Average Bench: 41.6% (96th of 652)

Based on 68,681 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 58.3% 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) 49fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 54fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 470 is just 19%. 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) 57.5fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 71.1fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 68,681 samples)
Min Avg Max
35.6 Lighting 49 62.5
52.9 Reflection 57.5 61.5
56.5 Parallax 71.1 82.6
39.6% 59.2 fps
Min Avg Max
55.1 MRender 58.1 62.1
42.3 Gravity 54 61.9
40.8 Splatting 42.7 45.4
44% 51.6 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: 20.11.1
Lighting 55.7
Reflection 59
Parallax 73.9
45% 62.9 fps
MRender 59.1
Gravity 56.7
Splatting 43.6
46% 53.1 fps
CLim: 1310 MHz, MLim: 1920 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.12.1
Lighting 53.9
Reflection 61.9
Parallax 73.2
44% 63 fps
MRender 62
Gravity 56.6
Splatting 45.5
46% 54.7 fps
CLim: 1216 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.12.1
Lighting 40
Reflection 58.4
Parallax 62.4
32% 53.6 fps
MRender 59.4
Gravity 46.5
Splatting 42.2
39% 49.4 fps
CLim: 1210 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Lighting 38.9
Reflection 56.8
Parallax 60.1
31% 51.9 fps
MRender 56.3
Gravity 44.6
Splatting 42
37% 47.6 fps
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.1.1
Lighting 35.7
Reflection 6.7
Parallax 55
29% 32.5 fps
MRender 54.1
Gravity 42.5
Splatting 38.8
36% 45.1 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,592,896 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 68,681 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $200 @ launch in Aug '16)
XFX(1682 9470) 17% 39% ± 6%
XFX RX 470 4GB Single Fan
RX-470P4SFD5
XFX RX 470 4GB Black
RX-470P4LFB6
Sapphire(174B E347) 17% 45% ± 4%
Sapphire RX 470 8GB NITRO+
11256-02-20G
AmazonUS $12615 months
Sapphire RX 470 4GB NITRO+
11256-01-20G
AmazonUS $2392 years
OutletPCUS $4083 years
MSI(1462 3411) 12% 47% ± 6%
MSI RX 470 4GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 4G
AmazonUS $7991 month
MSI RX 470 8GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 8G
Asus(1043 04B0) 9% 38% ± 2%
Asus RX 470 4GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-RX470-O4G-GAMING
AmazonUS $2091 month
MSI(1462 3414) 9% 39% ± 5%
MSI RX 470 4GB ARMOR OC
Radeon RX 470 ARMOR 4G OC
AmazonUS $3012 months
Sapphire(174B E353) 8% 45% ± 7%
PowerColor(148C 2373) 7% 40% ± 5%
PowerColor RX 470 4GB Red Devil/Dragon
AXRX 470 4GBD5-3DH/OC
Sapphire(174B 353E) 6% 45% ± 7%
Sapphire(174B E349) 6% 35% ± 4%
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
11256-00-20G
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
100407-4GOCL
OutletPCUS $2083 years
Gigabyte(1458 22D7) 3% 42% ± 8%
Gigabyte RX 470 4GB G1 Gaming
GV-RX470G1 GAMING-4GD
Asus(1043 04AE) 1% 33% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0509) 1% 37% ± 1%
PwrHis(1787 A470) 1% 37% ± 3%
HIS RX 470 4GB IceQ X² OC
HS-470R4LCNR/HS-470R4LTNR
AMD(1002 0B31) 1% 30% ± 3%
Sapphire(174B 387E) 1% 48% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04BA) 1% 35% ± 6%
Sapphire(174B E343) 0% 34% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0535) 0% 34% ± 0%
MSI(1462 341E) 0% 50% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $73

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 Comments

Added 4 years ago.

Excellent

28 days ago.

VERY under powered by modern standards even with the 8GB


Excellent

1 month ago.

Sem dúvida a melhor custo benefício


Good

23 hrs ago.

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


Terrible

1 month ago.

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Good

4 days ago.

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


Excellent

3 months ago.

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


Poor

3 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

8 months ago.

Amazing. Hard to not bottleneck. Would buy again.


Excellent

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


Excellent

2 months ago.

its a pretty good gpu for its price


Good

16 days ago.

its nice bit old but still good


Good

21 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

9 months ago.

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


Excellent

10 days ago.

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


Good

5 months ago.

its is great video card and cheap


Good

3 years ago.

A great budget card if it was about $150.


Good

19 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

2 months ago.

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


Good

7 months ago.

still better than a 1050 ti


Below average

3 years ago.

replaced by RX 570


Excellent

20 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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Excellent

3 years ago.

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


Good

22 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

2 years ago.

one of the best and I am quite satisfied


Excellent

16 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

12 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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