The AMD Radeon RX 480 is a formidable presence in the gaming market. With its amazing price to performance ratio, the RX 480 is a very good choice for gamers on a budget. Quite some time has passed since the card released and now we’re starting to see custom RX 480s. Today, the XFX AMD Radeon RX 480 DD (Double Dissipation) got pictured.
XFX AMD Radeon RX 480 DD Pictured
With a custom PCB, high-end VRM and beefy cooling solution, the XFX AMD Radeon RX 480 DD seems like a good choice for overclockers. The XFX Double Dissipation cooler on XFX RX 480 is powerful enough to handle high overclocks even beyond the default factory OC.
XFX Double Dissipation Cooling System:
The XFX Double Dissipation cooling solution on the XFX AMD Radeon RX 480 features two aluminum heatsinks and four 6mm copper heatpipes to dissipate the heat from the GPU’s core.
The fan configuration is very unique in this new version of XFX DD cooling solution. The XFX AMD RX 480 features two 90mm fans which are removable without removing the cooler shroud. This gives the user the ability to easily clean the GPU and the fans.
The XFX AMD RX 480 also feature a very good-looking backplate. There are holes for ventilation in the backplate and XFX branding.
XFX AMD Radeon RX 480 Specifications:
The XFX AMD RX 480 will require a single 8-PIN PCIe power connector to power up. The XFX AMD RX 480 will be factory-overclocked right out of the box. It will have 8 gigabytes of GDDR5 VRAM.
The card also have 6-phase VRM and International Rectifier DirectFETs. These will help in achieving high overclocks.
Talking about the I/O ports, the XFX AMD Radeon RX 480 will feature three DisplayPort 1.4 connectors, one HDMI 2.0b connector and a single dual-link DVI connector.
XFX AMD Radeon RX 480 Release Date:
The XFX Radeon RX 480 will probably launch next week. No precise release date is out yet.
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