AMD Radeon R9 380X videocard review

Radeon R9 380X videocard released by AMD; release date: 19 November 2015. At the time of release, the videocard cost $229. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on GCN 3.0 microarchitecture codenamed Antigua.

Boost clock speed - 970 MHz. Texture fill rate - 124.2 GTexel / s. Pipelines - 2048. Floating-point performance - 3,973 gflops. Manufacturing process technology - 28 nm. Transistors count - 5,000 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 190 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR5. Maximum RAM amount - 4 GB. Memory bus width - 64 bit. Memory clock speed - 970 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 182.4 GB/s.

Benchmarks

PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
21103
6154
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1085
578
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
29100 Frames
9700 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
29100.000 Fps
9700.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
20062 Frames
3716 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
20062.000 Fps
3716.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
32085 Frames
3356 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
32085.000 Fps
3356.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike
Graphics Score
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
17055
0
Name Value
PassMark - G3D Mark 6154
PassMark - G2D Mark 578
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 9700 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 9700.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3716 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3716.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3356 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3356.000 Fps
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 0

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture GCN 3.0
Code name Antigua
Design AMD Radeon R9 300 Series
Launch date 19 November 2015
Launch price (MSRP) $229
Place in performance rating 187
Price now $528.44
Type Desktop
Value for money (0-100) 15.61

Technical info

Boost clock speed 970 MHz
Compute units 32
Floating-point performance 3,973 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm
Pipelines 2048
Stream Processors 2048
Texture fill rate 124.2 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 190 Watt
Transistor count 5,000 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 2x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
DisplayPort support
Dual-link DVI support
Eyefinity
HDMI
Number of Eyefinity displays 6
VGA

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Bridgeless CrossFire
Bus support PCIe 3.0
Form factor Full Height / Full Length
Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Length 221 mm
Supplementary power connectors ​2 x 6-pin

API support

DirectX 12
Mantle
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.5
Vulkan

Memory

High bandwidth memory (HBM)
Maximum RAM amount 4 GB
Memory bandwidth 182.4 GB/s
Memory bus width 64 bit
Memory clock speed 970 MHz
Memory type GDDR5

Technologies

AMD Eyefinity
CrossFire
DDMA audio
FreeSync
FRTC
HD3D
HDMI 4K Support
LiquidVR
PowerTune
TrueAudio
Video Code Engine (VCE)
Virtual Super Resolution (VSR)
ZeroCore