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 RDNA 1.0 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 65.36 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN RTX.

General info

Of Radeon RX 5700's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
66.42
 
Architecture
RDNA 1.0
 
Code name
Navi 10
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
7 July 2019
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$349
 
Price now
$320
 
of 9999 (Quadro RTX 8000)

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
2304
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
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 GTexel / s
 

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 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
448.0 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 5700.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 5700, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

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

65.36

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

417278

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

123526

3DMark Fire Strike Score

19423

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

22457

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

31570

Passmark

12326

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 1070 Ti, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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