PowerColor Radeon RX 550 Red Dragon 4GB GDDR5 VR Ready Single-Fan Cooling System Graphics Card

Central Stock - 3 working days
Central Stock - 3 working days
AXRX 550 4GBD5-DHA
by POWERCOLOR
£115.99
Refined, Evolved and Fully Equipped
It is based on AMD’s latest GCN 4 architecture designed for GloFo 14nm FinFET that delivers premium VR capability, increased level of performance, smooth VR, seamless support for next-gen gaming monitors and CPU-free game streaming or recording.

AMD XConnect Ready
Now it’s easier than ever to connect and use an external Radeon graphics card. With AMD XConnect technology, external GPU enclosures configured with Radeon Graphics can easily connect and disconnect to a compatible ultrathin notebook or 2-in-1 over Thunderbolt 3 at any time, just like a USB flash drive-a first for external GPUs!

AMD LiquidVR - Intuitive. Immersive. Interactive.
AMD’s innovative LiquidVR technology enables beautifully rich and immersive VR experiences by simplifying VR content creation, unlocking many unique AMD hardware features designed to work seamlessly with headsets on compatible Radeon graphics cards. LiquidVR™ is dedicated to making VR experiences truly immersive by creating a sense of "presence" — a state of awareness where a virtual world seems so real, you’ll believe you are there.

Radeon Freesync 2 Technology
AMD FreeSync technology puts an end to choppy gameplay and broken frames with fluid, artifact-free, performance at virtually any framerate.

Radeon Chill
A power-saving feature that dynamically regulates frame rate based on your in-game movements. Radeon Chill can improve power efficiency and can lower temperatures for supported products and games when enabled through Radeon Settings.

Radeon ReLive
Capture, stream and share your greatest moments and gaming wins with Radeon ReLive. Modify settings quickly, conveniently, and play seamlessly with the easily accessible in-game toolbar. Express yourself in bold new ways with custom scene layouts. Upload your latest highlights and let them be a conversation piece. It’s never been easier to build and grow your online community at anytime, anywhere.

Features
- Advanced GDDR5 Memory Technology: GDDR5 memory provides the highest available memory bandwidth of any memory technology today, enabling higher GPU performance.
- AMD Eyefinty Technology: Run multiple displays from a single graphics board and expand your gaming field of view across all displays.
- AMD HD3D Technology: Supports the latest stereoscopic 3D content and display technologies. Play 3D games, watch Blu-ray 3D videos, and edit 3D photos on your 3D Monitors, TV, or projector.
- AMD PowerTune Technology: Maximizes performance under load conditions by dynamically increasing the GPU engine clock to take advantage of unused TDP headroom. Also allows users to configure their own TDP limit, within a provided range, for even higher performance or more power efficiency.
- GCN Architecture: A new design for AMD’s unified graphics processing and compute cores that allows them to achieve higher utilization for improved performance and efficiency.
- HDMI: Integrated high speed HDMI output with 1080p 120Hz 3D Stereoscopic support, and 4K resolution display support.
- Microsoft Windows 10 Support: Comprehensive OS supports the latest Windows10 functionality and Driver support. (** some products only support 64bit OS, please visit website on www.powercolor.com for details**)
- Mute Fan Technology: Providing noiseless environment and reducing the power consumption when the GPU temperature is low than 60°C.
- Premium VR Ready: Experience beautifully rich and immersive VR environments and gameplay, augmented by player comfort and effortless compatibility. AMD LiquidVR technology, featuring ground-breaking Asynchronous Shaders, helps you avoid nausea and motion sickness during VR experiences. The Radeon RX Vega graphics card enables a fully immersive and comfortable VR experience.
- Radeon ReLive: Capture, stream and share your greatest moments and gaming wins with Radeon ReLive. Modify settings quickly, conveniently, and play seamlessly with the easily accessible in-game toolbar. Express yourself in bold new ways with custom scene layouts. Upload your latest highlights and let them be a conversation piece. It’s never been easier to build and grow your online community at anytime, anywhere.
- Virtual Super Resolution: Get quality that rivals 4K, even on a 1080p display while playing your favorite online games thanks to AMD's VSR.
- AMD App Acceleration: AMD App Accelerator creates a "co-processing" environment in which the compute processing potential in your AMD Radeon Graphics processor works together with the system central processor, to accelerate enabled applications.
- AMD HD Media Accelerator: Conclusively enable superior video playback quality with advanced hardware post-processing algorithms.
- AMD PowerPlay Technology: AMD PowerPlay Technology dynamically adjusts clockspeeds in response to GPU load, saving power for just when you need it.
- AMD XConnect Ready: Now it’s easier than ever to connect and use an external Radeon graphics card. With AMD XConnect technology, external GPU enclosures configured with Radeon Graphics can easily connect and disconnect to a compatible ultrathin notebook or 2-in-1 over Thunderbolt 3 at any time, just like a USB flash drive-a first for external GPUs!
- Gold PowerKIT: The Solidly-built Components enhance the stability, performance, efficiency and quality.
- Microsoft DirextX 12: Get intense gaming performance and unrivalled image quality with stunning 3D visual effects, realistic lighting and lifelike imagery.
- Microsoft Windows 7 Support: Comprehensive OS supports the latest Windows7 functionality and Driver support. (** some products only support 64bit OS, please visit website on www.powercolor.com for details**)
- PCI Express 3.0: Delivers double the bandwidth per lane of PCIe Gen 2 for faster GPU.
- Radeon Chill: A power-saving feature that dynamically regulates frame rate based on your in-game movements. Radeon Chill can improve power efficiency and can lower temperatures for supported products and games when enabled through Radeon Settings.
- UEFI Support: Better security by helping protect the pre-startup—or pre-boot—process against bootkit attacks and faster startup times and resuming from hibernation.

GPU
Radeon RX 550 Red Dragon Radeon

Interface
PCI-E 3.0 x 16

Graphics Core Clock
Up to 1071MHz with boost

Memory Clock
1750MHz x4 (7.0Gbps)

Memory Amount
4GB

Memory Type
GDDR5

Memory Interface
128-bit

Max Resolution
DVI: 2560x1600
DisplayPort: 4096x2160
HDMI: 4096x2160

SLI/CrossFire Ready
Yes

I/O Connections
DL DVI-D
HDMI
DisplayPort

Cooling System
Single Fan

Power Connection
1 x 6-Pin PCI Express Power Connector

Minimum Power Requirements
400W

Additional Features
Stream Processor: 640 Units
DirectX Support: 12
OpenGL: Support
CrossFireX Technology: Support
AMD Stream Technology: Support
AMD Eyefinity Technology: Support