Radeon_R9_285_Sapphire_Dual-X_OC_2GB_Edition
AMD Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition run games
Getting one of these Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance.

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

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

How many years will the Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

FPS System Benchmark
76 FPS
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The Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition is released on the 01 Sep 2014
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GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.2 Tonga PRO
Process
28nm
TMUs
112
Texture Rate
108 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
31 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1792
Driver Support
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Release Price
$270.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1400 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
179.2GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
965 MHz
Power
Max Power
190 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
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 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition is a special edition of the high-end Radeon R9 285 2GB.


Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition includes a Dual-X Cooling Solution and comes overclocked out of the box. Whereas the Central Unit now runs at 965MHz, instead of 918MHz, the Memory Clock operates at 1400MHz, instead of 1375MHz.


Benchmarks indicate Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition is overall 3% faster than the reference AMD Radeon R9 285. Therefore, it is faster than GeForce GTX 670.


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Radeon R9 285 Sapphire Dual-X OC 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
58%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 12% 62%
Borderlands 3 5% 71%
Cyberpunk 2077 0% 123%
FIFA 20 37% 14%
eFootball PES 2020 21% 11%
Gears 5 9% 191%
Ghost Recon Breakpoint 0% 146%
Control 11% 62%
GreedFall 26% 70%
NBA 2K20 77% 29%
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