AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT

Summary

AMD started Radeon RX 5700 XT sales 7 July 2019 at a recommended price of $399. This is high-end Navi / RDNA architecture desktop card based on 7 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 4.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 272 mm. One 6-pin and one 8-pin connectors are required, and power consumption is at 225 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 70.21 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of Radeon RX 5700 XT's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
21.45
 
Architecture
Navi / RDNA
 
Code name
Navi 10
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
7 July 2019
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$399
 
Price now
$400
 
of 10560 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

Radeon RX 5700 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 5700 XT's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2560
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1605 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1905 MHz
 
Transistor count
10,300 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
7 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
225 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

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

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 5700 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
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
14000 MHz
 

Video outputs and ports

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

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 5700 XT, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

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

Overall benchmark performance

70.21

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

494750

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

141531

3DMark Fire Strike Score

22129

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

25383

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

35715

3DMark Vantage Performance

66436

Passmark

13777

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon RX 5700 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.

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon RX 5700 XT performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX 5700 XT from NVIDIA is GeForce RTX 2060 Super, which is slower by 2% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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