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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 1090 Mhz 1080 Mhz
Boost Clock 1200 Mhz -
Architecture GCN 1.3 Baffin PRO GCN 1.1 Hawaii XT
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU No No

Resolution Performance

1920x1080
2560x1440
3840x2160

GPU Memory

Memory 2048 MB 4096 MB
Memory Speed 1750 MHz 1410 MHz
Memory Bus 128 Bit 512 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 112GB/sec 361GB/sec

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units 896 2816
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 290 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? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 82% better and can run 616 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300, which has 50% better performance and can run 309 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.

AMD Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition Performance Review

This Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements.

All games with system requirements of DirectX 11 or lower are met by this card.

What FPS performance can the Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition get on latest AAA 2022 games? In particular our game review looks at the FPS achieved running on Ultra graphics settings on the 1080p screen resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. We look at 1000 of the most demanding games available today and this GPU is better than the recommended graphics requirement of more than 395 games in the list.

A Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition card at 1080p is seeing a reasonable frame rate when running Days Gone on Ultra - 48 FPS. Lets look at the performance its getting on Back 4 Blood which is 41 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Star Citizen is predicted to perform on this hardware, which gets a reasonable 52 FPS.

Next up we increase screen res tests to accommodate the growing in popularity 1440p screen size. So we booted up Days Gone to see how the Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition dealt with it. It scored up a playable series of FPS results across these graphics presets - Low: 97 FPS, Medium: 76 FPS, High: 51 FPS and Ultra: 37 FPS. Next we looked at Back 4 Blood which was playable with a 31 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And finally looked at Star Citizen that we predict will get an Ultra 1440p FPS of 40. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition we get the impression that it is a reasonable choice at this screen size. You can always tweak modern game graphics settings to help you get a better High graphics setting experience at 1440p.

How many years will the Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition 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 290X Sapphire Vapor-X Tri-X OC 4GB Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti which is 67% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 972 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 59% better and can meet 961 of their recommended requirements.