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Visiontek Radeon R9 270X 2GB GDDR5 PCIe 3.0 Video Card


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The VisionTek Radeon R9 270X graphics card is the cornerstone of a high-performance: yet affordable gaming rig. The fastest 1080p capable gaming card available at its price point: offering a 3DMark Fire Strike score exceeding 5:500. With support for the DIRECTX 11.2 graphics standard: you just need to add a 1080p display and instantly you'll elevate your gaming experience with stunning 3D visual effects: realistic lighting: and life like imagery.

AMD's Most Feature-Rich Driver

The AMD Catalyst™ Omega driver extracts the true potential of GCN architecture-enabled AMD APUs and GPUs with over 20 new software features for existing hardware

Maximize the use of your Ultra HD monitors and Picture-Perfect UltraHD technology. Built-in Ultra HD upsampling with frame rate conversion and HD detail enhancements that will convert 1080p videos to near-UltraHD quality on 4K displays. Pixel-by-pixel image processing with compression artifact removal 2, VAAPI decode, and frame rate conversion for Blu-ray playback.

Ask your sales associate for details. Offer good through March. 29, 2015 or while supplies last.

[1] Intel Core i7 4690X with 16GB DDR3-1866, AMD Radeon™ R9 290X Windows 8.1 64bit comparing launch driver 13.12 vs Driver 14.501.  All tests run at 3840x2160. Civilization BE @ quality=medium mantle=off scored 46.17 vs 63.63 fps. 2 AMD A10 7850K with R7 graphics, 2x4GB DDR3 2400, Windows 8.1 64bit comparing Catalyst 14.2 vs Driver 14.50. In Batman Arkham Origins @ 1080P, PHYSX=off GEOMETRYDETAIL=normal DYNAMICSHADOWS=normal MOTIONBLUR=off DOF=normal DISTORTION=off LENSFLARES=off LIGHTSHAFTS=off REFLECTIONS=off AO=normal we see an uplift from 34.96 fps to 45.2 fps. 3Compared to prior driver launches.

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Product Information
Mfr Part#
Form Factor
GPU Manufacturer
GPU Chipset
Radeon R9 270X
Number of GPUs
Core Clock Speed
Boost Core Clock Speed
RAMDAC Clock Speed
Shader Clock
Maximum Digital Resolution
2560 x 1600
Maximum Analog Resolution
2048 x 1536
Max Monitors Supported
Maximum Refresh Rate
Memory Type
Memory Supported
2 GB
Memory Clock Speed
1400MHz (5600MHz Effective)
Video Memory
Memory Bus
Memory Bandwidth
Memory Speed
OpenGL Support
OpenGL 4.3
DirectX Support
DirectX 11.2
Shader Model Support
ATI CrossFire Support
AMD CrossFire
HDCP Support
3D Ready
AMD Advanced Parallel Processing Technology (APP), AMD Avivo HD, AMD Eyefinity Technology, AMD HD3D Technology, AMD Hybrid Graphics Technology, AMD PowerPlay Technology, AMD Stream Technology
Video Input/Output
Integrated TV Encoder
Audio Playback
7.1 Channel Surround Sound (through HDMI adapter)
Video Acceleration
AMD HD Media Accelerator
Audio Input for HDMI
1 x Dual-Link DVI-I
1 x Single Link DVI-D
1 x HDMI
1 x DisplayPort
System Requirements
Microsoft Certification
Windows 7
Supported Windows Operating Systems
Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8
Slot Size
PCIe 3.0 x16
Thermal & Power
Power Supply Requirements
600 Watt Power Supply
Power Connectors
(2) PCI-E 6-pin
Maximum GPU Temperature
98 C
Maximum Operating Temperature
98 C
Humidity Range
5% to 90% RH
ROHS Compliant
Physical Specifications
Dual Slot
Package Contents
What's in the Box
Video Card, HDMI to VGA Adapter, 4 Pin Molex Power Cable, Driver CD
Manufacturer Warranty
5 Years
5 Years

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