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AMD Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition run games
14 Jun 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition is only really challenged by the most demanding games released today, but normally it is more than capable of running games with a stable frame rate at 1080p. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

How many years will the Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition in your PC? We think this Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition? A great upgrade graphics card would be a 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which has 40% better performance and can run 773 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX 590 8GB as this is better than 710 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 21% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
66 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition is released on 18 Jun 2015

Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Grenada PRO
Process
28nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
168 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
67 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2560
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
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
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1050 MHz
Power
Max Power
300 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 1440
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
9.9
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5.8
Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's High-End Radeon R9 390, created by Asus.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1050MHz, instead of 1000MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
Exclusive DirectCU III cooling technology features two exclusive 10 mm direct-GPU contact heat-pipes that transports 40% more heat away from the GPU and outperform reference designs, achieving up to 30% cooler gaming performance.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 3% Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon R9 390.


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Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
29%
RAM
13GB
0%
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VS
Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Battlefield 2042 35% 46%
Forza Horizon 5 74% 12%
Far Cry 6 1% 62%
Battlefield 6 35% 46%
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 12% 82%
Resident Evil 8 27% 46%
Grand Theft Auto VI 1% 58%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 48% 6%
Elden Ring 43% 2%
Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora 60% 12%
Radeon R9 390 Asus DirectCU III OC Strix Gaming 8GB Edition Extras
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