Tag Archive: XFX

XFX R9 Fury Triple Dissipation Video Card Review

XFX R9 Fury Triple Dissipation Video Card Review Earlier reviews of the R9 Fury pointed out a lack of overclocking capability, especially when talking about the High Bandwidth Memory. I found that I was able to squeeze some additional clock speed headroom out of both the Fiji core and the HBM. In my testing I …

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 380X DD Black Edition Graphics Card Review

XFX Radeon R9 380X DD Black Edition Graphics Card Review The innovations in GPU portfolio with AMD have become smaller in recent months. With the introduction of the Tonga GPU (AMD Radeon R9 285) took the manufacturer a bigger step. The third generation of Graphics Core Next architecture, often referred to as GCN1.2 is characterized …

Continue reading »

XFX R9 Fury Graphics Card Review

XFX R9 Fury Graphics Card Review We have long awaited this first card based on the architecture Fiji AMD. That happiness is total to finally bencher a Fury! The new generation of AMD cards seemed so promising, this is due largely to the advent  a new memory standard, HBM. So we delayed greatly from having …

Continue reading »

XFX R9 380X DD XXX OC Video Card Review

XFX R9 380X DD XXX OC Video Card Review When you look at the XFX DNA of the R9 380X DD XXX OC, it’s clear that XFX puts together an excellent product. You get constant innovation on the cooling solutions that make up the company’s Double Dissipation and Ghost 3.0 cooling systems. Splitting the shroud …

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 380X DD Video Card Review

XFX Radeon R9 380X DD Video Card Review Today, AMD – or should I say the Radeon Technologies Group – will be launching the new R9 380X. The refined GCN 1.2 GPU brings more to the table than what was offered with the R9 380. It sports 2048 Stream processors, 128 Texture units, and 32 …

Continue reading »

XFX AMD Radeon R9 380X Video Card Review

XFX AMD Radeon R9 380X Video Card Review It’s new GPU time again and today that means a release by AMD. They are filling a gap between their R9 380 and R9 390 with the 380X and we have an overclocked, custom designed model from XFX to review. We’ll be comparing it to the closest …

Continue reading »

XFX R9 390X Video Card Review

XFX R9 390X Video Card Review The XFX R9 390X does what a next generation card should do. It outperforms the previous generation when it comes to the FPS performance delivered in each of the tests run for this review. Thanks to the improvement in core clock and memory speed over last year’s R9 290X, …

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 390X Double Dissipation Core Edition Video Card Review

XFX Radeon R9 390X Double Dissipation Core Edition Video Card Review Having 8GB of memory was an added pleasure since I have moved on to 4K gaming, I didn’t feel that I was confined by bandwidth when cranking up the eye candy and although there are games out there that can eat up memory bandwidth …

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 Fury X Video Card Review

XFX Radeon R9 Fury X Video Card Review There have been a few titanic battles throughout time, Call of Duty and Battlefield, Xbox and PlayStation, World of Warcraft and everybody, but no more a battle than the fundamentals, CPU and GPU. AMD have a strong following for both CPU and GPU, and although they look …

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 390X 8Gb Dual Dissipation Black Edition Graphics Card Review

XFX Radeon R9 390X 8Gb Dual Dissipation Black Edition Graphics Card Review We recently reviewed the Sapphire Radeon R9 290X Vapor-X Tri-X in preparation for the AMD Radeon R9 300 Series release and to be honest, we were a little underwhelmed by the card. Still a strong contender in the high end graphics market but …

Continue reading »

XFX R9 285 Double Dissipation Black Edition Video Card Review

XFX R9 285 Double Dissipation Black Edition Video Card Review Compared to the competitors R9 285 offerings, XFX R9 285 was able to deliver the highest core clock speed out of the three cards I have looked at reaching 1136MHz. As far as the memory overclocking goes, XFX’s version comes in second place at 1526MHz. …

Continue reading »

XFX Type-01 Series Bravo PC Case Review

XFX Type-01 Series Bravo PC Case Review If there’s a theme in PC hardware companies’ product line-ups of late, it’s to provide as much of a one-stop solution for the PC builder as possible. XFX is no stranger to this strategy. The company is best known for its high-octane AMD Radeon GPUs, but it sells …

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 285 Black Edition OC Review

In this article Benchmark Reviews tests the XFX Radeon R9 285 Black Edition Double Dissipation graphics card, model R9-285A-CDBC, which sells online for $249.99 (Amazon | Newegg). This XFX Double Dissipation Edition Radeon R9 285 is an UltraHD 4K resolution-ready graphics card with 2560 Stream processors operating at 975 MHz with support for the upcoming DirectX 12 API. Equipped with twin 90mm cooling fans paired with long-life capacitors, the XFX Radeon R9 285 represents a solid value for mainstream gamers looking for top-end performance.

