The Tech Report received a statement from NVIDIA that websites taking pre-orders for the company's upcoming GeForce GTX 400 series should not be considered legitimate, as the company and its launch partners have not released pricing or pre-order information yet.
Remember those early e-tail listings for Nvidia's upcoming GeForce GTX 470 and 480 graphics cards? You know, the ones with exorbitant price tags? Well, if we're to believe the folks at Nvidia, those figures aren't representative of what Fermi-based GeForces will actually cost when they officially launch on March 26.
The company gave us the following statement about GTX 400-series pricing:
NVIDIA and our launch partners have not released pricing or pre-order information yet. Any Web sites claiming to be taking pre-orders should not be considered legitimate.