AMD Radeon R9 270X: specs and benchmarks
AMD started Radeon R9 270X sales 8 October 2013 at a recommended price of $199. This is GCN 1.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 179.2 GB / s.
Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Two 6-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 180 Watt.
It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 24.38 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.