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EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Ti 06G-P4-4998-KR 6GB CLASSIFIED GAMING w/ACX 2.0+, Whisper Silent Cooling w/ Free Installed Backplate Graphics Card
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: Fast and powerful right out of the box. It's VERY powerful.

Cons: The fans are a bit loud, but I use headphones.

Other Thoughts: This is a top performer. I had considered an MSI card for more money, but this one won the day because of the reviews and specs. I bought it specifically for the Oculus CV1 when it arrives. My DK2 loves it.

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XFX Double D Radeon HD 7950 DirectX 11 FX-795A-TDFC 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: Powerful, like crazy powerful, especially in Crossfire

Cons: I have two of these cards, both identical. I spent hours testing and testing to learn that both cards get to 100C in heavy use. That's too hot, and it exceeds XFX's temp range as stated on their FAQ.

I've tested one card and then the other as well as Crossfire and they run at 99-100C (or more, but I can't determine it reliably) The primary card also idles at around 68C. These temps are just insane.

Other Thoughts: I'd give these a 5+ star rating if they ran in a normal temp range. I'm a loyal XFX customer and have an old 5770 in a junk box, a 6950 in an i5-2500k rig and these two 7950's running in a new LGA2011 i7 system.

I know the card has been discontinued now, but nevertheless I have to make these comments.

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Rosewill RNX-N300 Wireless N Adapter IEEE 802.11b/g/n PCI (1T2R) Up to 300Mbps download and 150 Mbps upload Data Rates/ WPA/WPA2 (AES, 64,128-WEP with shared-key authentication) Cisco CCS V1.0, V2.0 and V3.0 compliant/ Vista/ Win7
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: Perfect - this card worked without any hassles. Get it!

Cons: it's not free! Seriously, there aren't any cons to this card.

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Derek S.'s Profile

Display Name: Derek S.

Date Joined: 05/22/11

  • Reviews: 9
  • Helpfulness: 3
  • First Review: 08/27/11
  • Last Review: 03/23/16
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