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AMD Radeon R9 290 Review

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Performance:
3DMark GPU Score:
15280
3DMark Ranking:
10. See full list
Popularity Ranking:
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Lowest Price:
$299
DirectX:
11
TDP:
250W
P3mark:
61 3DMarks / W
Popular Brands:
  • 1. Sapphire/Zotac
  • 2. ASUS
  • 3. Gigabyte
  • 4. XFX
  • 5. VisionTek

Product Offers

XFX Double D R9 290 947MHz 4GB DDR5 DP HDMI 2XDVI Graphics Cards R9290AEDFD

Amazon.com $284.99

Diamond Multimedia AMD R9 290X PCIE GDDR5 4GB Memory Graphics Video Card R9290XD54GV2

Amazon.com $299.99

XFX Black Edition Double D RADEON R9 290 980MHz 4GB DDR5 DP HDMI 2XDVI Graphics Cards R9290AEDBD

Amazon.com $299.99

Gigabyte R9 290 GDDR5-4GB 2xDVI/HDMI/DP OC Graphics Card GV-R929OC-4GD

Amazon.com $299.99

MSI Computer Corp. AMD Radeon R9 290 Gaming OC 4GB GDDR5 2DVI/HDMI/DisplayPort PCI-Express Video Card R9 290 GAMING 4G

Amazon.com $319.00

Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB GDDR5 DUAL DVI-D/HDMI/DP TRI-X OC Version PCI-Express Graphics Card 11227-00-40G

Amazon.com $327.47

ASUS Graphics Cards R9290-DC2OC-4GD5

Amazon.com $329.99

Sapphire Radeon VAPOR-X R9 290 4GB GDDR5 DUAL DVI-D/HDMI/DP TRI-X OC Version PCI-Express Graphics Card 11227-04-40G

Amazon.com $329.99

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 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 $299 15280
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 $389 14170
AMD Radeon R9 280X $255 10930
AMD Radeon R9 285 $246 10690
AMD Radeon R9 280 $225 9670
0 $880

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

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690
17620
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 290X
16270
$380 43
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti
16040
$709 23
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
15800
$360 44
NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Black
15410
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 290
15280
$435 35
NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan
14440
N/A
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780
14170
$389 36

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

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570
5850
$374 16
NVIDIA Quadro K2000
2530
$360 7
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
15800
$360 44
AMD Radeon HD 7870
8200
$359 23
ATI Radeon HD 5850
3810
$324 12
AMD Radeon R9 290
15280
$299
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

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