of purchase. In addition, Galaxy offers toll free tech support and email tech support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
In accordance with original manufacturer's products serial number/barcode, graphics card products manufactured from Jan. 01 2010, are warranted for three years. Please find date code example here.
* For products manufactured prior to Jan. 01, 2010, please refer policy http://us.msi.com/service/warranty/#
3 years with registration.
This new warranty is effective as of January 1st, 2011.
i.ZOTAC USA offers a standard 2-year warranty on all graphics cards, a standard 1-year warranty on all motherboards, and a standard 1-year warranty on all mini-PCs. Warranty begins on the original date of purchase.
ii.With product registration, the product is covered under the Extended Warranty.
Product registration must be done within 30 days of original purchase. The Extended Warranty begins on the original date of purchase, and only applies to products listed in the below table:
iii.Limited Lifetime Warranty holds a duration that is the lifetime of the product (as long as the product is still being manufactured).
Limited Lifetime on..
Enthusiast-Performance Graphics Cards (590, 580, 570, 560, 480, 470, 465, 460 AMP!, & H-version products: 210, 220, 240, 250, 460, 450)
3 years total on
Mainstream & Value Graphics Cards (550, 520, 460, 450, 440, 430, 250, 240, 210, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, series)
Graphic Accelerator Cards (VGA)
o All graphic cards carry a 3 year warranty
Warranty Effective On Date of Manufacture
GIGABYTE determines warranty based on the manufacture date. The manufacture date can be verified by the serial number found on the product. The first four digits after "SN" determine the year and week of manufacturing date. For example:
"4719331822101 SN082540084966" represents the 25th week of 2008
Lifetime with registration in 90 days for XLR8 models
ANd 5 year warranty with regular model with registration.
PNY Graphic Card Warranty
*One year (will be extended for the lifetime of the original purchaser upon completion of a registration form on PNY's website)
3 year warranty that serial number based.
Products outside the initial warranty period
If your Palit product is outside of its initial warranty period, as covered by the original place of purchase, but if it is within the manufacturer warranty period (two years warranty from date of purchase on or after June 1st 2010 and 1 year if before June 1st 2010) you may fill in an RMA request form for instructions on how to return the defective product for repair or replacement.
Products that is discontinued or unavailable
If product is sent back due to defective and is (two years warranty from date of purchase on or after June 1st 2010 and 1 year if before June 1st 2010) but is discontinued or no longer available, then Palit will provide replacement equal (by performance) or greater (by performance). For further questions regarding this please contact us immediately.
2. Prepare Proof-of-Purchase Then Call Biostar
All new (non-refurbished) Biostar iDEQ SFF barebones carry a 1-year manufacturer's warranty from the original purchase date. If your supplier cannot provide you with service, please have your proof-of-purchase (sales invoice, receipt, etc) on hand and contact our technical support department at (626) 581-1055. We will do our best to help you over the phone. If the problem is determined to be a hardware defect, we will give you a return authorization number to send the unit back to us for replacement/repair. All you pay is the shipping back to us.
ECS brand VGA Card with NVIDIA Chipset warranty cover from ECS Invoice 36 months for parts and 24 months for part and labor.
This Limited Warranty applies only to the original purchaser and is non-transferable.
Please note that proof of purchase (original invoice) is required for every RMA ticket, otherwise RMA service maybe rejected
Lifetime with registration
1) All SPARKLE graphics card products MUST be registered within thirty (30) days of original date of purchase in order to receive the Lifetime Warranty. (All products NOT registered within 30 days shall receive the Standard Warranty.)
lifetime with registration within 30 days and is transferable
Sapphire VGA products carry a 2 year warranty with all enquires carried out through your initial place of purchase. This can only be carried out by the original purchaser Please contact your Dealer/Reseller for Warranty / RMA service. They will require proof of purchase which includes the original invoice/documentation
5 year with registration
All Diamond Multimedia Products come with a standard one year limited warranty.
All Diamond Multimedia Graphics Cards purchased ON or AFTER May 1st, 2011 and registered within 30 days from the original date of purchase will have a FIVE (5) YEAR Limited Warranty.
ALL Diamond MULTIMEDIA GRAPHICS CARDS NOT REGISTERERED WITHIN 30 DAYS FROM THE ORIGINAL DATE OF PURCHASE WILL ONLY QUALIFY FOR THE ORIGINAL ONE YEAR WARRANTY. Previous Diamond Multimedia Graphics Cards purchased AFTER June 1st, 2009 and BEFORE May 1st, 2011 and registered within the first 30 days of purchase will still have a TWO (2) YEAR LIMITED WARRANTY
PowerColor offers a 2-year limited warranty for all products purchased within US and Canada *ONLY* (unless stated otherwise). This warranty is valid for 2 years from the original purchase date (verified through invoice) and only valid to the ORIGINAL owner of this products and may not be transferred if the product is to be resold or ownership transferred
limited lifetime with registration in 30 days
Products Covered: VisionTek Performance memory, ATI Based Retail Packaged “VisionTek” Brand 3D Graphics Accelerators except those covered under other VisionTek Warranty Policies VisionTek Products LLC, (“VisionTek”) is pleased to warrant to the original purchaser (“Warrantee”) of the graphics card (“Product”), that the product will be free from manufacturing defects in material for the lifetime of the retail product when given normal and proper usage. The product must be registered within 30 days from the original date of purchase to receive this limited lifetime warranty. All products not registered within 30 days will ONLY receive a 1 year limited warranty.