ASUS Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card

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ASUS Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card
Key Features
  • 1120 MHz Core - Boostable to 1266 MHz
  • 2304 Stream Processors
  • Polaris Architecture
  • 8GB of GDDR5 vRAM
Based on AMD's Polaris architecture and AMD LiquidVR ready, the ASUS Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card allows you to have the full virtual reality experience.
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ASUS RX 480 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2AMD LiquidVR Ready
  • 3HDR Ready
  • 4FreeSync Technology
  • 5Eyefinity
  • 6CrossFire

Based on AMD's Polaris architecture and AMD LiquidVR ready, the ASUS Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card allows you to have the full virtual reality experience.

Not only for gaming, the Radeon RX 480 supports APIs such as OpenCL and OpenGL. These APIs can take advantage of the GPU's 2304 Stream Processors to accelerate parallel computing tasks, taking some of the processing load off of the CPU.

The front panel of the card features a variety of outputs. There are three DisplayPort 1.3 outputs in addition to an HDMI 2.0b output. Combined with AMD's Eyefinity, the GPU can provide an immersive gaming experience using multiple monitors.

For cooling, ASUS implemented a blower-style cooler. This cooling configuration is good for Crossfire or other configurations where space between computer components can be a concern.

AMD LiquidVR Ready
Experience the immersive world of VR gaming and entertainment. With Polaris architecture and AMD LiquidVR technology, this GPU is compatible with the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive.
HDR Ready
This card is compatible with HDR (High Dynamic Range) content. When paired with an HDR capable display, you'll be able to experience enhanced contrast and colors for a sharp, vibrant visual experience.
FreeSync Technology
Reduce screen tearing with AMD's FreeSync Technology. FreeSync enables the monitor to dynamically adjust its refresh rate to the frame rate being output by the graphics card, thereby greatly reducing screen tearing, stuttering, and other artifacts.
Eyefinity
With support for up to 4 monitors, AMD Eyefinity allows you to customize how your displays are shown on your desktop. Having multiple displays can not only make you more productivity, but can also provide an immersive gaming experience. If you're looking to stream online via Twitch, having a separate display for the twitch chat as well as the capture window for both your gameplay and webcam can facilitate the process.
CrossFire
Is one graphics card not enough? AMD's CrossFire works with compatible motherboards and allows you to install and combine up to two of the same GPUs to split the processing load and render graphics with improved frame rates and image quality for supported applications.

ASUS RX 480 Specs

GPU
AMD Radeon RX 480:
Stream Processors: 2304
Base Clock: 1120 MHz
Boost Clock: 1266 MHz
Memory
Speed: 8 Gbps
Configuration: 8 GB
Interface: GDDR5
Interface Width: 256-bit
Bandwidth: 224 GB/s
Technologies
Microsoft DirectX: 12
OpenGL: 4.5
Vulkan: Yes
Interface
PCI Express 3.0 x16
Display Support
Display Connectors:
3 x DisplayPort 1.3
 1 x HDMI 2.0b
Maximum Digital Resolution: Not specified by manufacturer
Multi Monitor Support: Yes
Power Requirements
Power Consumption: 150 W
Recommended System Power Requirement: 500 W
PCI Power Connectors:
 1 x 6-pin
Dimensions
Height: 3.7" / 95 mm
Length: 9.5" / 240 mm
Width: Dual-Slot
Packaging Info
Package Weight
3.35 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
16.1 x 9.3 x 3.6"

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