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Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X

Price and performance details for the Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the videocard compared to the 10 other common videocards in terms of PassMark G3D Mark.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the G3DMark per dollar.

Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X   Average G3D Mark
Description:  Bus Interface: PCIe 3.0 x16, Max Memory Size: 3072 MB, Core Clock(s): 1000 MHz, Memory Clock(s): 1500 MHz, Graphics API Support: DirectX 11.2/12.0 OpenGL 4.4 Max TDP: 250 W
Videocard Category:  Desktop
Other names:  AMD Radeon HD 7970, AMD Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X, ASUS R9 280X Series
Videocard First Benchmarked:  2012-08-17
G3DMark/\$Price:  19.44     Overall Rank:  59
Last Price Change:  $269.99 USD (2012-02-01)
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Samples: 10368


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G3D Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Videocards
As of 26th of March 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
GeForce GTX 1070
10,911
GeForce GTX 970
8,578
GeForce GTX 770
6,109
GeForce GTX 960
5,834
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
5,247
GeForce GTX 760
4,952
GeForce GTX 660
4,118
Radeon HD 7850
3,801
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
3,695
Intel HD 4600
707
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Videocard Value (G3D Mark / $Price )
As of 26th of March 2017 - Higher results represent better value
GeForce GTX 960
48.62
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
37.32
GeForce GTX 1070
29.49
GeForce GTX 660
27.64
GeForce GTX 970
25.76
GeForce GTX 760
22.51
GeForce GTX 770
22.06
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
19.43
Radeon HD 7850
18.10
Intel HD 4600
0.00
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
Most recent listed first
BL801604 - Mar 24 2017
5802
BL799998 - Mar 21 2017
5120
BL797408 - Mar 17 2017
4487
BL797192 - Mar 17 2017
4503
BL797163 - Mar 17 2017
5883
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