Average Bench: 44.2% (82nd of 643)

Based on 72,051 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]

Below average average bench

The AMD RX 470 averaged 55.7% 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) 151fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 158fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 470 is just 12.4%. 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) 161fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 222fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 72,051 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.1 Lighting 151 193
144 Reflection 161 175
185 Parallax 222 262
39.7% 178 fps
Min Avg Max
124 MRender 131 139
128 Gravity 158 182
114 Splatting 119 126
44.7% 136 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1260 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.7.2
Lighting 181
Reflection 170
Parallax 255
48% 202 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 171
Splatting 122
48% 143 fps
Sapphire(174B E353) ≥ 4GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 27.20.1017.1011
Lighting 172
Reflection 165
Parallax 226
45% 188 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 165
Splatting 119
46% 139 fps
CLim: 1256 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.20
Lighting 158
Reflection 166
Parallax 210
42% 178 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 158
Splatting 120
45% 137 fps
CLim: 1226 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Lighting 134
Reflection 166
Parallax 204
35% 168 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 145
Splatting 120
42% 132 fps
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,092,747 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 72,051 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $200 @ launch in Aug '16)
XFX(1682 9470) 18% 42% ± 3%
XFX RX 470 4GB Single Fan
RX-470P4SFD5
XFX RX 470 4GB Black
RX-470P4LFB6
Sapphire(174B E347) 13% 47% ± 2%
Sapphire RX 470 8GB NITRO+
11256-02-20G
AmazonUS $12611 months
Sapphire RX 470 4GB NITRO+
11256-01-20G
AmazonUS $2392 years
OutletPCUS $4083 years
MSI(1462 3411) 13% 48% ± 2%
MSI RX 470 4GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 4G
AmazonUS $79924 mins
EbayUS $9328 mins
MSI RX 470 8GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 8G
Asus(1043 04B0) 11% 42% ± 3%
Asus RX 470 4GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-RX470-O4G-GAMING
AmazonUS $18018 days
MSI(1462 3414) 9% 42% ± 3%
MSI RX 470 4GB ARMOR OC
Radeon RX 470 ARMOR 4G OC
AmazonUS $2051 month
PowerColor(148C 2373) 7% 42% ± 4%
PowerColor RX 470 4GB Red Devil/Dragon
AXRX 470 4GBD5-3DH/OC
Sapphire(174B E349) 6% 41% ± 4%
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
11256-00-20G
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
100407-4GOCL
OutletPCUS $2083 years
Sapphire(174B E353) 6% 48% ± 3%
Sapphire(174B 353E) 4% 48% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 22D7) 4% 48% ± 3%
Gigabyte RX 470 4GB G1 Gaming
GV-RX470G1 GAMING-4GD
PwrHis(1787 A470) 2% 43% ± 4%
HIS RX 470 4GB IceQ X² OC
HS-470R4LCNR/HS-470R4LTNR
Gigabyte(1458 22E9) 1% 46% ± 2%
Asus(1043 04AE) 1% 38% ± 4%
Asus(1043 0509) 1% 40% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B 387E) 0% 46% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0535) 0% 37% ± 2%
MSI(1462 341E) 0% 49% ± 0%
AMD(1002 0B31) 0% 35% ± 0%
Asus(1043 053F) 0% 35% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 22E1) 0% 46% ± 0%
Device(0000 0000) 0% 45% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $431

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 Comments

Added 4 years ago.

Terrible

10 days ago.

VERY under powered by modern standards even with the 8GB


Excellent

1 month ago.

Sem dúvida a melhor custo benefício


Excellent

1 month ago.

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Excellent

10 months ago.

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


Terrible

2 months ago.

I have MSI Gaming X card and it is awesome - stock frequencies shows shows score of almost 50%, overclocked by 5% gets it around 51.5% with TDP at 120W. Got RX 580 from Sapphire and it gave score of ~ 55% - too low for 185W card. It made like 1-3FPS in the games - I sold it again and stood with RX 470.


Good

4 months ago.

Amazing. Hard to not bottleneck. Would buy again.


Excellent

3 months ago.

I think this Card is full of potential, and it run's well. It serves the pupose of which it's needed


Excellent

7 months ago.

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


Good

17 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


Good

4 years ago.


Good

5 months ago.

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


Terrible

1 month ago.

It's proce at used market is really good and it can run newes games with moderate settings 1080p 60fps


Good

1 month ago.

its is great video card and cheap


Good

2 years ago.

A great budget card if it was about $150.


Good

15 months ago.

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


Terrible

3 years ago.

amd sux cok


Good

3 months ago.

still better than a 1050 ti


Below average

3 years ago.

replaced by RX 570


Excellent

3 years ago.

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


Excellent

16 months ago.

You can follow LGA 775 Socket Motherboards and Sapphire RX580 NITRO + OC Test and Evaluation results with Xeon CPU-Processors at "https://www.youtube.com/channel/ismailTPC_Hastanesi" on my Youtube Channel. Also, I suggest you look at the MSI ARMOR RX470 Benchmark Test and Evaluation result videos .. I am publishing interesting and different System Hardware Components Test Videos .. You have to watch.!!!!!!! "ismailTPC_Hastanesi"

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Good

18 months ago.

value for money


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

2 years 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

22 months ago.

one of the best and I am quite satisfied


Excellent

12 months ago.

Got the Sapphire Nitro+ for $80.00 on Ebay only 2 years used.


Good

3 years ago.

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


Excellent

2 years 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.


Excellent

8 months ago.

Best budget Gpu right now. overclocks pretty good (max oc 1500/2275) (daily 1350/2100). Also rx 570 is just an oc'ed 470 so yeah.


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