Manufacturers announce their AMD R9 285-cards




The partners of AMD have announced their R9 285 video cards. The manufacturers come next reference models with overclocked versions of the graphics card with Tonga GPUs and cards that have their own coolers provided.

Gigabyte provides the R9 285 of Windforce 2X cooler with two 100mm fans and two copper heat pipes is fitted. The card type name GV-R9285WF2OC-2GD is overclocked delivered , but the clock speeds are not known. at time of writing

Gigabyte GV-R9285WF2OC-2GD

Club3D has his performance Radeon R9 285 Royal Queen baptized . This model runs at 945MHz, where the clock is normally 918MHz and also provides the manufacturer’s own overclocking tool royal flush with it. The card features Club3D’s CoolStream cooler with two fans and further display port, HDMI and two DVI ports available.

Club 3D R9 285 Royal Queen

Asus comes with the Radeon R9 285 ‘Strix’, which, as the name implies, the Strix cooling manufacturer offers. The two fans do their work quietly and only when the temperature reaches a certain level, they go to work. Asus supplies the card overclocked from the factory, but the exact rates are not yet known.

Asus R9 285 Strix

The model of the MSI is provided with the TwinFrozr IV-cooling of the manufacturer. The clock speed is higher than the standard 1GHz clock speed of 918MHz. The other specifications do not differ. His comes with two versions: one with standard speed and a slightly overclocked model with clock speed of 928MHz. The cooling is the IceQ X2 tweee 80mm fans. The prices of all video cards listed are not yet known, but the cards are available immediately.

AMD Radeon R9 285 AMD Radeon R9 285

Sapphire introduces three new models. Of the two models with Dual-X cooling has a reference clock speeds and another a clock speed of 965MHz core clock and terms 5,6GHz rather 5,5GHz for GDDR5 memory. Then there is the R9 285 ITX Compact OC for small form factor systems. This card is 171mm relatively short and the GPU clock speed is 928MHz slightly higher than the standard rate.

Sapphire R9 285 Sapphire R9 285

The performance of the Radeon R9 285 are discussed in the review AMD R9 285 Review – More speed, less memory .


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