AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP

Summary

AMD started Radeon RX 580 2048SP sales 15 October 2018. 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 Dual-slot card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 241 mm. 1x 8-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 150 Watt.

It provides good gaming and benchmark performance at 36.69 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon RX 580 2048SP's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
Code name
Polaris 20
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
15 October 2018
 

Technical specs

Radeon RX 580 2048SP'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 580 2048SP's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2048
 
Core clock speed
1168 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1284 MHz
 
Transistor count
5,700 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
150 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
164.4 GTexel / s
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 580 2048SP'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 8-pin
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 580 2048SP: 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
 
of 6084 (Quadro P3200)
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Memory clock speed
7000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
224.0 GB / s
 
of 960 (ATI Rage Fury)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 580 2048SP.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 580 2048SP, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 580 2048SP. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

36.69

Passmark

7794

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon RX 580 2048SP 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 580 2048SP performance compared to its nearest competitors.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX 580 2048SP from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 1650, which is faster by 1% and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

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