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#1 Bosco

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Posted 24 March 2014 - 12:10 PM

Today Mark takes a look at the XFX R7 240 Video Card,

 

Read his review here:

 

http://www.overclock...ews/xfx_r7_240/


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Posted 25 March 2014 - 08:43 AM

When you said last gen cards would be a better value I am not sure I agree. I think this card is superior in low power consumption and it's passively cooled with insane overclocking headroom.

I think this, and XFX's version of the R7 250 are probably the low cost HTPC video cards to beat. 


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Posted 25 March 2014 - 01:19 PM

When you said last gen cards would be a better value I am not sure I agree. I think this card is superior in low power consumption and it's passively cooled with insane overclocking headroom.

I think this, and XFX's version of the R7 250 are probably the low cost HTPC video cards to beat. 

 

It may have a low power consumption and a good overclocking headroom, but it doesn't come close in performance to let's say a 6870.

If you are on a tight budget and you need some extra horsepower, you are pretty much stuck on the second hand market, hence i took the 6870 as an example (just in case you were wondering why i took a really old model).


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Posted 26 March 2014 - 06:28 AM

For the price, I would just go for a used 6-7 series HD card....


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