AMD Radeon RX 550 512SP: specs and benchmarks
- Interface PCIe 3.0 x8
- Core clock speed
- Max video memory 2 GB
- Memory type GDDR5
- Memory clock speed 6 Gbps
- Maximum resolution
AMD started Radeon RX 550 512SP sales 13 October 2017 at a recommended price of $79. 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 6 GB/s are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 96 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x8 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 145 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 50 Watt.
We have no data on Radeon RX 550 512SP benchmark results.
Of Radeon RX 550 512SP's architecture, market segment and release date.
|Place in performance rating||not rated|
|Architecture||GCN 4.0 (2016−2020)|
|GPU code name||Baffin|
|Release date||13 October 2017 (4 years ago)|
|Launch price (MSRP)||$79|
Radeon RX 550 512SP's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon RX 550 512SP's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
|Pipelines / CUDA cores||512||of 18432 (AD102)|
|Boost clock speed||1071 MHz||of 2903 (Radeon Pro W6600)|
|Number of transistors||3,000 million||of 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)|
|Manufacturing process technology||14 nm||of 4 (GeForce RTX 4080 Ti)|
|Thermal design power (TDP)||50 Watt||of 900 (Tesla S2050)|
|Texture fill rate||34.27||of 939.8 (H100 SXM5)|
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon RX 550 512SP'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|
|Supplementary power connectors||None|
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 550 512SP: 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.
|Maximum RAM amount||2 GB||of 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)|
|Memory bus width||128 Bit||of 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)|
|Memory clock speed||6 GB/s||of 21000 (GeForce RTX 3090 Ti)|
|Memory bandwidth||96 GB/s||of 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)|
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 550 512SP. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
|Display Connectors||1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort|
APIs supported by Radeon RX 550 512SP, sometimes including their particular versions.
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