AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT videocard review

Radeon RX 5500 XT videocard released by AMD; release date: 12 Dec 2019. At the time of release, the videocard cost $169. The videocard is designed for desktop, laptop-computers and based on RDNA 1.0 microarchitecture codenamed Navi 14.

Core clock speed - 1607 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1845 MHz. Texture fill rate - 162.4 GTexel/s. Pipelines - 1408. Manufacturing process technology - 7 nm. Transistors count - 6400 million. Power consumption (TDP) - 130 Watt.

Memory type: GDDR6. Maximum RAM amount - 4 GB. Memory bus width - 128 bit. Memory clock speed - 14000 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 224 GB/s.

Benchmarks

Geekbench
OpenCL
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
401222
43229
PassMark
G2D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1085
654
PassMark
G3D Mark
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
17881
8348
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
30354 Frames
10175 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
30354.000 Fps
10175.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
14480 Frames
3577 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
14480.000 Fps
3577.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
32624 Frames
3344 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
32624.000 Fps
3344.000 Fps
Name Value
Geekbench - OpenCL 43229
PassMark - G2D Mark 654
PassMark - G3D Mark 8348
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 10175 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 10175.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3577 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 3577.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3344 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 3344.000 Fps

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture RDNA 1.0
Code name Navi 14
Launch date 12 Dec 2019
Launch price (MSRP) $169
Place in performance rating 118
Type Desktop, Laptop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1845 MHz
Compute units 22
Core clock speed 1607 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 7 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 324.7 GFLOPS (1:16)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 10.39 TFLOPS (2:1)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 5.196 TFLOPS
Pipelines 1408
Pixel fill rate 59.04 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 162.4 GTexel/s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 130 Watt
Transistor count 6400 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 4.0 x16
Length 7.09 inches (180 mm)
Recommended system power (PSU) 450 Watt
Supplementary power connectors 1x 8-pin
Width Dual-slot

API support

DirectX 12.1
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.6
Shader Model 6.4
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 4 GB
Memory bandwidth 224 GB/s
Memory bus width 128 bit
Memory clock speed 14000 MHz
Memory type GDDR6

Technologies

4K H264 Decode
4K H264 Encode
H265/HEVC Decode
H265/HEVC Encode
HDMI 4K Support