AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT

Summary

AMD started Radeon RX 5600 XT sales 21 January 2020 at a recommended price of $279. This is high-end RDNA 1.0 architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 6 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 12 GHz are supplied, and together with 192 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 288.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is Dual-slot card attached via PCIe 4.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. 1x 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 150 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 60.07 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon RX 5600 XT's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
60.94
 
Architecture
RDNA 1.0
 
Code name
Navi 10
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
21 January 2020
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$279
 
Price now
$270
 
of 10182 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

Radeon RX 5600 XT'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 5600 XT's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2304
 
Core clock speed
1235 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1560 MHz
 
Transistor count
10,300 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
150 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
224.6
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 5600 XT'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 4.0 x16
 
Length
267 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 5600 XT: 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
GDDR6
 
Maximum RAM amount
6 GB
 
of 8192 (Radeon RX 480)
Memory bus width
192 Bit
 
of 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Memory clock speed
12000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
288.0 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon VII)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 5600 XT. 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 HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX 5600 XT. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
HDMI 2.0b
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 5600 XT, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_1)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 5600 XT. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

60.07

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

496658

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

117041

3DMark Fire Strike Score

19464

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

21734

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

30515

3DMark Vantage Performance

65563

Passmark

13009

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon RX 5600 XT 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.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX 5600 XT from NVIDIA is Titan X Pascal, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

User rating

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