Radeon_R9_380X_XFX_Double_Dissipation_Black_OC_4GB_Edition
AMD Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition

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How well can the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition run games
28 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

One of the more powerful mid range graphics cards, the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition might struggle sometimes with the more system demanding game requirements. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

Here we take a closer look at the various performances across 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions for the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition. In particular this is looking at the Ultra graphics settings to see what sort of FPS this graphics card can get across some of the more popular games played in 2019. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 316 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition is running Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order and delivering weak performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 1 frames per second. Comparing this to Halo: Reach which is getting strong results, where it averages 112 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Cyberpunk 2077, which is predicted to run at 0 frames per second.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition by playing Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order which yielded a weak performance. Its FPS results for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 1FPS, M: 1FPS, H: 1FPS, U: 0FPS. Another popular game we tested with this card was Halo: Reach and that was strong. This graphics card delivered 85 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was Cyberpunk 2077 which is predicted to get weak results with a 0FPS on Ultra 1440p. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition is a reasonable choice at this screen size. You can always tweak modern game graphics settings to help you get a better High graphics setting experience at 1440p.

How many years will the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition in your PC? 12-18 months of top end gaming is still left in this graphics card

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition? A good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB which meets 898 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 89% better performance. Alternatively if you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 39% better and can run 672 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games.
FPS System Benchmark
41 FPS
High
The Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition was released on 19 Nov 2015

Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.2 Antigua XT
Process
28nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
132 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
33 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2048
Driver Support
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Release Price
$289.99
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
1450 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
185.6GB/sec
L2 Cache
768KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
1
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1030 MHz
Power
Max Power
225 Watts
PSU
550 Watt & 37 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
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Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition is a Special Edition of AMD's Performance Radeon R9 380X, created by XFX.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1030MHz, instead of 970MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock has been Increased from 1425MHz to 1450MHz.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
XFX Ghost Thermal 3.0 Technology: New Improved design, all new optimized fin arrays and lengthened electro plated heatpipes for unprecedented efficiency and performance. Play at your hearts content for hours on end with the comfort of knowing that your card is running cool and efficient.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 4% Performance Boost over the Reference Radeon R9 380X.


Source [Pip]
Radeon R9 380X XFX Double Dissipation Black OC 4GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
37%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 20% 41%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 24% 41%
Halo: Reach 80% 55%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 74% 94%
FIFA 20 45% 25%
Borderlands 3 9% 49%
Cyberpunk 2077 13% 94%
Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip 70% 32%
Halo: The Master Chief Collection 59% 62%
eFootball PES 2020 32% 4%
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