Average Bench: 104% (33rd of 668)

Based on 397,019 user benchmarks.  Device: 1002 731F Model: AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT

Out of the box the reference 5700 XT has high burst speeds but under load it overheats and therefore drops frames to the extent that it is more or less unusable for demanding games like PUBG. In order to settle the card it was under volted by 120 mV and the maximum clock was lowered to 1,980 MHz (the stock BIOS and 19.9.1 driver defaulted the card to 2,030 MHz). The fan curve also had to be turned up to around 50% power at 75 degrees (which is a lot noisier than stock). After making these changes the card delivered far more consistent performance albeit with a reduced top speed and unacceptable (hair dryer) levels of noise. There were also incompatibilities with GTAV: enabling reflection MSAA resulted in very poor, almost matt, reflection fidelity (the same bug appeared on several Navi and Vega cards). The reference 5700 XT is great for beating cherry picked benchmarks, but it is not so great for playing games. Thousands of people, duped by sponsored marketing material, purchased the reference card expecting flagship performance, instead they got a shopping trolley with a V6 engine. It appears that the same marketing tactics were employed for the reference Vega 56 and 64 series of graphics cards which we will purchase for our gaming lab and generate effective Fps gaming metrics as soon as possible (results here). AMD appear to have very short term marketing strategists at the helm, they seem more concerned with this years bonuses than the longevity of the brand. [Jul '19 GPUPro]

Outstanding average bench

The AMD RX 5700-XT averaged 4.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the AMD RX 5700-XT near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 126fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 135fps

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the AMD RX 5700-XT is just 16.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the AMD RX 5700-XT performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 142fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 198fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 397,019 samples)
Min Avg Max
115 Lighting 126 138
132 Reflection 142 148
176 Parallax 198 221
102% 155 fps
Min Avg Max
108 MRender 116 120
123 Gravity 135 145
88.8 Splatting 95 98.6
106% 115 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Lighting 138
Reflection 84.6
Parallax 209
111% 144 fps
MRender 116
Gravity 136
Splatting 93.1
107% 115 fps
MSI(1462 3810) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.12.1
Lighting 128
Reflection 148
Parallax 194
104% 157 fps
MRender 122
Gravity 136
Splatting 100
108% 119 fps
Lighting 122
Reflection 142
Parallax 188
99% 151 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 130
Splatting 95.1
103% 113 fps
MSI(1462 3816) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 22.1.1
Lighting 120
Reflection 144
Parallax 181
97% 149 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 127
Splatting 97
101% 114 fps
MSI(1462 3810) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.10.2
Lighting 119
Reflection 44.9
Parallax 176
96% 113 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 124
Splatting 98.7
99% 114 fps
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 49,422,645 GPUs tested.

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Based on statistics from 397,019 user benchmarks.

Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price (MSRP ≈ $399 @ launch in Jul '19)
PowerColor(148C 2398) 16% 104% ± 6%
PowerColor RX 5700 XT 8GB Red Devil
AXRX 5700XT 8GBD6-3DHE/OC
AmazonUS $44014 months
PowerColor RX 5700 XT 8GB Red Dragon
AXRX 5700XT 8GBD6-3DHR/OC
AmazonUS $40014 months
XFX(1682 5701) 15% 104% ± 6%
XFX RX 5700 XT 8GB Thicc III Ultra
Rx-57XT8TBD8
BHPhotoUS $41017 months
AmazonUS $63312 months
XFX RX 5700 XT 8GB Thicc III
RX-57XT8TFD8
AmazonUS $42012 months
Gigabyte(1458 2313) 14% 103% ± 4%
Gigabyte RX 5700 XT 8GB Gaming OC
GV-R57XTGAMING OC-8GD
BHPhotoUS $41017 months
EbayUS $9801 month
AmazonUS $1,4597 months
Sapphire(1DA2 E409) 7% 106% ± 5%
Sapphire RX 5700 XT 8GB Nitro+
11293-03-40G
AmazonUS $55113 months
EbayUS $1,5001 month
MSI(1462 3810) 7% 103% ± 4%
Sapphire(1DA2 E410) 6% 108% ± 3%
Sapphire(1DA2 E411) 5% 106% ± 4%
Sapphire RX 5700 XT 8GB Pulse
11293-01-20G
AmazonUS $1,3208 days
AMD(1002 0B36) 5% 100% ± 5%
PowerColor RX 5700 XT 8GB
AXRX 5700XT 8GBD6-M3DH
Sapphire RX 5700 XT 8GB
21293-01-40G
XFX RX 5700 XT 8GB
RX-57XT8MFD6
MSI RX 5700 XT 8GB Gaming
Radeon RX 5700 XT 8G
Asus RX 5700 XT 8GB
RX5700XT-8G
Gigabyte RX 5700 XT 8GB
GV-R57XT-8GD-B
Asus(1043 04E2) 5% 105% ± 6%
Asus RX 5700 XT 8GB ROG Strix
ROG-STRIX-RX5700XT-O8G-GAMING
BHPhotoUS $46017 months
AmazonUS $8923 months
MSI(1462 3816) 5% 105% ± 6%
Gigabyte(1458 2316) 3% 108% ± 2%
ASRock(1849 5101) 2% 103% ± 2%
Asus(1043 0577) 2% 102% ± 3%
Asus RX 5700 XT 8GB TUF Gaming 3
TUF-3-RX5700XT-O8G-EVO-GAMING
MSI(1462 381A) 1% 102% ± 3%
ASRock(1849 5111) 1% 103% ± 4%
MSI(1462 3812) 1% 101% ± 5%
Sapphire(1DA2 E426) 1% 102% ± 2%
Asus(1043 05AD) 1% 103% ± 1%
Sapphire(1DA2 E417) 1% 105% ± 1%
Sapphire(1DA2 E408) 1% 99% ± 3%
Sapphire RX 5700 XT 8GB Pulse
11293-01-20G
AmazonUS $1,3208 days
PowerColor(148C 2400) 1% 112% ± 2%
Asus(1043 05C1) 0% 104% ± 3%
ASRock(1849 5103) 0% 104% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 2321) 0% 98% ± 0%
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20 hrs ago.

