May 20, 2024

We all knew it was coming, now AMD officially confirms its existence by running one of it in its LIQUID VR Demo.

It was spotted by TOMSHARDWARE yesterday in Oculus Rift Crescent Bay presentation which was running an unknown GPU.

Tom’s Hardware reports :

I saw a demonstration of Showdown running on the Oculus Rift Crescent Bay, being powered by an unannounced Radeon R9 flagship ultra-enthusiast product. Those words, in their exactness, were told to me officially, as in on the record, by AMD.


This was again confirmed by a tweet form AMD’s own Roy Tailer

While we wait for the official specs to be released lets close this article with some speculated specs and pictures.

Stream Processors Memory System Memory Bandwidth Memory Interface GPU Clock Speed Compute Performance
 AMD Radeon R9 390X Fiji XT 4096 4GB Stacked HBM 640GB/S 4096bit Wide IO 1018Mhz~ ~ 8.2TFLOP(estimations)
Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan X GM200-400 3072 ? 12GB GDDR5 336GB/S ? 384bit GDDR5 1.2Ghz~ 6.9TFLOP(estimations)
AMD Radeon R9 290X Hawaii XT 2816 4GB GDDR5 320GB/S 512bit GDDR5 1000Mhz 5.6TFLOP
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980GM204-400 2048 4GB GDDR5 224GB/S 256bit GDDR5 1216Mhz 4.6TFLOP