Editors Liked

  • Modest mainstream DX11 graphics performance
  • Barts GPU Introduces stereoscopic 3D functionality
  • Reduced heat output enables very quiet cooling fan
  • UVD3 Adds multiview CODEC for 3D Bluray playback
  • Improves DisplayPort to 1.2 with display chaining
  • Lots of connectors
  • Great performance
  • Very quiet fan and good cooling
  • Nice list of feature upgrades from the 5850

Editors Didn't Like

  • Fan exhausts all heated air outside of case
  • Limited initial AMD HD3D product support
  • Fails to fix anisotropic texture filtering
  • Barts GPU yields minimal overclock
  • Price