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MSI Radeon RX 580 Gaming X 8G and CrossfireX review – a boosted refresh

The wait for Vega is not over yet, but AMD made a step towards it by launching a refresh of RX 4XX series, namely RX 5XX. There are some improvements over the old family, and this review will reveal exactly how good are the new graphics cards from the red team.

MSI-RX-580-Gaming-X-set

There are 4 new chips: RX 580, RX 570, RX 560 and RX 550.

  • RX 580 is positioned against GTX 1060, and it’s aimed at 2K gaming.
  • RX 570 competes with GTX 1050 Ti, for 1080p crown.
  • RX 560 is for efficient 1080p gaming.
  • RX 550 is for eSports titles and for replacing the integrated GPU.

 

Specs:

 

AMD RX 480

AMD RX 580

MSI RX 580 Gaming X 8G

GPU Architecture

GCN 4.0

GCN 4.0

GCN 4.0

Family

Polaris 10

Polaris 10

Polaris 10

GPU

Ellesmere

Ellesmere

Ellesmere

Cores

2304

2304

2304

Texture Units

144

144

144

ROPs

32

32

32

GPU Clock

1266 MHz

1340 MHz

1393 MHz

VRAM

8GB GDDR5

8GB GDDR5

8GB GDDR5

Memory Bus

256-bit

256-bit

256-bit

Memory Clock

2000 MHz

2000 MHz

2025 MHz

Memory Bandwidth

256 GB/s

256 GB/s

256 GB/s

TDP

150 W

150 W

150 W

Power Connectors

6-pin

6-pin

8-pin

 

 

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