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Pros: -2012MHz Core clock boost out of the box
-Quiet at most fan speeds up to 90-100%
-Stays fairly cool, max around 70c for me at full load for hours
-3 year warranty, EVGA will take care of you
Cons: -Micron memory on mine won't really OC any more than +400MHz, kinda disappointing
-Price not as close to MSRP as I'd like, but still a good value
Other Thoughts: Upgraded from a GTX 770 2GB and this thing was a massive 3x performance increase on average. Very happy overall!READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Quiet and seemed to work well while it lasted.
Cons: Died on me after 4 months
Other Thoughts: I bought a SeaSonic PSU because I generally see them rated as the best, most reliable power supplies money can buy. I was quite happy with it for the first 4 months, ran very quiet, no problems. Then once day I come home to find my PC had turned itself off. Press the power button, blinks on for a second the goes out. So I open the case, check all the power connections to the motherboard, etc. Still won't come on. I then use SeaSonic's recommendation of "jump starting" the PSU by shorting two of the pins on one of the cable. The power supply comes on and seems to be working. So I plug everything back in and the PC powers back up!
4 days later it's dead again. I try the jump start method again, but it only stays on for a minute. So I'm now sending the unit back to SeaSonic for RMA repair/replacment. Hoping that goes without too much headache. If that goes smoothly, I might update this review to 3 stars.
Pros: Fast drive. Cheap. Lite-On is usualy great quality.
Cons: Very sensitive to disks. I have several disks that refuse to work in this thing, even though they are flawless and work in other drives. Using the latest firmware too. For example: my Crysis disk will just sound like it's knocking around inside the drive; works fine in any other drive.
Other Thoughts: Not bad at all for the price. Just be ware of disk read issues. Bought mine from ZipZoom at the time.READ FULL REVIEW