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Graphic Card Shortage & Price Rise

One again the gamers are paying the price of all the get rich quick Bitcoin miners, with price and availability of graphics cards being hammered adding to the really high price of DDR4 memory, we have had to increase the base price of our systems until this settles down and the bubble bursts.

Our suppliers are also dealing with the shortage and making sure the "normal customer" like ourselves get 1st dibs on stock, but if you bear in mind that DDR4 is close to £200 for 16GB and a 1060 6GB is nigh on £350 if you can get one that is. We remember the time when the CPU was the most expensive component, not anymore.