The #RadeonRebels Are Here: Introducing The Radeon RX 500 Series

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What do you rebel for? That’s the question we’re asking our Radeon Rebels on social media.

Some rebel for open technology. Others rebel for open communities. Whatever your cause, the Radeon Rebels is about one thing: embracing the spirit of the Radeon Rebellion, the demand for better graphics for all—not just an elite few.

We’re continuing that rebellion today with the release of the Radeon™ RX 580 and RX 570 graphics cards, your path to advanced HD gaming. Designed for gamers, the latest Radeon RX 500 Series is the future-ready “Polaris” card setting us on the path to 1080p Ultra gaming, for today’s eSports games and MOBAs to the most popular AAA games.

The Perfect Card

If you’re looking for the perfect graphics card at $229 USD, look no further. This is your gateway to HD gaming and beyond along an incredible level of VR, and you can find these SKUs on shelf today:

For $169.99, you can nab this Radeon RX 570 graphics card. Offering incredible performance for 1080p gaming in DirectX® 12 and Vulkan™, don’t miss out on this high-performing card at the ready:

There’s also the SAPPHIRE Radeon Pulse cards, with the RX 580 4GB going for $199.99 and RX 570 4GB going for $179.99. There are no shortage of options for the card that’s right for you.

Radeon RX 580

Overclock Prowess

If you’re more the type to test things to their limit, dare to push the raw power of your graphics card—look out for these Radeon RX 580 and 570 cards and unlock their overclocking capabilities:

You can find these at participating etailers.

Win a Radeon RX 580 or 570

To celebrate our launch, we have a special treat for our fans and all the Radeon Rebels who maintained the spirit of the Radeon Rebellion: we’re giving away two Radeon RX 580 and two RX 570 graphics cards—and entering to win one is easy.

How do you enter for a chance to win one of these cards? All you have to do is tweet us your custom #RadeonRebels overlay:

 

 

The Sweepstakes will end on May 5, with four winners randomly chosen on Twitter. What are you waiting for?

Good luck, Radeon Rebels.

 

Update – Winners!

The Sweepstakes are now closed. Congratulations to the following Radeon Rebels:

Radeon RX 570 Winners

Radeon RX 580 Winners

Federico Ruben Duran

Rolando Ramirez

Jeremiah Koppman

Trung Le Dao

Thank you all for participating.

(Don’t forget to check out a few of our Radeon Rebels’ stories and learn more about the Radeon RX 500 Series here.)

