AMD Radeon R9 M280X
vs
AMD Radeon RX VEGA 10

AMD Radeon R9 M280X
AMD Radeon RX VEGA 10
R9 M280X RX VEGA 10 Difference
AMD Radeon R9 M280X AMD Radeon RX VEGA 10
Price $ 1,070.0 $ 632.0 438 (41%)
Year 2015 2018 3 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 66C 57C 9 (14%)
Max Fan Noise 52.8dB 36.2dB 16.6 (31%)
Recommended Power Supply 70W 50W 20 (29%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz ($284.99) *closest mobile equivalent* Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) *closest mobile equivalent*
CPU Impact on FPS +0.0 FPS +0.0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0% 0.0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Medium Quality Settings Medium Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 84.0 FPS 71.5 FPS 12.5 (15%)
Average 1440p Performance 66.5 FPS 57.1 FPS 9.4 (14%)
Average 4K Performance 36.2 FPS 31.4 FPS 4.8 (13%)
Memory 4 GB 4 GB 0 (0%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 38.2 $ 40.8 2.6 (7%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 52.2 $ 56.9 4.7 (9%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 95.5 $ 98.8 3.3 (3%)
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Our Verdict: Upgrading from RX VEGA 10 to R9 M280X is not recommended as it is less than 30% of improvement in performance. In general, a reasonable upgrade is between 30% and 50% or more to justify the purchase of new hardware. The price/performance ratio is much better for RX VEGA 10 .

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AMD Radeon R9 M280X
AMD Radeon RX VEGA 10
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
73
81.2
61
68.6
2019 Anthem
64
72.2
57
64.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
71
79.8
61
67.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
79
88.4
66
73.5
2019 Metro Exodus
63
70.4
57
63.8
2019 World War Z
78
87.5
69
77.0
2019 Gears of War 5
69
77.0
60
67.3
2019 F1 2019
74
82.3
63
70.2
2019 GreedFall
71
79.7
61
68.8
2019 Borderlands 3
65
72.6
58
65.0
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
79
88.0
65
73.3
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
61
68.3
56
62.7
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
67
75.4
59
66.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
68
76.3
61
67.9
2018 Fallout 76
71
79.8
66
73.5
2018 Hitman 2
67
74.9
63
70.0
2018 Just Cause 4
69
76.9
60
67.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
70
78.5
61
68.2
2018 Strange Brigade
80
89.8
66
74.3
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
69
77.0
60
67.3
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
68
76.6
64
71.3
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
76
84.8
64
71.6
2017 For Honor
85
94.5
69
76.9
2017 Project CARS 2
74
83.2
63
70.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
80
89.0
66
73.8
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
66
73.5
61
67.8
2016 Hitman
76
84.5
69
77.1
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
73
81.8
66
74.3
2016 The Division
72
80.1
64
71.5
2016 Overwatch
79
87.8
66
74.1
2016 Dishonored 2
68
75.9
60
66.8
2015 DiRT Rally
91
101.6
72
80.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
72
80.9
62
69.4
2015 The Witcher 3
68
76.1
62
69.5
2015 Rocket League
151
168.2
105
116.8
2015 Need For Speed
78
87.1
65
72.9
2015 Project CARS
77
85.8
64
72.2
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
99
110.5
76
85.5
2013 Crysis 3
73
82.1
64
71.4
2013 Battlefield 4
82
92.0
66
74.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
119
132.9
87
97.7
2009 League of Legends
180
200.3
120
134.1

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AMD Radeon R9 M280X
AMD Radeon RX VEGA 10
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
51
64.8
44
55.4
2019 Anthem
47
58.9
41
52.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
51
64.5
44
55.2
2019 Resident Evil 2
54
67.8
46
57.8
2019 Metro Exodus
45
57.2
41
52.1
2019 World War Z
55
69.0
49
61.3
2019 Gears of War 5
48
61.2
43
54.2
2019 F1 2019
51
64.6
44
56.1
2019 GreedFall
50
63.1
44
55.3
2019 Borderlands 3
46
57.7
41
52.3
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
55
69.0
46
58.5
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
44
56.1
41
51.4
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
48
61.2
43
54.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
50
63.5
44
55.8
2018 Hitman 2
46
57.9
44
55.1
2018 Just Cause 4
49
61.4
43
54.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
49
61.7
43
54.5
2018 Strange Brigade
55
69.5
46
58.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
49
62.1
43
54.6
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
47
59.2
43
53.8
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
53
66.9
45
57.3
2017 For Honor
54
68.5
46
58.2
2017 Project CARS 2
52
65.3
45
56.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
60
75.8
49
62.2
2016 Overwatch
54
68.0
46
58.7
2016 Dishonored 2
50
63.0
44
55.2
2015 Rocket League
75
94.1
57
72.0
2015 Need For Speed
56
70.0
47
59.0
2015 Project CARS
55
68.8
46
58.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
65
81.3
52
65.1
2013 Crysis 3
57
71.6
44
55.3
2013 Battlefield 4
54
68.3
46
57.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
88
110.1
64
80.7
2009 League of Legends
100
126.1
71
89.4

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AMD Radeon R9 M280X
AMD Radeon RX VEGA 10
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
25
36.2
21
30.6
2019 Anthem
22
32.0
19
28.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
24
34.8
20
29.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
24
35.7
21
30.8
2019 Metro Exodus
22
32.1
20
28.8
2019 World War Z
26
38.2
23
33.8
2019 Gears of War 5
24
34.6
21
30.2
2019 F1 2019
25
36.8
21
31.4
2019 GreedFall
22
32.0
20
28.8
2019 Borderlands 3
21
31.1
19
28.3
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
27
38.8
22
32.4
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
21
31.4
19
28.5
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
24
34.6
21
30.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
25
36.2
21
31.3
2018 Hitman 2
22
32.0
21
30.6
2018 Just Cause 4
23
33.0
20
29.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
22
32.6
20
29.1
2018 Strange Brigade
26
37.8
22
31.9
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
23
34.1
20
29.9
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
22
32.3
20
28.9
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
27
39.4
22
32.8
2017 For Honor
25
36.2
21
31.1
2017 Project CARS 2
28
41.0
23
33.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
35
50.0
26
38.5
2016 Overwatch
25
36.3
21
31.4
2016 Dishonored 2
26
38.4
22
32.3
2015 Rocket League
33
47.4
26
37.2
2015 Need For Speed
28
41.0
23
33.7
2015 Project CARS
28
41.0
23
33.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
28
41.4
23
33.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
57
82.7
39
56.2
2009 League of Legends
39
57.1
29
42.4
R9 M280X vs RX VEGA 10 with i7-4770K vs i7-7700K at 1080p and medium vs medium settings
R9 M280X vs RX VEGA 10 with i7-4770K vs i7-7700K at 1440p and medium vs medium settings
R9 M280X vs RX VEGA 10 with i7-4770K vs i7-7700K at 4K and medium vs medium settings

AMD Radeon R9 M280X / i7-4770K

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of R9 M280X is simply ridiculous. This combination between R9 M280X and Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. This combination between R9 M280X and Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss. With current 4096 MB RAM, the R9 M280X can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

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AMD Radeon RX VEGA 10 / i7-7700K

With regards to max load temperature, the RX VEGA 10 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. Deciding whether to invest so much money in a high-end GPU like RX VEGA 10 requires careful thought. With current 4096 MB RAM, the RX VEGA 10 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

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R9 M280X vs RX VEGA 10 Specifications Comparison

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Graphics Card

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Graphics Features

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Graphics Processor

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Memory

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