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AMD Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition run games
A strong performing piece of hardware, Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition can still meet a lot of the game system requirements of modern games.

This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

This graphics card can play 11% of the most demanding games available today.

How many years will the Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition in your PC? Its time to start researching your next graphics card upgrade as the Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition is failing to meet modern day gaming system requirements. A gpu AAA lifespan of around 6-12 months.

FPS System Benchmark
116 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition is released on the 16 Sep 2015
Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 42.3 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

42.3 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 47 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

47 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 46.8 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

46.8 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 35 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

35 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 40 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

40 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 90.1 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

90.1 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 60 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

60 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 77.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

77.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 47.2 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

47.2 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 63.5 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

63.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 81.9 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

81.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 60.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

60.3 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 51.4 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

51.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 36.6 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

36.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 60.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

60.8 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 60.7 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

60.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 37.5 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

37.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 42.6 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

42.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 67.9 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

67.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 82.5 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

82.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 65.4 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

65.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 37.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

37.5 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 52.2 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

52.2 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 19 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

19 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 19 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

19 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 28.8 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

28.8 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 24.2 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

24.2 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 18.8 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

18.8 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 20.9 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

20.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 19 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

19 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 38.3 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

38.3 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 22 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

22 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 23.8 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

23.8 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 16.9 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

16.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 24.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

24.1 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 20.9 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

20.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 23.2 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

23.2 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 38.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

38.3 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 17.9 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

17.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 22.9 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

22.9 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 28.6 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

28.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 37.7 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

37.7 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 35.6 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

35.6 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 18.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

18.4 FPS

Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition gets 27.3 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

27.3 FPS
AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Grenada PRO
Process
28nm
TMUs
160
Texture Rate
166 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
67 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
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1040 MHz
Power
Max Power
375 Watts
PSU
750 Watt & 50 Amps
Power Connector
2x 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
7.6
5.8
Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's High-End Radeon R9 390, created by Sapphire.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1040MHz, instead of 1000MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
Two-ball bearing: Dual ball bearings on the fan spindles ensure smooth running and long life and are designed to keep out dust. A quiet cooling solution, Two ball-bearing fan features a high-efficiency blade design.


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


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Radeon R9 390 Sapphire Nitro w/ Back Plate 8GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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RAM
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Pip, it says that this model is 3% better but it actually shows no difference over the 390 reference, you may want to change that.

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will 5820k bottleneck with this gpu ??

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you can put multiple r9 390 and there should be 0 bottleneck

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will my cpu bottleneck this gpu?

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Graphics Card added on 05/10/2015. Rank & Specifications Final!

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Pip I think you are do for a new graphics card!

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why is that? :D

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Omg I'm a goof, I didn't notice the SLI part,my bad…

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haha, it doesn't fit the box so I don't blame you lol

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