AMD has launched series of new graphics cards in India beginning with AMD Radeon RX 460 starting at Rs. 11,990. Touted to disrupt gaming technology, the new Radeon RX 460 graphics card features impressive FHD gaming capabilities including support for DirectX 12 & Vulkan. Gamers will be able to decrease fan noise with silent gaming features by taking advantage of 14nm FinFET Polaris architecture. Equipped with a brand new display engine, the AMD Radeon RX 460 is capable of powering next generation HDR content for both video and gaming.
Commenting on the launch, Raja Koduri, senior vice president and chief architect, Radeon Technologies Group, AMD disclosed that the AMD Radeon RX 460 is capable of delivering the perfect balance of price, power, performance and package size, which are the four pillars of modern GPUs.
Starting at Rs. 11,990 for 2GB variant, the Radeon RX 460 4GB model is priced at Rs. 13,490. You will be able to buy the 2GB model from August 15. However, you need to wait until September for the 4GB variant of AMD Radeon RX 460.
AMD Radeon RX 470
AMD Radeon RX 470 features 4th generation Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture, 60fps gaming speed, asynchronous shaders, an enhanced geometry engine, optimized FinFET 14nm, and brand new display engine with support for HDR pixels. Moreover, the new Radeon RX 470 graphics card enable gamers to play in silent mode, which dynamically optimizes sound volumes based on actual outside temperatures and workloads.
The Radeon RX 470 offers support for AMD XConnect, which unlocks the true potential of the games by providing Thunderbolt 3 eGFX enclosures.
The AMD Radeon RX 470 will be available starting at Rs. 15,990 for the 4GB RAM variant from August 15.
AMD Radeon Pro WX series
AMD recently unveiled the new Radeon Pro WX Series of professional graphics cards. Expected to target ten million professional graphics users, the new Pro WX series leverages Polaris architecture. The new cards are designed to deliver exceptional capabilities for an immersive computing experience.
Available in three variants starting from Radeon Pro WX 4100, the new series of graphics cards are expected to be available in Q4 2016. The Radeon Pro WX 4100 features excellent performance in a half-height design and are suitable for CAD professionals to small form factor (SFF) workstations.
The Radeon Pro WX 5100 will be very useful for product development related to graphics such as games, VR applications. The highest model with Radeon Pro WX 7100 is designed in such a way that it handles demanding design engineering, media, and entertainment applications. According to AMD, the WX 7100 is optimized for professional VR content creation under $1000.
AMD Radeon RX 480 Price Slashed
In addition to the release of the above mentioned new graphics card, AMD also slashed the pricing of AMD Radeon RX 480. This is done as part of the company’s commitment to providing premium technology to the Indian market. The Radeon RX 480 is designed to deliver the best performance in its class. Moreover, the card also provides support for a wide range of future technologies including VR.
The 4GB variant of AMD Radeon RX 480 is now available at Rs. 20,990, which provides a reduction of Rs. 2,000 from the previous price. You can now buy 8GB model of AMD Radeon RX 480 at Rs. 22,990 instead of Rs. 26,990, which is the original market price.