AMD R9 290X Review

Unigine Heaven

AMD R9 290X Review

Unigine Heaven

With no anti-aliasing in place the R9 290X is once again a couple of frames behind the GTX780. Once the image quality is ramped up with 8xMSAA then it regains that lost ground and is neck and neck. It's been relentlessly tight throughout our testing so it's fitting that we end with another nip and tuck benchmark.




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24-10-2013, 01:37:17


After reviewing the refreshed models in the updated AMD Radeon range, we finally get our hands on their latest model, the R9 290X.

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24-10-2013, 01:44:09

What a shame like everyone else i suppose i was really hoping this card was gonna be a beast and to be let down like a lead balloon....... sigh! Lets just hope AMD get their finger out their asses and let the 3rd party vendors loose and see if they can pick them up again so it's a least a half decent card and sooner rather than later!!Quote

24-10-2013, 02:01:20

Well Guv? Time to go get an MSI 780? Need a new card pretty badly.
Edit: or I could pull the trigger on getting one and watercooling that puppy....Quote

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