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Works fine- until it doesn't. I have tried feverishly to fix the random green screen and black screen crashes- to no avail. The most I've been able to do is reduce the frequency of the crashes. I literally can not even play valorant because it crashes my computer after being in a game for one second. Like legitimately, one second.—Jan '21

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constant crashes—Feb '21

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stuttering all the time. turned me off of AMD. —Aug '21


Excellent

10 days ago.

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Experienced gamers avoid AMD for a reason... A bus company with drunk drivers can’t win long term users with paid reviews.—Jan '21


Excellent

2 months ago.

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Там турбина - дизлайк.—Dec '20


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3 months ago.

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Second time and last time I buy AMD. Screen goes green and soon as you stress the card a bit, not doing insane thing, just playing Warhammer 2 on high setting with 300 units on screen was enough, or running any sort of benchmark. At least I got a refund but only due to cheer luck of buying it online with escrow.—Jul '21


Good

7 months ago.

The only problem with this card is some crashes which can be very frustrating at times, and its all cause AMD Drivers.


Excellent

9 months ago.

It's great for its price, better than Nvidia


Good

2 years ago.


Good

17 months ago.

Cheaper thand nvidia and better


Good

2 years ago.

2070 super performance in some games


Excellent

2 years ago.

Nearly unbeatable in terms of price per performance. This GPU rivals Nvidia RTX 2070S while costing around several dollar or hundred dollar less, but you're going to need a bigger PSU to accommodate this power hungry GPU but the price per performance negate that disadvantage.


Terrible

24 months ago.

With the driver issues, just get a 2070S......


Excellent

2 years ago.

AMAZING


Excellent

18 months ago.

Quite good for the price, never encountered any bugs or problems with the card


Good

5 months ago.

Good 1080 Ti/2070 Super alternative if you can find them for a decent price, will have 3GB less VRAM than the 1080 Ti, but will be supported for longer through drivers.


Poor

16 months ago.

just not worth the money


Poor

15 months ago.

driver issues


Good

23 months ago.

Needs a lot of tweaking for full stability but the performance is definitely there.


Good

20 months ago.

I have the XFX Thicc edition XT, and while it performs well, I had a DOA and needed to return and order another one. What ATI (XFX?) seem to lack is quality control. I used to have very dependable XFX cards from the 7700 -era which were still functioning last year, despite the many years of abuse I have put them through. My complaint is the size of this card is giant and it sags, but otherwise it's a monster and requires at least 700W PSU to stay on the safe side.


Excellent

11 months ago.

Best Mid GPU


Poor

2 years ago.

Lots of power, lots of issues. While the RX5700XT is probably unbeatable for sheer computing power per dollar right now, the horrible, ancient drivers make the cards unbearable to use. I was getting massive tearing when using FreeSync, and the display driver frequently crashed. The fan design isn't nearly as bad / noisy as it's sometimes made out to be tough.


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