Radeon_R9_280_Club3D_royalKing_3GB_Edition
AMD Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition

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2.3
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How well can the Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB 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. All games with system requirements of DirectX 11 or lower are met by this card.

How many years will the Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 123% better and can meet 852 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 82% better and can meet 789 of their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
22 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition is released on 04 Mar 2014

Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.0 Tahiti PRO2
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
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
1250 MHz
Memory Bus
384 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
240GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
855 MHz
Boost Clock
960 MHz
Power
Max Power
200 Watts
PSU
700 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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9.9
8
5.9
4.4
Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition is a special edition of AMD's Performance Radeon R9 280, created by Club3D.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit now runs at 855MHz, instead of 827MHz and goes up to 960MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock and the Frame Buffer remain the same.


Cooling Solution
Club3D royalKing features high performance heatpipes that keeps the components cool and outperforms standard cooling solutions. Paired with a unique fan blade design it increases airflow while reducing noise.
The result is a dramatic increase of performance for your gaming and multimedia experience.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate a 4% performance over the reference Radeon R9 280.


Source [Pip]
Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
78%
RAM
11GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Horizon: Zero Dawn 37% 69%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 58% 58%
Cyberpunk 2077 15% 132%
Marvel's Avengers 4% 132%
Fast & Furious Crossroads 12% 203%
Valorant 94% 83%
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout 23% 2%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 4% 132%
Grand Theft Auto VI 58% 151%
Grounded 51% 41%
Radeon R9 280 Club3D royalKing 3GB Edition Extras
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