Tonight AMD will broadcast live event during PC Gaming Show, specifically at 8 p.m. +1 GTM where it is expected that they will announce a new graphics card, the AMD Radeon RX 470 which seek to gain a foothold as a powerful and economical entry level graphics card for gaming.

AMD could announce Radeon RX 470 Tonight at PC Gaming Show

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The AMD Radeon RX 470 would be based on  Polaris 10 silicon manufactured on 14nm FinFET process node attached to 4 GB of GDDR5 memory @ 7000 MHz with memory interface of 128 bits. Due to the use of Graphics Core Next 4.0  (GCN 4.0) architecture and new technologies, it is expected that its performance would be between the Radeon R9 380 and Radeon R9 380X. Unfortunately the information is not confirmed and we will have to wait until tonight to see if there is really the announcement of a new graphics card from the company.

AMD Polaris Radeon 400 Series “Alleged” Specifications:

AMD Radeon RX 470AMD Radeon R9 380XAMD Radeon RX 460AMD Radeon R7 260X
GPUPolaris 10 (Ellesmere) PROTonga XTPolaris 11Bonaire XT
Process Node14nm FinFET28nm14nm FinFET28nm
Compute UnitsTBD32TBD14
GCN GenerationGCN 4.0GCN 3.0GCN 4.0GCN 2.0
Stream Processors20482048TBD896
Clock SpeedTBD970MhzTBD1100Mhz
PerformanceTBD4.0 TFLOPSTBD2.0 TFLOPS
Memory Bus256-bit256-bit128-bit128-bit
Memory8GB GDDR54GB GDDR54GB GDDR52GB GDDR5
TDP~110-135W190W<50W115W

 

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