The first GCN 1.1 cards launched a few weeks before the PS4/XB1, not some months after. So there's that.
I was thinking about GCN 2.0. My bad. Which cards were the ones sporting the 1.1 design?
Here we go again.
Apparently there's a new mining boom, and with it, miners buying up all the GPUs, especially those from AMD.
Makes me wonder how the stocks of Big Navi will fare if miner scalpers gets their hands on them first...
There's an article going around about how XFX China sold all its inventory of RX 5xx and RX 5xxx cards to miners, right away. Here's the article: https://videocardz.com/newz/xfx-china-allegedly-sells-almost-all-available-radeon-rx-stock-to-mining-farms
So yeah, sadly, the whole mining bullsh!t is coming back.
Please excuse my bad English.
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