MSI Announces R9 280 GAMING 3G Graphics Card

Posted on Mar 11 2014 - 11:19am by Editor2

MSI, leader in Graphics Card Technology, is pleased to announce the availability of its new R9 280 GAMING 3G graphics card. Designed to offer a great balance between cost and performance it offers the latest features for today’s games like DirectX 11.2 and AMD Mantle. Equipped with the Dual-Fan Twin Frozr IV Advanced the R9 280 GAMING 3G stays cool when gaming. The MSI GAMING App allows gamers easy access to more performance or less noise and lower temps by offering 3 different fan settings for gamers that don’t want to worry about overclocking and are just focused on getting the best performance in their game.


The MSI GAMING benefit

MSI’s GAMING series is designed to provide gamers with quality they can rely on. For Graphics Cards this means you get the best thermal solution and components to make sure you stay cool and stable no matter how long your gaming session is. The Twin Frozr IV Advanced is remarkably silent while maintaining excellent temperatures while the Military Class 4 components are designed to remain stable in extreme conditions. The MSI Gaming App puts the gamer in control with a choice of Silent, Gaming and OC modes to utilize performance or silence based on the need of the gamer.

Technical specifications

Name R9 280 GAMING 3G
GPU AMD RadeonTM R9 280
Processors 1792 units
Clock Speed (OC Mode)/ Boost Speed 933 MHz / 1000 MHz
Memory Size / Speed 3072 MB / 5000 MHz
Memory Type / Interface GDDR5 / 384 bits
Connectivity HDMI / DL-DVI-I / Mini DisplayPort x2
Dimensions 269x129x37mm