Radeon R9 280 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 3GB Edition
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68 FPS
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Architecture
GCN 1.0 Tahiti PRO2
Process
28nm
TMUs
112
Texture Rate
120 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
34 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1792
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
3072 MB
Memory Speed
1250 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
240GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
950 MHz
Boost Clock
1072 MHz
Power
Max Power
225 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
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8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Radeon R9 280 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 3GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon R9 280 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 3GB Edition is a special edition of the high-end Radeon R9 280.
This edition comes with a custom cooling system, which reduces the card's temperature under load significantly and comes overclocked out of the box in the central unit that was increased from 827MHz to 950MHz, while the Boost clock is now of 1072MHz.
Benchmarks indicate a 7% performance boost over the standard edition and so this edition is more powerful than GeForce GTX 760.


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Skywragengl's Rig
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Can I run with this gpu every game today at ultra settings (Far cry 4…) for 30 or more fps? 1920x1080 1080p

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ThiagoGoettems's Test Rig
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i do not have far cry 4 yet, but i believe you can ultra.. we have same rig :o lol

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without 8X MSAA, yes.

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If running 500 watt you running at limit I would go 650 watt then space for oc if you what

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I'm planing on buying a new computer and I'm wondering, will this card work better on my monitor with 1680x1080 resolution or with 1920x1080?


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How many watts would I need to run two of these in CrossFire?

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750W

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Can i do crossfire of 280 Windforce 3X OC 3Gb Edition? i need the same video card?

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yep

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Thank you Iulyan :)

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you re welcome mate

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Can I run this GPU with a Corsair CX500 V2 psu?

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I have XFX TS 550. CX500 is minimum, but not enough for additional overclocking. Better look at 550-600W PSU.

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The official site is clear about running it with minimum 600W!

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Radeon R9 280 Gigabyte WindForce 3X OC 3GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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