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AMD Unveils the AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT Graphics Card

AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT delivers high-framerate esports gaming and up to 13 percent higher performance on average that their competitors

AMD Unveils the AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT Graphics Card

AMD announced the AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT graphics card, harnessing the power of the RDNA gaming architecture, up to 8GB of memory and AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition features for dedicated 1080p gaming.

The latest addition to the AMD Radeon RX 5500 series graphics offerings announced in October, the AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT graphics card is optimized to deliver high-performance 1080p AAA and esports gaming.

Built on industry-leading 7nm process technology, supporting high-bandwidth PCIe 4.0 technology and available with either 4GB or 8GB of high-speed GDDR6 memory, it provides up to 13 percent faster performance on average in today’s top AAA games than the competition1, and delivers up to 60+ frames-per-second (FPS) in select AAA games and up to 90+ FPS in select top esports titles.

“Today more than 64 percent of gamers play at 1080p, and they expect high framerates with high-fidelity graphics, low latency and fully immersive gaming experiences,” said Scott Herkelman, corporate vice president and general manager, Radeon Technologies Group at AMD. “We designed the AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT graphics card with these gamers in mind, bringing the horsepower and power efficiency of AMD RDNA graphics architecture at an accessible price so gamers everywhere can enjoy blistering framerates and crisp visuals in their favorite titles.”

Pricing and Availability

AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT graphics cards are available beginning today from board partners including ASRock, ASUS, Gigabyte, MSI, PowerColor, SAPPHIRE and XFX, with an SEP starting at $169 USD.

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