Lately we have been taking a look at a lot of Radeon R9 280X graphics cards. These are based on the Tahiti GPU that was also found in AMD’s Radeon HD 7900 series cards. For those not looking to spend as much money the next step down in AMD’s latest graphics cards is the R9 270X/270 series. These cards are based off the Pitcairn GPU and still offer a very good price / performance ratio. Today we are looking at MSI’s Radeon R9 270 Gaming graphics card. This card will feature a factory overclock and MSI’s own Twin Frozr IV cooling solution. Is this the best graphics card for under $200? We are going to find out!
MSI’s Radeon R9 270 Gaming graphics card comes in their typical packaging with the dragon logo on it. The front of the box lets us know that this card is part of the gaming series and is the OC edition. The back of the box goes into more details on the card and its features.
Opening the box up you will find another one inside. Taking everything out you have the Radeon R9 270 Gaming graphics card, DVI to VGA adapter, 6pin PCI-Express to dual molex power adapter, driver CD, and users guide.
For a full unboxing and overview of MSI’s R9 270 Graphics Card be sure to check out our video below.