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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:  20.19     Overall Rank:  55
Last Price Change:  $259.99 USD (2012-02-01)
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Samples: 10354


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G3D Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Videocards
As of 19th of February 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
GeForce GTX 970
8,588
GeForce GTX 770
6,114
GeForce GTX 960
5,844
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
5,248
GeForce GTX 760
4,953
Radeon R9 270X
4,629
GeForce GTX 660
4,116
Radeon HD 7850
3,797
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
3,695
Intel HD 4600
705
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Videocard Value (G3D Mark / $Price )
As of 19th of February 2017 - Higher results represent better value
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
46.19
GeForce GTX 970
25.99
GeForce GTX 960
25.24
GeForce GTX 770
22.07
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
20.19
GeForce GTX 660
15.25
GeForce GTX 760
12.05
Radeon HD 7850
8.45
Radeon R9 270X
8.41
Intel HD 4600
0.00
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
Most recent listed first
BL776916 - Feb 16 2017
5274
BL776343 - Feb 16 2017
5807
BL775767 - Feb 15 2017
5387
BL775612 - Feb 15 2017
5700
BL772405 - Feb 11 2017
5009
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