AMD Teases Radeon RX 480M for Laptops, New Mobile Solution Graphics Card
AMD has just teased the RX 480M for laptops which is their new mobile GPU solution. After announcing the Radeon RX 480 and taking the world by storm it looks like AMD now has its eyes fixed on changing the laptop gaming market as well. It seems that the AMD direction of bringing a premium gaming experience to the masses will be implemented in the laptop segment as well.
The upcoming RX 480M for laptops will be powered by Polaris 11. Like the RX 480 was powered by Polaris 10. Features of the RX 480M include 16 compute units along with 35W for the thermal envelope. The pricing is yet to be disclosed along with full specs.
It seems that the RX 480M for laptops will be around $150. This new mobile solution by AMD will make laptops even more inexpensive. Not only will AMD be competing in the desktop segment but now it is also looking to cause a bit of a riot in the laptop gaming segment as well. Competition is always great for consumers. More competition means more price cuts and cheaper products.
It is safe to say that the new mobile GPU will be making an impact in the market when it comes out. With the RX 480M coming out we can expect some price drops for other companies to compete with the new mobile solution. We will get more details as the GPU release date nears.
The RX 480 will be on sale in a few days time and we might see the RX 480M coming to market soon after that. Laptop gaming has always been expensive and it is not good value for money at all. Now it seems that things could change in favor of the budget gamers.
We will update you with more details when we can. Stay tuned for more.