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MSI Radeon R9 290X Twin Frozr Gaming OC Overclocked Video Card Review - Benchmarks - 3DMark 11

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

3DMark 11

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 1.1

Developer Homepage: http://www.futuremark.com

Product Homepage: http://www.3dmark.com/3dmark11/

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3DMark 11 is the latest version of the world's most popular benchmark. Designed to measure your PC's gaming performance, 3DMark 11 makes extensive use of all the new features in DirectX 11, including tessellation, compute shaders, and multi-threading. Trusted by gamers worldwide to give accurate and unbiased results, 3DMark 11 is the best way to consistently and reliably test DirectX 11 under game-like loads.

 

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Starting off with 3DMark 11, you can see that performance on the MSI R9 290X 4GB Twin Frozr Gaming OC is slightly ahead of the reference card. In the performance preset, you can see we're ahead of all the competition. In the Extreme one, though, you can see that the NVIDIA offerings manage to pull ahead of the AMD ones.

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