AMD Radeon R9 Fury: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R9 Fury

Summary

AMD started Radeon R9 Fury sales 10 July 2015 at a recommended price of $549. This is high-end GCN 3.0 architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 4 GB of High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) memory clocked at 500 GHz are supplied, and together with 4096 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 512 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. ​2x 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 275 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 53.99 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN V.

General info

Of Radeon R9 Fury's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Perfomance to price
53.80
 
Architecture
GCN 3.0
 
Code name
Fiji
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
10 July 2015
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$549
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price
$399.99
 
of 4095.95 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

Radeon R9 Fury's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R9 Fury's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
3584
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Compute units
56
 
Boost Clock
1000 MHz
 
Transistor count
8,900 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
275 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
224.0
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
7,168 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R9 Fury's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Supplementary power connectors
​2x 8-pin
 
Bridgeless CrossFire
+
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 Fury: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
High Bandwidth Memory (HBM)
 
High bandwidth memory (HBM)
+
 
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
4096 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
500 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
512 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 Fury.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 
Eyefinity
+
 
Number of Eyefinity displays
6
 
HDMI
+
 
DisplayPort support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 Fury. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
AppAcceleration
+
 
CrossFire
+
 
FRTC
+
 
FreeSync
+
 
HD3D
+
 
LiquidVR
+
 
PowerTune
+
 
TressFX
+
 
TrueAudio
+
 
UVD
+
 
VCE
+
 
DDMA audio
+
 
Eyefinity
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R9 Fury, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX® 12
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6
OpenCL
2.0
 
Vulkan
+
 
Mantle
+
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 Fury. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
55.22
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
80439
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
23381
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
14580
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
17543
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
42039
 
Unigine Heaven 4.0
1691
 
Passmark
9077
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
15670
 

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 Fury. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
800 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon R9 Fury is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.50
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Fortnite (2018)
high / 1080p
95
 
ultra / 1080p
72
 
4k / 2160p
25
 
Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)
high / 1080p
60
 
ultra / 1080p
51
 
4k / 2160p
27
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
ultra / 1080p
50
 
4k / 2160p
20
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
high / 1080p
132
 
ultra / 1080p
54
 
4k / 2160p
39
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
high / 1080p
105
 
ultra / 1080p
75
 
4k / 2160p
13
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
ultra / 1080p
102
 
4k / 2160p
47
 
Civilization VI (2016)
ultra / 1080p
71
 
4k / 2160p
61
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
high / 1080p
73
 
ultra / 1080p
36
 
4k / 2160p
25
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
ultra / 1080p
57
 
4k / 2160p
31
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
158
 
medium / 768p
136
 
high / 1080p
90
 
ultra / 1080p
83
 
4k / 2160p
38
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
116
 
medium / 1080p
102
 
high / 1080p
91
 
ultra / 1080p
68
 
4k / 2160p
37
 
Mirror's Edge Catalyst (2016)
high / 1080p
92
 
ultra / 1080p
81
 
4k / 2160p
32
 
Overwatch (2016)
high / 1080p
233
 
ultra / 1080p
121
 
4k / 2160p
77
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
159
 
medium / 768p
110
 
high / 1080p
72
 
ultra / 1080p
57
 
4k / 2160p
32
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
150
 
medium / 768p
123
 
high / 1080p
76
 
ultra / 1080p
61
 
4k / 2160p
35
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
ultra / 1080p
117
 
4k / 2160p
62
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
high / 1080p
69
 
ultra / 1080p
43
 
4k / 2160p
28
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
94
 
medium / 1080p
85
 
high / 1080p
68
 
ultra / 1080p
34
 
4k / 2160p
22
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
ultra / 1080p
80
 
4k / 2160p
39
 
GTA V (2015)
4k / 2160p
47
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
89
 
medium / 768p
77
 
high / 1080p
63
 
ultra / 1080p
59
 
4k / 2160p
36
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
319
 
medium / 768p
303
 
high / 1080p
160
 
ultra / 1080p
117
 
4k / 2160p
62
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
207
 
medium / 768p
146
 
high / 1080p
91
 
ultra / 1080p
46
 
4k / 2160p
36
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
ultra / 1080p
101
 
4k / 2160p
56
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
high / 768p
114
 
ultra / 1080p
65
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
464
 
medium / 768p
421
 
high / 768p
324
 
ultra / 1080p
170
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
ultra / 1080p
268
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon R9 Fury performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R9 Fury from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB, which is slower by 5% and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

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