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 > 
Anonymous's Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

GIGABYTE Radeon R9 290 DirectX 11.2 GV-R929OC-4GD 4GB 512-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 HDCP Ready Video Card
  • Verified Owner
  • neweggOwned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: -4GB RAM with an amazing 512bit bus
-New architecture
-Excellent temps

Cons: -Price to performance ratio doesn't feel worth it
-AMD control panel and drivers are second if not third class
-Power hungry

Other Thoughts: I upgraded to this from a GTX 660Ti and in all honesty, I was not blown away by the performance increase. Yes, it was noticeable, but not to the extent I thought a $500 card would get me.

I get around 50fps on BF4 ultra @ 1440p

AZZA PSAZ-750PT14 750W ATX & EPS 12V 2.92 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS PLATINUM Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply
  • neweggOwned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: Pros:

-Quality Components (including Japanese Capacitors)
-Heavy / Solid Build
-Fan only comes on at certain power usage point
-Semi Modular (You don't NEED full modular, your motherboard has to be powered somehow)
-Platinum Energy Rating

Cons: -A little expensive, but you get what you pay for
-Just a rebranding

Other Thoughts: Bought this guy on the famous website known for free 2 day shipping and named after a certain south american river...

In the end, this unit is a real under dog and has gotten a bad rep because AZZA rebranded some really terrible PSUs before this new line, but these new ones are top quality units from the Super Flower Design. I am not one to follow the crowd and just get a corsair unit, I chose to give the under dog, and am very glad I did!

Case: Silverstone Rv02-E
PSU: AZZA Platinum 750W
RAM: 32GB G Skill 1600mhz
HDD1: 250gb Samsung 840
HDD2: 64gb Samsung 470
HDD3: WD Caviar Black 2TB
HDD4: WD Caviar Green 2TB
HDD5: WD Velociraptor 150GB
MOBO: Gigabyte 990FXA
CPU: AMD X6 1100T with Antec Kuhler 920

SilverStone RAVEN RV02B-EW-USB3.0 Matte black reinforced plastic outer shell, 0.8mm Steel body ATX Full Tower Computer Case with Window Side Panel with 2X USB3.0 ports
  • neweggOwned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: I upgraded to this case after using an NZXT Phantom for two years, and I am so glad! The rotated motherboard configuration really does work, 7-10C cooler than in my Phantom (which had the extra fans installed). The case is also considerably quieter than the Phantom, I was expecting the "Air Penetrator" fans to be much louder, but they are very quiet.

I didn't read about this but one of the HDD slots has a pre-wired power and sata connection build in, so you can literally "plug and play". I really hope in the future, they allow the option to have every drive cage like this.

Overall building my system with this case was really enjoyable, and I took all day installing my components slowly. The system looks edgy yet sleek, has great metal build quality, is quiet, and you can tell the engineers really took their time in designing this case.

9.75/10 would happily buy again!

Cons: Ideally it would be great to have one more fan pulling air out of the top, but as it stands the case is amazing.

Other Thoughts: I purchased this via another popular retailer with named after a popular souuth american river...


Anonymous's Profile

Display Name: Anonymous

Date Joined: 02/18/08

  • Reviews: 7
  • Helpfulness: 4
  • First Review: 02/26/08
  • Last Review: 03/07/14
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.