ASUS Launches Radeon RX 580 and RX 570 Series Gaming Graphics Cards

    Fremont, CA (April 18, 2017) — ASUS is excited to launch the RX 500 Series, an all-new line-up of gaming graphics cards powered by the latest AMD® Radeon® RX 580 and RX 570 GPUs. These new graphics cards are capable of delivering HD+ resolution gaming with ultra-settings, bringing new levels of performance to the market at an affordable cost¹. The ROG Strix RX 580 and Strix RX 570 are engineered with advanced cooling and reliability features to deliver superb gaming performance, plus Aura Sync illumination for the best in PC personalization.

    RX 580 Graphics Card

    The new models include the high-performance ROG Strix RX 580 series with higher clock speeds, MaxContact cooling, and FanConnect II technologies along with Aura Sync illumination for building a personalized high-performance gaming PC. The ASUS Dual RX 580 Series provides “sweet spot” graphics performance that is ideal for both VR and eSports gaming. Both RX 580 series cards feature 0dB wing-blade fans that spin down completely when the cards are idling or under lighter loads for blissful silence when you’re surfing the web, watching movies, and even playing less-demanding games. You also get dual HDMI 2.0 ports, which is perfect for connecting a VR headset and monitor simultaneously.

    ROG Strix RX 570 graphics cards are equipped with DirectCU II cooling and FanConnect II technology, Aura Sync illumination, and also feature 0dB wing-blade fans that spin down completely when the cards are idling or under lighter loads for near silent operation.

    All models are built using ASUS Auto-Extreme technology, a fully automated manufacturing process that ensures consistent quality. The ROG Strix and ASUS Dual series cards are populated with premium components, and their fans are IP5X-certified for dust resistance. You can rest assured knowing that your investment is reliable enough for the long haul.

    Each RX 580 and RX 570 graphics card includes GPU Tweak II for intuitive performance tweaking. With one click, the Gaming Booster function maximizes system performance by removing redundant processes and automatically allocating all available resources for improved gamine performance. The ROG STRIX cards also include a 1-year² or 14-day XSplit Gamecaster license that lets gamers easily stream or record gameplay via a convenient, in-game overlay. The overlay also displays GPU clock speed, temperature, and VRM usage, and has GPU Tweak II controls, so gamers can choose a gaming profile and boost performance with just one click.

    For additional information on the complete line up of ASUS RX 580 and RX 570 graphics cards, please visit - ASUS ROG. For individual product specifications please visit the following product pages: ROG-STRIX-RX580-T8G-GAMING, ROG-STRIX-RX580-O8G-GAMING, DUAL-RX580-O4G, and ROG-STRIX-RX570-O4G-GAMING.

    AVAILABILITY & PRICING

    ASUS Radeon RX 580 and 570 Series gaming graphics cards will be available starting on April 18th at leading resellers in North America. Please contact your local ASUS representative for further information about pricing.

    1 Performance varies between RX 500 series cards, system specifications and settings required for HD resolution or higher at ultra-settings in games. Not all systems will be capable of stated settings.
    2 1-year XSplit Gamecater premium license is worth up to $99. ROG Strix RX 580 series features a 1-year premium license, while ROG Strix RX 570 provide 14-day premium license.


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    About ASUS

    ASUS is a worldwide top-three consumer notebook vendor and maker of the world’s best-selling, most award-winning motherboards. A leading enterprise in the new digital era, ASUS designs and manufactures products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s digital home and office, with a broad portfolio that includes motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, displays, desktop and all-in-one PCs, notebooks, netbooks, servers, multimedia devices, wireless solutions, networking devices, tablets, smartphones and wearables. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,368 awards in 2015 and is widely credited with revolutionizing the PC industry with its Eee PC™. ASUS has more than 17,000 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of over 5,500 engineers. Company revenue for 2015 was approximately US $14 billion.


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