AMAZON BLACK FRIDAY DEALS BEGIN - Check Latest Deals Here
Home PC Components Graphics Card XFX Radeon R9 280X Pictured Features Double Dissipation Cooling System

XFX Radeon R9 280X Pictured Features Double Dissipation Cooling System

After the official announcement of AMD’s next generation and latest graphics card lineup, the AMD Radeon R9 200 series, pictures of a certain XFX Radeon R9 280X with Double Dissipation cooling technology started to circulate. The XFX Radeon R9 280X is a mid-range graphics card, basically a refresh of the Radeon HD 7970.

xfx radeon r9 280x double dissipation

The XFX Double Dissipation cooling system features a one huge aluminum fin array over the PCB. It has two 100mm fans to cool the large aluminum fins. It also features Unlocked Voltage, and the likes, which we will find more about it when the card gets officially released.

- Advertisement -

While the detailed XFX Radeon R9 280X specifications isn’t out yet, we know that it will have 3GB of DDR5 across a 384-bit interface, 2048 stream processors and scored 6000+ points in 3DMark Firestrike performance mode. For its output, it has an HDMI out, two mini-DVI ports, and two mini-DisplayPorts.

xfx radeon r9 280x specs

The Radeon R9 280X supports the following technology: OpenCL 1.2, OpenGL 4.2, DirectX 11.2, AMD HD3D, AMD PowerPlay, Blu-ray 3D and 4-way CrossFire configurations. It also supports 4K resolution displays.

xfx radeon r9 280x price

We still don’t know the exact clock speeds of the XFX Radeon R9 280X or how cool will it run, considering that it has a Double Dissipation cooling system. But it is expected that it will be priced (slightly) above the reference model price of $299 USD.

Source: VideoCardz, Via TechPowerUp

Peter Paul
I love computers since I was a kid. I’m always fascinated with new technology, especially in the PC world. Many years ago, I was curious if the reviews I read were true and real. So, why not test them myself and share my first-hand experience? And thus, here we are. Thanks for reading!

1 COMMENT

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

What's New

Best MacBook Black Friday Deals 2019

Apple MacBook Black Friday deals has begun, and it’s a great time to buy an Apple MacBook laptop. Although, technically speaking, it is not...

Noctua NH-U12A CPU Cooler Review – Best CPU Air Cooler?

Late Q1 this year, Noctua released the Noctua NH-U12A premium 120mm CPU air cooler. It has the traditional Noctua color theme that many are...

Best SSD (SATA and M.2 NVMe) to Buy this Black Friday and Cyber Monday (Updated 2019)

It's that time of the year again when prices are expected to go down and people are expected to buy stuff. For us PC...

Apple 16-Inch MacBook Pro Released – See Features, Specs, Price and Availability

Apple has just announced the new 16-inch MacBook Pro; dubbed as “the world’s best pro notebook” by Apple. It features a 16-inch Retina display,...

Lenovo Deals and Coupon November 2019 – Black Friday Deals Coming

Lenovo doesn't stop giving out sweet deals and coupons every month. Here you will find all the available best Lenovo deals and discounts that...
- Advertisment -

Hardware Reviews

Noctua NH-U12A CPU Cooler Review – Best CPU Air Cooler?

Late Q1 this year, Noctua released the Noctua NH-U12A premium 120mm CPU air cooler. It has the traditional Noctua color theme that many are...

GALAX GeForce RTX 2070 Super EX Graphics Card Review

The GeForce RTX 2070 Super graphics card seems to be the popular GPU in the current RTX Super lineup. It offers better performance per...

Creative Sound Blaster AE-7 PCIe Sound Card Review – A Better Hi-Res DAC with AMP?

Sound cards are still a thing nowadays and there are not a lot of them, especially the hi-end or hi-res ones that can really...

Gigabyte RTX 2070 Super Gaming OC 8G Review – Better Value Card?

Today we are going to look at and review the Gigabyte GeForce RTX 2070 Super Gaming OC 8G. This is the second RTX 2070...

MSI GeForce RTX 2070 Super Gaming X Review – The Best RTX 2070 Super?

We previously reviewed the RTX 2060 Super and the RTX 2080 Super; now it's time to review the RTX 2070 Super. What I have...

Audio Gear and Reviews

Creative Sound Blaster AE-7 PCIe Sound Card Review – A Better Hi-Res DAC with AMP?

Sound cards are still a thing nowadays and there are not a lot of them, especially the hi-end or hi-res ones that can really...

Corsair VOID RGB ELITE Wireless Gaming Headset Review

Today we are going to review one of Corsair’s latest (gaming) peripheral – the Corsair Void RGB Elite Wireless gaming headset. That’s quite a...

Audeze LCD-1 Compact Reference Planar Headphone Released – See Features, Specs and Price

Audeze recently released a new reference planar magnetic headphone – the Audeze LCD-1. Not to be confused with the first Audeze LCD-1 head-phone released...

Corsair Virtuoso RGB Wireless (SE) Gaming Headsets Released – See Features, Price and Availability

Corsair recently released a new series of premium gaming headset – the Corsair Virtuoso RGB Wireless and Virtuoso RGB Wireless SE. Unlike the other...

HyperX Cloud Orbit and Orbit S Gaming Headsets Now Available – See Features, Specs and Price

HyperX recently released their latest top of the line gaming headsets, the HyperX Cloud Orbit and Orbit S. If the headphone looks familiar to...