Demand More, Demand Radeon. The XFX Radeon™ RX 480 Series graphics card coupled with AMD LiquidVR™ technology delivers a virtually stutter-free, low latency experience, essential for remarkable Virtual Reality environments. Industry-leading innovation and powerful performance enables the Radeon™ RX 480 to deliver premium experiences on high-end VR games, entertainment, and applications. FinFET 14 technology empowers the Radeon™ RX 480 graphics card to operate efficiently and intelligently, driving low system power requirements and cool & quiet operation.
- Unique full cover Backplate
- 2304 Stream Processors
- 1288 MHz Core Clock
- 8GB 256-Bit GDDR5
- 8000 MHz Effective Memory Clock
- PCI Express 3.0
XFX Custom Designed Backplate
Because gamers demand the best.
At XFX, we know you have a choice, we go the to the next level to deliver a superior gaming product. Our custom designed full cover backplate offers superior protection by shielding vital components, and ties everything together on the RX 480 graphics to make it a work of art.
Tuned by XFX
Giving you the performance you have come to expect from XFX.
Stock isn't enough, we have factory overclocked the RX 480 at the BIOS level and have fine tuned it for optimal gaming performance. You get all the extra speeds without any of the extra effort.
FinFet 14nm Technology
Enjoy whisper quiet gaming with the revolutionary Polaris architecture. Combining the latest FinFET 14 process technology and AMD’s advanced power, gating and clocking technologies, you’ll enjoy dramatically cool and quiet gaming.
The FinFet 14 process technology puts more transistors in less space, enabling dramatic increases in processing power and power efficiency helping to provide better processor performance while using less power and enabling better transistor efficiency than previous generation technology.
AMD VR Ready Premium
For extraordinary virtual reality experiences.
Experience the new generation of compelling Virtual Reality content with the Radeon™ RX 480 graphics card paired with the leading VR headsets.
The Radeon™ RX 480 graphics card coupled with AMD LiquidVR™ technology delivers a virtually stutter-free, low latency experience, essential for remarkable Virtual Reality environments. Industry leading innovation and powerful performance enables the Radeon™ RX 480 to deliver premium experiences on high-end VR games, entertainment, and applications.
Exceptionally Comfortable VR .
Experience beautifully rich and immersive VR experiences with advanced comfort and effortless compatibility. Avoid nausea and motion sickness, made possible by the AMD LiquidVR™ initiative, featuring ground breaking Asynchronous Shaders.
The Radeon™ RX 400 graphics cards, combined with AMD LiquidVR™ technology already in use by leading head-mounted display (HMD) vendors, provides an exceptional platform for a fully immersive and comfortable VR experience.
AMD FreeSync Technology
No stuttering. No tearing. Just gaming.
Every PC gamer knows how incredibly smooth gaming can be at a steady 60+ FPS. Now you can have that lowlatency experience at virtually any framerate with AMD FreeSync™ technology. Unlike the competing technology, you don’t have to choose with FreeSync technology, this royalty free technology syncs your video card and monitor for perfectly smooth gameplay.
Expand the range of colors.
Premium HDR - High Dynamic Range (HDR) is a state-of-the-art technology for gamers and cinephiles that care deeply about the display quality of their TV or monitor. Modeled after the acuity of human vision, HDR vastly expands the range of colors and contrast ratios that can be shown by compatible displays. HDRready games and movies played on an HDR display appear strikingly sharp, colorful, and vivid, with enhanced contrast and sophisticated nuance compared to even the most stunning SDR content.
The Radeon™ RX 480 graphics card’s brand new display engine and HDR ready capabilities equip you for the new wave of HDR displays, content and the future of gaming.
A premium set of driver utilities.
As sophisticated as the Polaris architecture based graphics cards are, the software that powers the cards is equally as sophisticated. Radeon Software delivers the ultimate in performance, features and stability to help ensure an exceptionally smooth and fast out of the box experience.
With Radeon WattMan (formerly AMD Overdrive™) – Push your hardware to the limits. Radeon Settings takes customization to a whole new level with per state control over clocks, voltages, and temperature.
Latest Display Connections
Ready for the latest displays
Radeon™ GPUs with the Polaris architecture support HDMI® 2.0b and DisplayPort™ 1.3 for compatibility with a new generation of monitors that would make any gamer excited:
• 1080p @ 240Hz • 1440p @ 240Hz • 4K @ 120Hz • 1440p ultra-wide @ 190Hz
Microsoft Windows 10 Support
Do great things with Windows 10
New features and functions bring new computing experiences to life with AMD Radeon™ graphics on the Windows® 10 platform. Take your gaming further with XBOX ONE on Windows. Play and connect with your games and friends. Everywhere.
Compatible with the newest DirectX 12 Technology
Meets the standards of the newest games with the latest Direct X driver compatibility.
Microsoft’s new technology enables great performance and dramatically improved GPU and CPU multiprocessing and multithreading performance thanks to Async Shaders and Multi-threaded Command Buffer Recording for more efficient rendering of richer and more complex scenes.
Vulkan cross platform graphics
The next generation graphics API from Khronos.
