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Old 14-03-17, 02:55 PM
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AMD's RX 500 series GPUs are rumoured to launch on April 18th

AMD's RX 500 series of GPUs are rumoured to launch on April 18th, initially launching with RX 580 and 570 GPUs that are based on Polaris.



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Old 14-03-17, 03:02 PM
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Just an fyi but you said not a rebadged rx400 cpu. And at caps and cream they said its going tobe known as vega not a 500 series etc.
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Old 14-03-17, 04:07 PM
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I suppose Vega will indeed be a Fury replacement
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Old 14-03-17, 04:14 PM
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Just an fyi but you said not a rebadged rx400 cpu. And at caps and cream they said its going tobe known as vega not a 500 series etc.
This really goes into what the difference between a rebadge and refresh, a rebadge has no design changes and a refresh had process changes and increase performance/efficiency.
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This really goes into what the difference between a rebadge and refresh, a rebadge has no design changes and a refresh had process changes and increase performance/efficiency.

No what i meant is you said cpu instead of gpu
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Old 14-03-17, 09:45 PM
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I'm really interested to see how power they've managed to squeeze out of Polaris. Have the core clocks been announced yet? I wonder whether it could be near 1400Mhz. That would be a nice boost over the RX 480.
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Wait now I am confused. So this is not Vega, right? those cores don't look to be packing any HBM.
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God how I hate this rebrand stuff! Not to mention that 11 performs less than 10?!? WTF AMD?!?! This is so stupid.
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Old 14-03-17, 10:11 PM
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Wait now I am confused. So this is not Vega, right? those cores don't look to be packing any HBM.

No, these are the upgraded polaris stuff, the vega is going tobe stamped RX Vega.
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God how I hate this rebrand stuff! Not to mention that 11 performs less than 10?!? WTF AMD?!?! This is so stupid.
Yup, mongtastic naming scheme.
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