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This review is from: Seiki SE50UY04 50" Class 4K Ultra HD 120Hz LED TV
Pros: 4k, very cheap, really nice picture, serves as a decent monitor. 120hz mode 1080p works great for games, but I did have to install a modded firmware(an easy process btw) to utilize it.
Cons: 30hz, if you wanna use this for a monitor that is very very hard to get used too. But if you can, it makes for so much screen space it's ridiculous.
Also the stock firmware is pretty bad, but there are modded ones that are better.
Other Thoughts: For this price the color is impressive. Looks much better than a TN panel. Unless you have a high dollar IPS panel, this thing will hold its own next to your other monitors.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: It is what you would expect, out performs my triple sli 1.5gb 580s due to its frame buffer, and at less than a 3rd of the power its a win win. I got the 4gb so I can sli it later down the road and hopefully not run into similar constraints.
I noticed a few reviews saying its really big, but it's the same size as my reference 580s, that size has been a very consistent for years. If you have seen a performance gpu in the last few years you probably know how big this thing is.
And btw, BF4 on ultra is absolutely smooth and playable (EA glitches aside :p), wheres my 3x 580 setup was not at all.
Cons: Bit of coil whine, I have to listen for it to hear it.
Other Thoughts: When I installed this card my pc would hang up on my mobo's splash screen, locking out even the bios. My motherboard is a GA-UD3-X79 Gigabyte board but this problem seems to happen for a few different ones. The solution I followed was this exactly,
"you have to put your old video card in the system, boot it up and go into BIOS, Set your video display adapter to 'legacy' mode. Then save the settings. Shut down your computer after it boots, put your new gtx 700 series in the computer, and power it back on."
and that fixed all of my problems. Thanks to SolusChristus on Tom'sHardware :)
Pros: Cheap, and doesn't look bad in the case.
Cons: After about a month this thing stopped powering anything. Since it was so cheap and I used it for a month powering fans and a gtx 580 I didn't bother with RMA. Instead, I scrapped it for the neat little fans and splitters in there.
Also, when I was using it I had odd electrical anomalies that I don't feel like explaining, but trust me, this just isn't worth the headache.
Other Thoughts: The power solution is poorly done, it comes with a pci bracket for the power cord to pass through, it didn't fit right for me and the cord is very short.
I definitely recommend the more expensive version of this.