When playing Grid we find that this is the first game in our test where there is a significant advantage for ATI cards. Starting with the 4870 which competes with the 280/285 there is a small benefit to using the Radeon but as we add GPUs it is clear that ATI has their scaling working exceptionally well. The end result being an average FPS advantage of 33 for the CrossFireX configuration over Quad SLI.
PowerColor offer their own branded version of the liquid cooled R9 295 X2… and now for those who want a similar level of framerate they have their air cooled dual core R9 290X with Devil 13 branding. Today we take a look at this R9 290X2 to see what Powercolor can do with their custom design card in a selection of games including Battlefield 4 and GRID Autosport at 4K resolution.
XFX Radeon R9 280 Black Edition OC Review
It is fair to say that the market for modern Radeon GPUs has been a bit crazy over the last year or so. Their ability to perform currency mining tasks well has impacted sales, availability and pricing significantly but now AMD and their partners...