AMD Radeon RX 5700: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX 5700

Summary

AMD started Radeon RX 5700 sales 7 July 2019 at a recommended price of $349. This is high-end Navi / RDNA architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR6 memory clocked at 14 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 448.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 4.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 268 mm. One 6-pin and one 8-pin connectors are required, and power consumption is at 180 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 57.40 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090.

General info

Of Radeon RX 5700's architecture, market type and release date.

Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
1.60
 
Architecture
Navi / RDNA
 
GPU code name
Navi 10
 
Market segment
Desktop
 
Release date
7 July 2019
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$349
 
Price now
$1313
 

Technical specs

Radeon RX 5700'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 5700's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores
2304
 
of 10752 (GA102)
Core clock speed
1465 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1725 MHz
 
Transistor count
10,300 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
180 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
248.4
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 5700'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
268 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 5700: 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
8 GB
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 6144 (GRID A100A)
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 
of 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Memory bandwidth
448.0 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon VII)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 5700. 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
 
HDMI
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 5700, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX
12 (12_1)
 
Shader Model
6.5
 
OpenGL
4.6
 
OpenCL
2.0
 
Vulkan
1.2.131
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 5700. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

57.40

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

441095

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

131532

3DMark Fire Strike Score

21007

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

23382

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

31470

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 sw-03

93

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 snx-02

38

SPECviewperf 12 - Showcase

127

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 showcase-01

129

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 mediacal-01

42

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 maya-04

95

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 energy-01

11.7

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 creo-01

69

SPECviewperf 12 - Catia

136

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 catia-04

149

SPECviewperf 12 - 3ds Max

156

SPECviewperf 12 - specvp12 3dsmax-05

165

Passmark

14595

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon RX 5700 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 5700 from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 1080, which is faster by 2% and higher by 4 positions in our rating.

User rating

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