Radeon_R7_260X_Crossfire
AMD Radeon R7 260X Crossfire

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2.7
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How well can the Radeon R7 260X Crossfire run games
15 Sep 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these Radeon R7 260X Crossfire graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 11 requirement.

How many years will the Radeon R7 260X Crossfire graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R7 260X Crossfire in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon R7 260X Crossfire graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R7 260X Crossfire? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon R7 260X Crossfire then a good choice would be 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB as this is better than 833 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 107% better performance as well. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon R7 260X Crossfire then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB as this is better than 769 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 69% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
31 FPS
High
The Radeon R7 260X Crossfire is released on 01 Oct 2013

Radeon R7 260X Crossfire Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R7 260X Crossfire
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Bonaire XTX (x2) (x2)
Process
28nm
TMUs
56
Texture Rate
123 GTexel/s
ROPs
16 (x2)
Pixel Rate
35 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1792
Driver Support
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Release Price
$278.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1625 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
208GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB(x2)
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
0
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1100 MHz
Power
Max Power
230 Watts
PSU
600 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
2x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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Radeon R7 260X Crossfire Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R7 260X Crossfire is a solution of two Radeon R7 260X put together using AMD's Crossfire Technology.


Architecture
Each Radeon R7 260X Equips a GPU Codenamed Bonaire XTX which is a Second Gen GCN GPU and is an upgraded version of the Bonaire XT GPU previously used on Radeon 7790.
Each Bonaire XT has 14 Compute Units activated and thus offers 896 Shader Processing Units, 56 TMUs and 16 ROPs.


GPU
The Central Unit of each GPU is clocked at 1100MHz.


Memory
Each GPU is equipped with fast GDDR5 and Accesses the Frame Buffer through a 128-bit Memory Interface. The Memory Clock Operates at 1625Hz.


Memory: Frame Buffer
Each GPU can fill up a Memory Pool of up to 2GB.


Power Consumption
Power Consumption is around 230W.


Performance
Gaming benchmarks prove that at 1920x1080, the best suited resolution, Radeon R7 260X Crossfire's Performance stands between GeForce GTX 960 and Radeon R9 380.


System Suggestions
Radeon R7 260X is best suited for resolutions up to and including 1920x1080. We recommend a Performance Processor and 8GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


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Radeon R7 260X Crossfire vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
79%
RAM
12GB
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