Radeon_R7_260X_Asus_DirectCU_II_OC_Edition
AMD Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition

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How well can the Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements. All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

How many years will the Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition in your PC? Its upgrade time for the Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition, assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 250% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 853 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB which is 186% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 790 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
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The Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition was released on 08 Oct 2013

Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Bonaire XTX
Process
28nm
TMUs
56
Texture Rate
67 GTexel/s
ROPs
16
Pixel Rate
19 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
896
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
112GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
1
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1188 MHz
Power
Max Power
115 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1600 x 900
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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8.2
6.3
4.6
2.7
Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC 2GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's Fast-Middle-Class Radeon R7 260X, created by Asus.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit has been increased from 1100MHz to 1188MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock has been increased from 1625MHz to 1750MHz.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
DirectCU II achieves 20% lower temps with twice the dissipation area and 6X greater airflow then reference design.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 6% Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon R7 260X.


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Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
181%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Microsoft Flight Simulator 148% 148%
Cyberpunk 2077 81% 265%
Valorant 90% 74%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 64% 265%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 116% 166%
Marvel's Avengers 64% 265%
Grounded 23% 121%
Grand Theft Auto VI 148% 295%
Death Stranding 60% 181%
Far Cry 6 148% 306%
Radeon R7 260X Asus DirectCU II OC Edition Extras
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