R9 M280X with Athlon II X2 260 benchmarks at Low Quality settings

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 AMD Athlon II X2 260 has less than 15% bottleneck in many games and can cause minor FPS loss. With current 4096 MB RAM, the R9 M280X can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

 R9 M280X with Athlon II X2 260 benchmarks at Low Quality settings
AMD Radeon R9 M280X
Price $ 1,070.0
Year 2015
Maximum Recorded Temperature 66C
Max Fan Noise 52.8dB
Recommended Power Supply 70W
Benchmark CPU AMD Athlon II X2 260 ($19.99) *closest mobile equivalent*
CPU Impact on FPS -10.4 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % -40.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Low Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 119.7 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 117.9 FPS
Average 4K Performance 78.1 FPS
Memory 4 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 60.5
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 83.0
4K Cost Per Frame $ 150.7
Series R9 M280X
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Game Performance at Low Quality settings

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Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
63
115.8
2019 Anthem
60
110.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
62
115.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
65
119.7
2019 Metro Exodus
60
109.9
2019 World War Z
65
119.2
2019 Gears of War 5
61
113.5
2019 F1 2019
63
116.4
2019 GreedFall
62
114.9
2019 Borderlands 3
60
111.1
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
65
119.5
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
59
108.7
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
61
112.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
61
113.1
2018 Fallout 76
62
115.0
2018 Hitman 2
61
112.3
2018 Just Cause 4
61
113.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
62
114.3
2018 Strange Brigade
65
120.5
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
61
113.5
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
61
113.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
64
117.7
2017 For Honor
67
123.0
2017 Project CARS 2
63
116.9
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
65
120.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
60
111.6
2016 Hitman
64
117.6
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
63
116.1
2016 The Division
62
115.2
2016 Overwatch
65
119.4
2016 Dishonored 2
61
112.9
2015 DiRT Rally
69
126.9
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
63
115.6
2015 The Witcher 3
61
113.0
2015 Rocket League
89
163.3
2015 Need For Speed
64
119.0
2015 Project CARS
64
118.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
71
131.8
2014 Thief
65
119.8
2013 Bioshock Infinite
69
127.3
2013 Company of Heroes 2
64
117.3
2013 Crysis 3
63
116.3
2013 GRID 2
72
133.1
2013 Metro: Last Light
65
120.3
2013 Total War: Rome 2
65
119.5
2013 Battlefield 4
66
121.7
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
78
144.0
2009 League of Legends
98
180.8
2008 Crysis: Warhead
67
123.6

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
62
115.3
2019 Anthem
61
112.0
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
62
115.1
2019 Resident Evil 2
63
116.9
2019 Metro Exodus
60
111.1
2019 World War Z
64
117.6
2019 Gears of War 5
61
113.3
2019 F1 2019
62
115.2
2019 GreedFall
62
114.3
2019 Borderlands 3
60
111.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
64
117.6
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
60
110.5
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
61
113.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
62
114.6
2018 Hitman 2
60
111.5
2018 Just Cause 4
61
113.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
62
113.6
2018 Strange Brigade
64
117.8
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
62
113.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
61
112.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
63
116.4
2017 For Honor
64
117.3
2017 Project CARS 2
63
115.5
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
66
121.3
2016 Overwatch
63
117.0
2016 Dishonored 2
62
114.3
2015 Rocket League
71
131.3
2015 Need For Speed
64
118.1
2015 Project CARS
64
117.4
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
67
124.3
2014 Thief
63
117.2
2013 Bioshock Infinite
65
120.8
2013 Company of Heroes 2
62
115.3
2013 Crysis 3
64
119.0
2013 GRID 2
69
127.5
2013 Metro: Last Light
65
120.1
2013 Total War: Rome 2
63
116.3
2013 Battlefield 4
63
117.2
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
76
140.0
2009 League of Legends
81
148.7
2008 Crysis: Warhead
65
119.2

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
42
77.1
2019 Anthem
40
74.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
41
76.4
2019 Resident Evil 2
41
76.8
2019 Metro Exodus
40
74.9
2019 World War Z
42
78.2
2019 Gears of War 5
41
76.2
2019 F1 2019
42
77.4
2019 GreedFall
40
74.8
2019 Borderlands 3
40
74.3
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
42
78.5
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
40
74.5
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
41
76.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
42
77.1
2018 Hitman 2
40
74.8
2018 Just Cause 4
41
75.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
41
75.1
2018 Strange Brigade
42
78.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
41
76.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
40
75.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
43
78.9
2017 For Honor
42
77.1
2017 Project CARS 2
43
79.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
46
84.7
2016 Overwatch
42
77.2
2016 Dishonored 2
42
78.3
2015 Rocket League
45
83.2
2015 Need For Speed
43
79.7
2015 Project CARS
43
79.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
43
80.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
55
102.5
2009 League of Legends
48
88.5
R9 M280X with Athlon II X2 260 at 1080p and Low Quality settings
R9 M280X with Athlon II X2 260 at 1440p and Low Quality settings
R9 M280X with Athlon II X2 260 at 4K and Low Quality settings

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R9 M280X Specifications

R9 M280X Board Design

OutputsNo outputs
TDPunknown

R9 M280X Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1000 MHz
GPU Clock900 MHz
Memory Clock1375 MHz 5500 MHz effective

R9 M280X Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationCrystal System (R9 M200)
ProductionActive
Release DateFeb 5th, 2015

R9 M280X Graphics Features

DirectX12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL2.0
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.3
Vulkan1.1.101

R9 M280X Graphics Processor

ArchitectureGCN 2.0
Die Size160 mm²
FoundryTSMC
GPU NameSaturn
GPU VariantSaturn XT
Process Size28 nm
Transistors2,080 million

R9 M280X Memory

Bandwidth88.00 GB/s
Memory Bus128 bit
Memory Size4 GB
Memory TypeGDDR5

R9 M280X Render Config

Compute Units14
L1 Cache16 KB (per CU)
L2 Cache256 KB
ROPs16
Shading Units896
TMUs56

R9 M280X Theoretical Performance

FP32 (float) performance1.792 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance128.0 GFLOPS (1:14)
Pixel Rate16.00 GPixel/s
Texture Rate56.00 GTexel/s

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