MSI reveals RADEON™ RX 580 and RX 570 graphics cards
Type: MSI News
Latest Update: Tue, 18 Apr 2017
MSI is proud to present brand new graphics cards based on AMD's upgraded Polaris architecture. The new Radeon™ RX 580 GAMING X+, Radeon™ RX 580 GAMING X and Radeon™ RX 570 GAMING X cards equip the unmatched TWIN FROZR VI thermal design to keep the 14 nm FinFET GPU cooler than ever before. This remarkable cooling power allows for higher core and memory speeds, providing increased performance in games. The recognizable shapes of the eye-catching TWIN FROZR cooler are intensified by a fiery red GAMING glow piercing through the cover, while the MSI GAMING dragon RGB LED on the side can be set to any of 16.7 million colors to match your mood or build. A completely custom PCB design featuring enhanced power design with Military Class 4 components enables higher stable performance to push your graphics card to the max. A classy matte black metal backplate gives the RX 580-based cards more structural strength and provides a nice finishing touch.
TWIN FROZR VI: THERMAL DESIGN
MSI's award-winning TWIN FROZR VI Thermal Design raises the bar of Graphics Card air cooling. TORX Fan 2.0 is the enhanced version of the patented MSI TORX Fan technology which generates 22% more air pressure for better cooling performance while further reducing noise levels. Connected to the huge heatsink are up to 8mm thick copper heat pipes with a squared shape at the bottom for optimal heat transfer from the solid nickel-plated copper baseplate combined with Premium Thermal Compound X to keep the Polaris powerhouse cool.
Both the Radeon™ RX 570 and its bigger Polaris brother the RX 580 will be available in a fashionable Black & White design inspired by advanced armor shielding. The MSI Radeon™ RX 580 and RX 570 ARMOR series are perfect for gamers and case modders looking for something unique and different. The new ARMOR 2X Thermal Design utilizes the patented TORX Fan technology also found on the award winning TWIN FROZR V graphics cards and Advanced Airflow Control for enhanced cooling performance. MSI’s Zero Frozr technology stops the fans in low-load situations such as web browsing or light gaming to remain fully silent.
PREMIUM VR EXPERIENCES
Radeon™ RX 580 GPU is engineered to provide premium VR experiences to a wide range of users. Experience beautifully rich and immersive VR adventures with advanced comfort and effortless compatibility. Avoid nausea and motion sickness with the AMD LiquidVR™ initiative, featuring ground breaking Asynchronous Shaders. The Radeon™ RX 580 graphics cards, combined with AMD LiquidVR™ technology has been used by leading head-mounted display (HMD) vendors, providing an exceptional platform for a fully immersive and comfortable VR experience.
MSI GAMING APP
The MSI Gaming App allows gamers to quickly switch between OC, Gaming and Silent performance modes, depending on their needs. The latest version of MSI Gaming App features One-click to VR, which instantly optimizes your PC for the best Virtual Reality experience. It also includes host of premium features like EyeRest to improve image quality and Dragon Eye which allows you to watch a YouTube video or stream while gaming. Last but not least, the Gaming App features a LED control tab, allowing gamers to choose from 5 unique lighting modes to set the right ambience for their gaming sessions with just one click.
AVAILABILITY: MSI Radeon™ RX 580 and 570 GAMING X and ARMOR models are expected to be in stores worldwide around the end of April 2017.