Radeon_R7_260X_MSI_2GB_Edition
AMD Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition run games
28 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

A mid to low level graphics card, the Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition is found in budget machines nowadays, struggling to meet AAA system requirements. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

How many years will the Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition in your PC? This Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition graphics card has reached the end of its ability to run games released today. If you have it in your gaming PC then it’s time to upgrade your graphics solution.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition? If you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition then a good choice would be 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB as this is better than 899 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 278% better performance as well. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB which is 178% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 672 games from the most demanding games today.
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The Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition was released on 08 Oct 2013

Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.1 Bonaire XTX
Process
28nm
TMUs
56
Texture Rate
62 GTexel/s
ROPs
16
Pixel Rate
18 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
896
Driver Support
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Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.4
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1625 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
104GB/sec
L2 Cache
512KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
1
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1100 MHz
Power
Max Power
115 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1600 x 900
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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6.1
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2.6
Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition is a special edition of AMD's Fast-Middle-Class Radeon R7 260X, created by MSI.


Overclock: Central Unit
None.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
Propeller Blade Technology: 20% more airflow, 50% larger cooling area and Large 10CM fan.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate no performance over the reference Radeon R7 260X.


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Radeon R7 260X MSI 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
187%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Halo: Reach 61% 11%
Red Dead Redemption 2 61% 182%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 53% 182%
Borderlands 3 82% 197%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 47% 287%
Cyberpunk 2077 74% 287%
FIFA 20 9% 50%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 18% 224%
eFootball PES 2020 37% 92%
Fortnite: Chapter 2 88% 29%
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