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Radeon R9 290X

Model Radeon R9 290X
Year October 2013
Code Name Hawaii XT
Fab Process 28 nm
Transistors 6200 million
Bus PCIe 3.0 x16
Memory 4096 MB
Core Speed 800 MHz
Cores 1
Memory Speed 5000 MHz
Unified Shaders 2816
Texture Mapping Units 176
Render Output Units 64
Bus Type GDDR5
Bus Width 512-bit
Direct X Version 11.2
OpenGL Version 4.3
Power (Max TDP) 300 Watts
Bandwidth 320000 MB/sec
Texel Rate 140800 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 51200 Mpixels/sec



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One Response to “Radeon R9 290X”
Anthony says:

The core clock speed is quoted here as 800 MHz, but the correct speed is 1000. If the numbers have been put into the system wrong it will effect the theoretical speed. There is the same issue with the 290, only that is 947.

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