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Radeon R9 290

About AMD Radeon R9 290

AMD Radeon R9 290 is graphic card manufactured by AMD and launched in Q4 2013 . It's using PCIe 3.0 x16 bus type. It has core clock of 947 MHz and 4096 MB (4GB) of memory . It supports DirectX 12 and OpenGL 4.4 . This graphic card is used in Desktop devices and can consume up to 275 watts of power .

AMD Radeon R9 290 logo

Component specifications

Desktop
Used in
AMD
Factory
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
Q4 2013
Launched
4096 MB
Memory
662 - 1040 MHz
Core Clock
947 - 974 MHz
Boost Clock
5000 - 5600 MHz
Effective Clock
DirectX 12
DirectX
OpenGL 4.4
OpenGL
250 W
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
267 - 314 mm
Length
1 - 3
Cooling Fans
2
Case Slots
4-way
CrossFire
Overall Score 46120
Benchmark Score 21271
2D Benchmark Score 688.7
Future Proof 30%

Component performance

65.6 FPS
Average DirectX performance
128 FPS
DirectX 9 performance
44 FPS
DirectX 10 performance
54.5 FPS
DirectX 11 performance
36 FPS
DirectX 12 performance
3089.5 operations/s
Graphic card computing

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Compatible processors

Processors that best works with Radeon R9 290 on 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution in general tasks.

AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 3600

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2019
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
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Ryzen 5 3600X

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2019
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.8 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 7 2700X

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2018
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
105 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-12600T

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2022
Launched
FCLGA1700
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
4.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 PRO 3600

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2019
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-9800X

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2018
Launched
FCLGA2066
Socket
3.8 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
165 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
4.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

4700S

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2021
Launched
3.6 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
3.6 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-11600

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
4.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-11400F

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-10700F

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
4.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-11400

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-10700

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
4.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 7 1800X

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i9-9900

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
5 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-12500T

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2022
Launched
FCLGA1700
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
4.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen Threadripper 1900X

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2017
Launched
sTR4
Socket
3.8 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
180 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.8 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 7 PRO 2700X

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2018
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
105 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7820X

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
FCLGA2066
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
140 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-11500

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
4.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-6950X

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2016
Launched
LGA2011-v3
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
10
Cores
140 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
10
Cores
20
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 4600G

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 4500

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2022
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.6 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.6 GHz
Clock
4.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-14100F

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2024
Launched
FCLGA1700
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
110 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
4.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 7 2700

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2018
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
4.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 7 PRO 2700

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2018
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
4.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-11700T

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2021
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
1.4 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.4 GHz
Clock
4.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 5 PRO 4650GE

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 7 PRO 1700X

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 7 1700X

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-12400T

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2022
Launched
FCLGA1700
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
74 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2680 v4

Server
Used in
Q2 2016
Launched
FCLGA2011-3
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
14
Cores
120 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
14
Cores
28
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W-1270

Server
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
5 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2683 v4

Server
Used in
Q4 2016
Launched
FCLGA2011-3
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
16
Cores
120 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
3 GHz
Turbo Clock
16
Cores
32
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2687W v4

Server
Used in
Q2 2016
Launched
FCLGA2011-3
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
12
Cores
160 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
12
Cores
24
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W-11855M

Server
Used in
Q2 2021
Launched
FCBGA1787
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
4.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W-2145

Server
Used in
Q4 2017
Launched
FCLGA2066
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
140 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
4.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2695 v3

Server
Used in
Q3 2014
Launched
LGA2011-v3
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
14
Cores
120 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
14
Cores
28
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2690 v3

Server
Used in
Q3 2014
Launched
LGA2011-v3
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
12
Cores
135 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
12
Cores
24
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon Gold 6134

Server
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
FCLGA3647
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon Gold 5118

Server
Used in
Q4 2017
Launched
FCLGA3647
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
12
Cores
105 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
12
Cores
24
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2336

Server
Used in
Q1 2022
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
6
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
4.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
6
Cores
12
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2689 v4

Server
Used in
Q3 2016
Launched
FCLGA2011-3
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
10
Cores
165 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
10
Cores
20
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2278G

Server
Used in
Q4 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
5 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W-3223

Server
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
FCLGA3647
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
160 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W-2140B

Server
Used in
Q1 2018
Launched
FCLGA2066
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
3.2 GHz
Clock
4.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2378

Server
Used in
Q1 2022
Launched
FCLGA1200
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
4.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E-2288G

Server
Used in
Q3 2019
Launched
FCLGA1151-2
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
5 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W-10885M

Server
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
FCBGA1440
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
8
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
5.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
8
Cores
16
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon E5-2660 v4

Server
Used in
Q4 2016
Launched
FCLGA2011-3
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
14
Cores
105 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
3.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
14
Cores
28
Threads
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Average frames per second

AMD Radeon R9 290 can run games with frames per second ranging from 103.5 FPS up to 313.0 FPS depending on game settings with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings this processor can achieve on average around 103.5 FPS .
  • On high settings this processor can achieve on average around 186.3 FPS .
  • On medium settings this processor can achieve on average around 223.6 FPS .
  • On low settings this processor can achieve on average around 313.0 FPS .

Frames per second calculator

Game Grand Theft Auto V

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

Graphic card AMD Radeon R9 290

Number of frames per second for AMD Radeon R9 290 graphic card in Grand Theft Auto V game with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution. When there isn't bottleneck in configuration, AMD Radeon R9 290 can achieve from 61.6 FPS up to 279.4 FPS frames per second while running Grand Theft Auto V game on 1920 x 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings AMD Radeon R9 290 can achieve from 61.6 FPS up to 92.4 FPS , with average around 77.0 FPS .
  • On high settings AMD Radeon R9 290 can achieve from 110.9 FPS up to 166.3 FPS , with average around 138.7 FPS .
  • On medium settings AMD Radeon R9 290 can achieve from 133.1 FPS up to 199.6 FPS , with average around 166.4 FPS .
  • On low settings AMD Radeon R9 290 can achieve from 186.3 FPS up to 279.4 FPS , with average around 232.9 FPS .

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Q2 2019
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