Editors Liked

  • Good Price to Performance Ratio, Top Notch Cosmetics, Near Silent Operation
  • Great 1440p performance, efficient, especially compared to previous Radeon cards, ultra-quiet fans
  • Faster than the GTX 980, Fans turn off in idle, Very quiet in gaming, Power efficiency improved, Overclocked out of the box, Backplate included, Low temperatures, Dual BIOS, DP to DVI adapter included, HDMI cable included, Support for AMD FreeSync, Suppor

Editors Didn't Like

  • Limited Core Overclocking
  • Huge, coil whine is noticeable, limited overclocking headroom, not pricecompetitive for 1080p gaming
  • Higher power draw than competing NVIDIA cards, Lack of HDMI 2.0, Large card, triple slot cooler not for all, No support for analog VGA monitors