AMD Radeon RX 570: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX 570

Summary

AMD started Radeon RX 570 sales 18 April 2017 at a recommended price of $169. This is GCN 4.0 architecture desktop card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 4 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 7 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 224.0 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 241 mm. 1x 6-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 120 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 35.79 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of Radeon RX 570's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
63.77
 
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
Code name
Polaris 20
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
18 April 2017
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$169
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
$187
 
of 10560 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

Radeon RX 570'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 570's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2048
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1168 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1244 MHz
 
Transistor count
5,700 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
of 7
Power consumption (TDP)
120 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
159.2 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
5,095 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 570'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 x16
 
Length
241 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 570: 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
4 GB
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
7000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
224.0 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 570.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 570, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 570. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

35.79

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

375145

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

71096

3DMark Fire Strike Score

11956

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

13827

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

18967

3DMark Vantage Performance

45560

Passmark

6886

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon RX 570 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.

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon RX 570 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX 570 from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX TITAN Z, which is faster by 12% and higher by 14 positions in our rating.

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