In the near future corporate Asus is listed release video R9 Radeon 280X Platinum Matrix - another product in the line of Republic of Gamers. The basis of, you guessed it, taken design model Matrix HD 7970 Platinum, having “advanced” power and cooling.
The card has trehslotovym cooler with a massive aluminum radiator, several copper heat pipes and a pair of 100-mm fans. In addition, the PCB soldered two 8-pin power connector PCI-E Power.
To the rear side of the board is screwed reinforcement plate. On the right photo shows the main contacts for the measurement of stress. Asus R9 280X Matrix Platinum operates with 2048 stream processors, 384-bit memory interface, 3 GB of GDDR5 memory and, according to preliminary data, operates at frequencies of 950 (1100) / 6400 MHz for the core and memory respectively. Recall that the “platinum» Radeon HD 7970 by Asus operated in the mode of 1050 (1100) / 6600 MHz.
The rear panel contains the usual two DVI ports and four full-size DisplayPort. At the edge of PCB connector provides two CrossFireX.