AMD launches their new RX 550 GPU

AMD launches their new RX 550 GPU

AMD launches their new RX 550 GPU

 
AMD has now officially launched their RX 550, coming in at a sub-£100 price point for budget oriented PC builders, coming as an affordable GPU for basic gaming setups and multi-monitor workstations. 
 
This GPU will be available in both 2GB and 4GB versions, priced at around £80 and £100 respectively in the UK. The RX 550 is designed to act as a gateway into PC gaming, being easily powerful enough to play popular online games like Overwatch, League of Legends, DOTA 2 and CS:GO. 

  

   RX 560 RX 460 RX 550 
GPU Cores 1024 896  512
Base Clock 1175MHz 1090MHz 
Boost Clock 1275MHz  1200MHz  1183MHz 
Memory bus 128-bit 128-bit 128-bit

 

While this GPU is a downgrade on AMD’s RX 460, it is much cheaper, coming £20-£35 cheaper than its RX 460 counterparts when comparing GPUs with the same amount of VRAM. 

 

AMD launches their new RX 550 GPU

 

You can now purchase AMD’s RX 550 series GPUs at select retailers from as little as £79.99.  

 

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