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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:  16.93     Overall Rank:  50
Last Price Change:  $309.99 USD (2012-02-01)
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G3D Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Videocards
As of 24th of January 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
GeForce GTX 970
8,597
GeForce GTX 770
6,119
GeForce GTX 960
5,854
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
5,248
GeForce GTX 760
4,953
Radeon R9 270X
4,623
GeForce GTX 660
4,116
Radeon HD 7850
3,793
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
3,687
Intel HD 4600
703
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Videocard Value (G3D Mark / $Price )
As of 24th of January 2017 - Higher results represent better value
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
36.87
GeForce GTX 960
36.59
GeForce GTX 970
26.05
GeForce GTX 660
19.26
GeForce GTX 760
19.15
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
16.93
GeForce GTX 770
15.01
Radeon HD 7850
8.44
Radeon R9 270X
8.40
Intel HD 4600
0.00
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
Most recent listed first
BL758198 - Jan 20 2017
5498
BL757187 - Jan 19 2017
5751
BL756371 - Jan 18 2017
5668
BL756162 - Jan 17 2017
5167
BL755355 - Jan 16 2017
5504
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