Continue reading »

XFX XTS 520w Power Supply Review

XFX XTS 520w Power Supply Review Today we are taking a look at a PSU from XFX. This model is from their new XTS range and offers platinum efficiency, fanless operation and modular cables. XFX go with a chunky looking chassis measuring 150x86x160mm on the XTS range and on each side we have perforated sections …

Continue reading »

XFX XTR Series 650W Power Supply Review

XFX XTR Series 650W Power Supply Review XFX has a new PSU line which they say was designed for gamers and DIY professionals. With XTR and TS as their currents offerings, the company only has two active PSU lines. Both consist of three members with capacities ranging from 550 W to 750 W, and all …

Continue reading »

XFX R9 280 Black OC Edition Graphics Card Review

XFX R9 280 Black OC Edition Graphics Card Review It is fair to say that the market for modern Radeon GPUs has been a bit crazy over the last year or so. Their ability to perform currency mining tasks well has impacted sales, availability and pricing significantly but now AMD and their partners are getting …

Continue reading »

XFX Type01 Bravo Mid-Tower Case Review

XFX Type01 Bravo Mid-Tower Case Review The case we’ll be looking at today is from a name most enthusiasts are quite familiar with: XFX. That’s right folks, XFX, the company best known for graphics cards and power supplies, has once again added a new branch to their tree by venturing into the case market with …

Continue reading »

XFX Type 01 Bravo PC Case Review

XFX Type 01 Bravo PC Case Review To conclude, XFX has done a decent job with its first chassis and the box even has a check box for an “Alpha” next to the “Bravo”, which I can only assume is a white version of the same chassis since XFX website doesn’t even mention it. Mysteries …

Continue reading »

XFX R7 240 Video Card Review

XFX R7 240 Video Card Review Obviously this line of graphics cards is not intended for hardcore gaming, but for its intended uses it does well. As always, for just a little more money, there are more features higher up. This is the bottom rank of the AMD GPU ladder, but it does have roles …

Continue reading »

XFX TYPE01 Bravo PC Case Review

XFX TYPE01 Bravo PC Case Review Over the past decade or so XFX have built up a great reputation for producing exceptional graphics cards and power supplies. They dabbled in motherboards for a while too, but the core business has remained the GPUs and PSUs (with the odd flurry into monitor stands and the like). …

Continue reading »

XFX R9 290X Double Dissipation Video Card Review

XFX R9 290X Double Dissipation Video Card Review Priced at $649 as of the date this article is published, the XFX R9 290X DD is selling for a premium (much like most AMD-based cards recently, thanks to cryptocurrency mining) over the R9 290X launch price of $549. This puts it price-wise right between the GTX …

Continue reading »

XFX R7 250 Video Card Review

XFX R7 250 Video Card Review With so many revisions being released lately it can be hard for established gamers on a budget to justify wanting to buy upgrades when their equipment might perform similarly (as the HD 7750 and R7 250 does). For people building new systems right now the HD 7750 is priced …

Continue reading »

XFX R9 290X Black OC Edition Graphics Card Review

XFX R9 290X Black OC Edition Graphics Card Review Today on our test bench we have a Radeon 290X from XFX, the R9-290X Black OC Double Dissipation. With custom design and expanded voltage tweaking it aims to exceed anything we have seen from a 290X to date. We will be putting it through a selection …

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 290 Double Dissipation Review

When the AMD Radeon R9 290X video card debuted, it first appeared to be a solid competitor to NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 780 series… until heat and noise were taken into consideration. The Curacao XT-based video card offered plenty of graphics power, but the cooling system was forced to work hard and loud. When the Radeon R9 290 series arrived, this gave brands such as XFX the opportunity to further improve upon the AMD reference design by incorporating a much better cooling solution paired with long-life capacitors. In this article Benchmark Reviews tests the XFX Radeon R9 290 Double D, model R9-290A-EDFD, which sells online for $499.99 (Amazon). This Black Edition Double Dissipation Radeon R9 290 features a 947 MHz UltraHD 4K resolution-ready graphics card with 2560 Stream processors and support for the upcoming DirectX 11.2 API.

Continue reading »

XFX Radeon R9 280X Double Dissipation BOOST 3GB Video Card Review

XFX Radeon R9 280X Double Dissipation BOOST 3GB Video Card Review We are looking at a new Radeon HD card from XFX. It’s their XFX Radeon R9 280X Double Dissipation BOOST 3GB. The design is excellent and so is the low temperature, but let us see how it performs and overclocks… at Tweak Related Items: …

Continue reading »

Older posts «

Fetch more items