AMD RX 550 is the latest one from the RX 500 series, categorized itself into low end series. RX 550 is doorway to PC gaming as said by AMD. It features the latest technologies from 2nd Gen polaris architecture. The most awaited power efficient architecture and heat-free graphic cards from AMD.
Specification of AMD RX 550
It features 2 GB of GDDR5 memory which delivers upto 4X high performance vs Integrated Graphics from Competitor. It delivers 1.7x performance of R7 250 GPU. RX 550 is an ideal solution for home theater PCs with support upto 4K 60 fps and HEVC(H.265) content. It is also HDR-ready, supports freesync 2 technology for smooth, tear-free gaming. shipping will be done for low form factor cases. Likewise, after seeing their specifications, it gives the best reason to upgrade.
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It was specifically designed to perform exceptionally well with low-level, next-generation APIs like DirectX 12 and Vulkan and it supports asynchronous compute for outstanding game and VR experiences.
Radeon Chill is an advanced framerate controller for the Radeon RX 500 series that works automatically in the background (when enabled) to dynamically regulate framerates in today’s most popular games based on the speed of mouse movements and the gamer’s activity in a scene.
The Radeon RX 500 series supports the industry’s most revolutionary solution for capturing, customizing, and sharing gameplay. The Radeon ReLive software suite lets gamers enjoy smooth gaming and recording simultaneously, even on entry-level systems, with support for recording at 4K resolution at 30 and 60 FPS using HEVC and H.264 codecs.
Smooth, stutter-free gaming with Radeon™ FreeSync — Gamers can enjoy smooth framerates in virtually every game released, without the frustration of screen tearing and input lag using Radeon FreeSync, available on a wide range of affordable displays.5 For those that want to get even closer to pixel-perfect gaming, Radeon™ FreeSync 2 monitors harness low-latency, high-brightness pixels, excellent black levels and a wide color gamut to display high dynamic range (HDR) content, and feature Low Framerate Compensation (LFC) enabling stutter-free gaming when framerates dip below a monitor’s refresh rate, all in a completely plug-and-play experience that eliminates the need to tweak settings in software or on the monitor.
AMD Radeon RX 550 graphics card is made available from April 20th.