Graphic cards

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Radeon R9 280X

About AMD Radeon R9 280X

AMD Radeon R9 280X is graphic card manufactured by AMD and launched in Q3 2012 . It's using PCIe 3.0 x16 bus type. It has core clock of 1000 MHz and 3072 MB (3GB) of memory . It supports DirectX 12 and OpenGL 4.4 . This graphic card is used in Desktop devices and can consume up to 250 watts of power .

AMD Radeon R9 280X logo

Component specifications

Desktop
Used in
AMD
Factory
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
Q3 2012
Launched
3072 - 6144 MB
Memory
850 - 1100 MHz
Core Clock
1000 - 1150 MHz
Boost Clock
1500 - 6400 MHz
Effective Clock
DirectX 12
DirectX
OpenGL 4.4
OpenGL
250 W
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
261 - 310 mm
Length
1 - 3
Cooling Fans
2 - 3
Case Slots
4-way
CrossFire
Overall Score 38434
Benchmark Score 14772
2D Benchmark Score 727.8
Future Proof 22%

Component performance

47.9 FPS
Average DirectX performance
93.3 FPS
DirectX 9 performance
32.2 FPS
DirectX 10 performance
35.3 FPS
DirectX 11 performance
31 FPS
DirectX 12 performance
2903 operations/s
Graphic card computing

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Compatible processors

Processors that best works with Radeon R9 280X on 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution in general tasks.

Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7700K

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2016
Launched
LGA1151
Socket
4.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
4.2 GHz
Clock
4.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-9500

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
6
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-5820K

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2014
Launched
LGA2011-v3
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
140 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7740X

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2017
Launched
FCLGA2066
Socket
4.3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
112 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
4.3 GHz
Clock
4.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-10400T

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-9400

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
4.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
6
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 3400G

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2019
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-8400

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2017
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
6
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-6700K

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2015
Launched
LGA1151
Socket
4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
4 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-10105F

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-8500

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2018
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
4.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
6
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 1500X

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-10300

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 3400GE

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 3350G

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2020
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 PRO 3400G

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2019
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 PRO 1500

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2017
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-8600T

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2018
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
6
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 PRO 3350G

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-4930K

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2013
Launched
LGA2011
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 2500X

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2019
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-9600T

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
6
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-10100F

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2020
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7700

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2016
Launched
LGA1151
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 2400G

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2018
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-10100

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-10105

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-9500T

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
6
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-3930K

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2011
Launched
LGA2011
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2689

Server
Used in
Q1 2013
Launched
LGA2011
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
115 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2174G

Server
Used in
Q3 2018
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
71 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
4.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2274G

Server
Used in
Q4 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
83 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
4 GHz
Clock
4.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2690

Server
Used in
Q1 2012
Launched
LGA2011
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
135 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2650 v2

Server
Used in
Q3 2013
Launched
FCLGA2011
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E3-1270 v6

Server
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
FCLGA1151
Socket
3.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
72 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2670

Server
Used in
Q1 2012
Launched
LGA2011
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
115 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E3-1280 v6

Server
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
FCLGA1151
Socket
3.9 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
72 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.9 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2643 v2

Server
Used in
Q3 2013
Launched
FCLGA2011
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2620 v4

Server
Used in
Q2 2016
Launched
FCLGA2011-3
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
85 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
3 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E3-1275 v6

Server
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
FCLGA1151
Socket
3.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
73 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2144G

Server
Used in
Q1 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
71 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2134

Server
Used in
Q1 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
71 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
4.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-1650 v2

Server
Used in
Q3 2013
Launched
FCLGA2011
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2680

Server
Used in
Q2 2012
Launched
LGA2011
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-1140G7

Server
Used in
Q1 2021
Launched
FCBGA1598
Socket
1.1 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.1 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2651 v2

Server
Used in
Q2 2016
Launched
LGA2011
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
12
Cores
1.8 GHz
Clock
2.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
12
Cores
24
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2244G

Server
Used in
Q4 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
71 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
4.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W-2123

Server
Used in
Q4 2017
Launched
FCLGA2066
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
120 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E3-1230 v6

Server
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
FCLGA1151
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
72 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2314

Server
Used in
Q1 2022
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
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Average frames per second

AMD Radeon R9 280X can run games with frames per second ranging from 83.7 FPS up to 253.2 FPS depending on game settings with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings this processor can achieve on average around 83.7 FPS .
  • On high settings this processor can achieve on average around 150.7 FPS .
  • On medium settings this processor can achieve on average around 180.8 FPS .
  • On low settings this processor can achieve on average around 253.2 FPS .

Frames per second calculator

Game Grand Theft Auto V

Screen Resolution 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p))

Graphic card AMD Radeon R9 280X

Number of frames per second for AMD Radeon R9 280X graphic card in Grand Theft Auto V game with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution. When there isn't bottleneck in configuration, AMD Radeon R9 280X can achieve from 51.3 FPS up to 233.1 FPS frames per second while running Grand Theft Auto V game on 1920 x 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings AMD Radeon R9 280X can achieve from 51.3 FPS up to 77.1 FPS , with average around 64.2 FPS .
  • On high settings AMD Radeon R9 280X can achieve from 92.4 FPS up to 138.7 FPS , with average around 115.6 FPS .
  • On medium settings AMD Radeon R9 280X can achieve from 110.9 FPS up to 166.5 FPS , with average around 138.7 FPS .
  • On low settings AMD Radeon R9 280X can achieve from 155.2 FPS up to 233.1 FPS , with average around 194.2 FPS .

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GeForce GTX 960

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2015
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
1127 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
1127 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
120 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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GeForce GTX 770

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2013
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
1046 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
1046 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
230 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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GeForce GTX 950

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2015
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
1024 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
1024 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
90 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Radeon R9 380

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Used in
Q1 2015
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
918 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
918 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
190 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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GeForce GTX 690

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2012
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
915 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
915 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
300 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Radeon HD 7990

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2013
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
950 MHz
Core Clock
3072 MB
Memory
950 MHz
Core Clock
3072 MB
Memory
375 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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GeForce GTX 680

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2012
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
1006 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
1006 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
195 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Desktop
Used in
Q1 2015
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
918 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
918 MHz
Core Clock
2048 MB
Memory
190 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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GeForce GTX 670

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2012
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
915 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
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4096 MB
Memory
170 W
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