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ASUS AREZ Strix Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB HBM2 PCI Express 3.0 CrossFireX Support Video Card AREZ-STRIX-RXVEGA56-O8G-GAMING
- 8GB 2048-Bit HBM2
- Core Clock 1297 MHz
- Boost Clock 1573 MHz
- 1 x DL-DVI-D 2 x HDMI 2.0b 2 x DisplayPort 1.4
- 3584 Stream Processors
- PCI Express 3.0
ASUS AREZ Strix Radeon RX VEGA56 OC Edition 8GB GDDR5 Graphics Card
The Radeon RX Vega 56 is AMD's high-end gaming graphics card, which is designed with the extremest of gamers in mind. It's built with an extensively redesigned and forward-thinking GPU architecture that delivers exhilarating performance in the newest DirectX 12 and Vulkan games. Crank up your graphics quality and bring out every detail at incredible resolutions, power the latest displays and play in lifelike HDR. Step up to next generation of immersive gaming and lose yourself in the latest virtual-reality experiences. Plus, you can also stream your gameplay for the world, and record your highlights all at the same time with virtually no performance loss.
The ASUS AREZ Strix Radeon RX VEGA56 gaming graphics card is overclocked to 1297MHz/1573MHz base/boost clock (1156MHz/1471MHz for reference card) for more graphics power out of the box. It comes packed with exclusive ASUS technologies, including the all-new MaxContact Technology that has 2X more contact with the GPU for improved thermal transfer> The exclusive Wing-Blade IP5X-certified fans promote maximum airflow and longer fan lifespans while the ASUS FanConnect II features 4-pin, hybrid-controlled headers for optimal system cooling. ASUS Aura Sync RGB LED synchronization enables gaming-system personalization while the VR-friendly HDMI ports let gamers easily enjoy immersive virtual-reality experiences. ASUS AREZ Strix Radeon RX VEGA56 also has GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster that provides intuitive performance tweaking and instant gameplay streaming.
GAME COOL AND PLAY SILENT
40% Larger Heat Dissipation Area
Up to 30% Cooler and 3X Quieter Gaming Performance
The all-new AREZ Strix graphics cards are constructed with a 2.5" slot width, providing 40% more heat sink surface area for heat dissipation compared to previous 2-slot designs and dramatically cooler and quieter performance.
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2X More Contact with GPU for Improved Thermal Transfer
MaxContact is an industry-first GPU cooling technology, featuring an enhanced copper heat spreader that directly contacts the GPU. MaxContact utilizes precision machining to provide a surface that makes up to 2X more contact with the GPU than traditional heat spreaders, resulting in improved thermal transfer.
Exclusive Wing-Blade Design
Max Airflow with 105% More Air Pressure
Patented wing-blade fans deliver maximum airflow and 105% greater static pressure over the heat sink, while operating at up to a 3X quieter volume than reference cards.
Game in Complete Silence
Innovative 0dB technology stops the fan completely when the GPU temperature remains below a set level, letting you enjoy light gaming in complete silence.
55°C for AREZ Strix RX VEGA56.
IP5X-Certified Dust Resistance
Longer Fan Lifespan
The fans in AREZ Strix graphics cards are certified under the International Protection Marking (IP code) as IP5X dust resistant for improved reliability and a longer lifespan. This stringent certification process ensures AREZ Strix graphics cards provide optimal fan performance, even under severe conditions.
ASUS FanConnect II
Optimal System Cooling
ASUS FanConnect II features two 4-pin, hybrid-controlled headers that can be connected to both PWM- and DC-system fans for optimal system cooling. The connected fans reference both the GPU and CPU, operating automatically based on the one with the higher temperature. On top of that, a comprehensive set of tuning options allows you to tune fan speeds for efficient cooling.
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GPU Tweak II Lets You Easily Set the Following ASUS FanConnect II Modes:
- Auto mode - Chassis fan speeds reference GPU temperatures and operate based on the default factory setting.
- Manual mode - Allows you to set a fixed speed for connected fans.
- User-defined mode - Allows you to set chassis fans to reference either the CPU or GPU temperature to determine rotational speed. Additionally, a smart, automatic calibration routine senses the controllable range of connected fans and allows you to fine-tune speeds for efficient cooling and low noise.
