Radeon_R9_390_PowerColor_PCS+_8GB_Edition
AMD Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition run games
14 Jun 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 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 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition in your PC? This Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition graphics card has reached the end of its ability to run games released today. If you have it in your gaming PC then it’s time to upgrade your graphics solution.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 44% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 771 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 590 8GB which meets 708 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 24% better performance.
FPS System Benchmark
64 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition is released on 18 Jun 2015

Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Grenada PRO
Process
28nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
162 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
65 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2560
Driver Support
golden star golden star golden star golden star golden star
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
1010 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 1440
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
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5.7
Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's High-End Radeon R9 390, created by PowerColor.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1010MHz, instead of 1000MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
The Efficient Trio Fan design with the Mute Fan Technology delivers intelligent fan controlling to provide noiseless environment as well as reducing the power consumption when the GPU temperature is lower than 60°C.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate no Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon R9 390.


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Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
33%
RAM
13GB
0%
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VS
Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Halo Infinite Multiplayer 33% 50%
Battlefield 2042 33% 50%
Far Cry 6 2% 67%
Grand Theft Auto VI 2% 62%
Resident Evil 8 25% 50%
Battlefield 6 33% 50%
Forza Horizon 5 73% 9%
S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2 15% 87%
Days Gone 11% 9%
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy 47% 9%
Radeon R9 390 PowerColor PCS+ 8GB Edition Extras
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