when having a second screen is just a status symbol
4 weeks ago
Summary: Like these because no fan=quiet the executives saw my twin displays and went all googly-eyed so I got this cheap card to make them feel cool. works great for office apps, but don't ever let them play with Photoshop, or heaven forbid a real video game. stick to solitaire..
A solid mid/low range replacement video card at a great price
Doug Danzeisen "frankfan42", Amazon
25 March 2015
Summary: At this price point one is not getting bleeding edge technology, or memory capacity. Onboard video died and tried another passive cooling solution that was DOA. I ordered this, as past products from EVGA that I have purchased- power supplies, etc., worked fine.
Summary: If you want to use the Vista drivers for 8 then you cannot use the GUI to do it. Go into the directory folder and find the Vista driver and install that way.
Pros: I ordered this for one of my desktops that I just installed an SSD drive and upgraded to Windows 8.1 It works great. Excellent graphics for the money. I am not a gamer and do not know how it would perform under those strains. But video and all else is great. Giving it 4 eggs because the Windows 8...
Cons: Just got off phone with EVGA Tech support. After reading all the reviews here I bought this card to replace onboard video, bad move. The tech told me to download a program that cleans out all video drivers both the onboard intel and the drivers for the NVidia card, which I did, bad move my displa...
Summary: I've checked with NVidia concerning the compatibility of Battlefield Bad Company 2, it' passed. Then I checked my computer build, it surpassed all requirements of NVidia.
Pros: Looks good, easy to install .. but
Cons: It seems this card isn't the only GeForce card with this black screen problem according to all the forums I've read. I've spent most of the afternoon trying fixes I've found, the only one that works is changing the DXVersion from auto to 9 in the game settings. this allows me to play but I loose ...
Summary: I bought this because my boyfriend wanted to stream World Of Warcraft play. Oh what a difference. The colors display so beautiful. You can really tell the difference it's not a subtle change. I suggest upgrading other parts of the computer depending on what you want this card for.