AMD in Could unveiled the primary Radeon graphics card primarily based on its extremely anticipated Vega structure. Because it seems, the Radeon Vega Frontier Version did little to quench avid gamers’ thirst as the cardboard focused the skilled market.
Hopes have been excessive that AMD would showcase its shopper playing cards at Computex final month however alas, CEO Lisa Su revealed that stated unveiling wouldn’t happen till the SIGGRAPH commerce present on the finish of July. Luckily, the rumor mill is doing its job to carry us over till then.
3DCenter (by way of VideoCardz) is reporting that AMD will provide Vega in three completely different SKUs.
On the high of the meals chain is the AMD Radeon RX Vega XTX, a card that’ll reportedly characteristic 64 shader clusters (four,096 stream processors), 8GB of HBM2 reminiscence and an ASIC energy draw of 300W (375W of board energy). Much like the Radeon Vega Frontier Version, this card will additionally come geared up with an AIO liquid cooler.
Bumping down a step is the AMD Radeon RX Vega XT. This tier can also be stated to supply 64 shader clusters (four,096 stream processors) and 8GB of HBM2 reminiscence albeit at simply 220W of ASIC energy (285W of board energy). As such, it’ll be cooled by a standard air-based answer.
On the low finish is the AMD Radeon RX Vega XL with 56 shader clusters (three,584 stream processors) and an unknown quantity of reminiscence. This card will verify in on the similar 220W of ASIC energy and 285W of board energy because the XT, we’re informed.
SIGGRAPH runs from July 30 via August three on the LA Conference Heart in Los Angeles, California.