The story of finding 500,000 boxes of GeForce RTX 30 series graphics cards in a shipping container has been circulating-missing during shipping, but that story is BS.
Geeknetic.es first reported this story. When this story was put into Google Translate, it was discovered that a Samsung subsidiary’s port warehouse worker in a place in South Korea found a pile of boxes with the NVIDIA logo on it. The staff member pointed out that there is no port record for this shipment.
The employees themselves have been trying to buy GeForce RTX 30 series graphics cards, and after seeing hundreds of boxes of NVIDIA products, “Only makes me more frustrated“.
“RTX 3070, 3080 and 3090 are still hard to find. Strong demand, long production cycles and shortages caused by the global pandemic have not made things easy. However, the good news is that the Korean port operator just lost 500,000 GeForce RTX 3000 cards!“
After news set the Internet on fire, the author of the original article added: “This is a false news report, which was released on December 28 to celebrate Spain’s “Innocent Day”