PowerColor ‘DEVIL’ R9 390X 8GB Graphics Card Review

/ 5 years ago

« Previous Page

Next Page »

A Closer Look

There is a lot of detail on this card, which makes me feel like they are trying to more of a technological feel to the aesthetics. A single 92mm fan only spins under increased loads to cool the components, the GPU, VRAM and other hot components are solely cooled by the water cooling solution.


The backplate is a much slicker design than the previous ‘Devil’ models, adding splashes of color and the logo/ name of the card in the centre of the GPU heatsink retention screws.


Power is delivered through a 6-pin PCIe and 8-pin PCIe power connections. These may prove an issue for anyone with big fingers to try to release the connections due to the large overhang from the cooling shroud.


The card has a deceiving profile, the fan is mounted at a slight angle to allow for air to be pushed through the card towards the I/O plate. This makes the card almost a 3 slot height and would be Crossfire difficult on some motherboards with two close PCIe slots.


The radiator is a simple 120mm design with mounting holes on the front and rear to enable a push-pull configuration of the fans for maximum cooling capabilities.

At the business end of the card, there are 2x DVi connectors, 1x DisplayPort and 1x HDMI.



« Previous Page

Next Page »

Topics: , , , , , , ,

Support eTeknix.com

By supporting eTeknix, you help us grow and continue to bring you the latest newsreviews, and competitions. Follow us on FacebookTwitter and Instagram to keep up with the latest technology news, reviews and more. Share your favourite articles, chat with the team and more. Also check out eTeknix YouTube, where you'll find our latest video reviews, event coverage and features in 4K!

Looking for more exciting features on the latest technology? Check out our What We Know So Far section or our Fun Reads for some interesting original features.

eTeknix Facebook eTeknix Twitter eTeknix Instagram eTeknix Instagram

Check out our Latest Video

  • Be Social With eTeknix

  • Latest Video

  • Features

  • Poll

    5700XT Or RTX 2060 SUPER?

    View Results

  • Archives