SAPPHIRE introduces new PULSE graphics card family

SAPPHIRE introduces new PULSE graphics card family

April 20th, 2017 SAPPHIRE Tech짯no짯lo짯gy has announ짯ced a new fami짯ly of pro짯ducts in its con짯su짯mer gra짯phics cards busi짯ness SAPPHIRE Pul짯se. Focu짯sing on what mat짯ters most for PC gamers, Pul짯se is a com짯bi짯na짯ti짯on of per짯for짯mance, dura짯bi짯li짯ty and gre짯at value. Fac짯to짯ry over짯clo짯cked, effi짯ci짯ent coo짯ling and sty짯lish design are the signa짯tu짯re of this new series. Today셲 announce짯ment coin짯ci짯des with the launch of SAPPHIRE Pul짯se Rade짯on RX 550, a modern cost- and ener짯gy-effi짯ci짯ent ITX card.

RX 580: The bea짯ting heart of a gamer셲 PC

SAPPHIRE Pul짯se is all about pro짯vi짯ding PC users with choice and gre짯at value for money. Start짯ing with the SAPPHIRE Pul짯se Rade짯on RX 580, this fac짯to짯ry-over짯clo짯cked model is dedi짯ca짯ted to cus짯to짯mers who seek a powerful, future-pro짯of card that plays modern titles at maxi짯mum fide짯li짯ty in 1440p @ 60 FPS. The card fea짯tures a Pola짯ris GPU with 2304 4th gene짯ra짯ti짯on of Gra짯phics Core Next stream pro짯ces짯sors, boost-clo짯cked at 1366 MHz, and 8 GB of VRAM (also available in a 4GB ver짯si짯on). The indus짯try pro짯ven SAPPHIRE Dual멭 sys짯tem ser짯ves as the coo짯ling solu짯ti짯on, with dual ball-bea짯ring fans and the SAPPHIRE Quick Con짯nect fea짯ture for easy clea짯ning and replacement.

RX 570: Pul짯se of gam짯ing in stan짯dard and small-form-factors

For gamers on a slight짯ly smal짯ler bud짯get, the SAPPHIRE Pul짯se Rade짯on RX 570 is the card to pick for smooth 1080p gam짯ing in high details @ 60 FPS. This model is powered by 2048 GCN stream pro짯ces짯sors that run at a 1284 MHz boost clock. The card is coo짯led using the quiet Dual멭 two-fan solu짯ti짯on, with an easy fan swap Quick Con짯nect sys짯tem in place as well.

The SAPPHIRE Pul짯se Rade짯on RX 570 also comes in the ITX for짯mat for users who want to power their HTPC or small-form-fac짯tor gam짯ing PCs. Boost-clo짯cked at 1244 MHz and using only a sin짯gle 6몆in power con짯nec짯tor as well as sin짯gle fan for coo짯ling, the SAPPHIRE Pul짯se Rade짯on RX 570 ITX is a show짯ca짯se of Pola짯ris power efficiency.

RX 550: Pum짯ping new blood in ent짯ry level

Last짯ly, debut짯ing today is the SAPPHIRE Pul짯se Rade짯on RX 550 a low-tier model per짯fect for online games like League of Legends, Over짯watch, Rocket League or Coun짯ter Strike: Glo짯bal Offen짯si짯ve. Based on a modern Pola짯ris archi짯tec짯tu짯re and sport짯ing 512 GCN stream pro짯ces짯sors boost-clo짯cked at 1206 MHz, the RX 550 is up to 5x fas짯ter than an Intel Inte짯gra짯ted Gra짯phics (HD 530) and up to 2x fas짯ter than the pre짯vious gene짯ra짯ti짯on Rade짯on R7 250 card. The modern GPU also means bet짯ter sup짯port for the latest dis짯play and video tech짯no짯lo짯gies, such as DirectX 12, Free짯Sync or H.265 4K enco짯ding. The card is available with 4 GB and 2 GB memo짯ry vari짯ants. With a TDP of only 75W, a sin짯gle quiet fan is used for cooling.

Qua짯li짯ty com짯pon짯ents & technology 

All SAPPHIRE Pul짯se gra짯phics cards come equip짯ped with a slew of modern tech짯no짯lo짯gies and dura짯ble com짯pon짯ents that ensu짯re a long and sta짯ble life. Long-life capa짯ci짯tors and fuse pro짯tec짯tion are appli짯ed across the enti짯re lin짯e짯up. For impro짯ved semi-pas짯si짯ve coo짯ling, each card also sup짯ports SAPPHIRE Intel짯li짯gent Fan Con짯trol III that will turn off fans com짯ple짯te짯ly at light load.

In addi짯ti짯on, the SAPPHIRE Pul짯se Rade짯on RX 580 and 570 cards also fea짯ture the latest SAPPHIRE Black Dia짯mond Cho짯kes 4 to mini짯mi짯ze the coil whine. They also come with a solid and sty짯lish alu짯mi짯num back짯p짯la짯te.

Stra짯te짯gic part짯ner짯ship with ASRock

PC gamers across the glo짯be expect an opti짯mal balan짯ce bet짯ween per짯for짯mance and pri짯ce when choo짯sing their equip짯ment. Both ASRock and SAPPHIRE have a pro짯ven track record in deli짯ve짯ring award win짯ning pro짯ducts that gamers tru짯ly need.

Our mis짯si짯on is to pro짯vi짯de an out짯stan짯ding user expe짯ri짯ence to all of our cus짯to짯mers, said Adri짯an Thomp짯son, VP Glo짯bal Mar짯ke짯ting, SAPPHIRE. 쏷his part짯ner짯ship with our col짯le짯agues at AS Rock will streng짯then our abili짯ty to deli짯ver the fast and exci짯ting pro짯ducts our cus짯to짯mers deserve.

To streng짯then the demand for our superb pro짯duct port짯fo짯li짯os, ASRock and SAPPHIRE are announ짯cing a stra짯te짯gic tech짯no짯lo짯gy part짯ner짯ship that will focus on the per짯for짯mance and fea짯tures that gamers deser짯ve. Both com짯pa짯nies will work tog짯e짯ther to launch cut짯ting edge mother짯board, CPU, and VGA card con짯fi짯gu짯ra짯ti짯ons that respond to mar짯ket demand, whilst at the same time deli짯ve짯ring superb price/ per짯for짯mance value.

ASRock is focu짯sed on deli짯ve짯ring inno짯va짯tively desi짯gned mother짯boards with extre짯me per짯for짯mance to our cus짯to짯mers, said James Lee, Vice Pre짯si짯dent, Sales and Mar짯ke짯ting Divi짯si짯on, ASRock. 쒹ur part짯ner짯ship with SAPPHIRE will offer cus짯to짯mers a con짯ve짯ni짯ent solu짯ti짯on to increase the PC셲 performance.