Skip to: | | - 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. - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Home > 
Cedric C.'s Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

XFX Core Edition Radeon R9 295x2 DirectX 11.2 R9-295X-8QFA 8GB 1024 (512 x 2)-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
  • Verified Owner
  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: - Met expectations on most games (Runs Metro Last Light on max settings at 5760x1080 quite smooth)
- Installation of cooling unit was very simple
- Beautiful looking card design

Cons: - I'm primarily playing Wildstar these days, and my frame rates are dropping to single digits. I've actually seen 1fps. This is a severe drop off from my previous cards (2x 7970's)

Other Thoughts: For the price, i'd like to be able to play any new game flawlessly. Unfortunately that's not quite the case at the moment.

EVGA 03G-P4-2883-KR G-SYNC Support GeForce GTX 780 Ti Superclocked 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 SLI Support Video Card
  • Verified Owner
  • neweggOwned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: It's a powerful card. It looks pretty. You get what you pay for, with some exceptions. (See Cons).

Cons: Eyefinity/Surround support (5760 x 1080) is unsatisfactory.

Several games bug out or do not properly load on all 3 monitors.

My taskbar glitches when booting up, loading across the top of all three monitors instead of on the bottom of the middle. It has to be corrected everytime I boot up and occasionally after exiting games as well, which is exceedingly frustrating.

Other Thoughts: Ignoring the bugs, the card runs roughly equivalent to my 2 7970's, which is slightly disappointing, but fine.

Not an AMD fanboy, simply an enthusiast of high performance pc products, regardless of brand.

Rig specs: i7 3770k, 16 gigs ddr3, 7970x2 / 780ti

I reverted back to my 7970's for now.

SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 7970 DirectX 11 21197-00-40G 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
  • neweggOwned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: Normally an Nvidea man, this was my first Radeon card. I got it for the eyefinity gaming potential and in that it certainly delivers!

I can run BF3 on ultra settings without any hiccups at 5760x1080 resolution.

Cons: My only concern.. I get excessive screen tearing when playing Mass Effect 3 (mostly during cutscenes and dialogues which are only on the center monitor) Not sure what to do about this :-\


Cedric C.'s Profile

Display Name: Cedric C.

Date Joined: 10/04/10

  • Reviews: 3
  • Helpfulness: 3
  • First Review: 03/15/12
  • Last Review: 06/30/14
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.