Radeon_R9_280X_PowerColor_TurboDuo_3GB_OC_Edition
AMD Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition

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How well can the Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition run games
This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games.

Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

This low performing GPU is unable to play any of the most demanding games available today.

How many years will the Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

FPS System Benchmark
85 FPS
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The Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition is released on the 05 Dec 2013
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GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Tahiti XTL
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
132 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
33 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2048
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
3072 MB
Memory Speed
1500 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
288GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
880 MHz
Boost Clock
1030 MHz
Power
Max Power
250 Watts
PSU
750 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Resolution Performance
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Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Editionn is a special edition of the high-end Radeon R9 280X.
This edition comes with a custom cooling system called "TurboDuo", which reduces the card's temperature under load, significantly and comes overclocked out of the box in the central unit that was increased from 850MHz to 880MHz, while the Boost clock is now of 1030MHz.
Benchmarks indicate a very slightly 1% performance boost over the standard edition and so a GeForce GTX 770 is still more powerful.


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Radeon R9 280X PowerColor TurboDuo 3GB OC Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
33%
RAM
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 10% 99%
Control 53% 154%
eFootball PES 2020 29% 1%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 10% 99%
Grand Theft Auto VI 36% 122%
Borderlands 3 46% 53%
Total War: Three Kingdoms 58% 105%
Red Dead Redemption 2 13% 99%
F1 2019 80% 65%
FIFA 20 44% 23%
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This card is amazing. The frame buffer isn't 3GB though, it is 3.29GB without overclock. It plays Arkham Night maxed out. I highly recommend this GPU.

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In my country, $185 for this card, Is that good upgrade? btw my PSU 500W, is that enough?

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yes thats a great upgrade, and with that cpu you may get a bottleneck, but the psu is good enough, im using a 500w one aswell and i've even oc'd

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will my cx 600m psu work with this card?

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It work on mine VX 550W Corsair so i think ye it will.

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ok thanks! :)

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is this a really good card ?

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well i dont know about this card but msi one is good. Runs gta 5 at 1680*1050 on very high ( without msaa)

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