AMD
AMD

Release date: Q2 2017.

  

Release date ≤ Q2 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 211,942 user samples
199,645 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Gigabyte(1458 2302) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 54% Gigabyte(1458 22FC)
Poor: 54% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 47th / 613
12,297 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 8% MSI(1462 7721) 1GB
Worst Bench: 4% Asus(1043 85CB) 512MB
Poor: 4% Great: 8%
SPEED RANK: 299th / 613
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
69.5 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+943%
6.67 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
278 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+852%
29.2 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
145 fps Insanely faster multi rendering.
+1,230%
10.9 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
206 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+920%
20.2 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
130 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+712%
16 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
319 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+867%
33 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
155 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+839%
16.5 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
230 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+941%
22.1 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
138 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+524%
22.1 fps
Market Share
Based on 17,631,797 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.39 % Insanely higher market share.
+4,138%
0.08 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
137 % Hugely more popular.
+169%
51 %
Age
Newest
26 Months Much more recent.
+57%
60+ Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
227 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+858%
23.7 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
191 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+727%
23.1 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
193 fps Insanely better lighting effects.
+1,049%
16.8 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
177 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+852%
18.6 fps
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The RX 580 is released this week and is AMD’s latest flagship GPU based on second generation Polaris architecture. For all intents and purposes it is a refresh of the RX 480 released just 10 months prior. Modifications to the architecture have yielded improved performance per wattage and increased clock speeds of around 10% for base and around 5% for boost. The RX 580 will come with either 4GB or 8GB of high-bandwidth GDDR5 memory. Exact pricing for this mid-range chip remains to be seen, but the RX 500 series is likely to cannibalize sales of AMD’s 400 series. Performance wise, the RX 580 is in direct competition with NVIDIA’s popular GTX 1060 6GB which in now 9 months old. Perhaps after last year’s ill timed head to head release of the RX 480 and the faster but similarly priced GTX 1060 (a standoff which NVIDIA seem to have won based on market share), AMD are attempting to draw back some market share with the newer, slightly upgraded RX 580. The upcoming release of the 500 series comes ahead of AMD’s Vega architecture, for which specification and pricing details are not yet public but which will is expected to yield a significant jump in performance compared to Polaris. [Apr '17 GPUPro]

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