AMD’s new top-end Radeon Vega graphics cards are taking aim at competing GPUs

It’s high-time for AMD to announce a new generation graphics card and it’s done just that with the Radeon Vega Frontier Edition. This potentially deadly duo of souped-up GPUs take aim at NVIDIA’s Pascal series, namely the GTX 1080, 1080Ti and even directly, to the more recently announced Titan Xp.

Here are the nerdy details: the Vega features 64 compute units, an estimated 12.5 teraflops of single precision processing power, 16GB bandwidth cache and 8K display support.

However, AMD knows that one card isn’t enough (or maybe it is?), so a liquid cooled version will be made, in more limited quantities, to tackle the very highest of processing demands, while also keeping itself intact.American Micro Devices is calling the Radeon Vega platform, “the most powerful graphics…

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