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AMD Radeon R9 290X Review

3987

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Graphics Score

Performance
3DMark rank
100
MSRP Price
$549
DirectX
12.00
TDP
250 W
3DMark score per Watt
16

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The popularity rating is based on the total number of benchmark results submitted across all tests in the last 30 days. This page is updated daily.


AMD Radeon R9 290X popularity rank N/A

Is the AMD Radeon R9 290X good value for money?

This chart compares the AMD Radeon R9 290X 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.

3DMark score
MSRP Price

Highest score:    21929

Highest price:    $2499
Name MSRP Price 3DMark Time Spy Graphics Score Price vs performance comparison
AMD Radeon 6900 XT $999 20867
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 $1499 19931
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti $1199 19628
NVIDIA GeForce 3080 LHR N/A 17666
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 $699 17631
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 $499 13651
AMD Radeon R9 290X $549 3987

AMD Radeon R9 290X performance comparison

Name MSRP Price 3DMark Time Spy Graphics Score Value for Money
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060-6GB $299
4178
13
AMD Radeon RX 480 $229
4130
18
AMD Radeon R9 290X $549
3987
7
AMD Radeon R9 390 $329
3950
12
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060-5GB N/A
3903
0

AMD Radeon R9 290X price comparison

Name MSRP Price 3DMark Score Value for Money
AMD Radeon RX 6800 $579
16155
27
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 $549
4376
7
AMD Radeon R9 290X $549
3987
7
AMD Radeon R9 Fury $549
4754
8
AMD Radeon HD 7970 $549
2287
4