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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 1090 Mhz 947 Mhz
Boost Clock 1200 Mhz -
Architecture GCN 1.3 Baffin PRO GCN 1.1 Hawaii PRO
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU No No

Resolution Performance

1920x1080
2560x1440
3840x2160

GPU Memory

Memory 2048 MB 4096 MB
Memory Speed 1750 MHz 1250 MHz
Memory Bus 128 Bit 512 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 112GB/sec 320GB/sec

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units 896 2560
Technology 14nm 28nm

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH) 7680x4320 4096x2160
VGA Connections - -
DVI Connections 1 2
HDMI Connections 1 1
DisplayPort Connections 1 -

GPU Power Requirements

Power Required (Watts) 75 Watts 275 Watts
Recommended PSU 350 Watts 750 Watts

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended Processor FX-6100 Core i7-4770K 4-Core 3.5GHz
Recommended RAM 8 GB 8 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution 1600x900 2560x1440

GPU Recommended Hardware

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AMD Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB Performance Review

Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How many years will the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB in your PC? We think this Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB? A great upgrade graphics card would be a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, which has 82% better performance and can run 614 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 50% better and can meet 308 of their recommended requirements.

AMD Radeon R9 290 Performance Review

This Radeon R9 290 graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements.

DirectX 11 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2022 popular games. This short Radeon R9 290 game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 307 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

With 1080p being the most common gaming resolution at the moment we explored how well the Radeon R9 290 can run FIFA 22 at 1080p and saw it return strong frame rates at the following graphics settings - Low: 213 FPS, Medium: 167 FPS, High: 113 FPS and Ultra: 81 FPS. For performance contrast we can see that Grand Theft Auto VI is predicted to return a weak 8 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

As the PC gaming masses explore larger screen resolutions we decided to run some game checks at 1440p across a few popular games. We discovered the Radeon R9 290 ran FIFA 22 to a good performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 162 FPS, Medium: 128 FPS, High: 86 FPS and Ultra: 61 FPS. Another game researched was Grand Theft Auto VI with predictions of L: 16FPS, M: 13FPS, H: 9FPS, U: 6FPS. And then we checked graphics card performance on Forza Horizon 5, which returned L: 67FPS, M: 53FPS, H: 36FPS, U: 26FPS at 1440p. 1440p Radeon R9 290 PC gaming is a perfectly suitable selection of hardware for theis larger screen size. If a game at 1440p struggles a bit or experiences a frame drop then you can tweak settings in game to help get it stable. This might mean lowering it to medium or low in some specific options.

How many years will the Radeon R9 290 graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 290 in your PC? Our current calculations suggest a graphics card upgrade will be required in around 12-18 months

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 290? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB which is 22% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 614 games from the most demanding games today. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB, which has 78% better performance and can run 960 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.