The AMD Radeon RX is a high-end graphics card by AMD, launched in August 2017. Built on the 14 nm process, and based on the Vega 10 graphics processor, in its Vega 10 XT variant, the card supports DirectX 12. This is a reference card based on the Vega 56 air-cooled GPU.
The card measures 241 mm in length, and features a dual-slot cooling solution. Its price at launch was 399 US Dollars.
Radeon RX Vega is a direct competitor to the more popular Nvidia GTX 1070. Both cards are similar in terms of performance, with the GTX 1070 being slightly ahead. However, we are offers better value for money, as it is cheaper and comes with 8 GB of VRAM, compared to the GTX 1070’s 8 GB.
The Vega 56 also consumes less power than the GTX 1070, making it a more attractive option for gamers who are looking to build a power-efficient gaming PC.