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I'd quote the article's conclusion... but Guru3D seems to be kinda... disappointed? At least the performance rivals a GTX 770 in most games. I mean, the card WAS shown off as the perfect e-Sports GPU by AMD directly. tongue.gif I'm impressed. Drivers aren't matured yet. Give it time I say. biggrin.gif
     
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Well,

Rivals 770 only in few select titles.
Inconsistent performance
Doesn't overclock.
Not especially quiet.
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Asus must have been sending out cards left and right only to forget they didn't put much effort into them. They have been fairly consistent in being underwhelming compared to other aibs.
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Asus must have been sending out cards left and right only to forget they didn't put much effort into them. They have been fairly consistent in being underwhelming compared to other aibs.

The current strix cooler just screams low quality "do-do" for AMD cards. They really didn't put in much effort at all, at least for AMD cards.
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I think I'm done with ASUS in general. They used to be a
"go to" for me, but after 2 bad Sabertooths in 1 year, 3 other motherboard burnouts in the last decade, and a PB278Q that has horrible light bleed... I'm kinda over em.
    
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whay its here! 75w nice, now where is the fanless version?
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post #7 of 23
Lowest power consumption on the chart but not lowest performance in most benches.
They should really test this card at lower settings though as this is entry level. Who is going to run their games at "Very High" when their PC is under 600 bucks.
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Sapphire Nitro & XFX Core priced to 159€ and ASUS Dual to 169€ in Germany ... kookoo.gif
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Well,

Rivals 770 only in few select titles.
Inconsistent performance
Doesn't overclock.
Not especially quiet.

You forgot:
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the MSRP for the 4GB card as tested today from ASUS is tagged at 169 EURO
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I'd quote the article's conclusion... but Guru3D seems to be kinda... disappointed? At least the performance rivals a GTX 770 in most games. I mean, the card WAS shown off as the perfect e-Sports GPU by AMD directly. tongue.gif I'm impressed. Drivers aren't matured yet. Give it time I say. biggrin.gif

Yeah you missed the the "DX11 5K Ultra HD - Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor 1440p, 3840p (no 1080p) Benchmarks" on a entry-mid level RX 460 GPU and AIB model is supposed to be available at ~$139 according to them. They can list RX 460 among OpenGL Doom but are too afraid to do a second list of Vulkan for all GPUs, but that will show the gap even closer. Isn't it ? wink.gif

Reviewing done perfectly indeed biggrin.gif

Edit: Where are Forza Motorsport 6, Quantum Break. They are DX12 games too. rolleyes.gif
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