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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 980 Mhz 980 Mhz
Boost Clock - -
Architecture GCN 1.2 Antigua PRO GCN 1.2 Antigua PRO
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU No No

Resolution Performance

1920x1080
2560x1440
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GPU Memory

Memory 2048 MB 4096 MB
Memory Speed 1475 MHz 1475 MHz
Memory Bus 256 Bit 256 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 188.8GB/sec 188.8GB/sec

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units 1792 1792
Technology 28nm 28nm

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH) 4096x2160 4096x2160
VGA Connections - -
DVI Connections 2 2
HDMI Connections 1 1
DisplayPort Connections 1 -

GPU Power Requirements

Power Required (Watts) 190 Watts 190 Watts
Recommended PSU 500 Watts 500 Watts

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended Processor Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz Core i5-4690K 3.5GHz
Recommended RAM 8 GB 8 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution 1920x1080 1920x1080

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AMD Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition Performance Review

The Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition is a very low performing piece of gaming hardware and can probably only run indie system requirements.

Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How well will the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition run 2021 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. The Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 202 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

The Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition graphics card is predicted to return a playable performance on Forza Horizon 5 at 1080p of 36 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Grand Theft Auto VI which we predict will get weak frame rates of 0 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Resident Evil 8, which was getting 0 FPS under tests.

Next up we increase screen res tests to accommodate the growing in popularity 1440p screen size. So we researched the upcoming Forza Horizon 5 to predict how the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition would deal with it. Our research revealed a playable series of FPS results across these graphics presets - Low: 72 FPS, Medium: 57 FPS, High: 38 FPS and Ultra: 27 FPS. Next we looked at Grand Theft Auto VI which we predict will be weak with a 0 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And finally looked at Resident Evil 8 that got an Ultra 1440p FPS of 0. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition we get the impression that it is not the best choice to run modern games.

How many years will the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition? Are you looking to upgrade a Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 2GB Edition? Then we would suggest getting a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, as it can run 633 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 62% increased graphics performance. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300, which has 33% better performance and can run 312 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.

AMD Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition Performance Review

The Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition is a very low performing piece of gaming hardware and can probably only run indie system requirements.

Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

How well will the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition run 2021 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 202 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

A Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition card at 1080p is predicted to see a playable frame rate when running Star Citizen on Ultra - 29 FPS. Lets look at the predicted performance it will get on Grand Theft Auto VI which is 0 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Forza Horizon 5 is predicted to perform on this hardware, which gets a playable 36 FPS.

People are turning their increasingly more powerful graphics cards to the popular 1440p screen size so we tested the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition to see how it performs on 1440p. First off we have researched Star Citizen and predict it will be weak. The frame rates predicted for the game presets were - Low: 58 FPS, Medium: 46 FPS, High: 31 FPS and Ultra: 22 FPS. We added Grand Theft Auto VI to our research and predict it will be weak with a 0 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And then researched Forza Horizon 5 leading us to predict 27 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition is in need of some graphics adjustments to get some stability, which means its not an ideal gaming resolution for this GPU.

How many years will the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon R9 380 PowerColor PCS+ 4GB Edition is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, which is 62% more powerful and can run 633 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300 which is 33% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 312 games from the most demanding games today.