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AMD Radeon R9 280X Review


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Is the AMD Radeon R9 280X good value for money?

This chart compares the AMD Radeon R9 280X with the most popular Graphics Cards over the last 30 days. Components that offer the best value for money have great performance (yellow) and a low price (green). The smaller the overlap between the yellow and green bars, the better the value for money.

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Highest score:    36256

Highest price:    $2999
Name MSRP Price 3DMark Time Spy Graphics Score Price vs performance comparison
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4090 $1599 36256
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 $1499 19827
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti $1199 19643
AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT $649 19513
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 $699 17609
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 $499 13509
AMD Radeon R9 280X $299 2347