Editors Liked

  • Stellar performance to challenge 7970 GPU
  • Good cooler design
  • Thrifty power consumption
  • Incredible low noise except at maximum load
  • 3GB video RAM
  • 4K display support
  • Switchable BIOS
  • Very low GPU temperatures under load

Editors Didn't Like

  • Heatsink has poor fit over some memory chips
  • No PhysX support
  • Noisier under load than the R7970
  • Negating some of the benefit of a custom model