Guru3D.com Forums

Go Back   Guru3D.com Forums > General Chat > Frontpage news
Frontpage news Perhaps you have some news to report or want to check out the latest Guru3D headlines and comment ? Check it in here.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
ASUS Radeon R9-290X Matrix Platinum edition review
Old
  (#1)
Hilbert Hagedoorn
Don Vito Corleone
 
Hilbert Hagedoorn's Avatar
 
Videocard: AMD | NVIDIA
Processor: Core i7 4770K
Mainboard: Z77
Memory: 8GB
Soundcard: X-Fi - GigaWorks 7.1
PSU: 1200 Watt
Default ASUS Radeon R9-290X Matrix Platinum edition review - 03-25-2014, 07:32 | posts: 20,462 | Location: Guru3D testlab

This week we again review a matrix card, this round the ASUS Radeon R9-290X Matrix gets benchmarked, tested and a proper review. the graphics card received an all custom 14-phase digital VRM based PCB...

ASUS Radeon R9-290X Matrix Platinum edition review
   
Reply With Quote
 
Old
  (#2)
cowie
Ancient Guru
 
cowie's Avatar
 
Videocard: GTX
Processor: 2600k
Mainboard: gigabyte p67 UD7
Memory: 2x4g 1600 ddr3
Soundcard:
PSU: pcp&c 1200 watt
Default 03-25-2014, 10:30 | posts: 11,864 | Location: new jersey

Yeah i would have to agree what a great looking card very sexy xxx hot.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#3)
Segamon
Member Guru
 
Segamon's Avatar
 
Videocard: Asus Radeon HD 7970 DC2
Processor: i7-3770K@4.6 / NH-C12P SE
Mainboard: Asus Sabertooth Z77
Memory: OCZ Gold 8GB DDR3 2133MHz
Soundcard: Creative Sound Blaster Z
PSU: Silverstone ST75F-G Evo
Default 03-25-2014, 11:32 | posts: 52 | Location: Gulf

Hilbert, why didn't you include the ASUS GeForce GTX 780 Ti Matrix numbers for easy comparison?
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#4)
BLEH!
Ancient Guru
 
BLEH!'s Avatar
 
Videocard: 2*7970 @ 1000/1500
Processor: "Core i9" @ 4.2 GHz
Mainboard: Gigabyte X79S-UP5
Memory: 16GB@1600MHz@9-9-9-24
Soundcard: Saffire Pro40/KRK Rokit 5
PSU: Enermax Revo 1500W
Default 03-25-2014, 11:50 | posts: 4,628 | Location: Not Far North Enough (England)

That's one spicy meata-balla. I wander what 4 of these on water would do...
   
Reply With Quote
 
Old
  (#5)
FerCamô
Member Guru
 
Videocard: R9 290X
Processor: i7 4820k 4.6GHz
Mainboard: Asus Rampage Formula IV
Memory: 4x4GB CorsairVant 2133GHz
Soundcard: Xonar DX+Homemade Amp
PSU: Corsair HX-850 v2 gold
Default 03-25-2014, 16:32 | posts: 142 | Location: Portugal

A 4 pin molex in the back, funny that made me feel like back in 2004.

Edit: Saw over the net that ASUS is using elpida memory chips, don't know if it's on all cards or just some samples. They are rated at 1350MHz.

Last edited by FerCamô; 03-25-2014 at 16:58.
   
Reply With Quote
Old
  (#6)
MadGizmo
Maha Guru
 
Videocard: HD7970 CF (2560*1440)
Processor: i7-3770K @ 4.5GHz
Mainboard: Asus Maximus V Formula
Memory: 32GB 1600CL9 Vengeance LP
Soundcard: SupremeFX IV/Tiamat 7.1
PSU: Corsair AX1200i
Default 03-25-2014, 17:04 | posts: 1,314

Looks like a great card for LN fans. Let's see how far they can push it.
   
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skin developed by: vBStyles.com
Copyright (c) 1995-2014, All Rights Reserved. The Guru of 3D, the Hardware Guru, and 3D Guru are trademarks owned by Hilbert Hagedoorn.