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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:  26.24     Overall Rank:  68
Last Price Change:  $199.99 USD (2017-07-26)
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Samples: 10390


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G3D Mark Relative to Top 10 Common Videocards
As of 27th of July 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
GeForce GTX 1080
11,994
GeForce GTX 1070
11,028
GeForce GTX 970
8,563
GeForce GTX 770
6,099
GeForce GTX 960
5,813
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
5,247
GeForce GTX 760
4,948
GeForce GTX 660
4,120
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
3,699
Intel HD 4600
709
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Videocard Value (G3D Mark / $Price )
As of 27th of July 2017 - Higher results represent better value
GeForce GTX 960
35.23
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
33.63
GeForce GTX 660
27.65
Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
26.24
GeForce GTX 970
25.95
GeForce GTX 1070
25.65
GeForce GTX 1080
23.52
GeForce GTX 760
19.03
GeForce GTX 770
12.02
Intel HD 4600
0.00
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Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for Radeon HD 7970 / R9 280X
Most recent listed first
BL862394 - Jul 20 2017
6046
BL862021 - Jul 19 2017
6075
BL861789 - Jul 18 2017
5862
BL860237 - Jul 15 2017
5131
BL856855 - Jul 08 2017
4816
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