The card was released by its producing company in June. The company is the first graphics card producer to use Polaris GPU architecture and the first chip that is built on a 14 Nm FinFET process. The card is also the first to have AMD GPU designed by Global Foundries which is different from the traditional TSMC. The silicon driving this version is codenamed Ellesmere. For others, they refer to it as Polaris 10.

The Graphics card has come with some amazing features that make gamers consider buying it despite not being popular among many people. It has a large memory of GDDR5 type. The 8 GB RAM is connected using a 256-bit memory bus which ensures the transmission of data happens very fast. After undergoing different tests by experts, it has proven to be a good card that anyone can purchase and have a nice experience playing any game that is supported on the PC.

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Features of the MSI RX 480

The MSI RX 480 card allows you to play the game in both 1080P range and also WQHD (2560 x 1440). The RX 480 will be available in 4 GB and 8 GB versions. The processor-based Radeon RX 480 is expected to push the products over 5 TFLOPS. The large memory cards offer another amazing feature of high speed. 8 GBps/ GHz which is more like the GeForce GTX 1070.

The initial graphics which were based on Ellesmere (XT model) is Radeon 480. Enhancements have been done to take care of power consumption. The card will use 6-pin power peg header to supply the card with optimal power. Some have 6-phase VRM power supply design and display output channels. The display connectivity has been enabled with three DisplayPort 1.4 connectors and one HDMI port, 2.0b. DVI connectors are as well used in the PCB shows, and SMT traces the overall review show this card is suitable for 4K gaming and other PC games that you have with you.

Physical features

The cost of this video card is affordable compared to all models that are in the market. The retail price is just $269. You can order today from any authorized seller, and you will have it availed in a few months. The demand for these products has been high, and they are out of stock at the moment.

More designing is taking place, and it is expected that updated version will be availed in the market very soon. The overall rating indicates that the version is suitable for providing a gaming time with no noise interruption. The fans fitted on the card are large and provide faster cooling in the whole system. You will never have an experience where the PC overheats no matter the size of the game. The fans are auto-regulated, and they increase their speed when the heat production is high.