AMD Radeon RX 480: specs and benchmarks
AMD started Radeon RX 480 sales 29 June 2016 at a recommended price of $229. This is Polaris architecture desktop card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 2 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 224 GB / s.
Compatibility-wise, this is Dual-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 241 mm. 1x 6-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 150 Watt.
It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 37.70 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.