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MSI Radeon R9 290X Twin Frozr Gaming OC Overclocked Video Card Review - Temperature Test

MSI Radeon R9 290X Twin Frozr Gaming OC Overclocked Video Card Review
We take a look at our first non-reference cooled Radeon R9 290X to hit our labs. Let's see just how this new model from MSI performs. (NYSE:AMD)
| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Mar 20, 2014 9:23 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: MSI

Temperature Test

 

 

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

 

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Looking at the temperature numbers, you can see big improvements. The reference R9 290X 4GB came in with a load temperature of 90c. Looking above, you can see the Twin Frozr IV Advanced wielding R9 290X 4GB from MSI comes in 19c lower at 71c.

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