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Gaming PC build Radeon R9 290X, FX-6300, 8GB performance review

When looking at recommended requirements for the top 1000 most demanding PC games a PC that combines a FX-6300 CPU with a Radeon R9 290X GPU and 8GB RAM is more powerful than 0 games specs. A gaming PC with this hardware combo has a bottleneck of FX-6300. Once this component is upgraded, then the PC could run 489 games at recommended requirement.

Lets see how this PC performs with a popular game like Red Dead Redemption 2. In summary, we feel that the Radeon R9 290X looks and performs great on 1440p resolution. So if you want a 1440p Red Dead Redemption 2 experience it will generate 92 FPS on Low 1440p graphics setting, 72 FPS when on Medium 1440p, 49 FPS when played at High settings and down to 35 FPS when turned up to Ultra on 1440p. You might still be looking for 1080p though to get some higher smoother FPS, where you could get 46 FPS at Ultra 1080p resolution. So something to think about.

2nd most popular game: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - In summary, we feel that the Radeon R9 290X looks and performs great on 1440p resolution. So if you want a 1440p Call of Duty: Modern Warfare experience it will generate 92 FPS on Low 1440p graphics setting, 72 FPS when on Medium 1440p, 49 FPS when played at High settings and down to 35 FPS when turned up to Ultra on 1440p. You might still be looking for 1080p though to get some higher smoother FPS, where you could get 46 FPS at Ultra 1080p resolution. So something to think about.

3rd most popular game: Cyberpunk 2077 - In summary, a good way to look at the performance with this Radeon R9 290X is to consider, do you want 1080p gaming with ok graphics settings or would you be needing 1440p resolution with bottom end graphics settings. Take a look at the following results to help you choose. 1080p Medium 46 FPS, 1080p High setting: 31 FPS, 1080p Ultra setting: 22 FPS, 1440p Low setting: 44 FPS, 1440p Medium setting: 35 FPS.

Reported FPS for
Radeon R9 290X
CPU: FX-4100
RAM: 8 GB
high
@1920x1080
ultra
@1920x1080
ultra
@1366x768
CPU: FX-9590
RAM: 32 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
Evolve
60 FPS
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@2560x1440
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@2560x1440
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
@1280x720
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
SimCity
61 FPS
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
Deadpool
60 FPS
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8320
RAM: 16 GB
ultra
@1920x1080

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