ASUS Radeon R9 280X Review

Sleeping Dogs and Tomb Raider

ASUS Radeon R9 280X Review

Sleeping Dogs

The 280X performs very well in Sleeping Dogs with 53 and 33FPS respectively. Considering that the GTX770, which has been tightly matched so far, scores only 49 and 28FPS then you can see that the ASUS R9 280X enjoys the Wei Shen title.

Tomb Raider

We see a similar 4FPS improvement in Tomb Raider. The reboot of Lara Croft gives us good performance on the 280X, clocking in at 66FPS on the 1080 resolution and 45 in the higher 2560 setup.


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07-10-2013, 23:53:31


The first of the next series of Radeon cards is a familiar foe. Whilst we wait for the Hawaii core 290X, let's look at the Tahiti 280X

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08-10-2013, 00:16:57

For someone needing to update this card will kick some serious ass can't wait to see the review of the R9-290XQuote

08-10-2013, 01:41:51

How do we CFX it when the cooler blocks them? Well i guess you can use the bendy ones.Quote

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