Radeon_R9_390X_HIS_IceQ_X²_OC_8GB_Edition
AMD Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition run games
AMD Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

This Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements.

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

How well will the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition run 2022 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. The Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition can run the recommended graphics system requirements for 395 games today, of the top 1000 most demanding.

The Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition graphics card is returning a reasonable performance on Days Gone at 1080p of 48 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Back 4 Blood which we saw got playable frame rates of 41 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Far Cry 6, which was getting 21 FPS under tests.

Next up we increase screen res tests to accommodate the growing in popularity 1440p screen size. So we booted up Days Gone to see how the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition dealt with it. It scored up a playable series of FPS results across these graphics presets - Low: 97 FPS, Medium: 76 FPS, High: 51 FPS and Ultra: 37 FPS. Next we looked at Back 4 Blood which was playable with a 31 FPS at Ultra 1440p. And finally looked at Far Cry 6 that got an Ultra 1440p FPS of 16. Gaming at 1440p with the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition is a reasonable choice at this screen size. You can always tweak modern game graphics settings to help you get a better High graphics setting experience at 1440p.

How many years will the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition in your PC? This Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition card has 12 to 18 months of latest AAA game play left in it before upgrading should be considered

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 67% better and can meet 972 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition is the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB, which is 59% more powerful and can run 961 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
67 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition was released on 18 Jun 2015
AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Grenada XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
176
Texture Rate
188 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
68 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096 x 2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192MB
Memory Speed
1500MHz
Memory Bus
512bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
384GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1070 MHz
Power
Max Power
300 Watts
PSU
750 Watt & 50 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1600
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
GD RATING
39
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Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 390X HIS IceQ X² OC 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's High-End Radeon R9 390X, created by HIS.

Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1070MHz, instead of 1050MHz.

Overclock: Memory Clock
None.

Frame Buffer
Untouched.

Cooling Solution
IceQ X² is one of the quietest coolers, making the card quieter than the reference cooler.

Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 1% Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon R9 390X 8GB.

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