AMD Radeon R9 380X to be released on November 15th

Published: 2 years ago

New report from HardwareBattle suggest Radeon R9 380X is ready for launch.

AMD Radeon R9 380X to cost $249

The latest addition to Radeon 300 series codenamed Antigua XT will start shipping in just 10 days. According to Korean website R9 380X equipped with full Tonga/Antigua graphics processor will cost just $249, which is the exact same price Radeon R9 285 used to cost at launch.

Antigua is a new codename for Tonga processor, which was exclusively available in full version only with new iMacs as R9 M295X (codenamed Amethyst).

The Radeon R9 380X will feature 2048 Stream Processors, 4GB GDDR5 memory and 256-bit interface. Earlier reports suggesting that full Tonga GPU could actually have 384-bit bus were most likely inaccurate.

The reference clock speeds were not yet confirmed, but the card is expected to run at 1000+ MHz frequency.

The NDA on the specs will lift on November 15th, whereas the embargo date for custom models will end 4 days later on November 19th. HWB confirm XFX, Sapphire, Gigabyte and PowerColor will all have their cards ready.

Tonga / Amethyst / Antigua graphics cards
AMD Radeon R9 380X AMD Radeon R9 M295X AMD Radeon R9 380 AMD Radeon R9 285
Launch Date Nov 15th ’15 Nov 23rd ’14 Jun 18th ’15 Sep 2nd ’14
GPU Antigua XT Amethyst Antigua PRO Tonga PRO
Compute Units 32 32 28 28
Stream Cores 2048 2048 1792 1792
TMUs 128 128 112 112
ROPs 32 32 32 32
Computing Power ~ 4.10 TFLOPS 2.96 TFLOPS  3.48 TFLOPS  3.29 TFLOPS
Core clock 1000 – 1100  MHz 732 MHz 970 MHz 918 MHz
Memory Clock 1375 – 1500  MHz 1250 MHz 1375 MHz 1375 MHz
Mem. Clk Effective 5500 – 6000 MHz 5000 MHz 5500 MHz 5500 MHz
Memory Bus 256-bit 256-bit 256-bit 256-bit
Memory 4GB GDDR5 4GB GDDR5 2GB GDDR5 2GB GDDR5
Bandwidth 176 – 192 GB/s 160 GB/s 176 GB/s 176 GB/s
TDP TBC 190 W 190 W
Power Connectors TBC 2x 6-pin 2x 6-pin
MSRP 249 USD 199 USD 249 USD

AMD Radeon R9 380X specs HW

Source: HardwareBattle

 


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