AMD unveils Radeon VII, the first 7nm gaming graphics card
AMD unveiled AMD Radeon VII, what it calls the world's first 7nm gaming graphics card. "It was designed to deliver exceptional performance and amazing experiences for the latest AAA, esports and Virtual Reality (VR) titles, demanding 3D rendering and video editing applications, and next-generation compute workloads," AMD said in a press release which coincided with its presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show. AMD Radeon VII provides "2X the memory, 2.1X the memory bandwidth, up to 29 percent higher gaming performance on average, and up to 36 percent higher performance on average in content creation applications compared to the current top-of-the-line AMD Radeon(TM) RX Vega 64 graphics card," the chipmaker added. The AMD Radeon VII graphics card is expected to be available beginning February 7 for $699. Several leading add-in-board partners plan to offer the cards, AMD said.