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AMD Radeon R9 290 Review

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Performance:
3DMark GPU Score:
15380
3DMark Ranking:
24. See full list
Popularity Ranking:
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Lowest Price:
$400
DirectX:
11
TDP:
250W
P3mark:
62 3DMarks / W
Popular Brands:
  • 1. Sapphire/Zotac
  • 2. ASUS
  • 3. XFX
  • 4. Gigabyte
  • 5. VisionTek
  • 6. Hewlett Packard

Product Offers

PowerColor Video Graphics Cards AXR9 290 4GBD5-TDHEV2/OC

Amazon.com $305.93

XFX Black Edition R9290XEDBD Graphics Cards Double D R9 290X, 1050MHz, 4GB GDDR5, HDMI 2XDVI

Amazon.com $399.99

VisionTek Products R9 290X 4GB GDDR5 PCI Express Graphics Card (900654)

Amazon.com $438.85

CybertronPC Matrix 17.3" Gaming Laptop - Intel i7-4700MQ 2.40GHz Quad-Core Processor, 16GB DDR3L Memory, Radeon R9-M290X Graphics, 1TB HDD, Killer Wireless N, Microsoft Windows 8.1

Amazon.com $1,699.99

AMD Radeon R9 290 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 38720
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $680 30440
AMD Radeon R9 295X2 $1530 26540
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti $552 24640
NVIDIA GTX TITAN X $3000 21910
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X $500 18980
AMD Radeon R9 390X $440 18820
AMD Radeon HD 7990 $3000 18590
AMD Radeon R9 390 $440 18300
AMD Radeon RX 480 $720 18220
AMD Radeon R9 Fury $500 18120
0 $3100

Compare AMD Radeon R9 290 vs. graphics cards with Similar Performance

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
AMD Radeon R9 390
18300
$440 42
AMD Radeon RX 480
18220
$720 25
AMD Radeon R9 Fury
18120
$500 36
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690
17890
$999
AMD Radeon R9 Nano
17860
$470 38
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060-6GB
17310
$809 21
AMD Radeon RX 470
16570
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060-3GB
16290
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 290X
16230
$400 41
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti
16060
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
15750
$380 41
AMD Radeon R9 290
15380
$400 38
NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Black
14920
$2047
NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan
14180
$1000
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (notebook)
13920
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 (Notebook)
13840
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780
13750
$1443 10
AMD Radeon R9 380X
13410
N/A

Compare AMD Radeon R9 290 vs. graphics cards with Similar Price

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
AMD Radeon R9 Fury
18120
$500 36
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680
10700
$500 21
AMD Radeon R9 Fury X
18980
$500 38
AMD Radeon R9 280X
11000
$480 23
AMD Radeon HD 6990
10740
$480
AMD Radeon R9 Nano
17860
$470 38
AMD Radeon R9 390X
18820
$440 43
AMD Radeon R9 390
18300
$440 42
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770
11150
$430
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670
9350
$415
AMD Radeon R9 290X
16230
$400 41
AMD Radeon R9 290
15380
$400 38
NVIDIA Quadro K2200
5200
$400 13
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 580
6590
$399 17
ATI Radeon HD 5830
3280
$388
AMD Radeon HD 7660D
2390
$381 6
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
15750
$380 41
NVIDIA Quadro K4000
4160
$375
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti
8800
$371
AMD Radeon HD 7870 XT
8610
$334
AMD Radeon R7 265
6880
$333
ATI Radeon HD 5850
3700
$324 11
AMD Radeon HD 7950
9150
$318
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448
5660
$315
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660
6790
$300
AMD Radeon R9 380
12270
$300

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