First specs of Radeon HD 7790 surface

AMD’s plans to keep on making new Southern Islands graphics cards have resulted in rumors of Radeon HD 7990, HD 7790 and HD 7730 models. While these offerings are still some time away AMD has released some of the Radeon HD 7790 specs at CeBIT 2013 in Germany.

According to this preliminary information the future Radeon HD 7790 will have 896 stream processors and will be based on a GPU known as Bonaire. This GPU will be made on 28 nm tech process and will support DirectX 11.1 and OpenGL 4.3. Clock speeds and memory sizes are unknown but AMD expects the card to be around 10 per cent slower than the Radeon HD 7850. As to pricing the card is expected to sell for around EUR 135 which is comparable to the GeForce GTX 650 Ti.

The AMD Radeon HD 7790 will be an interesting product as it will be close to HD 7850 performance-wise while the card will cost the same as the Radeon HD 7770. The official release is expected in April 2013.

Furthermore AMD hinted it has working samples of the dual-GPU Radeon HD 7990 video card although such samples were not demonstrated at CeBIT 2013. AMD will release this product in H2 2013.


Source: Heise.de

Related posts

Seagate has 10 GB/sec PCIe flash drive

Seagate has 10 GB/sec PCIe flash drive

Seagate has unveiled a new production-ready unit of what seems to be the fastest solid-state drive demonstrated to date. The new drive is capable of reaching 10 GB/sec of throughput performance and meets all Open Compute Project (OCP) specifications, which makes it ideal for hyperscale data...

Subway Surfers – run as fast as you can

Subway Surfers is a free game that has been around for some time now. The game enjoys high Google Play rankings and has been downloaded more than 100 million times. Not surprisingly you will find it at the top of Google Play. Subway Surfers puts you in the boots of a young kid who...

Apple announces release date for new iMac AIOs

Apple announces release date for new iMac AIOs

Apple Inc. has officially announced the upcoming release dates for the new generation of Apple iMac all-in-one computers. According to the company’s press release Apple fans and customers will be able to get a new iMac AIO starting on November 30 with the 21.5-inch model debuting on this...

Leave a comment