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Gigabyte GV-N84S-512I
7.3 out of 10

Gigabyte GV-N84S-512I

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Reviews and Problems with Gigabyte GV-N84S-512I

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Overall 4
4.0

No sound through HDMI

Patrick C., Newegg
6 May 2011
  • Summary: I bought this because the wire that goes from my old card to MB broke. Had I known that I could not get the sound to work with this one, I would have moved on to one that does. I guess I will take my first turn at Newegg's return system.
  • Pros: Inexpensive way to get HDMI into a media center pc.
  • Cons: NO SOUND through hdmi cable. After loading the card, the computer finds an unknown hardware item that it tries to load the driver for. However, it cannot find the driver on the disc, so your out of luck there. My only guess is that its the sound portion of the card that won't load. FYI, I put thi...
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Overall 4
4.0

Meh. Cheap basic graphics card.

G. Smith, Amazon
2 August 2010
  • Summary: This is a cheap and basic graphics card, not really worth investing in if you want any sort of performance. Go for a graphics card aimed for gaming - they have more features, memory, they are faster and just generally make more sense.
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Overall 4
4.0

Restrictive

UserOS, Amazon
2 August 2010
  • Summary: The supplier was outstanding but the equipment... Although this video card is ok, it seems to suffer problems with drivers in XP (NV4_DISP.dll) In Windows 7 it has a score of 3.8 which is the lowest score on the system so no Aero for me. It works Ok In Mint Linux using the standard drivers.
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