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ASUS ROG AMD Radeon RX480 STRIX GAMING 8GB GDDR5 Graphics Card

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  • AMD RX480 chipset offers a base clock speed of 1266MHz or a boosted 1286MHz
  • 8GB of dedicated GDDR5 video memory running at 8,000MHz, gives you an incredible gaming performance
  • Connect a range of monitors using DVI-D, HDMI or DisplayPort connections

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ASUS ROG AMD Radeon RX480 STRIX GAMING 8GB GDDR5 Graphics Card

• AMD RX480 chipset offers a base clock speed of 1266MHz or a boosted 1286MHz
• 8GB of dedicated GDDR5 video memory running at 8,000MHz, gives you an incredible gaming performance
• Connect a range of monitors using DVI-D, HDMI or DisplayPort connections
• CrossFire Multi-GPU support lets you combine multiple RX 480 graphics cards
• Full size graphics card that utilises two case expansion slots – check your case and motherboard for compatibility
• Direct CU III technology offers an efficient thermal solution
• Twin 0dB fans let you enjoy your games in complete silence
• Manufacturer part number: STRIX-RX480-8G-GAMING
• Three-year manufacturer’s warranty

Special features

• ASUS fan connect enables targeted cooling for your graphics card
• Aura RGB LED lighting allows you to express your own unique style from up to 16.8 million colours
• Super Alloy Power II combines premium build quality with durable components

What can I expect from this graphics card?
The ASUS Strix RX 480 graphics card delivers a virtually stutter-free, low latency experience, essential for remarkable virtual reality environments. AMD innovation and powerful performance enables the ASUS Strix RX 480 to deliver premium experiences on high-end VR games, entertainment, and applications. FinFET 14 technology empowers the ASUS Strix RX 480 graphics card to operate efficiently and intelligently, driving low system power requirements and a cool and quiet operation.

What is the performance like on this card?
With 8GB of GDDR5 8000MHz VRAM, and the GPU running at 1266MHz clock speed (1286MHz boost), providing excellent graphic performance on the most recent games. Embedded with AMD technologies such as GCN architecture, FreeSync technology, Eyefinity and AMD crossfire ensure that your games run smooth at high resolutions with incredible detail.

How can I connect to this graphics card?
The card comes with two DisplayPort 1.3 and two HDMI 2.0b outputs, a single DVI-D port is also featured. Using DisplayPort outputs are suitable for monitors utilising 60Hz to 240Hz refresh rates with a maximum resolution of 7680x4320. You can connect up to six monitors (may require the use of an MST hub)


The ASUS Strix AMD RX480 uses the patented ASUS Direct CU III thermal cooling solution. The GPU maintains direct contact with copper heat pipes to efficiently move heat away from the GPU when under load. Three patented 0db wing blade fans aid in dissipating excess heat, leading to a graphics card that is up to 30% cooler and up to three times quieter than the reference design.

What software is bundled with this card?
Featured with the ASUS Strix RX480 is the ASUS GPU Tweak II and Gaming Booster software, ASUS GPU Tweak II controls GPU voltage, engine clocks, memory clocks, fan speed and temperatures. This software offers multiple new ways of precise overclocking controls to potentially increase power savings and frame rates for even better performance.

Specifications
Graphics Engine AMD Radeon RX480
Bus Standard PCI Express 3.0 (x16)
Video Memory Type GDDR5
Video Memory Capacity 8GB
Memory Clock Speed 8000MHz
Memory Interface/bus 256-bit
Engine Clock
Gaming mode (Default) 1266 MHz
Overclocked Mode 1286 MHz
Stream Processors 2304
Virtual reality ready Yes
Number of slots taken up Two
Video Outputs
Number of DisplayPort outputs 2
Display Port version Regular
Number of Mini Display Port outputs 0
Min Display Port version N/A
Number of D-Sub outputs 0
Number of DVI outputs 1
Number of mini HDMI outputs 0
Number of HDMI outputs 2
HDMI standard 2.0
Max number of displays 6 (May require the use of an MST hub)
Max resolution 7680 x 4320
Multi-GPU support CrossFire
Cooling type Direct CU III
HDCP Support Yes
Power Consumption 150 W
External power supply required? Yes 1 x 8 Pin
Software ASUS GPU Tweak II & Driver
AURA Software
DirectX version support 12 + Vulkan
OpenGL Version Support 4.5
Dimensions
Height 40 mm
Width 134 mm
Depth 298 mm
Manufacturer part number STRIX-RX480-8G-GAMING
Manufacturer’s guarantee Three Year Warranty

Bulk Prices

Item code Item name Quantity Price
A04WN ASUS ROG AMD Radeon RX480 STRIX GAMING 8GB GDDR5 Graphics Card (1+) £299.99

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