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Pros: -Cold Cold Cold!
Currently running at a peak temperature of 47 degrees C while running all games on max 1080p settings (Games like Battlefront Starwars, CS:GO, DoTA2, Rainbow Six: Siege; while pushing 2 additional monitors that are viewing a stream and web browsing)
Maybe it's because I haven't stressed this card enough, but it's quiet. All of my case fans are Noctua 140mm and I've noticed no change in sound.
Very impressed on the quality of the build - no jenky squeaking plastic
-Cold cold cold operation
Cons: The only real knock about this graphic card is that the screws they include to mount the radiator to your case is rather short and has a narrow head. Even with the supplied washers, I couldn't mount the radiator to the top vents on my case without the rubber vibration dampeners my case already had installed - the head of the screw was just too short and narrow to fit by itself (I have a Corsair Obsidian 750D case). If someone has larger holes (like those that accommodate regular fan screws) you'll probably need to buy your own washers or something to mount the radiator.
-Short, small headed screws
Other Thoughts: I've always loved reference design cards because I like that they vent heat towards the back of the case; as opposed to third party coolers which vent heat inside the case and rely on case fans to dump the build up (this in turn heats up other components inside). The only downside to reference cards is that they don't cool as well due to the single fan - this is where the water cooling solution gives the reference card a massive helping hand.
I'm upgrading from a pair of crossfired ATI HD 6950s and the upgrade is immensely better. It could definitely be because crossfire/sli isn't as good in real world applications, but this card does laps around current generation games. I plan on testing this on a 2k+ resolution monitor once I'm able to upgrade.
Cheap pass-through adapter
Stable Connection (so far)
Shape of the adapter will block the grounding pin on the outlet above
Other Thoughts: Be aware that the shape of the adapter will block the grounding pin of the outlet above - you'll only be able to fit 2 pronged cables to the top outlet.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: Picked this up while on sale for $7
Hits USB 3.0 speeds
Cons: NoneREAD FULL REVIEW