Sapphire R9 290 VAPOR-X OC 4GB GDDR5 Dual DVI HDMI DisplayPort PCI-E Graphics Card

  • AMD Radeon R9 290 GPU
  • Sapphire VAPOR-X OC Edition
  • 4GB GDDR5 Memory
  • PCI-Express 3.0 Interface

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Manufacturer ID: 11227-04-40G

Sapphire R9 290 VAPOR-X OC 4GB GDDR5 Dual DVI HDMI DisplayPort PCI-E Graphics Card Product Description

Sapphire VAPOR-X R9 290 4G GDDR5 DUAL DVI HDMI DisplayPort PCI-E Graphics Card
The SAPPHIRE R9 290 Vapor-X Edition features several of the company's industry-leading technologies. Based on the award-winning Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture from AMD with 2560 Stream Processors, the SAPPHIRE R9 290 Vapor-X Edition boasts 4GB of the latest GDDR5 memory running at 1400MHz (5.6GB/s effective) and high speed engine clocks of 1030MHz.

Display Support
supports up to 3 display monitor(s) without DisplayPort
4 x Maximum Display Monitor(s) support
1 x HDMI (with 3D)
1 x DisplayPort 1.2
2 x Dual-Link DVI-D
1030 MHz Core Clock
28 nm Chip
2560 x Stream Processors
Video Memory
4096 MB Size
512 -bit GDDR5
5600 MHz Effective
305(L)X 114(W)X 47(H) mm Size.
2.5 x slot

Driver CD
System Requirements
PCI Express® based PC is required with one X16 lane graphics slot available on the motherboard.
Certified power supplies are recommended. Please refer to:
4096MBMinimum of system memory.
Installation software requires CD-ROM drive.
DVD playback requires DVD drive.
Blu-ray™ / HD DVD playback requires Blu-ray / HD DVD drive.
750 Watt Power Supply is required.
2X150 Watt 8-pin PCI Express power connector is required.
64-bit operating system highly recommended

Sapphire R9 290 VAPOR-X OC 4GB GDDR5 Dual DVI HDMI DisplayPort PCI-E Graphics Card Product Reviews

Technical Specifications


Device Type Graphics card
Bus Type PCI Express 3.0 x16
Graphics Engine AMD Radeon R9 290
Core Clock 1030 MHz
Stream Processors 2560
Process Technology 28 nm
Max Resolution 4096 x 2160
Max Resolution Details DVI: 2560 x 1600 / DisplayPort: 4096 x 2160 / HDMI: 4096 x 2160
Max Monitors Supported 4
Interfaces 2 x DVI-D (dual link) ¦ HDMI ¦ DisplayPort
API Supported OpenGL 4.3, DirectX 11.2, Mantle
Features Vapor-X cooling system, Dual Bios, Sapphire Black Diamond Choke, High dynamic-range (HDR) rendering, Avivo HD Technology, Video Transcoding (AVT), AMD HD3D Technology, AMD PowerPlay technology, AMD CrossFireX Technology, AMD PowerTune technology, AMD Advanced Parallel Processing technology, 2.5-slot Fan Cooler, AMD Unified Video Decoder (UVD) 3, AMD Stream technology, AMD App Acceleration, Deep Color technology, Dolby True HD support, DTS-HD Master Audio support, AMD Eyefinity Technology 2.0, AMD HD Media Accelerator, Graphics Core Next (GCN), Internet Accelerator, AMD ZeroCore Power technology, Triple Fan, PCB Temperature LED, 24x Custom Filter Anti-Aliasing (CFAA), UEFI BIOS, Sapphire Tri-X Cooling Technology, AMD TrueAudio Technology, Sapphire PCB Component heat spreader, Intelligent Fan Control (IFC)


Size 4 GB
Technology GDDR5 SDRAM
Effective Clock Speed 5.6 GHz
Bus Width 512-bit

System Requirements

Min RAM Size 4 GB
Required Power Supply 750 W
Additional Requirements CD-ROM, 2 x 8 pin PCI Express power connector


Included Accessories 2 x 4 pin to 8 pin power cable
Cables Included 1 x HDMI cable - 1.8 m
Software Included Drivers & Utilities, Sapphire TriXX, AMD Catalyst Control Center
Compliant Standards WHQL
Width 4.7 cm
Depth 30.5 cm
Height 11.4 cm
Package Type Retail

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