ASRock’s SFF RX 5500 XT Challenger ITX Fits a Lot of Power in an Adorable Package

ASRock goes after the hearts of small shape issue (SFF) PC developers with its newest graphics card. The ASRock Radeon RX 5500 XT Challenger ITX introduced nowadays goals to be one of the perfect graphics playing cards for tiny computer systems. Don’t let it is measurement idiot you; it is sturdy.

One would virtually be forgiven for blending this card up for a gremlin on steroids. But even supposing it is small, additionally it is aggressively styled and springs with superb clock speeds. Almost all among the best RX 5500 XT playing cards include a spice up clock of as much as 1,845 MHz, which ASRock’s RX 5500 XT Challenger ITX suits.

ASRock RX 5500 XT Challenger ITX Specs

GPU Cores1,408
GPU Base Clock1,607 MHz
GPU Game Clock1,717 MHz
GPU Boost Clock1,845 MHz
Memory Size8GB GDDR6
Memory Clock14 Gbps
PCI-Express8x PCIe 4.0

The cooler at the unit is not anything too fancy however does include a couple of copper heatpipes and a intended “long-life” fan. 

The one factor that does worry us rather is the cardboard’s width. It’s handiest 190mm lengthy, however it is 139mm huge and stretches past the slot width, which would possibly make for a difficult are compatible in some PC instances. The excellent information this is that the PCIe energy connector is at the again of the cardboard, so it isn’t including to the width. 

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ASRock did not proportion any phrase on pricing but, however we predict this card to be a few of the extra reasonably priced devices because of its simplistic design.