AMD announced its next-gen Radeon RX 480 priced at $199

AMD unveil its next-gen Radeon RX 480 which is priced at $199 and AMD claimed it is powerful enough to push VR.

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The new Radeon RX 480 is built on the 14nm node, with Polaris 10 GPU, which is ready for VR gaming with HTC and Oculus confirming in half the price. AMD’s full Live streamed at Computex 2016 is down below:

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AMD Radeon RX 480:

Compute Units 36
Memory Bandwidth 256GB/sec
Memory Clock 8Gbps GDDR5
Memory Bus Width 256-bit
Typical Board Power 150W
VR Premium Yes
AMD FreeSync Yes
DisplayPort 1.3/1.4 HDR


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The RX 480 will ship with 36 CUs totalling 2304 stream processors based on the current GCN breakdown of 64 stream processors per CU. AMD didn’t reveal clock speeds, but it has performance offered will exceed 5 TFLOPS of compute. The RX 480 also has 256-bit GDDR5 memory controller running at 8 Gbps and hitting 256 GB/s of throughput. The total TDP of the card is 150 watts. AMD Radeon RX 480 will be available on June 29th for a price of $199.