PowerColor expands its R9 series with TurboDuo R9 280 OC, promising great performance and image quality for the most demanding games. The new card features two essences of TurboDuo series, The Gold Power Kit and TurboDuo exclusive cooling technology.
The TurboDuo R9 280 OC feature AMD's GCN Architecture with a total of 1792 stream processors, delivering parallel computing power for graphics. Its core clock speed of 855MHz, even up to 960MHz with boost, together with a high speed interface to 3GB of GDDR5 memory running at 1250MHz (5.0 Gbps) delivers class leading performance.
The new R9 280 is packed with Gold Power Kit which includes Multi-Phase Design, DirectFET and Digital PWM, drastically upgrades overall OC ability and stability. Equipped with TurboDuo exclusive cooling technology, the heat can be easily took away by dual 90mm ultra huge fan; with patent GSG-shape heat pipes design and enormous surface of aluminum cooling fin, the TurboDuo R9 280 OC can efficiently cool down the temp., delivering 23% cooler and 19% quieter performance than reference.