R9 295X2 with i7-4770K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of R9 295X2 is simply ridiculous. With some tuning, the R9 295X2 makes the most sense for gamers with 4K monitors. Though serious gamers hardly play at 4k. For those on 1080p or even 1440p monitors, the R9 295X2 is very expensive and there are better value choices in the short term. It is worth noting that the R9 295X2 is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. This combination between R9 295X2 and Intel Core i7-4770K @ 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 2014 . This combination between R9 295X2 and Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss. With current 4096 MB RAM, the R9 295X2 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

 R9 295X2 with i7-4770K  benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
AMD Radeon R9 295X2
Price $ 1,499.0
Year 2014
Maximum Recorded Temperature 73C
Max Fan Noise 50dB
Recommended Power Supply 850W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz ($284.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 108.2 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 78.4 FPS
Average 4K Performance 50.9 FPS
Memory 4 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 13.9
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 19.1
4K Cost Per Frame $ 29.5
Series R9 295X2
Overall Combination Score 54/100 Acceptable

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

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Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
99.0 FPS
2019 Anthem
63.8 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
93.5 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
119.2 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
53.1 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
59.0 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
63.5 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
81.6 FPS
2017 For Honor
108.8 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
77.1 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
93.4 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
56.2 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
96.9 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
84.8 FPS
2015 Rocket League
317.4 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
88.0 FPS
2015 Project CARS
84.4 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
131.9 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
100.8 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
123.1 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
166.0 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
143.2 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
172.6 FPS
2014 Thief
109.1 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
161.3 FPS
2013 Company of Heroes 2
59.4 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
137.8 FPS
2013 GRID 2
219.7 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
128.1 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
115.9 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
132.2 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
217.7 FPS
2009 League of Legends
408.2 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
131.9 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
73.7 FPS
2019 Anthem
50.6 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
72.6 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
80.2 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
41.3 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
43.5 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
44.4 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
59.0 FPS
2017 For Honor
63.5 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
54.4 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
84.4 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
48.1 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
69.2 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
60.6 FPS
2015 Rocket League
136.1 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
68.0 FPS
2015 Project CARS
64.4 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
94.2 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
72.0 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
87.9 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
118.6 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
102.3 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
123.3 FPS
2014 Thief
77.9 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
115.2 FPS
2013 Company of Heroes 2
42.4 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
98.4 FPS
2013 GRID 2
156.9 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
91.5 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
82.8 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
94.4 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
181.4 FPS
2009 League of Legends
226.8 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
94.2 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
44.0 FPS
2019 Anthem
27.5 FPS
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
38.5 FPS
2019 Resident Evil 2
39.5 FPS
2019 Metro Exodus
26.0 FPS
2018 Just Cause 4
22.7 FPS
2018 Monster Hunter: World
21.3 FPS
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
40.8 FPS
2017 For Honor
31.7 FPS
2017 Project CARS 2
45.4 FPS
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
70.7 FPS
2016 Dishonored 2
38.1 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
33.4 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
30.7 FPS
2015 Rocket League
63.5 FPS
2015 Need For Speed
45.4 FPS
2015 Project CARS
45.4 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
53.5 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
47.6 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
58.7 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
81.9 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
62.1 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
68.1 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
59.0 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
51.6 FPS
2013 GRID 2
95.7 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
53.4 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
85.0 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
69.4 FPS
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
163.3 FPS
2009 League of Legends
90.7 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
89.3 FPS

R9 295X2 Specifications

R9 295X2 Board Design

Length12.08 inches 307 mm
Outputs1x DVI4x mini-DisplayPort
Power Connectors3x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP500 W

R9 295X2 Clock Speeds

GPU Clock1018 MHz
Memory Clock1250 MHz 5000 MHz effective

R9 295X2 Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationVolcanic Islands (R9 200)
Launch Price1,499 USD
ProductionEnd-of-life
Release DateApr 29th, 2014

R9 295X2 Graphics Features

DirectX12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL2
OpenGL4.5
Shader Model6
Vulkan1.1.82

R9 295X2 Graphics Processor

ArchitectureGCN 2.0
Die Size438 mm²
GPU NameVesuvius
GPU VariantVesuvius XT (215-0852022)
Process Size28 nm
Transistors6,200 million

R9 295X2 Memory

Bandwidth320.0 GB/s
Memory Bus512 bit
Memory Size4096 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

R9 295X2 Render Config

Compute Units44
ROPs64
Shading Units2816
TMUs176

R9 295X2 Theoretical Performance

FP32 (float) performance5,733 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance716.7 GFLOPS (1:8)
Pixel Rate65.15 GPixel/s
Texture Rate179.2 GTexel/s

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