Gigabyte lifts the lid on new Radeon R9 380X

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Gigabyte lifts the lid on new Radeon R9 380X

And it's packing a Windforce 2X cooling system.

Gigabyte's new Radeon 380X card is looking like a shiny piece of customised graphics kit.

It packs Gigabyte's own Windforce 2X cooling system, which boasts two fans with notched and triangular blades, for up to 23 per cent more air flow over cooling find attached to copper heat pipes. LED indicators let you know if the fans are spinning or not, as the card can run without cooling under certain loads or temperatures.

The card has a tough metal backplate for added strength, and it comes with a core clock of 970MHz and 4GB of memory clocked to 5700MHz.

Here's the full spec list:

Chipset Radeon R9 380X
Core Clock 970 MHz
Memory Clock 5700 MHz
Process Technology 28 nm
Memory Size 4 GB
Memory Bus 256 bit
Card Bus PCI-E 3.0
Memory Type GDDR5
DirectX 12
OpenGL 4.4
PCB Form ATX
Digital max resolution 4096 X 2160
Analog max resolution 2048 x 1536
Multi-view 4
 
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