6 Dec 2013

AMD Explains Performance Variance Among Retail and Press Sample Radeon R9 290X Cards

Author: burcyorum01 | Filed under: amd, Build a PC, gpu, graphics card, Hardware, News, radeon R9 290x, Video Card

Some variance in performance is to be expected, AMD says Following the launch of AMD’s Radeon R9 290X graphics card, a handful of sites noticed that the sample cards sent to the press were performing faster than their retail counterparts. It has been suggested by some that AMD essentially cherry picked the best cards for reviewers, though AMD says there’s a valid reason for the performance gap. According to AMD, it has to do with the new PowerTune mechanism in the R9 290 Series

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AMD Explains Performance Variance Among Retail and Press Sample Radeon R9 290X Cards

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