Average Bench: 40.5% (105th of 665)

Based on 83,245 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 59.4% 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) 47.2fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 53.1fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 470 is just 17%. 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) 56.9fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 69.6fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 83,245 samples)
Min Avg Max
35.7 Lighting 47.2 61.3
52.7 Reflection 56.9 60.8
57.6 Parallax 69.6 81
38.2% 57.9 fps
Min Avg Max
54.1 MRender 57.7 61.2
43 Gravity 53.1 61.8
39.7 Splatting 42.4 45
43.3% 51.1 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
CLim: 1382 MHz, MLim: 1875 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Lighting 60.8
Reflection 63
Parallax 82.8
49% 68.9 fps
MRender 63.5
Gravity 63.2
Splatting 47.3
51% 58 fps
Gigabyte(1458 2305) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1206 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Lighting 53.8
Reflection 56.4
Parallax 76.8
44% 62.3 fps
MRender 54.9
Gravity 59.5
Splatting 41.9
47% 52.1 fps
CLim: 1226 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Lighting 45.7
Reflection 58.2
Parallax 66.6
37% 56.8 fps
MRender 59.3
Gravity 51.2
Splatting 42.5
42% 51 fps
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,731,955 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 83,245 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $200 @ launch in Aug '16)
XFX(1682 9470) 16% 39% ± 4%
XFX RX 470 4GB Single Fan
RX-470P4SFD5
XFX RX 470 4GB Black
RX-470P4LFB6
MSI(1462 3411) 14% 45% ± 7%
MSI RX 470 4GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 4G
AmazonUS $7996 months
MSI RX 470 8GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 8G
Sapphire(174B E347) 12% 43% ± 5%
Sapphire RX 470 8GB NITRO+
11256-02-20G
AmazonUS $12620 months
Sapphire RX 470 4GB NITRO+
11256-01-20G
AmazonUS $2392 years
Asus(1043 04B0) 11% 38% ± 3%
Asus RX 470 4GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-RX470-O4G-GAMING
AmazonUS $2096 months
MSI(1462 3414) 10% 39% ± 4%
MSI RX 470 4GB ARMOR OC
Radeon RX 470 ARMOR 4G OC
AmazonUS $3017 months
PowerColor(148C 2373) 7% 38% ± 6%
PowerColor RX 470 4GB Red Devil/Dragon
AXRX 470 4GBD5-3DH/OC
Gigabyte(1458 22D7) 6% 43% ± 6%
Gigabyte RX 470 4GB G1 Gaming
GV-RX470G1 GAMING-4GD
Sapphire(174B E349) 6% 37% ± 4%
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
11256-00-20G
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
100407-4GOCL
Sapphire(174B E353) 5% 45% ± 6%
Sapphire(174B 353E) 4% 45% ± 5%
Asus(1043 04AE) 2% 34% ± 3%
PwrHis(1787 A470) 2% 38% ± 4%
HIS RX 470 4GB IceQ X² OC
HS-470R4LCNR/HS-470R4LTNR
Asus(1043 0535) 1% 34% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04BA) 1% 34% ± 1%
MSI(1462 341E) 1% 49% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0B31) 1% 27% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B 387E) 1% 48% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0509) 0% 37% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0774) 0% 35% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E350) 0% 28% ± 0%
Apple(106B 019E) 0% 28% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B E343) 0% 31% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B A019) 0% 34% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $491

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 Comments

Added 4 years ago.

Poor

4 days ago.

been using it for years and still works well


Excellent

1 month ago.

Sem dúvida a melhor custo benefício


Excellent

1 month ago.

I got one, and it's rly good for my experience.


Good

1 month ago.

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Good

5 months ago.

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


Good

3 months ago.

It is half the price. And it is perfect for game development.


Poor

8 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

1 month ago.

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


Good

13 months ago.

Amazing. Hard to not bottleneck. Would buy again.


Good

5 months ago.

its nice bit old but still good


Good

3 months ago.

Silent and performes very well also the temps are about 75C underload but that is after repasting and cleaning it.


Good

2 years 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

14 months ago.

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


Excellent

5 months ago.

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


Good

9 days ago.

its is great video card and cheap


Good

2 years 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

7 months ago.

cheap buy old, high frame with 720p or 1080p


Good

12 months ago.

still better than a 1050 ti


Below average

4 years ago.

replaced by RX 570


Excellent

2 years ago.

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Excellent

3 years ago.

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


Good

2 years ago.

value for money


Excellent

3 years ago.

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


Excellent

3 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

2 years ago.

one of the best and I am quite satisfied


Excellent

21 months ago.

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


Good

4 years ago.

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


Excellent

3 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

17 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.


Good

29 days ago.

Great value for money (during normal times) for playing modern games on medium settings


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