Read the updates in the link.|
The proposed regulation exempts high end GPUs over a certain bandwidth. Since it won't come into force until 2014, chances are all high and most mid-level GPUs will fall outside the regulation.
Plus yeah, the US and far east will still have the full fat versions so buy them there.
Or Nvidia/AMD will simply sell the same cards watered down for the EU with 'nudge-nudge-wink-wink' "overclocking" to allow people to get the full power draining experience.
...the crap the EU worries itself about however is beyond comprehension. We're a bad cough and a grumpy Greek away from a currency collapse and here they are trying to mess up my game of Crysis...
#9086596, By Cosquae I used to like EU...
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