ASUS RADEON R9 290X
"Asus Radeon R9 290x is Hawaii clocked at 1050Mhz with 4GB GDDR5 clocked at 5400Mhz. Asus Radeon R9 290x has memory interface of 512Bits with 2816 shaders with directx 11.2. Asus Radeon R9 270x is Pitcairn clocked at 1120Mhz with 2GB GDDR5 clocked at 5600Mhz. Asus Radeon R9 270x has memory interface of 256Bits with 1280 shaders with support for directx 11.2. Benchmarks are Battlefield 3, Bioshock Infinite, Dirt 3, Farcry 3, Hitman Absolution, Max Payne 3, Resident Evil 6 and Tomb Raider 3. AMD FX 8350 with Gigabyte GA78LMT S2P using Windows 8."
ASUS RADEON R9 290X FEATURES
"Asus Radeon R9 290x uses ROG Matrix graphics cards are designed by overclockers for overclockers. Pre loaded with a variety of ROG exclusive tools for instant and safe overclocking, ROG Matrix revolutionized how overclocking is done and continues to innovate and shatter world records."
"Asus Radeon R9 290x is for gamers Matrix's renowned and trusted legacy as the coolest, quietest and smoothest graphics cards available create the perfect balance between spectacular power and out of the box simplicity. Treat yourself to the winning edge all dressed up in the seductive ROG wardrobe."
"Asus Radeon R9 290x DirectCU II with 10mm Heatpipe 20% cooler. 3X quieter. An award winning cooling technology that puts industry leading highly conductive 10mm copper cooling pipes in direct contact with your Matrix card's graphics processing unit (GPU), dissipating heat with extreme efficiency. Along with high performance CoolTech fan technology, DirectCU II keeps Matrix up to 20% cooler and three times (3X) quieter than reference designs and that means faster, distraction free gaming for you!"
"Asus Radeon R9 290x has Hybrid design for multi directional cooling with CoolTech is an exclusive hybrid and dust proof fan technology that accelerates heat removal to ensure top notch graphics performance that's highly stable. The hybrid blade and bearing design, with inner radial blower and outer flower type blades, provides multi directional airflow. Every detail has been expertly engineered, including the curvature of the fins, to ensure super efficient cooling that's whisper quiet even when the fan ramps up!"
"Asus Radeon R9 290x Memory Defroster Instant defrost and Say goodbye to cold bugs. A brand new ASUS exclusive technology that'll seriously excite your extreme overclocking ambitions. This clever feature instantly defrosts your Matrix card's memory during subzero overclocking to ensure stability. With a flip of a switch you can wave goodbye to cold bugs so you can take subzero overclocking further!"
"Asus Radeon R9 290x LN2 Mode / STD Mode Jumper Switch to Unleash maximum GPU power Designed by overclockers for overclockers, your Matrix card's liquid nitrogen (LN2) jumper switch unlocks restrictions on power target, voltage and overcurrent protection so you can unleash maximum power from the GPU!"
"Asus Radeon R9 290x Safe Mode One press VBIOS reload You can overclock with confidence thanks to Safe Mode. One tap of the Clear VBIOS button restores your Matrix's graphics card's default frequencies and voltages, so you can be as experimental as you dare!"
"Asus Radeon R9 290x DIGI+ VRM with Black Metallic Capacitors and 14 phase Super Alloy Power 30% less power noise and 5X greater durability Acclaimed DIGI+ voltage regulator module (VRM) technology delivers 14 phase power and digital voltage regulation, while Super Alloy Power's Japanese made 10K black metallic capacitors, concrete core chokes and hardened MOSFETs all withstand much greater stress and heat. The result is an ultra stable graphics card that's forged for extreme overclocking. You benefit from loads of headroom for experimental performance tuning without generating distracting whines and buzzes."
"Asus Radeon R9 290x ROG Color coded Load Indicator At a glance GPU load level Matrix is equipped with a gorgeous color coded LED that changes shade to reflect the GPU's load level. Shining brightly through four resplendent color gradients, it provides a real time visual guide to performance and an awesome internal glow!"
"Asus Radeon R9 290x ROG Edition GPU Tweak Real time intuitive graphics tuning the ultimate graphics card tuning utility, offering incredibly precise control over GPU clock frequency, pulse width modulation (PWM), VRM and even fans. With GPU Tweak you get maximum overclocking potential with great safety and simplicity an enthusiast's dream comes true!
"Asus Radeon R9 290x GPU Tweak Streaming Stream online instantly! GPU Tweak Streaming tool allows you to share on screen action in real time. Add scrolling text, pictures, and webcam images to the streaming window easily."
"Asus Radeon R9 290x Specifications of Graphics Engine AMD Radeon R9 290X, Bus Standard PCI Express 3.0, Video Memory GDDR5 4GB, Engine Clock 1050 MHz, Memory Clock 5400 MHz ( 1350 MHz GDDR5 ), Memory Interface 512 bit, Interface DVI Output : Yes x 2 (DVI D), HDMI Output : Yes x 1, Display Port : Yes x 1 (Regular DP) HDCP Support : Yes, Power Consumption up to 375Wadditional 8+8 pin PCIe power required, Accessories 2 x Power cable, 1 x CrossFire cable and Software ROG GPU Tweak & Driver."
ASUS RADEON R9 290X