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Gaming PC build Radeon R9 290X MSI Lightning Edition, Core i7-6700K 4-Core 4.0GHz, 16GB performance review

This Radeon R9 290X MSI Lightning Edition graphics card, along with a Core i7-6700K 4-Core 4.0GHz can run 488 of the top 1000 PC games released. A gaming PC like this has a Radeon R9 290X MSI Lightning Edition weak point. If this component was upgraded then the system could play up to 948 games from the 1000 most demanding games of today.

Lets see how well a gaming PC with these components performs on one of todays more popular games, Doom Eternal. In summary, we put the 1440p screen resolution as the better choice for the Radeon R9 290X MSI Lightning Edition here. But if you are looking for strong FPS at the top end of graphics quality then you would be aiming for 1080p Ultra or 1080p High. Here are some Low Vs Ultra frame rates that we think you should consider. 1080p High graphics setting gets 65 FPS and Ultra is 47 FPS. Then moving on to the 1440p FPS with Low setting: 94 FPS, 1440p Medium setting: 74 FPS, 1440p High setting: 50 FPS, 1440p Ultra setting: 35 FPS.

2nd most popular game: Half-Life: Alyx - In summary, a Radeon R9 290X MSI Lightning Edition graphics card will struggle at desktop resolutions, but when thinking of Low vs Ultra graphics settings, it could pass at Medium settings on a small laptop screen.

3rd most popular game: Cyberpunk 2077 - In summary, the Low vs Ultra graphics setting discussion brings us to consider 1080p as the optimum screen resolution for Radeon R9 290X MSI Lightning Edition when running Cyberpunk 2077. The graphics settings and frame rates are as follows, Low setting: 65 FPS, Medium setting: 51 FPS, High setting: 34 FPS, Ultra setting: 25 FPS.

Reported FPS for
Radeon R9 290X MSI Lightning Edition
Crysis 2
90 FPS
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 16 GB
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CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 16 GB
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Crysis
50 FPS
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 16 GB
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@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
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CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080
CPU: FX-8350
RAM: 8 GB
ultra
@1920x1080