The presented graphics card Asus GeForce Strix RX 580 and ROG Strix RX 570
Asus first introduced the ready-made solutions on the basis of announced yesterday AMD Radeon 500. Novelties included in the series of solutions Republic of Gamers and received symbols RX 580 ROG Strix and ROG Strix RX 570.
Image of Asus ROG Strix RX 580 appeared on the eve of the announcement, already it was clear that the graphics will get a serious cooling system, similar to that used in the model ROG Strix RX480 Gaming. However, the company prefer to compare the cooler ROG Strix RX 580 with a cooler other model – Strix GTX 1080. Anyway, the cooler includes three protected against dust (IP5X) fan turning off when the GPU temperature is below 55°C, large radiator (heat dissipation area by 40% more than the dual-slot cooler of the previous generation), five heat pipes and a few connectors to connect two case fans directly to the GPU (the technology is called Asus FanConnect II).
Cooling system Asus ROG Strix RX 570 looks simpler: the fans are the same, but there are two of them, the radiator is smaller and not as developed fins, heat pipes, only two, but the technology FanConnect II is implemented and in this case, too.
Asus ROG Strix RX 580 are three options: STRIX-Strix-RX580-8G-Gaming, ROG Strix-RX580-O8G-Gaming and ROG-Strix-RX580-T8G-Gaming. Each has 8 GB of GDDR5 memory connected to GPU by means of the bus with a bit width of 256 bits. Also each version has an octal connector for receiving extra power and five video outputs: two HDMI 2.0, two DisplayPort and one DVI.
The difference in frequencies:
- STRIX-Strix-RX580-8G-Gaming: 1340 MHz (Gaming mode), 1360 MHz (OC mode);
- STRIX-Strix-RX580-O8G-Gaming: 1360 MHz (Gaming mode), 1380 MHz (OC mode);
- STRIX-Strix-RX580-T8G-Gaming: 1411 MHz (Gaming mode), 1431 MHz (OC mode).
Asus ROG Strix RX 570 two options: STRIX-Strix-RX570-4G-Gaming and ROG-Strix-RX570-O4G-Gaming. Memory they have the same (4GB GDDR5), the set of outputs includes four ports (two DVI, HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort 1.4), but the frequency is as follows:
- STRIX-Strix-RX570-4G-Gaming: 1244 MHz (Gaming mode), 1254 MHz (OC mode);
- STRIX-Strix-RX570-O4G-Gaming 1300 MHz (Gaming mode), 1310 MHz (OC mode).
To date, the known value of the models RX 570 ROG Strix: STRIX-Strix-RX570-4G-Gaming — $180, RX 570 STRIX OC 4GB is more expensive only $10.