Vulkan is the new generation, open standard API for high-efficiency access to graphics and compute on modern GPUs. This ground-up design, previously referred to as the Next Generation OpenGL Initiative, provides applications direct control over GPU acceleration for maximized performance and predictability.
Extreme 4K Gaming for serious gamers.
Experience resolutions up to four times higher than HD and see everything your opponent throws at you without sacrificing a single detail.
Teleport into life-like 4K gaming realism with AMD Radeon™ Rx 480 Series graphics. Reign over all the action in 4K with supercharged performance and 256-bit 8GB GDDR5 memory. Add more muscle with AMD CrossFire technology and amplify your gaming performance with the superior scalability with multiple Rx 480 Series GPUs.
AMD Eyefinity Technology
Multidisplay technology for gaming, productivity and entertainment.
Expand your territory and customize your field of vision. Connect up to six displays on a single GPU for dynamic, panoramic multi-screen gaming. You’ll get an expansive experience that’s truly out of sight. (additional displays may require the use of MST hub).
AMD GCN 4 Generation Architecture
Latest API support.
Discover the direct-to-theGPU performance advantage of Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture, enabling stunning detail and dynamic gaming, a richer and more immersive VR experience, with exceptional graphics performance and low power consumption. 4th generation Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture features asynchronous shaders and an enhanced geometry engine, so you can enjoy exceptionally smooth gameplay on the latest DirectX® 12 and Vulkan™ titles.
AMD XConnect Technology
Great performance, even on the go.
Should a PC gamer on the go buy a gaming notebook that’s tough to carry, or a thin notebook that’s tough to game on?
AMD XConnect™ unlocks the best of both worlds on systems designed for Thunderbolt™ 3 eGFX enclosures. Finally you can use a desktop graphics card on a notebook.
AMD Crossfire Technology
Scale multiple GPUs with AMD CrossFire and amplify your system’s graphics
AMD CrossFire technology lets you connect multiple graphics cards to amplify your system’s graphics processing capability including enhancements that set a new standard of consistent and smooth gameplay.
We have re-imagined everything a gaming card can do and made it more accessible. The 4th generation Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture is engineered for gamers who play anything from the latest MOBA’s to the most popular AAA titles. Asynchronous Shaders and an enhanced Geometry Engine power new levels of smooth gameplay performance.
Get the next level of gaming immersion with the world of VR gaming and entertainment with Radeon RX graphics cards powered by the revolutionary Polaris architecture.
Experience the latest premium technologies optimized around the revolutionary FinFET 14 technology that provides extraordinary performance and efficiency. Enjoy cool and quiet gaming, and leverage new possibilities with optimized levels of efficient headroom. Imagine the future upgrade capabilities with HDMI™ 2.0b and Display Port 1.3/1.4 features that can enable the latest generation of displays to deliver beautiful beyond-HD, HDR, and ultra-smooth FreeSync™ experiences.
Part Number : RX-480M8BFA6
Product Name : AMD Radeon™ RX 480
Product Description : Radeon™ RX 480 tuned by XFX Custom Backplate XXX OC 1288MHz 8GB GDDR5 HDMI 3xDP
UPC Number : 778656071919
Processor & Bus
Bus Type : PCI-E 3.0
Chipset version : Ellesmere XT
GPU Clock : 1288MHz
Performance Category : Enthusiast
Stream Processors : 2304
Memory Bus : 256 bit
Memory Clock : 8000Mhz
Memory Size : 8GB
Memory Type : GDDR5
AMD Eyefinity Technology : Y
AMD Xconnect Technology : Y
AMD Virtual Super Resolution : Y
AMD GCN Architecture : 4th Gen
AMD FreeSync Technology : Y
AMD LiquidVR Technology : Y
FinFet 14nm : Y
Microsoft Windows 10 Support : Y
Highlight Features - 1 : Custom Designed Full Cover Backplate
DirectX™ 12 Support : Y
Radeon Software : Y
VR Ready : Y
HDR Ready : Y
RoHS : Y
Display Port ready : 1.4
HDMI Ready : 2.0b
Max Supported Resolution (DIGITAL) ;4096 x 2160(HDMI;DP)
Output - Display Port : 3
Output - HDMI : 1
Card Profile : Dual
Thermal Solution : Blower Fan
Thermal Type : Dual Slot
Card Dimension (cm) : 25.4 x 12.7 x 3.9
Card Dimension (inch) : 10 x 5 x 1.54
Master Carton Dimensions (cm) : 43 x 49 x 35.5
Master Carton Dimensions (inch) : 16.93 x 19.29 x 13.98
Master Carton Weight (Kg) : To Be Determined
Master Carton Weight (lb) : To Be Determined
Package Dimensions (cm) : 34 x 24 x 8
Package Dimensions (inch) : 13.39 x 9.45 x 3.15
Package Weight (Kg) : 2.35 est.
Package Weight (lb) : 5.18 est.
Units/Carton : 10
6-pin to 4-pin power cable : 1
Driver Disk Installation Guide : 1
Installation DVD : 1
External Power - 6-pins : 1
Minimum Power Supply Requirement : 500 watt
XFX Recommended Power Supply : XFX 550W PSU