Radeon Rebels Sweepstakes

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY UNITED STATES LAW.  DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE AND NOT LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
This sweepstakes requires the use of a Web-enabled mobile device.  Message and data rates may apply.
The Radeon Rebels Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., One AMD Place, PO Box 3453, Sunnyvale, CA 94088-3453 (“AMD” or “Sponsor”).
The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter.
  1. Eligibility:The Sweepstakes is open only to anyone who is at least 18 years of age (or at least the minimum age of majority in their place of residence, whichever is greater) as of the start of the Entry Period (defined below), and who submits a valid Entry (as defined below) (“Participant”). Residents of Cuba, North Korea, the Sudan, Iran, Syria, Burma/Myanmar, or other countries that are restricted for businesses based in the United States are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Additionally, the residents of Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Dubai, Finland, France, Hong Kong, Hungary, Indonesia, Israel, Luxembourg, Mexico, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Venezuela, and the Canadian province of Quebec are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Employees of Sponsor, its subsidiaries, affiliates and agents, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, children, and domestic partner) and household members of each such employee are not eligible.  The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.  Participation constitutes Participant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.  These Official Rules will be posted on http://www.radeon.com/RX-500-contest.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Participant if Sponsor determines in its sole discretion that Participant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of prize would violate local law or cause damage to the reputation of AMD and/or any other party.
  1. Entry Period: The Sweepstakes begins on April 18, 2017 at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on May 5, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM ET (the “Entry Period”). Sponsor’s server is the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes.  Sweepstakes Entries that are submitted before or after the Entry Period will be void.
  1. How to Enter: During the Entry Period, Participant will need to use his or her Twitter account. Creating a Twitter account is free, but is subject to the applicable terms and conditions (https://twitter.com/tos).  Important:  Participant’s account settings on the Twitter account that is used to enter the Sweepstakes must be set to “public” in order for Participant’s post to be viewable by Sponsor.  To earn one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes, post a response tweet that is properly tagged and captioned with a personalized “Radeon Rebels” image to a tweet designated by the hashtag #RadeonRebels from the @Radeon Twitter account.  Each compliant repost by an eligible Participant is an “Entry”  To be a compliant repost, a Participant must:
a. Navigate to the Radeon Rebels generator page at http://radeon.com/en-us/rx500/meme-generator
b. Generate a personalized #RadeonRebels social media image using the generator;
c. Navigate to the @Radeon Twitter handle;
d. Follow @Radeon;
“Reply” to a tweet on @Radeon’s feed designated with the #RadeonRebels hashtag;
e. In the caption:
  1. Tag @Radeon
  2. Attach Participant’s personalized Radeon Rebels image,
  3. Include the hashtags #RadeonRebels and #RadeonSweepstakes; and
f. Post the tweet.
Failure to include the required tag and hashtags will void the Entry.  Any other language or information in the caption included by a Participant and the repost is deemed to part of the Entry, and Participant gives Sponsor, its designees, successors, assigns and licensees a royalty-free, irrevocable, non-exclusive worldwide license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create derivative works from, and display the Entry and all elements embodied therein, along with the Participant’s name and/or Twitter account handle, in any manner, in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis, and to incorporate it into other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, including for advertising, promotional, marketing and other purposes, without further payment or consideration, notification or permission.  If requested, Participant will sign any documentation required for Sponsor or its designees successors, assignees and licensees to make use of the non-exclusive rights Participant is granting to use the Entry.  Released Parties (as define below) are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, incomplete, inaccurate, invalid, un-intelligible, garbled, delayed or misdirected posts, all of which will be void.
To the extent the Participant adds additional language or information in the caption of the repost, the Entry must comply with the following content guidelines (the “Guidelines”). Entries that do not fully comply with these Guidelines will be deemed void and the Participant may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes:
  1. The Entry may not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright or trademark infringement;
  2. The Entry must not in any way disparage Sponsor, any of its products or services, the Sweepstakes, or any person or party affiliated with the Sweepstakes, or alternatively appear to promote any direct competitor of Sponsor;
  3. The Entry may not contain text or imagery that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion);
  4. The Entry must not include threats (expressed or implied) to any person, place, business, or group;
  5. The Entry must not invade privacy rights or any other rights of any person, business, or group, and the Entry must not name or depict any third party without his/her permission;
  6. The Entry must not contain text or imagery that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
  7. The Entry must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any jurisdiction where the Entry is created;
  8. The Entry must comply with all applicable Twitter Terms of Use, found at https://twitter.com/tos;
  9. The Entry must comply with the size and file requirements set forth by Twitter.
Limit: Limit one (1) Entry per person, mailing address, or household.  Any Entries that do not comply with the above Guidelines will not be eligible to win a prize.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entries that it finds unlawful, or in violation of these Official Rules, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Multiple Participants are not permitted to share the same Twitter account.  Any attempt by any Participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different Twitter accounts, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that Participant’s Entry and that Participant may be disqualified.  Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.  In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the Twitter account used will be deemed to be the Participant.  The authorized account holder is the natural person assigned the email address used to register for the Twitter account, as that is determined by the Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.  Each potential Sweepstakes winner may be required to show proof of being an authorized account holder.
