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

In terms of cost, pricing clearly is a genuine issue here and the price of R9 295X2 is simply ridiculous. 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. 4K gaming is joyous on this R9 295X2 , and with a little tweaking to your AA settings, it'd be hard to imagine a title not capable of 60 fps on average. 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. View Current Price List

AMD Radeon R9 295X2
Price $ 1,499 1/5 Weak
Year 2014 3/5 Good
Series R9 295X2
Maximum Recorded Temperature 73C 4/5 Very Good
Max Fan Noise 50dB 2/5 Acceptable
Recommended Power Supply 850W 1/5 Weak
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-4770K @ 3.50GHz ($284.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0 FPS 5/5 Excellent
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 130 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 1440p Performance 93 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 4K Performance 63 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Memory 4 GB 4/5 Very Good
Overall Combination Score 60/100 Very Good
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Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
97 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
85 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
132 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
101 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
123 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
166 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
143 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
173 FPS
2014 Thief
109 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
132 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
161 FPS
2013 Company of Heroes 2
59 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
138 FPS
2013 GRID 2
220 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
128 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
116 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
132 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
69 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
61 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
94 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
72 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
88 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
119 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
102 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
123 FPS
2014 Thief
78 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
94 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
115 FPS
2013 Company of Heroes 2
42 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
98 FPS
2013 GRID 2
157 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
92 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
83 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
94 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
33 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
31 FPS
2014 Civilization: Beyond Earth
54 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
48 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
59 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
82 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
62 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
68 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
69 FPS
2013 Bioshock Infinite
59 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
52 FPS
2013 GRID 2
96 FPS
2013 Metro: Last Light
53 FPS
2013 Total War: Rome 2
85 FPS
2008 Crysis: Warhead
89 FPS

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R9 295X2 Specifications

Board Design

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

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock1018 MHz
Memory Clock1250 MHz 5000 MHz effective

Graphics Card

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

Graphics Features

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

Graphics Processor

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

Memory

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

Render Config

Compute Units44
ROPs64
Shading Units2816
TMUs176

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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