AMD bundles free video games with its new HD 7900 video card

Oct 22, 2012
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AMD bundles free video games with its new HD 7900 video card

The practice of bundling video games with video cards has been around for a long time. Often PC gamers looking for a new video card to increase the performance of their gaming machine choose between very similar cards from different card brands depending on the video game bundled with the hardware. AMD is going to be offering one of the best video game bundles ever with its new Radeon 7900 graphics card.

AMD could use a boost in the graphics market after reporting a significant loss last quarter and announcing layoffs. AMD has announced that it will be offering a special bundle called the Never Settle bundle that will include an AMD Radeon 7900 graphics card and several full video game titles. In addition to the three free full video game titles, players will also be of the get a 20% off discount on Medal of Honor: Warfighter.

The three free video games are AAA titles and promise graphics that will certainly be able to take advantage of the Radeon 7900 graphics card. The games include full versions of Far Cry 3, Hitman: Absolution, and Sleeping Dogs. All three of these titles are major releases set for this fall.

AMD will offer this bundle with several different video card options. Gamers who purchase an AMD Radeon HD 7800 graphics card or the Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition will get Far Cry 3 at no cost and the discount on Warfighter. Gamers who buy a pair of specific Radeon HD 7850 series graphics cards or a pair of the HD 7770 GHz E cards will get Far Cry 3 and Hitman: Absolution. Apparently, only the 7900 series graphics cards will come with all three games.

[via VentureBeat]


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