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AMD Radeon R9 280X Review

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Performance:
3DMark GPU Score:
10930
3DMark Ranking:
16. See full list
Popularity Ranking:
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Lowest Price:
$234
DirectX:
11
TDP:
190W
P3mark:
58 3DMarks / W
Popular Brands:
  • 1. Sapphire/Zotac
  • 2. ASUS
  • 3. XFX
  • 4. VisionTek
  • 5. Gigabyte

Product Offers

XFX RADEON Double D R9 280X 1000MHz BOOST Ready 3GB DDR5 2XmDP HDMI 2XDVI Graphics Cards R9-280X-TDFD

Amazon.com $224.99

AMD Radeon VisionTek Radeon R9 280X 3GB GDDR5 PCI Express Graphics Card 900652

Amazon.com $259.88

PowerColor AMD Radeon R9 280X OC 3GB GDDR5 DVI/HDMI/2Mini DisplayPort PCI-Express Graphics Card AXR9 280X 3GBD5-T2DHE/OC

Amazon.com $259.99

Sapphire Radeon VAPOR-X R9 280X 3GB GDDR5 DVI-I/DVI-D/HDMI/DP TRI-X OC PCI-Express Graphics Card with Boost (UEFI) 11221-12-40G

Amazon.com $296.99

Sapphire Radeon TOXIC R9 280X 3GB GDDR5 DL-DVI-I/SL-DVI-D/HDMI/Dual Mini DP (UEFI) PCI-Express Graphics Card 11221-01-40G

Amazon.com $314.99

MSI Computer Video Graphics Cards R9 280X GAMING 6G

Amazon.com $339.01

AMD Radeon R9 280X compared to popular Graphics Cards

You can find a good value for money by comparing the money bar (green) with the performance bar (blue). The less the money bar covers from the performance bar, the better is the value for money.

3DMark11 Score
Price
Name Price 3DMark11
Score
0 26450
AMD Radeon R9 295X2 $780 26450
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 $550 18860
AMD Radeon R9 290X $380 16270
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti $709 16040
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 $360 15800
AMD Radeon R9 290 $435 15280
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 $389 14170
AMD Radeon R9 280X $234 10930
AMD Radeon R9 285 $246 10690
AMD Radeon R9 280 $225 9670
0 $880

Compare AMD Radeon R9 280X vs. graphics cards with Similar Performance

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
NVIDIA Dual GeForce GTX 580 - Asus Mars II
12070
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M
12070
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770
11220
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 280X
10930
$255 43
AMD Radeon HD 7970
10930
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 285
10690
$246 43
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680
10690
N/A
AMD Radeon HD 6990
10640
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
10170
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590
9750
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 280
9670
$225 43
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670
9540
N/A
AMD Radeon HD 7950
9300
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti
8840
N/A

Compare AMD Radeon R9 280X vs. graphics cards with Similar Price

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
ATI Radeon HD 5830
3310
$281 12
AMD Radeon R9 280X
10930
$255 43
AMD Radeon R9 285
10690
$246 43
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 SE
3080
$240 13
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 465
3750
$235 16
AMD Radeon R9 280
9670
$225 43
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760
8640
$219 39
AMD Radeon HD 7850
6650
$211 32
AMD Radeon R9 270X
8670
$210 41
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470
4730
$200 24
AMD Radeon R9 270
7830
$175 45

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