Radeon RX 5500 vs Radeon R9 FURY X

Radeon RX 5500
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR6 DESKTOP
Release date: 7 Oct 2019
Radeon RX 5500
Radeon R9 FURY X
Memory: 4096Mb HBM DESKTOP
Release date: 24 Jun 2015
Radeon R9 FURY X

Summary

Gaming performance index

  • Radeon RX 5500
    112%
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Radeon RX 5500

12% higher gaming performance.
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.

Radeon RX 5500

HWBench recommends Radeon RX 5500

The Radeon RX 5500 is the better performing card based on the game benchmark suite used (3 combinations of games and resolutions).


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon RX 5500 Radeon R9 FURY X
GPU Name Navi 14 (Navi 14 XT) vs Fiji (Fiji XT C8)
Fab Process 7 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 158 mm² vs 596 mm²
Transistors 6,400 million vs 8,900 million
Shaders 1408 vs 4096
Compute Units 22 vs 64
Core clock 1670 MHz vs 1050 MHz
ROPs 32 vs 64
TMUs 88 vs 256

Memory Configuration

Radeon RX 5500 Radeon R9 FURY X
Memory Type GDDR6 vs HBM
Bus Width 128 bit vs 4096 bit
Memory Speed 1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective
vs 500 MHz
1000 MHz effective
Memory Size 8192 Mb vs 4096 Mb

Additional details

Radeon RX 5500 Radeon R9 FURY X
TDP 150 watts vs 275 watts
Release Date 7 Oct 2019 vs 24 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

Game benchmarks

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • Radeon RX 5500
    77
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    53

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • Radeon RX 5500
    46
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    43

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • Radeon RX 5500
    26
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    30

FPS (higher is better)