HIS has introduced a graphics card IceQ X2 Turbo RX 470 to Polaris architecture. As you can guess from the name, we have a model with a factory overclocked. Basic GPU frequency is 926 MHz, and the frequency of Boost – 1.256 MHz. Reference version of AMD running at 926 MHz and 1.206, respectively. Thus, the producer left the benchmark rate unchanged, but increased Boost frequency of 50 MHz. The recommended price of HIS IceQ X2 Turbo RX 470 in Europe is 199.90 euros. For the money the buyer will receive a card with support for DirectX 12 / Vulkan and 4 GB of GDDR5 memory connected via 256-bit bus.
For cooling HIS model uses dual-slot cooler with a thickness of two 90-mm fans which are included only when the GPU heats up to 50 ° Celsius. The HIS IceQ idle X2 Turbo RX 470 will remain absolutely silent. The model offers three output DisplayPort 1.4, and HDMI 2.0b and DVI connectors. HIS says that the average energy consumption of new items is 120 watts. In this regard, the model is equipped with an additional 6-pin connector.
HIS IceQ X2 Turbo RX 470 has been on sale in Europe at the price of 199.90 euros. We have not been able to find this model in Russia, but in the sale have another card of the same manufacturer – HIS IceQ X2 OC with lower clock speeds for about 15,500 rubles. Probably, and “older” model will cost slightly more expensive.