Skip to: |

Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.

Newegg.com - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Limited Time Only! Newegg Premier is now only $29.99/year. Sign up now.
  • Shipping Destination: United States
  • Wish List
  • Feedback
  • Help
Search all
Search
Home
Home > 
Anonymous's Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

ASUS R9290-4GD5 Radeon R9 290 4GB 512-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 Video Card
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 month to 1 year

2 out of 5 eggs Constant Instability 03/02/2014

This review is from: ASUS R9290-4GD5 Radeon R9 290 4GB 512-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 Video Card

Pros: This card is blazingly fast when it works. Much like all the other reviews below, I've had the same problems with instability. I've tried every driver combination with no improvement, different configurations, different applications, etc.

My symptoms go like this: card will work perfectly for a few days. Then randomly while checking email the computer BSODs and restarts. Hmm, wierd. Get into Windows, start doing things, it's fine for a couple hours. Display freezes and won't wake up, then the computer restarts. Then it might do a restart cycle 3 or 4 times after getting the Windows loading screen.

What sucks the most is that I'm not sure if it's a driver or hardware problem. I was able to play through Skyrim for 5 days straight without issues, and it looked glorious. Then all the sudden the same problems above creep up and I can't even start up Skyrim for 3 days without crashes/restarts...

TLDR: Bad drivers, random BSODs/reboots/shutdowns, driver crashing. Everything goes back to normal once I put my old Asus 6850 back in.

Cons: Terrible drivers, hardware may be suspect as well. Very powerful card when it works properly.

READ FULL REVIEW
WD WD Green WDBAAY0020HNC-NRSN 2TB 64MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: Worked fine for a couple weeks and then died. Cyclic Redundancy Check error in Disk Manager, unable to initialize, and also wouldn't show up in BIOS when attached directly.

Cons: Broke after two weeks of use.

Other Thoughts: Awaiting a replacement. Didn't rate as one egg because all hard drives die. Will revise if replacement is DOA.

READ FULL REVIEW
Nippon Labs  6 ft. High-quality DisplayPort cable for digital monitor Model DP-6-MM
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: Cheap

Cons: Broken

Other Thoughts: Cable doesn't work. Just received it the other day. I plug it in to the source, and sometimes the computer detects a monitor, sometimes it doesnt. But even when it does detect the monitor, no signal is sent.

READ FULL REVIEW

Anonymous's Profile

Display Name: Anonymous

Date Joined: 02/12/04

  • Reviews: 3
  • Helpfulness: 0
  • First Review: 03/19/12
  • Last Review: 03/02/14
Shop by Region: United States | Canada | China
VeriSign Click for the BBB Business Review of this Computers - Supplies & Parts in Whittier CAThis site protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program Inc500
Policy & Agreement | Privacy Policy  © 2000-2014 Newegg Inc.  All rights reserved.
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site. nassau