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PowerColor Radeon HD 5450
8.1 out of 10

PowerColor Radeon HD 5450

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Reviews and Problems with PowerColor Radeon HD 5450

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Overall 10
10

Good deal!

Jason H., Newegg
2 weeks ago
  • Summary: Remember to sign and date your rebate application before you mail it.
  • Pros: Inexpensive, Windows 8.1 drivers are available, very compatible. We used this one to add a video card to an older Asus motherboard with integrated video for which Windows 8.1 did not have a driver available - this card did the trick and enabled us to avoid having to buy a new motherboard & CPU.
  • Cons: Card is somewhat slow and has an older GPU. Mail in rebate takes a while - I received the rebate card 37 days after mailing the rebate materials. I've had good luck with this rebate processor: 'Rebate Processing' (4myrebate) in El Paso,TX ~ 30-45 days to receive the rebate vs the other rebate com...
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Overall 8
8.0

Bad Rebate service

Kenneth K., Newegg
3 weeks ago
  • Summary: Good budget card but plan to pay the full price it seems impossible to get the rebate they promise.
  • Pros: Got the GPU and it works as expected. Budget card with 1gb ram does the job
  • Cons: Don't count on getting the rebate I sent in all the documentation but my rebate was declined. They sent me a link to what I sent in and it was all there but it says receipt missing but I printed it from my slice account that tracks all my parches and keeps copies of the receipts.
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Overall 2
2.0

Rebate Scam

darryl l., Newegg
12 June 2015
  • Pros: Functions.
  • Cons: I knew the rebate would be denied. They use the same scam-artists that every tech hardware company uses, down there in El-Paso TX. Somehow the Invoice I attached magically disappeared. I even took pictures of everything I put in the envelope with my phone. Total Scam.
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Overall 4
4.0

junk

John K., Newegg
28 May 2015
  • Summary: don't waste you money
  • Pros: not fast at all
  • Cons: failed after 6 mo
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Overall 10
10

Five Stars

Abbas Keshavarz, Amazon
18 May 2015
Overall 10
10

Nice for what it was meant for!

Donnie N., Newegg
9 May 2015
  • Summary: Great card for a web surfer computer and office use.
  • Pros: This is a budget card your basic budget system or a business desktop/net workstation. You get exactly what you paid for. The desk top and programs look great, drivers are nice and it does its Job well. Anyone buying and installing this thing to game should look up the game's system requirement. N...
  • Cons: NONE!
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Overall 2
2.0

User Review

Steven H., Newegg
14 April 2015
  • Summary: One thing I learned from this never include the rebate in the final price if you are building it for some else.
  • Pros: What can I say it's a low cost video card.
  • Cons: Purchased the card 12/6/2014 for a workstation that does not need an expensive video card and it had a 20.00 rebate so I ordered it and sent off the rebate the day after I received the card and now its April and no rebate. After looking on the internet I saw many complaints about Power Color not ...
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Overall 2
2.0

Awful company (PowerColor) to deal with

neil g., Newegg
14 April 2015
  • Summary: Cards with better performance are available from other manufacturers for same or less money.
  • Pros: Price with rebate was good. But see cons.
  • Cons: Two issues: 1. Poor performance. My 5-year old Dell SFF with a socket 775 CPU has better native performance than this card does. Wanted this as a backup computer I could hook up to a TV and needed the HDMI output. While it worked, the Windows experience score was actually worse with this card. 2....
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Overall 10
10

A good upgrade over the video systems included on most motherboards

Obsoleta, Amazon
26 March 2015
  • Summary: This is an inexpensive video card that is being used to upgrade the system included on the motherboard. It is a great improvement, and works well. It is not a top of the line card for serious gaming, but for casual use. It has a VGA, DVI and HDMI port built into the card.
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Overall 6
6.0

Just OK!

Ron, Amazon
19 March 2015
  • Summary: A bit difficult to set-up. Lots of steps needed to get it to properly work with my monitor. Overall, it is ok. Not as good as the previous Radeon I had.
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