Radeon_R9_390X
AMD Radeon R9 390X

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How well can the Radeon R9 390X run games
The Radeon R9 390X is a high performing piece of gaming hardware, still confidently featuring in PC gamer computers.

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

The Radeon R9 390X meets a reasonable number of the most demanding game requirements of today. 33 % of the demanding games are playable.

How many years will the Radeon R9 390X graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 390X in your PC? This Radeon R9 390X card has 12 to 18 months of latest AAA game play left in it before upgrading should be considered

FPS System Benchmark
126 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 390X is released on the 18 Jun 2015
Radeon R9 390X Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon R9 390X gets 35 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

35 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 73 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

73 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 67 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

67 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 55.7 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

55.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 70.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

70.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 83.6 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

83.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 58.6 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

58.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 50.9 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

50.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 51.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

51.8 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 68.6 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

68.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 88.5 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

88.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 65.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

65.1 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 55.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

55.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 39.5 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

39.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 55.2 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

55.2 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 65.7 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

65.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 65.6 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

65.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 158.4 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

158.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 40.4 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

40.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 73.4 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

73.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 89.1 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

89.1 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 70.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

70.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 40.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

40.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 32 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

32 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 29 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

29 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 20.6 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

20.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 31.1 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

31.1 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 26.2 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

26.2 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 20.3 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

20.3 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 22.5 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

22.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 31 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

31 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 20.6 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

20.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 41.4 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

41.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 23.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

23.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 25.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

25.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 18.3 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

18.3 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 26.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

26.1 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 22.6 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

22.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 25.1 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

25.1 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 41.4 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

41.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 19.3 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

19.3 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 24.7 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

24.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 30.8 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

30.8 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 38.4 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

38.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390X gets 19.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

19.9 FPS
AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 390X
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Grenada XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
176
Texture Rate
185 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
67 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2816
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star golden star
Release Price
$429.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
1500 MHz
Memory Bus
512 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
384GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
0
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1050 MHz
Power
Max Power
275 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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Radeon R9 390X Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 390X is a High-End Graphics Card based on the First Revision of the Graphics Core Next (GCN) Architecture.


Architecture
The GCN 1.1 revision of the Graphics Core Next Architecture adds new important technologies and is largely oriented for energy efficiency. New technologies such as PowerTune and TrueAudio are the biggest additions as well as DirectX 11.2 support.


GPU
It equips a GPU Codenamed Grenada XT which has 44 Compute Units activated and thus offers 2816 Shader Processing Units, 176 TMUs and 64 ROPs. The Central Unit is clocked at 1050MHz.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 8GB frame buffer of fast GDDR5, through a 512-bit memory interface. The size of the frame buffer is exaggerated and in no way benefits the GPU. The Memory Clock Operates at 1500MHz.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 290W, it requires at least a 750W PSU with one available 6-pin and one available 8-pin connectors.


Performance
Radeon R9 390X competes with GeForce GTX 980 and is essentially a Higher Clocked Radeon R9 290X with the addition of twice as much video memory (8GB against 4GB).
Its Performance lies somewhere between GeForce GTX 970 and GeForce GTX 980, as does its price.
However, the lack of DirectX 12.1 Support paired with the enormous Power Consumption (almost twice as much as GeForce GTX 980) and the Gimmicked 8GB Frame Buffer, makes it an extremely uncompetitive product.
Still, Radeon R9 390X 8GB is around $120 cheaper than GeForce GTX 980 and performs reasonably better at 4K, though it is still best suited for 2560x1600.


System Suggestions
Radeon R9 390X is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1600. We recommend a Very Strong Processor and 8GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


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Radeon R9 390X vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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I'm dying to see the god damn pricetag. It's just killing me!!! Hope it's 600$, like videocardz says…

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It might be around $600-$700 but the R9 395X2 will be $1499 well that for sure. And the 395X2 will beat the Titan X very badly.

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Roumors say Fiji XT is better than Titan X, so, obviously, 2 Fiji XT is way better than Titan X.

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4096 Bit? oh man, is that real or just rumors :D

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this is real its 4 x 512 stacked bits thats why its 4096 bit i think ill be upgrading my grapphics card to this once it comes out even though i just got a 280x i might keep it as a spear :)

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woops its more then 4x but you get my point :P

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this beast has 8.6 TEROFLOPS LOL HAHAH
http://videocardz.com/55146/amd-radeon-r9-390x-possible-specifications-and-performance-leaked

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5% worse :)

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Check again :D. Mine was 83% worse and now it's 128%.

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Is my FX-8350 going to get bottlenecked with this GPU?

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Only for Ubisoft games. Most of Ubisoft games are optimized for intel cpus. My friend has an i5-3440 with r9 290 performed better than me in fc4.

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i think you must rename game executable to another game. Example game i've played is ubisoft splinter cell conviction: Conviction_game.exe to dxhr.exe. The magic has come, performance are boosted too. I think there is a problem with amd app profile catalyst itself.


#I'm not sharing, commenting, or all about piracy.

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This is going to be the next Titan-Killer!

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woud this be a decent upgrade for me?? i would buy this if it costs around $699-$750 or the Titan X?
the problem with Titan X is that if i buy it it upsets my budget!!!!

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This for sure. It will cost 600-700$ or if the gtx 980ti costs 700$, the r9 390x will cost 500-600$

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As said by videocardz.com, this badass will be released for 599$. Still, I'm in Europe… Lucky you, americans!

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HYPE!

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what is the estimated price for this? this or gtx 980?

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This will be much stronger than the gtx 980 for sure, on the titan X level at least.
But the price should be 600-700$, considering the titan is 1000$.
The r9 380x is the GPU to compete with the gtx 980, but we have no official specs on it. Some say it's a higher clocked, rebranded 290x, some say it's a 3096SPU gpu.

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Only Fiji XT is better itself than Titan X, so the actual board will be even stronger.

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saw the leaked benchmark, even the new 12GB DDR5 Titan X can't stand against this 4GB HBM beast… XD

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