AMD Radeon RX 460: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX 460

Summary

AMD started Radeon RX 460 sales 8 August 2016 at a recommended price of $86. This is GCN 4.0 architecture desktop card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 7 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 112.0 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x8 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 170 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 75 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 22.69 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon RX 460's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
39.25
 
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
Code name
Baffin
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
8 August 2016
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$86
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
$179.50
 
of 4403.52 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

Radeon RX 460's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon RX 460's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
896
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
1090 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Boost Clock
1200 MHz
 
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
3,000 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
67.2 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
2,150 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 460'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).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x8
 
Length
170 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 460: 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
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
7000 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
112.0 GB / s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 460.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX 460. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
+
 
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
+
 
HDMI 2.0
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 460, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6

Video card benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 460. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
22.63
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
307888
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
34892
3DMark Fire Strike Score
5166
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
5701
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
8597
Passmark
4334
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
5620

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon RX 460. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
240 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon RX 460 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum HD Graphics 4000
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fortnite on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
313
 
medium / 1080p
116
 
high / 1080p
39
 
ultra / 1080p
31
 

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 960
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
106
 
medium / 1080p
36
 
high / 1080p
28
 
ultra / 1080p
20
 

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum HD Graphics 4400
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on Radeon RX 460.

high / 1080p
94
 
ultra / 1080p
46
 
4k / 2160p
27
 

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on Radeon RX 460.

high / 1080p
50
 
ultra / 1080p
21
 

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 460
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on Radeon RX 460.

low / 768p
236
 
medium / 768p
151
 
high / 1080p
79
 
ultra / 1080p
65
 
4k / 2160p
23
 

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce 6800
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce 8600 GT

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
recommended GeForce 6600

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce 6150 LE
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum Radeon HD 2400
recommended Radeon HD 5970

Call of Duty Black Ops 4

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Call of Duty Black Ops 4 on Radeon RX 460.

ultra / 1080p
43
 
4k / 2160p
13
 

Far Cry 5

2018

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Far Cry 5 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 670
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 5 on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
84
 
medium / 1080p
40
 
high / 1080p
37
 
ultra / 1080p
34
 
4k / 2160p
11
 

Forza Horizon 4

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Forza Horizon 4 on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
104
 
medium / 1080p
57
 
high / 1080p
54
 
ultra / 1080p
41
 

Monster Hunter World

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Monster Hunter World on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
90
 
medium / 1080p
41
 
high / 1080p
31
 
ultra / 1080p
24
 

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Shadow of the Tomb Raider on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
87
 
medium / 1080p
34
 
high / 1080p
30
 
ultra / 1080p
25
 

Assassin´s Creed Origins

2017

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Assassin´s Creed Origins official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 760

FPS tests

Real world test results of Assassin´s Creed Origins on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
62
 
medium / 1080p
37
 
high / 1080p
32
 
ultra / 1080p
27
 
4k / 2160p
8
 

Ghost Recon Wildlands

2017

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Ghost Recon Wildlands official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ghost Recon Wildlands on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
82
 
medium / 1080p
38
 
high / 1080p
34
 
ultra / 1080p
18
 

Mass Effect Andromeda

2017

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Mass Effect Andromeda official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect Andromeda on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
108
 
medium / 1080p
48
 
high / 1080p
29
 
ultra / 1080p
26
 
4k / 2160p
11
 

Resident Evil 7

2017

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Resident Evil 7 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 760
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

FPS tests

Real world test results of Resident Evil 7 on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
222
 
medium / 1080p
92
 
high / 1080p
57
 
ultra / 1080p
26
 
4k / 2160p
15
 

Star Wars Battlefront 2

2017

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Star Wars Battlefront 2 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront 2 on Radeon RX 460.

high / 1080p
42
 
ultra / 1080p
33
 
4k / 2160p
4
 

Battlefield 1 (BF1)

2016

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 1 (BF1) on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
161
 
medium / 768p
107
 
high / 1080p
51
 
ultra / 1080p
47
 
4k / 2160p
19
 

Civilization VI

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Civilization VI official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum Radeon HD 5570
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Civilization VI on Radeon RX 460.

high / 1080p
48
 
ultra / 1080p
36
 

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Deus Ex Mankind Divided official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Deus Ex Mankind Divided on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
80
 
medium / 768p
59
 
high / 1080p
30
 
ultra / 1080p
14
 
4k / 2160p
9
 

Dishonored 2

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Dishonored 2 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored 2 on Radeon RX 460.

medium / 768p
51
 
high / 1080p
33
 
ultra / 1080p
31
 
4k / 2160p
14
 

Doom

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Doom official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum Radeon HD 7870
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Doom on Radeon RX 460.

high / 1080p
47
 
ultra / 1080p
43
 
4k / 2160p
15
 

Far Cry Primal

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum Radeon HD 5770
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
106
 
medium / 1080p
48
 
high / 1080p
43
 
ultra / 1080p
29
 
4k / 2160p
13
 

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 650
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on Radeon RX 460.

medium / 768p
69
 
high / 1080p
37
 
ultra / 1080p
28
 
4k / 2160p
13
 

The Division

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum Radeon HD 7770
recommended GeForce GTX 970

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on Radeon RX 460.

medium / 768p
78
 
high / 1080p
37
 
ultra / 1080p
28
 
4k / 2160p
13
 

Titanfall 2

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Titanfall 2 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended Radeon RX 480

FPS tests

Real world test results of Titanfall 2 on Radeon RX 460.

ultra / 1080p
47
 
4k / 2160p
15
 

Watch Dogs 2

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Watch Dogs 2 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Watch Dogs 2 on Radeon RX 460.

medium / 768p
71
 
high / 1080p
33
 
ultra / 1080p
19
 
4k / 2160p
11
 

XCOM 2

2016

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to XCOM 2 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum Radeon HD 5770
recommended Radeon HD 7970

FPS tests

Real world test results of XCOM 2 on Radeon RX 460.

low / 720p
104
 
medium / 1080p
39
 
high / 1080p
26
 

Fallout 4

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Fallout 4 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 550 Ti
recommended GeForce GTX 780

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fallout 4 on Radeon RX 460.

ultra / 1080p
32
 
4k / 2160p
13
 

Star Wars Battlefront

2015

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront on Radeon RX 460.

high / 1080p
58
 
ultra / 1080p
49
 
4k / 2160p
18
 

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTX 660
recommended GeForce GTX 770

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on Radeon RX 460.

high / 1080p
37
 
ultra / 1080p
23
 
4k / 2160p
12
 

World of Warships

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to World of Warships official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum HD Graphics 4000
recommended GeForce GTX 550 Ti

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warships on Radeon RX 460.

ultra / 1080p
75
 
4k / 2160p
26
 

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce 8800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on Radeon RX 460.

ultra / 1080p
39
 
4k / 2160p
19
 

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

Radeon RX 460 performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

Radeon RX 460
minimum GeForce GTS 450
recommended Radeon HD 5870

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on Radeon RX 460.

ultra / 1080p
25
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon RX 460 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX 460 from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 760, which is slower by 1% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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