AMD Radeon R7 260 technical specs and benchmarks
AMD started Radeon R7 260 sales 17 December 2013 at a recommended price of 109 USD. This is a GCN 2.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2048 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 1.63 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 104 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 170 mm. An additional 1 6-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 115 Watt.
It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 19.28 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.