R9 M280X with FX-8300 Eight-Core benchmarks at Medium 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 FX-8300 Eight-Core has less than 15% bottleneck in many games and can cause minor FPS loss. This combination between R9 M280X and AMD FX-8300 Eight-Core has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is 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.

 R9 M280X with FX-8300 Eight-Core benchmarks at Medium 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 FX-8300 Eight-Core ($80.59) *closest mobile equivalent*
CPU Impact on FPS -7.3 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % -30.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Medium Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 76.7 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 61.1 FPS
Average 4K Performance 33.3 FPS
Memory 4 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 51.7
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 70.9
4K Cost Per Frame $ 128.9
Series R9 M280X
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Game Performance at Medium Quality settings

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Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
51
73.7
2019 Anthem
47
67.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
50
72.7
2019 Resident Evil 2
55
78.7
2019 Metro Exodus
46
66.1
2019 World War Z
54
78.1
2019 Gears of War 5
49
70.7
2019 F1 2019
52
74.4
2019 GreedFall
50
72.6
2019 Borderlands 3
47
67.6
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
54
78.4
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
45
64.6
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
48
69.6
2018 Forza Horizon 4
49
70.2
2018 Fallout 76
50
72.7
2018 Hitman 2
48
69.3
2018 Just Cause 4
49
70.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
50
71.8
2018 Strange Brigade
55
79.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
49
70.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
49
70.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
53
76.2
2017 For Honor
58
83.0
2017 Project CARS 2
52
75.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
55
79.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
47
68.3
2016 Hitman
53
76.0
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
51
74.1
2016 The Division
51
72.9
2016 Overwatch
54
78.3
2016 Dishonored 2
49
70.0
2015 DiRT Rally
61
88.0
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
51
73.5
2015 The Witcher 3
49
70.1
2015 Rocket League
94
134.7
2015 Need For Speed
54
77.8
2015 Project CARS
53
76.9
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
66
94.2
2014 Thief
55
78.9
2013 Bioshock Infinite
62
88.5
2013 Company of Heroes 2
53
75.7
2013 Crysis 3
52
74.3
2013 GRID 2
67
96.0
2013 Metro: Last Light
55
79.6
2013 Total War: Rome 2
55
78.5
2013 Battlefield 4
56
81.2
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
77
109.9
2009 League of Legends
110
157.2
2008 Crysis: Warhead
58
83.7

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
41
59.2
2019 Anthem
38
55.0
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
41
59.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
42
61.3
2019 Metro Exodus
37
53.9
2019 World War Z
43
62.1
2019 Gears of War 5
39
56.7
2019 F1 2019
41
59.0
2019 GreedFall
40
58.0
2019 Borderlands 3
38
54.2
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
43
62.1
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
37
53.1
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
39
56.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
40
58.3
2018 Hitman 2
38
54.3
2018 Just Cause 4
39
56.8
2018 Monster Hunter: World
39
57.0
2018 Strange Brigade
43
62.5
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
40
57.3
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
38
55.3
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
42
60.7
2017 For Honor
43
61.8
2017 Project CARS 2
41
59.5
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
46
66.9
2016 Overwatch
43
61.4
2016 Dishonored 2
40
57.9
2015 Rocket League
55
79.7
2015 Need For Speed
44
62.8
2015 Project CARS
43
62.0
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
49
70.8
2014 Thief
43
61.6
2013 Bioshock Infinite
46
66.3
2013 Company of Heroes 2
41
59.2
2013 Crysis 3
44
63.9
2013 GRID 2
52
74.9
2013 Metro: Last Light
45
65.4
2013 Total War: Rome 2
42
60.5
2013 Battlefield 4
43
61.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
63
90.9
2009 League of Legends
71
102.2
2008 Crysis: Warhead
45
64.2

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
23
32.9
2019 Anthem
20
29.9
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
22
31.9
2019 Resident Evil 2
22
32.5
2019 Metro Exodus
21
30.0
2019 World War Z
24
34.3
2019 Gears of War 5
22
31.7
2019 F1 2019
23
33.3
2019 GreedFall
20
29.9
2019 Borderlands 3
20
29.3
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
24
34.7
2019 Red Dead Redemption 2
20
29.5
2019 Need For Speed: Heat
22
31.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
23
32.9
2018 Hitman 2
20
29.9
2018 Just Cause 4
21
30.6
2018 Monster Hunter: World
21
30.3
2018 Strange Brigade
23
34.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
21
31.4
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
21
30.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
24
35.1
2017 For Honor
23
32.9
2017 Project CARS 2
25
36.2
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
29
42.5
2016 Overwatch
23
32.9
2016 Dishonored 2
24
34.4
2015 Rocket League
28
40.7
2015 Need For Speed
25
36.2
2015 Project CARS
25
36.2
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
25
36.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
45
65.5
2009 League of Legends
33
47.5
R9 M280X with FX-8300 Eight-Core at 1080p and Medium 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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