Custom Radeon RX 5700 cards come in mid-August
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If all goes well

According to our sources, custom Radeon RX 5700 won't be available before mid-August.

Radeon 5700 Navi doesn’t have Ray tracing
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A different angle look

The Navi paper-launched when I was still in sunny Tuscany taking a break from the tech, but here are some of the things that have caught my attention. No Ray tracing, no high end, and only performance/mainstream, not much benefit from 7nm, and nine months late to fight 2070 are just a part of it.

Navi is the Radeon RX 5700
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Monday, 27 May 2019 09:42

Navi is the Radeon RX 5700


Computex 19: Ray Tracing and shipping in July

Scott Herkelman, VP & GM Radeon Business Unit and Lisa Su have just announced Navi, Radeon RX 5000 series with the 5700 being the first to launch. It can do Ray Tracing and, as Fudzilla suggested thirteen months ago ago, it is a mainstream card first and high performance later.

AMD might release new Polaris based Radeons
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Radeon RX 640 and Radeon RX 630

AMD might have a surprise release of a new series of Radeon graphics cards based on Polaris in the works.

AMD reveals upcoming FreeSync 2 HDR Oasis Demo
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Thursday, 28 February 2019 23:21

AMD reveals upcoming FreeSync 2 HDR Oasis Demo


Renames FreeSync 2 to FreeSync 2 HDR

AMD has released a new blog post talking about FreeSync 2 HDR technology as well as showing the upcoming Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR Oasis demo.

Nvidia slags off AMD’s Radeon VII graphics card
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Claims it is “underwhelming”

The GPU maker named after a Roman vengeance daemon has dismissed the arrival of AMD’s Radeon VII graphics card as “underwhelming”.

AMD announces the Radeon VII at CES
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Wednesday, 09 January 2019 19:08

AMD announces the Radeon VII at CES


Vega 7nm GPU with 60 CUs, coming Feb. 7th for $699

At its CES 2019 keynote, AMD's CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, unveiled AMD's first 7nm gaming GPU, the Radeon VII (seven).

AMD officially releases Radeon RX 590
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Thursday, 15 November 2018 16:39

AMD officially releases Radeon RX 590


Based on 12nm Polaris GPU

As expected, rumored, and leaked earlier this week, AMD has now officially released its latest mid-range graphics card meant to put a bit more pressure on Nvidia's GTX 1060 during this holiday season, the Radeon RX 590.

Sapphire's Radeon RX 590 Nitro+ spotted online
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Wednesday, 07 November 2018 22:15

Sapphire's Radeon RX 590 Nitro+ spotted online


The same RX 580 Nitro+ Special Edition design

Sapphire's RX 590 Nitro+ Special Edition has been spotted online and comes with the same design as the RX 580 Nitro+ Special Edition - confirming earlier reports that we are looking at just a die shrink of the original Polaris chip.

The box shot confirms 12nm Polaris Radeon RX 590
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Should be launching this month

A box shot has pretty much confirmed that AMD is likely to soon launch the 12nm Polaris-based Radeon RX 590, which could bring around 10 to 15 percent performance boost compared to the RX 580, at least depending on the actual GPU clock AMD AIB partners hit on their cards.