Radeon RX 5500 vs Radeon R9 FURY X

Radeon RX 5500
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR6DESKTOP
Release date: 7 Oct 2019
Radeon RX 5500
Radeon R9 FURY X
Memory: 4096Mb HBMDESKTOP
Release date: 24 Jun 2015
Radeon R9 FURY X


Reasons to consider Radeon RX 5500

125 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon R9 FURY X .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.

Reasons to consider Radeon R9 FURY X

Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

No clear winner declared

We have no data to declare a winner at this time.


Core Configuration

Radeon RX 5500Radeon R9 FURY X
GPU NameNavi 14 (Navi 14 XT)vsFiji (Fiji XT C8)
Fab Process7 nmvs28 nm
Die Size158 mm²vs596 mm²
Transistors6,400 millionvs8,900 million
Compute Units22vs64
Core clock1670 MHzvs1050 MHz

Memory Configuration

Radeon RX 5500Radeon R9 FURY X
Memory TypeGDDR6vsHBM
Bus Width128 bitvs4096 bit
Memory Speed1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective
vs500 MHz
1000 MHz effective
Memory Size8192 Mbvs4096 Mb

Additional details

Radeon RX 5500Radeon R9 FURY X
TDP150 wattsvs275 watts
Release Date7 Oct 2019vs24 Jun 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon RX 5500
    59.04 GP/s
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    67.20 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon RX 5500
    162.40 GT/s
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    268.80 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon RX 5500
    224.00 GB/s
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    512.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon RX 5500
    5196.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    8602.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better