XFX RX 480 with a factory overclock and backplate

XFX will be releasing multiple reference design RX 480, with a feature factory overclocks and full cover backplate variant.

XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition

Previously we saw XFX RX 480 pictures on Production Line with and a disassemble cooler. In that picture, we saw a full cover backplate and a factory overclock of 20MHz. Which is expected the OC model of XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition clocked at 1328MHz boost, compare to reference clock speeds of 1120MHz base and 1266MHz boost.

XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition 4 XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition 2
XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition 3 XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition 5
XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition 1 XFX RX 480 Black OC Edition 6

Below is a summary of details that we know about different XFX RX 480 cards from various sources.

  AMD RX 480 XFX RX 480 Black XFX RX 480 Black OC R9 290X
GPU Polaris 10 Polaris 10 Polaris 10 Hawaii XT
GCN GPU Cores 2304 2304 2304 2816
Render Output Units 64
Texture mapping Units 176
GPU Frequency (Base) 1120MHz
GPU Frequency (Boost) 1266MHz 1286MHz 1328MHz 1000MHz
Memory 4GB or 8GB GDDR5 4GB GDDR5
Memory interface 256-bit 256-bit 256-bit 512-bit
Memory Frequency (effective) 8000MHz 8000MHz 8000MHz 5000MHz
TFLOPS at base clock 5.16TFLOPs
TFLOPS at boost clocks 5.83TFLOPs 5.92TFLOPs 6.11TFLOPs 5.6TFLOPs
TDP 150W 290W
Launch Price $199 $549
  • Jamez

    You got any clue about the price tag they will be giving to this card in India ?

    • teckknow

      not sure but expect 16k for 4GB version and 19K for 8GB

      • Jamez

        I thought 480 was in a range of 200$ :/

        • teckknow

          ya, but you’re forgetting about tax and distribution cuts

          • teckknow

            200$ price tag is for USA even in EU market RX 480 will cost more than 200$