AMD announces pricing and specification for new video cards
AMD has offered up specifications on its new R7 series graphics cards including the R7 240, R7 250, and R7 260X. The 240 is the entry-level graphics card with 320 stream processors and an engine clock at up to 780 MHz. The GPU offers 499 Gflops of compute performance for $69.
The midrange card is the 250 selling for $89. This video card offers 384 stream processors and 10 engine clock of up to 1.05 GHz. It can be had with 1 GB of GDDR5 or 2 GB of DDR3 RAM. It offers 806 Gflops of compute performance.
The final card is the high-end 260X selling for $139. It offers 896 stream processors and an engine clock of up to 1.1 GHz. It supports 1.97 Tflops of compute performance and uses 2 GB of GDDR5 memory. All of these cards will be available on October 11.