The $700 GeForce RTX 3080, Nvidia's staggeringly powerful flagship gaming card, sold out in seconds when it launched last week, dragging retail sites offline under the strain of the demand. Would-be customers screamed so loudly that in a rare move, Nvidia apologized and promised to beef up anti-bot security on its own site for Founders Edition cards. Well, history could very well repeat itself when the $1,499 GeForce RTX 3090 launches on Thursday, Nvidia warns. "Since we built GeForce RTX 3090 for a unique group of users, like the TITAN RTX before it, we want to apologise upfront that this will be in limited supply on launch day," the company said in a post published Wednesday. "We know this is frustrating, and we're working with our partners to increase the supply in the weeks to come."
Sep-23-2020, 17:26:00 GMT