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Sapphire Vapor-X R9 290x 8GB Tri-X Video Card Review

Sapphire Vapor-X R9 290x 8GB Tri-X Video Card Review Sapphire has long been AMD’s leading partner in the GPU arena. With the growing popularity of 1440, 2K and 4K gaming, manufacturers have been taking “liberties” with the GPUs such as factory overclocks, higher power delivery, and more memory (VRAM). The Sapphire Vapor-X 290x is slightly …

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Sapphire Vapor-X R9 290X Video Card Review

Sapphire Vapor-X R9 290X Video Card Review I tested the Sapphire Vapor-X 290X under multiple different scenarios, inside a case with low air flow, inside a case with acceptable air flow and on a test bench. Ambient temperatures room ranged from 74F to 79F and I was unable to raise the temperature of the GPU …

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