Average Bench: 57.1% (76th of 661)

Based on 35,490 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 7340 Model: Radeon RX 5500 XT

Average average bench

The AMD RX 5500-XT averaged 42.8% 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) 70.8fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 73.8fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 5500-XT is just 8.33%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the AMD RX 5500-XT performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 66.8fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 101fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 35,490 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.5 Lighting 70.8 75.7
62.1 Reflection 66.8 70.2
90.7 Parallax 101 120
57.2% 79.6 fps
Min Avg Max
51.8 MRender 54.7 56.9
68.5 Gravity 73.8 78.2
40.5 Splatting 42.8 44.7
57% 57.1 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
ASRock(1849 5115) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Lighting 72.3
Reflection 68.1
Parallax 101
58% 80.4 fps
MRender 55.1
Gravity 77.5
Splatting 44.3
60% 59 fps
Gigabyte(1458 231B) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Lighting 72
Reflection 68.3
Parallax 114
58% 84.7 fps
MRender 55.3
Gravity 77.8
Splatting 44.4
60% 59.2 fps
Gigabyte(1458 2318) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Lighting 71.6
Reflection 67.6
Parallax 101
58% 80.2 fps
MRender 55
Gravity 77.5
Splatting 44.4
60% 59 fps
Asus(1043 0595) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Lighting 72.1
Reflection 68.5
Parallax 99.4
58% 80 fps
MRender 56
Gravity 73.4
Splatting 42.6
57% 57.3 fps
Gigabyte(1458 231A) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.3.1
Lighting 70.5
Reflection 67.9
Parallax 97.1
57% 78.5 fps
MRender 54.8
Gravity 72.4
Splatting 42.4
56% 56.5 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $200 @ launch in Dec '19)
MSI(1462 3822) 17% 57% ± 4%
Sapphire(1DA2 E421) 11% 57% ± 3%
XFX(1682 5501) 10% 57% ± 5%
XFX RX 5600 XT 8GB Thicc II PRO
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Asus(1043 04E6) 9% 57% ± 5%
MSI(1462 3820) 8% 57% ± 3%
PowerColor(148C 2401) 7% 57% ± 3%
Gigabyte(1458 231A) 5% 58% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 2319) 5% 58% ± 3%
Sapphire(1DA2 E423) 5% 57% ± 2%
Asus(1043 059B) 3% 58% ± 1%
ASRock(1849 5115) 3% 57% ± 3%
Asus(1043 0595) 3% 58% ± 1%
ASRock(1849 5116) 2% 55% ± 8%
PwrHis(1787 2401) 2% 58% ± 2%
ASRock(1849 5119) 2% 55% ± 4%
ASRock(1849 5127) 2% 57% ± 1%
Sapphire(1DA2 427E) 1% 58% ± 2%
Gigabyte(1458 2318) 1% 58% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 231B) 1% 58% ± 1%
ASRock(1849 5126) 1% 58% ± 2%
Sapphire(1DA2 E427) 1% 56% ± 4%
ASRock(1849 5123) 1% 56% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 231F) 1% 57% ± 1%
AMD(1002 0B0C) 0% 57% ± 0%
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Gaming 49%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 46%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 37% - Below average Total price: $1,069

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 Comments

Added 16 months ago.

Good

13 days ago.

random driver crashes, total waste of my time before getting refunded...


Good

1 day ago.

Experienced gamers avoid AMD for a reason... A bus company with drunk drivers can’t win long term users with paid reviews.


Poor

4 days ago.


Good

1 month ago.

Too expensive for the performance you get. Terrible value if you're looking to upgrade from a Polaris card.


Good

1 month ago.

My rx 5500 has more fans therefore i think that its better than the gtx 1650 super. Rx 5500 is quite amazing


Average

16 months ago.

Judging by the benchmark scores, this GPU may or may not be an overclocked or little bigger cousin of the original RX 5500.


Terrible

15 months ago.

Cough Cough


Poor

7 months ago.

Filled with driver issues, and the 8GB model is similar to a 1660, nearly 1660S in price!


Excellent

6 days ago.

Got the 8gb vram variant for Christmas as an upgrade to my Quadro k620. In that matter its amazing and has made gaming much more enjoyable. but against things like the rtx 2080 it would get crushed and it doesn't do very well with splatting (49 fps avg.). It makes sense as when it launched it was made for more of a cheaper gaming rig. The msrp for the 4gb vram variant was $170 and the 8gb was $220 but with the shortage of chips it rose to $700 at the time of writing this. Not worth the price anymore but if you got one before prices increased you got yourself a pretty good gpu


Average

16 months ago.

AMD's new 1080p GPU, the RX 5500 XT, comes with two versions: 4GB and 8GB. The 4GB model is retailed at $169, and the 8GB model for $229, respectively. Supposedly, it rivals against NVIDIA's GTX 1650 Super, which retails at $159. According to benchmarks, the GTX 1650 Super and the RX 5500 XT have relatively the same performance, but more user samples are needed to get an accurate comparison. Price-wise, the GTX 1650 Super is a much more better value than the RX 5500 XT. However, Polaris cards are still being sold by retailers and have a much lower price than the GTX 1650 Super and the RX 5500 XT. For starters, getting an RX 590 for 8GB VRAM and an RX 580 is a better value if you can find one cheaper than the GTX 1650 Super; if not, then the GTX 1650 Super. Unfortunately, despite it being a low power-consumption GPU, the GTX 1650 Super beats it in terms of power consumption. I was astonished when AMD released their RX 5700 series in the market, but I was disappointed when their RX 5500 series was released.


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