Benchmarks: Medal of Honor, Hitman
The R9 290X averaged 54.8fps in Medal of Honor: Warfighter, granting it a 34% advantage over the HD 7970 GHz Edition and 12% over than the GTX 780 while matching the GTX Titan.
The R9 290X slipped behind its rival in Warfighter's frame time results, offering 11% less performance than the GTX Titan and 4% less than the GTX 780.
Hitman: Absolution's demanding graphics limited the R9 290X to 34fps, which was still 35% faster than the HD 7970 GHz Edition. Compared to Nvidia's cards, it was 4% slower than the GTX Titan and 4% faster than the GTX 780.
The R9 290X slipped again when measuring frame time performance, taking 48.3ms between frames -- 65% faster than the HD 7970 GHz Edition, but also 29% slower than the GTX Titan and 23% slower than the GTX 780.