Originally Posted by lombardsoup
I'm scratching my head wondering why AMD is wasting time with mid level products like this.
It's simple: process improvements (lower power), RX 480/RX470 launch day reviews with old drivers, and GTX 1060 refresh. Also midrange has the highest sales volume.
That said, given that AMD is supposedly using a cheaper 14nm process for RX580 / RX570 it'd be better if they dropped the pricing to match the GTX 1060 3GB and GTX 1060 6GB. Also given the price delta between the RX 470 and RX 480 there should be more price drops for the RX 570 if they want to keep selling them with 6.6 or
Per Videocardz , SEP including 20% VAT:
AMD Radeon RX 580 8GB: 269 EUR <--- more expensive than GTX 1060 6GB (which is €234 MSRP at launch excluding VAT)
AMD Radeon RX 580 4GB: 239 EUR
AMD Radeon RX 570 4GB: 199 EUR <--- more expensive than GTX 1060 3GB (launched at 183 EUR excluding VAT)
Also per tweaktown http://www.tweaktown.com/news/56991/radeon-rx-580-570-550-benchmarked-leaked/index.html
AMD will price the Radeon RX 580 4GB at $199, and the Radeon RX 580 8GB at $249 - compared to the $299 price of the RX 480 8GB when it launched last year.
the Radeon RX 570 which will also come in 4GB and 8GB models - both GDDR5-based at 7Gbps. It should feature 1200Mhz boost, with just over 5 TFLOPs of performance - but at a price of just $149-$199 for the 4GB and 8GB models.
& wccftech rumor mill (https://wccftech.com/amd-radeon-rx-580-570-custom-model-prices-leak/
MSI Radeon RX 580 Gaming X 8 GB $250 US
MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor OC 8 GB $237 US
MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor 8 GB $235 US
MSI Radeon RX 580 Gaming X 4 GB $220 US
MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor OC 4 GB $210 US
MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor 4 GB $205 US
MSI Radeon RX 570 Gaming X 4 GB $195 US
MSI Radeon RX 570 Armor 8 4 GB $180 US
AORUS Radeon RX 580 XTR 8 GB $260 US
Gigabyte Radeon RX 580 Gaming 4 GB $203 US
Gigabyte Radeon RX 570 Gaming 4 GB $182 US
Gigabyte Radeon RX 550 2 GB $85 US
XFX Radeon RX 580 GTS Black Edition 8 GB $270 US
XFX Radeon RX 570 RS XXX Edition 4 GB $190 USEdited by AlphaC - 4/16/17 at 12:54pm