Asus R9 Fury X vs Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Asus R9 Fury X is better.

Asus R9 Fury X is a better device in this review of R9 Fury vs RX 480 because of the following; 2.57 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance, 25.3 GPixel/s higher pixel rate, 80.4 GTexels/s higher texture rate, 256GB/s more memory bandwidth, 1792 more shading units, 3840bit wider memory bus width, 3200million more transistors and 12 more texture mapping units (TMUs).

Asus R9 Fury X vs Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC: GENERAL INFO

In this review, when we compare R9 Fury vs 480, we have the following features;

Thermal Design Power (TDP); Asus R9 Fury X has 275W whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 150W.

Number of transistors; Asus R9 Fury X has 8900 million whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 5700 million.

Semiconductor size; Asus R9 Fury X has 28nm while Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 14nm.

PCI express (PCIE) version; Asus R9 Fury X has 3, the same as Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC.

Width; Asus R9 Fury X is 191mm whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC is 297.9mm.

Bottom line: Asus R9 Fury X is a better device in terms of general info.

Asus R9 Fury X vs Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC: PERFORMANCE

The performance features of R9 Fury vs 480 include the following;

Pixel rate; Asus R9 Fury X has 67.2 GPixel/s whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 41.9 GPixel/s.

Texture rate; Asus R9 Fury X has 269 GTexels/s whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 188.6 GTexels/s.

GPU memory speed; Asus R9 Fury X has 500MHz whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 1120MHz.

GPU clock speed; Asus R9 Fury X has 1050MHz whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 1120MHz.

Floating point; Asus R9 Fury X has 8.6 TFLOPS while Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 6.04 TFLOPS.

Texture Mapping Units (TMUS); Asus R9 Fury X has 256 whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 144.

Bottom line: Asus R9 Fury X is better in terms of performance.

Asus R9 Fury X vs Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC: MEMORY

The memory features of RX 480 vs R9 Fury X are as follows;

Maximum memory bandwidth; Asus R9 Fury X has 512GB/s whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 256GB/s.

Memory bus width; Asus R9 Fury X has 4096bit while Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 256bit.

Effective memory speed; Asus R9 Fury X has 1000MHz whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 8000MHz.

RAM; Asus R9 Fury X has 4GB while Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 8GB.

Bottom line: Asus R9 Fury X is better as it has better memory features.

Asus R9 Fury X vs Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC: PORTS

When we compare the features of RX 480 vs R9 Fury in this review, we have the following;

HDMI output; the two devices have HDMI outputs.

Displayport; Asus R9 Fury X has 3 whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 2.

DVI outputs; Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 1.

Bottom line: Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC is better as it has a DVI output.

Asus R9 Fury X vs Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC: KEY FEATURES

OpenGL version; each of the devices has 4.5.

DirectX version; each of the devices has 12.

OpenCL version; Asus R9 Fury X has 2 whereas Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC has 2.2.

Supports 4K resolution; the two graphic cards can support 4K resolution.

Supports multi-display technology; the two devices have this feature.

Supports 3D; the two devices support 3D.

Bottom line: Asus ROG Strix Radeon RX 480 Gaming OC is better as it has newer OpenCL version.

Conclusion

It is quite evident that based on the features outlined in every segment, Asus R9 Fury X is a better graphic card.