Editors Liked

  • Great value for mainstream gaming at 1080p and 1440p
  • Widens its lead in DirectX 12 benchmarks
  • GTX 980 performance for less
  • Quiet operation
  • Dirt-cheap price

Editors Didn't Like

  • Poor overclocking capabilities
  • WattMan clearly still in BETA
  • Build quality show the card's budget roots
  • Still not as power efficient as GeForce cards