Radeon_R9_380X_Asus_DirectCU_II_Strix_Gaming_4GB_Edition
AMD Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition

GD Rating

3.1
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How well can the Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

This graphics card offers upper mid level gaming performance. The Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition GPU could struggle if it was to try and run the most demanding games available today, but it meets a lot of game system requirements found in today’s games. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

How many years will the Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition in your PC? There is around 6-12 months of top end gaming left in this card, at which point its graphics card replacement time, assuming the Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition is part of your PC gaming machine.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 93% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 853 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively a good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition would be the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB which meets 790 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 58% better performance.
FPS System Benchmark
37 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition was released on 19 Nov 2015

Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.2 Antigua XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
124 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
31 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2048
Driver Support
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Release Price
$229.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1425 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
182.4GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
1
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
970 MHz
Power
Max Power
190 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 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 R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's Performance Radeon R9 380X, created by Asus.


Overclock: Central Unit
None.


Overclock: Memory Clock
None.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
DirectCU II with 0dB fan technology lets you enjoy complete silence when idle, and up to 30%-cooler with 3X-quieter performance in hardcore gaming.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate no Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon R9 380X.


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Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
55%
RAM
11GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Microsoft Flight Simulator 37% 37%
Cyberpunk 2077 0% 101%
Horizon: Zero Dawn 19% 47%
Valorant 95% 86%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 10% 101%
Marvel's Avengers 10% 101%
Grand Theft Auto VI 37% 118%
Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout 33% 15%
Grounded 58% 22%
Death Stranding 12% 55%
Radeon R9 380X Asus DirectCU II Strix Gaming 4GB Edition Extras
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