Gigabyte Announces AMD Radeon RX VEGA 56, Direct Competitor to GTX 1070

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Gigabyte announcement marks the first partner for AMD Radeon to make Radeon RX Vega 56 variant. It is essentially not a custom card. AMD Radeon has kept the hardware appearance similar to the reference design. However, a slight addition of Gigabyte sticker on the fan can be seen in the image below.

Gigabyte AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 will have following hardware specifications:

  • GPU code name: Vega 10 XL
  • Base clock: 1156 MHz
  • Boost clock: 1471 MHz
  • Memory clock: 1600 MHz
  • Memory: 8GB HBM2 2048b
  • Cores: 3584
  • Dual 8-pin power connectors

AMD has announced that Radeon RX Vega 56 will retail at $399. The full review of performance and power run of Radeon RX 56 is expected coming Monday, we wait and see how better RX Vega 56 performs.

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