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AMD Radeon R9 290 Review

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Performance:
3DMark GPU Score:
15210
3DMark Ranking:
10. See full list
Popularity Ranking:
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Lowest Price:
$249
DirectX:
11
TDP:
250W
P3mark:
61 3DMarks / W
Popular Brands:
  • 1. Sapphire/Zotac
  • 2. ASUS
  • 3. Gigabyte
  • 4. XFX
  • 5. VisionTek
  • 6. Hewlett Packard

Product Offers

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 $323.33

Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB GDDR5 DUAL DVI-D/HDMI/DP TRI-X OC Version (UEFI) PCI-Express Graphics Card 11227-13-20G

Amazon.com $343.36

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

Amazon.com $359.77

Sapphire Radeon R9 290X 4GB GDDR5 DUAL DVI-D/HDMI/DP TRI-X OC Version (UEFI) PCI-Express Graphics Card 11226-16-20G

Amazon.com $373.66

XFX Double D Radeon R9 290X 1000MHz 8GB DDR5 DP HDMI 2 x DVI Graphics Card R9-290X-8DFD

Amazon.com $399.99

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

Amazon.com $399.99

Sapphire Radeon R9 290X 8GB GDDR5 DUAL DVI-D/HDMI/DP TRI-X OC Version (UEFI) PCI-Express Graphics Card 11226-17-20G

Amazon.com $437.24

MSI Graphics Card R9 290X LIGHTNING

Amazon.com $449.99

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 26810
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 $500 19050
AMD Radeon R9 290X $378 16250
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti $551 16150
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 $359 15890
AMD Radeon R9 290 $249 15210
NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan $1000 14370
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 $551 14220
AMD Radeon R9 280X $260 10860
AMD Radeon R9 285 $240 10750
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 $240 10500
0 $1100

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

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690
17750
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 290X
16250
$378 43
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Ti
16150
$551 29
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970
15890
$359 44
NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Black
15410
N/A
AMD Radeon R9 290
15210
$343 44
NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan
14370
$1000 14
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780
14220
$551 26
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M
12400
N/A

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

Name 3DMark Score Price Value for Money
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760
8750
$275 32
AMD Radeon HD 7850
6680
$267 25
AMD Radeon R9 280X
10860
$260 42
AMD Radeon R9 290
15210
$249
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 SE
3080
$240 13
AMD Radeon R9 285
10750
$240 45
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960
10500
$240 44
AMD Radeon R9 280
9700
$217 45
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660
6870
$208 33
AMD Radeon R9 270X
8620
$206 42
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 470
4720
$200 24

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