Average Bench: 43.3% (71st of 622)

Based on 44,548 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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Below average average bench

The AMD RX 470 averaged 56.7% 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) 155fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 159fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 470 is just 16.9%. 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) 163fps
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm) 120fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 44,548 samples)
Min Avg Max
109 Lighting 155 192
151 Reflection 163 173
185 Parallax 225 264
43.2% 181 fps
Min Avg Max
124 MRender 131 138
126 Gravity 159 182
114 Splatting 120 126
43.4% 136 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Sapphire(174B E353) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1236 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Lighting 178
Reflection 166
Parallax 226
48% 190 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 174
Splatting 117
46% 141 fps
CLim: 1260 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.11.1
Lighting 171
Reflection 169
Parallax 232
47% 191 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 167
Splatting 117
44% 139 fps
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Lighting 133
Reflection 167
Parallax 269
40% 190 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 165
Splatting 118
44% 138 fps
Asus(1043 0509) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1250 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.11.1
Lighting 146
Reflection 154
Parallax 227
41% 176 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 147
Splatting 111
40% 126 fps
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.659.0
Lighting 130
Reflection 164
Parallax 194
36% 163 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 129
Splatting 121
39% 128 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,503,643 GPUs tested.

 Popular Cards

Based on statistics from 44,548 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (Approx. $200 @ launch in Aug '16)
Sapphire(174B E347) 17% 45% ± 5%
Sapphire RX 470 8GB NITRO+
11256-02-20G
AmazonUS $1261 month
Sapphire RX 470 4GB NITRO+
11256-01-20G
AmazonUS $23916 months
OutletPCUS $4082 years
XFX(1682 9470) 16% 42% ± 4%
XFX RX 470 4GB Single Fan
RX-470P4SFD5
XFX RX 470 4GB Black
RX-470P4LFB6
MSI(1462 3411) 15% 47% ± 5%
MSI RX 470 4GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 4G
AmazonUS $25011 months
MSI RX 470 8GB Gaming X
Radeon RX 470 GAMING X 8G
Asus(1043 04B0) 11% 40% ± 4%
Asus RX 470 4GB ROG STRIX OC
STRIX-RX470-O4G-GAMING
AmazonUS $1708 months
PowerColor(148C 2373) 8% 41% ± 6%
PowerColor RX 470 4GB Red Devil/Dragon
AXRX 470 4GBD5-3DH/OC
MSI(1462 3414) 8% 41% ± 5%
MSI RX 470 4GB ARMOR OC
Radeon RX 470 ARMOR 4G OC
AmazonUS $1482 months
EbayUS $1558 mins
Sapphire(174B E353) 6% 47% ± 5%
Gigabyte(1458 22D7) 5% 46% ± 5%
Gigabyte RX 470 4GB G1 Gaming
GV-RX470G1 GAMING-4GD
Sapphire(174B E349) 5% 38% ± 4%
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
11256-00-20G
Sapphire RX 470 4GB
100407-4GOCL
OutletPCUS $2082 years
Sapphire(174B 353E) 3% 47% ± 4%
PwrHis(1787 A470) 2% 40% ± 6%
HIS RX 470 4GB IceQ X² OC
HS-470R4LCNR/HS-470R4LTNR
MSI(1462 341E) 1% 47% ± 9%
Asus(1043 04BA) 1% 37% ± 1%
Asus(1043 0509) 1% 40% ± 1%
Asus(1043 04AE) 1% 36% ± 2%
AMD(1002 0B31) 1% 33% ± 2%
Sapphire(174B 387E) 0% 48% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 22E1) 0% 48% ± 0%
Asus(1043 0535) 0% 39% ± 0%
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Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $316

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 Comments

Added 3 years ago.

Terrible

6 days ago.

Asus strix rx 470 has the most ridiculous tdp limit that causes it to throttle indepently of temperature (downclocks to 300 MHz at 64C). Also raising power limit would be necessary to reach the 1250 MHz in most games. Possibly the worst card ever manufactured.


Excellent

5 months ago.

No girl wants to date me with this card


Excellent

30 days ago.

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Excellent

10 hrs ago.

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


Excellent

1 month 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

12 days ago.

cheap


Excellent

3 months ago.

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


Poor

4 days ago.

ye,is cool


Good

7 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


Excellent

1 month ago.

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


Good

3 years ago.


Good

2 years ago.

A great budget card if it was about $150.


Good

5 months ago.

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


Terrible

2 years ago.

amd sux cok


Below average

2 years ago.

replaced by RX 570


Excellent

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

5 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

8 months ago.

value for money


Excellent

21 months ago.

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


Excellent

20 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

12 months ago.

one of the best and I am quite satisfied


Excellent

1 month ago.

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


Good

2 years ago.

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


Excellent

17 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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