AMD Radeon RX 590 graphics card will be presented officially only tomorrow, but now, not waiting for the announcement, you can get acquainted not only with the final characteristics and price, but also
Actually, the technical details of the Radeon RX 590 video card have not been a secret for a long time, but we will repeat them just in case.
12 nm GPU Polaris 30 representing oboj modified version already familiar 14-nanometer chip 10 Polaris present Radeon RX 580. The configuration 2304 includes a core stream processor 144 block and 32 TMU ROP. The GPU will operate at regular frequencies from 1,469 to 1,545 MHz, and GDDR5 memory (8 GB) at a frequency of 8,000 MHz. The tire width will be 256 bits.
As for the recommended price, in the American retail Radeon RX 590 it will be sold at a price of $ 279, and in Europe, as usual, a little more expensive. At the moment, it is known that the version of the Sapphire Radeon RX 590 Nitro + Special Edition, the images of which we published the day before, will ask for € 325. Yes, the prices are a little upset, considering that the current Radeon RX 580 offers, for example, on Amazon start at $ 200. As you can see, in some games, the novelty surpasses the Radeon RX 580 with 8 GB of memory by more than 20%, and also noticeably outpaces the GeForce GTX 1060 6GB. However, the direct competitor of the Radeon RX 590 will not be the current GeForce GTX 1060, but a new one with faster GDDR5X memory, which will be released soon. In addition, these are only preliminary tests and for a more complete assessment it is worth waiting for full-fledged independent tests that will appear shortly after the announcement of the novelty.