HD 7990 with Core i7-3770K benchmarks at Ultra Quality quality settings

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of HD 7990 is simply ridiculous. It is worth noting that the HD 7990 is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. This combination between HD 7990 and Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. In short the performance is exceptional, there's no question that this is one of the most powerful single GPU out there in 2013 . This combination between HD 7990 and Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss. With current 3072 MB RAM, the HD 7990 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

AMD Radeon HD 7990
Price $ 999 1/5 Weak
Year 2013 2/5 Acceptable
Series HD 7990
Maximum Recorded Temperature 82C 2/5 Acceptable
Max Fan Noise 55dB 2/5 Acceptable
Recommended Power Supply 725W 1/5 Weak
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-3770K @ 3.50GHz ($248.98)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0 FPS 5/5 Excellent
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 114 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 1440p Performance 75 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 4K Performance 44 FPS 2/5 Acceptable
Memory 3 GB 3/5 Good
Overall Combination Score 46/100 Good
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Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
132 FPS
100 FPS
161 FPS
78 FPS
145 FPS
73 FPS
89 FPS
132 FPS
138 FPS
106 FPS
114 FPS
104 FPS

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Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
23 FPS
33 FPS
35 FPS
42 FPS
56 FPS
39 FPS
45 FPS
48 FPS
40 FPS
35 FPS
66 FPS
39 FPS
54 FPS
47 FPS
59 FPS

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HD 7990 Specifications

Board Design

Board NumberC476
Length12.1 inches 307 mm
Outputs1x DVI4x mini-DisplayPort
Power Connectors2x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP375 W

Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1000 MHz
GPU Clock950 MHz
Memory Clock1500 MHz 6000 MHz effective

Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationSouthern Islands (HD 7900)
Launch Price999 USD
Release DateApr 24th, 2013

Graphics Features

DirectX12.0 (11_1)
Shader Model5.1

Graphics Processor

ArchitectureGCN 1.0
Die Size365 mm²
GPU NameMalta
GPU VariantMalta XT (215-0849026)
Process Size28 nm
Transistors4,313 million


Bandwidth288.0 GB/s
Memory Bus384 bit
Memory Size3072 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

Render Config

Compute Units32
Shading Units2048

Theoretical Performance

FP32 (float) performance4,096 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance1,024 GFLOPS (1:4)
Pixel Rate32.00 GPixel/s
Texture Rate128.0 GTexel/s

Critics Reviews

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