Overclock.net › Components › Video Cards & Video Devices › Desktop Graphics / Video Cards › Sapphire Radeon Vapor-X HD 7950 OC with Boost 3 GB DDR5 DL-DVI-I/SL-DVI-D/HDMI/DP PCI-Express Graphics Card 11196-09-40G › Sapphire Radeon Vapor-X HD 7950 OC with Boost 3 GB DDR5 DL-DVI-I/SL-DVI-D/HDMI/DP PCI-Express Graphics Card 11196-09-40G Reviews

Sapphire Radeon Vapor-X HD 7950 OC with Boost 3 GB DDR5 DL-DVI-I/SL-DVI-D/HDMI/DP PCI-Express Graphics Card 11196-09-40G Reviews

LDV617

7970 for ~$200

Posted

Pros: Cool, Quiet, 2x 8 pin power

Cons: 2 year RMA

Got this card cheap online, used, for $150. I bet this year they will be easy to get used, as many enthusiasts will upgrade. The card so far, is fantastic. Immediately popped it in my case, uninstalled my Nvidia drivers, and installed CCC + Trixx + Raptr no problem. The automated graphics config is not quite as organized or smooth as GeForce Experience, however it is controlled by the community so I think as the drivers progress and usage increases, it will be better. Immediately threw 1000/1350 in Trixx to try it out, saw some strange "possible artifacts" in Arma2 so decided to back it down to 950/1250, this didn't get rid of them so I jumped back up to 1000/1350 and played some...
(read more)
Overclock.net › Components › Video Cards & Video Devices › Desktop Graphics / Video Cards › Sapphire Radeon Vapor-X HD 7950 OC with Boost 3 GB DDR5 DL-DVI-I/SL-DVI-D/HDMI/DP PCI-Express Graphics Card 11196-09-40G › Sapphire Radeon Vapor-X HD 7950 OC with Boost 3 GB DDR5 DL-DVI-I/SL-DVI-D/HDMI/DP PCI-Express Graphics Card 11196-09-40G Reviews