  1. Drawings: Sponsor will randomly select the four (4) potential Sweepstakes winners from all eligible Entries received during the Entry Period, on or about May 5, 2017 at approximately 9:00:00 AM The potential Sweepstakes winners will be notified by Sponsor through Twitter Direct Message between May 8, 2017 and May 12, 2017.  Within twenty-four (24) hours of the Sponsor’s Twitter Direct Message notification, potential Sweepstakes winner must supply Sponsor with a valid email address and any other requested information for the administration of the Sweepstakes.  Potential winners may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release (“Affidavit”), which must be received by Sponsor within three (3) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent in order to claim their prize.  If a potential Sweepstakes winner fails to execute and return the Affidavit within the required time period, fails to provide any requested information within the required time period, or the prize or notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential Sweepstakes winner will be disqualified and forfeits the prize.  Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules.  In the event that a potential Sweepstakes winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries, even if the disqualified potential winner’s name may have been publicly announced.  Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.  Prizes will be distributed to the winner within 30 days of receipt of the winner’s completed Affidavit upon completion of the sweepstakes.  Failure to comply with any term or condition in these Official Rules may result in disqualification at Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Potential winner(s) may waive his or her right to receive a prize, in which case an alternate winner may be selected in the manner described above. Winners will be announced between May 8, 2017 and May 12, 2017 on the @Radeon Twitter account or as soon as possible thereafter. Allow 4-6 weeks for shipment of prize.
    Prizes: FOUR (4) PRIZE PACKAGES TOTAL: Four (4) prize packages will be awarded as set forth in the table below. The approximate intrinsic value of each Radeon RX 580 Prize Package (Prize packages 1 and 2 below) is $302. The approximate intrinsic value of each Radeon RX 570 Prize Package (Prize packages 3 and 4 below) is $217.
    Prize
    Prize Description
    Estimated Value (USD)
    Prize Package 1
    1 Radeon™ RX 580 graphics card
    1 Radeon Rebellion neckerchief
    3 Radeon Rebellion stickers
    $302
    Prize Package 2
    1 Radeon™ RX 580 graphics card
    1 Radeon Rebellion neckerchief
    3 Radeon Rebellion stickers
    $302
    Prize Package 3
    1 Radeon™ RX 570 graphics card
    1 Radeon Rebellion neckerchief
    3 Radeon Rebellion stickers
    $217
    Prize Package 4
    1 Radeon™ RX 570 graphics card
    1 Radeon Rebellion neckerchief
    3 Radeon Rebellion stickers
    $217
The total value of all prizes is approximately $1038.  No cash or other substitution permitted except at Sponsor’s sole discretion, and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value if the prize, or any component of the prize, cannot be awarded for any reason.  Prizes are non-transferrable.
Winners are responsible for all taxes, if any, associated with prize receipt and/or use.  Sponsor is responsible only for prize delivery; not responsible for prize utility, quality or otherwise.  If required, any applicable forms will be filed with the appropriate taxing authority.  Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period.
  1. Release: By participating, Participants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Twitter Inc., and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
  1. Privacy and Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes each winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name or Twitter account handle for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
  1. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.  Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.  Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
  1. Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Participants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of Entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Participant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason a Participant’s Entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, Participant’s sole remedy is another Entry in the Sweepstakes, if it is possible.  No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.  In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims.
  1. Disputes: Except where prohibited, Participant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Northern District of California or the appropriate California State Court located in Santa Clara County, California; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will Participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Participant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Participant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.  Some jurisdictions do not allow for limitations of certain remedies or damages and so this provision may not apply to you.
  1. Participant’s Personal Information: Information collected from Participants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy http://sites.amd.com/us/topic/sub/terms/Pages/privacy.aspx.
  1. Winner List: The winner list will be posted on the @Radeon Twitter account between May 8, 2017 and May 12, 2017, or as soon as possible thereafter. Requests for the winner list should be sent to: annie.lee@amd.com.  Requests for the winner list must be received within three (3) months of the close of the Entry Period.  Requests received after this time will not be honored.
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12 thoughts on “The #RadeonRebels Are Here: Introducing The Radeon RX 500 Series

  1. I Love the AMD gaming community they are very friendly and very welcoming. I have made many friends thru the AMD gaming community I now consider family. #redteam, #betterred Thank you for the contest and the cool overlay tool to use for it. I’m keeping my pic as a keepsake.

  2. I got a baby about to be born, Waited so long for Vega now i have priorities. I won’t get to partake in the festivities.
    Is this an oasis or just a mirage?

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