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MSI launches new AMD 300 series graphics cards
Introducing a full lineup of 9 models

Type: Product News
Latest Update: Thu, 18 Jun 2015

As the world's leading brand in graphics cards, MSI is excited to introduce a brand new line of MSI GAMING graphics cards powered by the AMD R9 and R7 300 series GPUs. Armed with the award winning Twin Frozr V cooler, this new generation of MSI AMD graphics cards is sure to deliver cool and quiet gaming sessions. MSI's graphics cards lineup gets boosted with no less than four GAMING models based on the AMD R9 390X, R9 390 and R9 380.

Both the R9 390X GAMING 8G and R9 390 GAMING 8G cards feature a massive 8GB of VRAM to support smooth 4K gaming in the latest games such as GTA V. The R9 380 GAMING will be available in both a 4G and 2G edition. End-users will be pleased to know that all the new MSI AMD R9 300 GAMING series graphics cards come equipped with a solid metal backplate.

Completing the MSI AMD 300 GAMING lineup are the R7 370 GAMING 4G and R7 370 GAMING 2G models, which are perfect for playing some of the most popular online games such as League of Legends and DOTA 2.



Besides the revered GAMING series, MSI are also introducing two Armor 2X models with a striking black & white cover design. The R9 380 2GD5T OC and R7 370 2GD5T OC feature Military Class 4 Components for reliable performance and Armor 2X Thermal Design for enhanced cooling capacity. The R7 360 2GD5 OC is available to satisfy demand for smaller form factor graphics cards with solid performance.


Most of the new MSI AMD 300 series graphics cards fully support the latest AMD technologies such as FreeSync for tear-free gaming and Eyefinity for the ultimate multi-display immersive experience.




MSI GAMING APP
With the addition of the R9 and R7 300 series to the next generation of MSI GAMING graphics cards, MSI is once again raising the bar for PC gaming. The exclusive MSI GAMING App allows gamers to quickly switch between OC, Gaming and Silent modes, depending on their needs. Offering quick access to specific monitor color profiles for games, movies and a special EyeRest mode which reduces blue light for less strain during nightly gaming sessions. Now featuring the LED control tab, allowing gamers to choose from 5 unique lighting modes to set the right ambience for their gaming moments with just one click.







 

Technical specifications
Name R9 390X GAMING 8G R9 390 GAMING 8G R9 380 GAMING 4G
GPU AMD Radeon™ R9 390X AMD Radeon™ R9 390 AMD Radeon™ R9 380
Core Clock
(Base/Boost) MHz
1100 MHz 1060 MHz 1000 MHz
Memory speed 6100 MHz 6100 MHz 5700 MHz
Memory size/type 8 GB / GDDR5 8 GB / GDDR5 4 GB / GDDR5
Cooling Twin Frozr V Twin Frozr V Twin Frozr V
Backplate Yes Yes Yes
Connectivity DisplayPort / HDMI
/ DL-DVI-D x2
DisplayPort / HDMI
/ DL-DVI-D x2
DisplayPort / HDMI
DL-DVI-I / DL-DVI-D
Dimensions 277x129x51mm 277x129x51mm 268x138x40mm


Name R9 380 GAMING 2G R7 370 GAMING 4G R7 370 GAMING 2G
GPU AMD Radeon™ R9 380 AMD Radeon™ R7 370 AMD Radeon™ R7 370
Core Clock
(Base/Boost) MHz
1000 MHz 1020 / 1070 MHz 1000 / 1050 MHz
Memory speed 5500 MHz 5700 MHz 5700 MHz
Memory size/type 2 GB / GDDR5 4 GB / GDDR5 2 GB / GDDR5
Cooling Twin Frozr V Twin Frozr V Twin Frozr V
Backplate Yes Yes Yes
Connectivity DisplayPort / HDMI
DL-DVI-I / DL-DVI-D
DisplayPort / HDMI
DL-DVI-I / DL-DVI-D
DisplayPort / HDMI
DL-DVI-I / DL-DVI-D
Dimensions 268x138x40mm - -


Name R9 380 2GD5T OC R7 370 2GD5T OC R7 360 2GD5 OC
GPU AMD Radeon™ R9 380 AMD Radeon™ R7 370 AMD Radeon™ R7 360
Core Clock
(Base/Boost) MHz
980 MHz 970 / 1020 MHz 1100 MHz
Memory speed 5500 MHz 5500 MHz 6500 MHz
Memory size/type 2 GB / GDDR5 2 GB / GDDR5 2 GB / GDDR5
Cooling Armor 2X Armor 2X Armor
Backplate Yes Yes Yes
Connectivity DisplayPort / HDMI
DL-DVI-I / DL-DVI-D
DisplayPort / HDMI
DL-DVI-I / DL-DVI-D
DisplayPort / HDMI
DL-DVI-I
Dimensions 254x128x37mm 255x124x35mm 165x110x37mm


 

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