How well does the XFX Double Dissipation Radeon R9 290 graphics card overclock? We were wondering the same thing and fired up AMD Catalyst Control Center to find out!
The XFX Double Dissipation Radeon R9 290 out of the box in 2-way CrossFire with the latest Catalyst 14.4 beta drivers scored 14,817 points in 3DMark Fire Strike.
After our overclock we were able to get a score of 16,462 3DMarks. This is a nice 11.1% performance improvement and shows that you can still easily overclock an AMD CrossFire setup for more performance.