Average Bench: 57% (66th of 617)

Based on 36,287 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 67DF Model: Radeon (TM) RX 470 Graphics

The RX 470 is the second Polaris based 14 nm graphics card released by AMD this year. The 470 follows hot on the heels of the hugely successful (though still mostly unavailable) RX 480. Based on specs the RX 470 has approximately 10% less processing horsepower than the RX 480. Looking at provisional average benchmarks (we only three samples of the RX 470 at this time) of the RX 480 and RX 470 shows that the performance gap is just a few percent. This performance gap will likely widen as we get a more representative number of samples of the RX 470 but the fact that custom design 470s are already available will likely keep the gap between the 480 less than 10%, at least until custom 480s make it to market. The list prices of both the 4GB RX 480 and RX 470 cards are within 20 USD of each other so AMD have basically re-released the 480 at a slightly reduced price with slightly reduced specs, strange but true! [Aug '16 GPUPro]

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Average average bench

The AMD RX 470 averaged 42.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 152fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 159fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 470 is just 17.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD RX 470 performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 162fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 120fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 36,287 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.8 Lighting 152 190
142 Reflection 162 173
177 Parallax 224 265
55.1% 179 fps
Min Avg Max
120 MRender 130 138
128 Gravity 159 183
113 Splatting 120 126
58.4% 136 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1206 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Lighting 186
Reflection 162
Parallax 241
64% 197 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 179
Splatting 124
63% 145 fps
Sapphire(174B 353E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1206 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.7.1
Lighting 184
Reflection 164
Parallax 265
66% 204 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 174
Splatting 115
61% 140 fps
36,287 MORE »

 Game FPS Estimates

Average fps @ 1080p with maximum detail settings for 12 popular games:

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive: 138 fps Fortnite: 83 fps PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds: 56 fps Grand Theft Auto V: 49 fps League of Legends: 135 fps Overwatch: 88 fps Battlefield 1: 49 fps The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt: 48 fps DOTA 2: 94 fps World of Warcraft: 50 fps World of Tanks: 83 fps Minecraft: 108 fps

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,382,771 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 36,287 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $200 @ launch in Aug '16)
MSI(1462 3411) 17% 61% ± 4%
MSI RX 470 4GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 4G
AmazonUS $2507 months
MSI RX 470 8GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 8G
Sapphire(174B E347) 16% 60% ± 7%
Sapphire RX 470 8GB NITRO+
11256-02-20G
Sapphire RX 470 4GB NITRO+
11256-01-20G
AmazonUS $23912 months
OutletPCUS $40823 months
XFX(1682 9470) 15% 56% ± 5%
XFX RX 470 4GB Single Fan
RX-470P4SFD5
XFX RX 470 4GB Black
RX-470P4LFB6
Asus(1043 04B0) 11% 53% ± 6%
Asus RX 470 4GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-RX470-O4G-GAMING
AmazonUS $1704 months
Gigabyte(1458 22D7) 8% 60% ± 2%
Gigabyte RX 470 4GB G1 Gaming
GV-RX470G1 GAMING-4GD
MSI(1462 3414) 8% 56% ± 5%
MSI RX 470 4GB ARMOR OC
Radeon RX 470 ARMOR 4G OC
EbayUS $1805 mins
AmazonUS $31023 mins
Sapphire(174B E349) 6% 51% ± 5%
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
11256-00-20G
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
100407-4GOCL
OutletPCUS $2082 years
PowerColor(148C 2373) 5% 54% ± 5%
PowerColor RX 470 4GB Red Devil/Dragon
AXRX 470 4GBD5-3DH/OC
Sapphire(174B 353E) 5% 60% ± 5%
Sapphire(174B E353) 4% 57% ± 11%
PwrHis(1787 A470) 2% 53% ± 5%
HIS RX 470 4GB IceQ X² OC
HS-470R4LCNR/HS-470R4LTNR
Asus(1043 04AE) 1% 49% ± 1%
MSI(1462 341E) 1% 64% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0B31) 1% 52% ± 9%
Asus(1043 04BA) 0% 48% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0509) 0% 53% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 387E) 0% 47% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2305) 0% 62% ± 0%
Asus(1043 04AA) 0% 38% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E350) 0% 51% ± 0%
Apple(106B 019E) 0% 42% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E343) 0% 32% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B A019) 0% 53% ± 0%
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Typical RX 470 Builds (Compare 22,265 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $339

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 Comments

Added 2 years ago.

Excellent

1 month ago.

I got the 8GB version from Sapphire (Nitro+ OC) for 92€ on eBay. Can not complain. Still good for todays games.


Excellent

1 month ago.

No girl wants to date me with this card


Excellent

6 days ago.

Good price/Eficiency


Good

1 hr ago.

470 more like 420, the fans are big enough to stash weed in it.


Poor

4 months ago.

For 6k awesome buy.Better than this little boi 1050


Good

16 days ago.

Driver problems, have to manually install the diver for each new version that is released


Good

3 months ago.

had it for awhile and its pretty good on well-optimized games, whereas if it isnt very well optimised like in ghost recon i get like no framerate


Terrible

12 months ago.

Best 1fps per dollar. Ideal for gaming and mining ^_^


Good

2 years ago.


Good

22 months ago.

A great budget card if it was about $150.


Good

1 month ago.

It was a great value. Now its just a worse version of the 570 for more money.


Terrible

23 months ago.

amd sux cok


Below average

2 years ago.

replaced by RX 570


Excellent

23 months ago.

former P/L winner (pre bitcoin/eth boom)


Excellent

1 month ago.

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Good

4 months ago.

value for money


Excellent

17 months ago.

Well, I play in 2k most games on high or Medium high, with some OC, always to 65FPS.


Excellent

16 months ago.

Got mine for 250$ before the gpu price surge. * outstanding performance per watt and dollar * decent at overclocking * good temps even under heavy load with the latest bios update from gigabyte. ---- With a stable 1365 MHz core and 2000 MHz memory overclock(proof: http://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/7552794), I was able to get Witcher 3 to run at 60 fps stable @ 1080p with mostly ultra settings (only foliage distance and hair works low).


Excellent

8 months ago.

one of the best and I am quite satisfied


Good

2 years ago.

Great value. Got it for 1080p and I haven't been let down at all.


Excellent

14 months ago.

This card is nearly as fast as my RX480. That AMD tried to make cards for regular gamers was great; and this card along with the entire RX line was awesome.


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