Report: AMD to launch a new RX 500 Video Card series next week


According to the recent report by videocardz, an unofficial Facebook page by the name of Powercolor confirms Radeon RX 580 launch date. AMD is expected to launch a new RX 500 Video Card series next week on April 18.

The Facebook post also showed a picture of a new card marked with “Red Devil”. According to previous leaks, the RX 500 line will come in four variants the RX 580, RX 570, RX 560, and RX 550. These new cards will not feature the Vega architecture, all cards will be based on the current Polaris architecture used in the RX 400 series.

According to Wccftech’s report the expected specifications are as follows,

Model Boost Clock Memory Bus / Bandwidth
RX 580 1340 MHz 4GB or 8GB 256-bit / 256 GB/s
RX 570 1244 MHz 4GB or 8GB 256-bit / 224 GB/s
RX 560 1287 MHz 2GB or 4GB 128-bit / 112 GB/s
RX 550 1300 MHz 2GB 64-bit / 56 GB/s

More details will be revealed once the Video cards are officially announced. Stay tuned for the updates.

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