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 AMD Radeon™ R9 Series Graphics

AMD Radeon Graphics OEM

​​​​For gamers who demand the best

​Never settle for anything less than AMD Radeon™ R9 Series graphics​

Radeon™ is Gaming

 Features

GCN Architecture

Primed to enable astonishing performance and breathtaking image quality, making it a top choice for gamers who expect the best.

4K Resolution Gaming

Leave HD in the dust and max-out game settings at 1440p, or jump directly to ultra-HD 4K.9

Virtual Super Resolution (VSR)

Get quality that rivals 4K, even on a 1080p display while playing your favorite AAA or online games thanks to AMD’s VSR.14

AMD FreeSync Technology

AMD FreeSync™ technology puts an end to choppy gameplay and broken frames with fluid, artifact-free performance at virtually any framerate.12

DirectX® 12, Vulkan™ & Mantle APIs

Battle-ready with optimized performance for next-gen APIs (Vulkan™, DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.4) and is designed from the ground up to give you everything you need to enjoy the latest games today and tomorrow.3,5

AMD LiquidVR™ Technology

Step into enhanced gaming realism with AMD LiquidVR™ technology and sustain an ultra-immersive VR presence—liquid-smooth, low-latency, plug-and-play compatible.11

Microsoft® Windows® 10 Support

Designed to deliver all the benefits of Microsoft Windows 10 OS and bring new computing experiences to life. Get DirectX® 12 with a free upgrade to Windows 10 in its first year.13

AMD Eyefinity Technology

Enjoy the ultimate immersive gaming experience with innovative “wrap around” multi-display capabilities.1

Mantle

Games enabled with Mantle speak the language of GCN architecture to unlock revolutionary performance and image quality.3

View Mantle in action

AMD App Acceleration

Enhance performance with AMD App Acceleration supercharging everyday tasks such as web browsing, Office applications, and video rendering.7

Frame Rate Target Control (FRTC)

Fine-tune your graphics with real-time frame rate control limiting the maximum frame rate during gameplay, reducing GPU power consumption.

AMD CrossFire™ Technology

With outstanding performance scaling, a system equipped with AMD CrossFire™ technology keeps you fragging while everyone else is reaching for an upgrade.6

Auto-Pilot Efficiency – Power Management Technologies

Armed with AMD PowerTune and AMD ZeroCore Power technologies for a performance boost when you need it, and seamless battery savings when you don’t.2

AMD TrueAudio Technology

With the sonic brilliance of AMD TrueAudio technology, your games now sound as good as they look.10

AMD HD3D Technology

Play 3D games, watch Blu-ray 3D videos, and edit 3D photos on your 3D monitor, TV or projector8.

 200 Series specs

R9 290XR9 290R9 270XR9 270R9 260R9 255
GPU ARCHITECTURE28nm28nm28nm28nm28nm28nm
API SUPPORT3,5DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.3DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.3DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.3DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.3DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.3DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.3
PCI EXPRESS® VERSION33.03.03.03.03.03.0
AMD POWERTUNE TECHNOLOGY2YesYesYesYesYesYes
4K RESOLUTION SUPPORT9YesYesYesYesYesYes
DDMA AUDIOYesYesYesYesYesYes
HDMI (WITH 4K, STEREO 3D, DEEP COLOR & X.V.COLOR™)YesYesYesYesYesYes
AMD TRUEAUDIO TECHNOLOGY10YesYesNoNoYesNo
AMD EYEFINITY TECHNOLOGY1 (MAXIMUM DISPLAYS)3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub
VIDEO CODEC ENGINE (VCE) (WITH H.264, MPEG-4 ASP, MPEG-2, VC-1 & BLU-RAY 3D)YesYesYesYesYesYes
GPU CLOCK SPEEDUp to 1GHzUp to 947MHzUp to 1.05GHzUp to 925MHzUp to 1.1GHzUp to 930MHz
MEMORY BANDWIDTHUp to 320 GB/sUp to 320 GB/sUp to 104 GB/sUp to 104 GB/sUp to 104 GB/sUp to 104 GB/s
MEMORY AMOUNTUp to 4GB GDDR5Up to 4GB GDDR5Up to 4GB GDDR5Up to 2GB GDDR5Up to 2GB GDDR5Up to 2GB GDDR5
STREAM PROCESSING UNITSUp to 2816Up to 2560Up to 1280Up to 1280Up to 896Up to 512
REQUIRED POWER SUPPLY CONNECTORS1 x 6-pin + 1 x 8-pin1 x 6-pin + 1 x 8-pin2 x 6-pin1 x 6-pin1 x 6-pin1 x 6-pin
AMD CROSSFIRE™ SUPPORT6 (MAXIMUM NUMBER OF GPUS AND CROSSFIRE BRIDGE INTERCONNECT REQUIRED)4, no4, no2, yes2, yes2, no2, no
FORM FACTORFull height, dual slotFull height, dual slotFull height, dual slotFull height, dual slotFull height, dual slotFull height, dual slot

 300 Series specs

R9 380R9 370R9 360
GPU ARCHITECTURE28nm28nm28nm
API SUPPORT3,5DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.4, Vulkan™DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.4, Vulkan™DirectX® 12, Mantle, OpenGL 4.4, Vulkan™
PCI EXPRESS® VERSION43.03.03.0
Virtual SUper resolution (VSR)14YesYesYes
AMD FreeSync™ technology12YesNoYes
4K RESOLUTION SUPPORT9YesYesYes
​FRAME RATE TARGET CONTROL (FRTC)17​Yes​No​Yes
DDMA AUDIOYesYesYes
HDMI (WITH 4K, STEREO 3D, DEEP COLOR & X.V.COLOR™)YesYesYes
AMD POWERTUNE TECHNOLOGY2YesYesYes
AMD ZeroCore Power Technology2YesYesYes
AMD TRUEAUDIO TECHNOLOGY10YesNoYes
AMD EYEFINITY TECHNOLOGY1 (MAXIMUM DISPLAYS)3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub3 with DVI/DVI/HDMI16, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub3 with DVI/HDMI, 4 using DisplayPort, 6 with an MST hub
VIDEO CODEC ENGINE (VCE) (WITH H.264, MPEG-4 ASP, MPEG-2, VC-1 & BLU-RAY 3D)YesYesYes
GPU CLOCK SPEED Up to 918 MHzUp to 975MHzUp to 1.05 GHz
MEMORY BANDWIDTH176 GB/s179.2 GB/s104 GB/s
MEMORY AMOUNTUp to 4GB GDDR52GB or 4GB GDDR52GB GDDR5
STREAM PROCESSING UNITS1792
(28 Compute Units)15
1024
(16 Compute Units)15
768
(12 Compute Units)15
REQUIRED POWER SUPPLY CONNECTORS2 x 6-pin 1 x 6-pin n/a
AMD CROSSFIRE™ SUPPORT6 (MAXIMUM NUMBER OF GPUS AND CROSSFIRE BRIDGE INTERCONNECT REQUIRED)2, no2, yes2, no
FORM FACTORFull height, dual slotFull height, dual slotFull height, dual slot

 

 

 

 

 

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