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AMD Radeon R9 280X Review

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Performance:
3DMark GPU Score:
10930
3DMark Ranking:
27. See full list
Popularity Ranking:
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Lowest Price:
$400
DirectX:
11
TDP:
190W
P3mark:
58 3DMarks / W
Popular Brands:
  • 1. Sapphire/Zotac
  • 2. XFX
  • 3. ASUS
  • 4. Gigabyte
  • 5. VisionTek

Product Offers

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 $375.31

CybertronPC Nitrox Gaming Desktop - AMD FX 9590 4.70GHz Octa-Core Processor, 16GB DDR3 Memory, 2x Radeon R9 280X Graphics, 120GB SSD, 2TB Hard Drive, Blu-Ray, Microsoft Windows 8.1 64-Bit

Amazon.com $2,499.99

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 26330
AMD Radeon R9 295X2 $1530 26330
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti $551 24620
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti K|ngp|n $800 24380
NVIDIA GTX TITAN X $1000 23290
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X $500 19000
AMD Radeon R9 390X $415 18670
AMD Radeon HD 7990 $3000 18540
AMD Radeon R9 Fury $500 17990
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 $999 17870
AMD Radeon R9 Nano $490 17780
0 $3100

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

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
AMD Radeon R9 380
12170
$300
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M
11890
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770
11120
$430
AMD Radeon R9 280X
10930
$390 28
AMD Radeon R9 285
10810
$249 43
AMD Radeon HD 7970
10700
$538
AMD Radeon HD 6990
10700
$480
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680
10660
$500 21
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960
10340
$243
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M
9910
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 280
9780
$242 40
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590
9730
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670
9350
$415
AMD Radeon HD 7950
9140
$318
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti
8790
$371

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

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
AMD Radeon R9 Fury
17990
$500 36
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680
10660
$500 21
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X
19000
$500 38
AMD Radeon R9 Nano
17780
$490 36
AMD Radeon HD 6990
10700
$480
AMD Radeon HD 7660D
2380
$455 5
AMD Radeon R9 290
15240
$439 35
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770
11120
$430
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670
9350
$415
AMD Radeon R9 390X
18670
$415 45
NVIDIA Quadro K2200
5200
$412
AMD Radeon R9 390
17690
$410 43
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580
6580
$399 17
AMD Radeon R9 280X
10930
$390 28
ATI Radeon HD 5830
3280
$388
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti
8790
$371
AMD Radeon R9 290X
16110
$360 45
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
15700
$360
AMD Radeon HD 7870 XT
8570
$334
AMD Radeon R7 265
6880
$333
ATI Radeon HD 5850
3710
$324 11
AMD Radeon HD 7950
9140
$318
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448
5670
$315
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660
6810
$300
AMD Radeon R9 380
12170
$300

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