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MSI Radeon R9 290X Lightning Overclocked Video Card Review - Benchmarks - Dirt Showdown

MSI Radeon R9 290X Lightning Overclocked Video Card Review
We check out the very badass Radeon R9 290X 4GB Lightning OC from MSI. Follow on as Shawn puts it through its paces and sees how it performs.
| AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 4, 2014 8:58 pm
TweakTown Rating: 96%Manufacturer: MSI

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Version and / or Patch Used: Latest Steam Update

Timedemo or Level Used: Built in Benchmark

Developer Homepage: http://www.codemasters.com/uk/

Product Homepage: http://www.codemasters.com/uk/dirtshowdown/360/

 

 

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Dirt Showdown sees some great gains with the overclock here on the MSI R9 290X 4GB Lightning OC, and you can see we're ahead of our other setups at all resolutions with the MSI offering being the only one to break the 100 FPS mark at the highest resolution.

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