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Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB in CrossFire Video Card Review - Temperature Test

Sapphire Radeon R9 290 4GB in CrossFire Video Card Review
Sapphire sent over a Radeon R9 290 4GB video card and we paired it with the one we already have to see what CrossFire performance looks like.
| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Jan 7, 2014 3:00 pm
TweakTown Rating: 94%Manufacturer: Sapphire

Temperature Test

 

 

The temperature of the core is pulled from MSI Afterburner with the max reading used after a completed run of 3DMark Vantage and the Performance preset.

 

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These new R9 cards run hot, and you can see here is no different. The second card really doesn't do much more to heat, as it comes in just 1c warmer than when we have a single card installed.

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