PREMIUM QUALITY AND BEST RELIABILITY
Industry-Only 100% Automated Production Process
All ASUS graphics cards are now produced using Auto-Extreme Technology, an industry-exclusive, 100% automated production process that incorporates premium materials to set a new standard of quality. Auto-Extreme Technology ensures consistent graphics card quality as well as improved performance and longevity. Since the introduction of Auto-Extreme technology, reliability has improved by 30%. This new manufacturing process is also environmentally friendly, eliminating harsh chemicals and reducing power consumption by 50%.
100% automation - Remove human fallibility from production
Fortify component overclocking stability
Advanced and stringent quality control
Advanced components design innovation
Smooth circuit board without sharp bumps
12+1 Phase Super Alloy Power II
Enhanced Durability and Efficiency
ASUS engineers have integrated premium alloy components into their graphics-card designs to reinforce overall reliability. Super Alloy Power II components greatly enhance efficiency, reduce power loss and achieve thermal levels that are approximately 50% cooler than previous designs.
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PERSONALIZED GAMING STYLE
ASUS Aura Sync
Outshine the Competition
Featuring Aura RGB lighting on both the shroud and backplate, AREZ Strix graphics cards are capable of displaying millions of colors and six different effects for a personalized gaming system. AREZ Strix graphics cards also feature ASUS Aura Sync, RGB LED synchronization technology that enables complete gaming-system personalization when the graphics card is paired with an Aura-enabled gaming motherboard.
GEAR UP FOR THE ULTIMATE GAMING EXPERIENCE
VR-Friendly HDMI Ports
Easily Enjoy Immersive Virtual-Reality Experiences
AREZ Strix graphics cards have two HDMI ports for connecting a VR device and display at the same time, so you can enjoy immersive virtual-reality experiences anytime without having to swap cables.
RADEON FreeSync Technology
No Stuttering, No Tearing—Just Gaming
Gaming shouldn't be a choice between choppy gameplay or broken frames—with AREZ STRIX RX VEGA, it never is. Get fluid, artifact-free performance at virtually any framerate with Radeon FreeSync technology.1 Get effortlessly smooth gameplay with AREZ STRIX RX VEGA with Radeon FreeSync technology in AMD Radeon GPUs, A-Series APUs and Ryzen CPUs with Radeon Vega graphics.
FreeSync is an AMD technology designed to eliminate stuttering and/or tearing in games and videos by locking a display's refresh rate to the framerate of the graphics card. Requires a compatible monitor, AMD Radeon graphics and/or AMD A-Series APU compliancy with DisplayPort Adaptive-Sync 1.2 (or newer). AMD Catalyst driver 15.2 Beta (or newer) is also required. Adaptive refresh rates vary by display; check with your monitor manufacturer for specific capabilities. Only select AMD Radeon GPUs and A-Series APUs supported; see www.amd.com/freesync for full details.
Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition
Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition has been artfully designed and meticulously crafted to unleash the incredible power of performance and innovation built into Radeon Graphics through an incredibly intuitive and utterly beautiful user interface for both PCs and mobile devices.
GAME YOUR WAY
GPU Tweak II with XSplit Gamecaster
Intuitive Performance Tweaking
Redesigned with an intuitive, all-new UI, GPU Tweak II makes overclocking easier and more visual than ever, while still retaining advanced options for seasoned overclockers. With one click, the new Gaming Booster function maximizes system performance by removing redundant processes and allocating all available resources automatically.
One-Click Performance Up
- Visual effects - Boost your performance by turning off Windows visual effects.
- System Services - Automatically or manually turn off Windows services and/or processes.
- Memory Defragmentation - Re-arrange & free your system memory without closing any processes.
Instant Gameplay Streaming
An included 1-year XSplit Gamecaster premium license (a USD$99 value) lets you easily stream or record gameplay via a convenient, in-game overlay. The overlay also displays GPU clock speed, temperature + VRM usage, and has GPU Tweak II controls, so gamers can choose a gaming profile and boost their performance with just one click.
The Gamers Private Network: wtfast
Banish lag, latency and lost packets
We’ve included a six-month wtfast premium license — a USD$53.95 value — to let you enjoy online gaming that’s free from lag, latency and lost packets. The AI-driven, game-prioritizing services and real-time analytics enabled by wtfast, the Gamers Private Network, deliver lower ping for smoother, more fluid online gaming experiences. With an ASUS graphics card in your rig and wtfast on your side, you won’t be left waiting.
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