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Sapphire HD 5450 2048M
8.4 out of 10

Sapphire HD 5450 2048M

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Works

Stephen N., Newegg
24 March 2015
  • Pros: Good basic replacement for onboard graphics failure.
  • Cons: none
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work

Anonymous, Newegg
20 February 2015
  • Pros: simple and work needed a cheap card that had no fan Iv used this card before not really powerful but using it at a business workstation
  • Cons: Nope
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10

User Review

David M., Newegg
17 January 2015
  • Pros: Price, Small. Installed this in my wifes old emachine et1810. Worked right out of the box, Took the ratings from 3.5 / 3.0 up too 4.6 / 5.1 (overclocked) Its been running strong.
  • Cons: maybe a fan?
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Works in Older Mac Pro!

William W., Newegg
27 December 2014
  • Summary: I was hoping to upgrade the 256M ATI2600 card in my 2008 vintage Mac Pro (3,1, running MacOS 10.7.5 "Lion"), without spending too much on a lost cause. Initially it didn't work, but I followed the instructions here: https://discussions.apple.com/thread/4091453 (I hope that link is allowed; it's got...
  • Pros: HDMI, Fanless, Better than stock ATI2600 card in Mac Pro 2008
  • Cons: Requires hacking system files, does display during boot.
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10

Great little card

Henry D., Newegg
27 November 2014
  • Summary: No fan but not a big deal. Stays pretty quiet.
  • Pros: For a $40.00 card this is a great little thing. Playing Splinter Cell Blacklist on ultra and highest temp is 40. Did not even have to over clock. So for a budget graphics card this is the one.
  • Cons: none
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SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 5450

Bradley S., Newegg
26 October 2014
  • Pros: This SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 5450 1GB 64-bit DDR3 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready Low Profile Ready Video Card is a pretty good card for the money. Running it at 1680x1050 with good results
  • Cons: None
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WORKS GREAT +++

Bernard P., Newegg
20 October 2014
  • Pros: GREAT UPGRADE FROM INTEGRATED GRAPHICS!
  • Cons: It's really hot. Temp is 61 degrees
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nice starter video cards

Johnathan P., Newegg
16 October 2014
  • Summary: If you're planning on trying to use this as an actual gaming graphics card you might want to go for something more powerful but if you just need a simple and strong card then this little guy is perfect.
  • Pros: We use these little guys at the medical company I work I.T. for and I've never had one go bad on me. The girls pretty much only use them for dual screening but I recently got one for my girlfriend since she does a little minor gaming and graphic design and she's never been happier. The card handl...
  • Cons: Heatsink gets pretty hot but not at a dangerous level. As much as I love sapphire cards (I use an HD 6870) the catalyst control center might bug you beyond belief. You can only update the drivers through the control center and if your mobo or CPU are faulty in any way it can sometimes keep the co...
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Pleasured thouroughly

Michael H., Newegg
14 August 2014
  • Summary: pretty nice software
  • Pros: -Runs great! Now I don't crash while playing league of legends! -runs cooler than my CPU (checked with hand) -not difficult to install just had to take off the metal plate in front so it would fit and shoved it into the correct PCI slot
  • Cons: -a person who knows nothing about computers except for how to type will have a tough time installing even though its just a step above sticking a flash drive into the USB hub
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Radeon HD 5450

Chris C., Newegg
27 May 2014
  • Summary: Bought this for a server build so I didn't need anything fancy and this fit the budget. Im not sure how it is gaming because i've never tried playing games with it but im guessing that if you do want to game this most likely is not your card.
  • Pros: Works as intended, Doesn't get that hot overall, Is a great value for a basic card with HDMI
  • Cons: None that I can think of
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