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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:  20.18     Overall Rank:  64
Last Price Change:  $259.99 USD (2012-02-01)
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G3D Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Videocards
As of 27th of April 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
GeForce GTX 1070
10,906
GeForce GTX 970
8,573
GeForce GTX 770
6,107
GeForce GTX 960
5,828
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
5,247
GeForce GTX 760
4,952
GeForce GTX 660
4,120
Radeon HD 7850
3,806
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
3,694
Intel HD 4600
708
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Videocard Value (G3D Mark / $Price )
As of 27th of April 2017 - Higher results represent better value
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
36.94
GeForce GTX 1070
32.08
GeForce GTX 960
31.20
GeForce GTX 660
27.65
GeForce GTX 970
26.06
GeForce GTX 770
22.05
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
20.18
Radeon HD 7850
17.79
GeForce GTX 760
12.38
Intel HD 4600
0.00
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
Most recent listed first
BL819507 - Apr 24 2017
5530
BL818743 - Apr 23 2017
6053
BL818491 - Apr 23 2017
5172
BL817182 - Apr 20 2017
5757
BL814662 - Apr 16 2017
5793
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