XFX, the leading manufacturer and AIC partner of AMD graphics cards has unleashed their latest Radeon R9 290X and Radeon R9 290 Double Dissipation series (via Videocardz) graphic cards with a hot new design scheme. Both cards feature an fully custom PCB, double dissipation cooler and an illuminated XFX logo which lights up the shroud.
XFX Unleashes The Radeon R9 290X and Radeon R9 290 Double Dissipation Series
Several AMD manufacturers have started unveiling their custom creations of the AMD Radeon R9 290X and Radeon R9 290 graphic cards after a long wait of one month. XFX hit this market with their own flagship Double dissipation design scheme which has looked and performed well on the Radeon R9 280X, Radeon R9 270X and several entry level graphic cards.
The Double Dissipation cooler is now tasked to cool AMD’s flagship Hawaii chip lying beneath the hood of the Radeon R9 290X and Radeon R9 290 graphic cards. As we all know, the Radeon R9 290X features 2816 Stream processors, 176 TMUs and 64 ROPs along with a 4 GB GDDR5 VRAM running along a 512-bit memory interface. The XFX Radeon R9 290X is clocked at 1000 MHz for the core and 5000 MHz effective clock for the memory. Power is provided through an 8+6 Pin configuration while display outputs include Dual-Link DVI, HDMI and a Display port.