Radeon RX 5500 XT vs Radeon RX 5700 XT

Radeon RX 5500 XT
Memory: 4096Mb GDDR6 DESKTOP
Release date: 12 Dec 2019
Radeon RX 5500 XT
Radeon RX 5700 XT
Memory: 8192Mb GDDR6 DESKTOP
Release date: 7 Jul 2019
Radeon RX 5700 XT

Summary

Gaming performance index

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    100%
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    202%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Radeon RX 5500 XT

95 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon RX 5700 XT .

Reasons to consider Radeon RX 5700 XT

102% higher gaming performance.

Radeon RX 5700 XT

HWBench recommends Radeon RX 5700 XT

The Radeon RX 5700 XT is the better performing card based on the game benchmark suite used (15 combinations of games and resolutions).


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon RX 5500 XT Radeon RX 5700 XT
GPU Name Navi 14 (Navi 14 XTX (215-0932396)) vs Navi 10 (Navi 10 XT)
Fab Process 7 nm vs 7 nm
Die Size 158 mm² vs 254 mm²
Transistors 6,400 million vs unknown
Shaders 1408 vs 2560
Compute Units 22 vs 40
Core clock 1607 MHz vs 1605 MHz
ROPs 32 vs 64
TMUs 88 vs 256

Memory Configuration

Radeon RX 5500 XT Radeon RX 5700 XT
Memory Type GDDR6 vs GDDR6
Bus Width 128 bit vs 256 bit
Memory Speed 1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective
vs 1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective
Memory Size 4096 Mb vs 8192 Mb

Additional details

Radeon RX 5500 XT Radeon RX 5700 XT
TDP 130 watts vs 225 watts
Release Date 12 Dec 2019 vs 7 Jul 2019

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    59.04 GP/s
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    112.30 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    162.40 GT/s
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    449.30 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    224.00 GB/s
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    448.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    5196.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    8980.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Game benchmarks

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    78
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    146

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    36
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    82

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

Very High Quality TAA, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    85
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    153

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 5

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    58
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    109

FPS (higher is better)

Red Dead Redemption II

UltraTX Max Quality, Vulkan, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    38
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    68

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    59
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    109

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    26
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    59

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

Very High Quality TAA, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    57
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    108

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 5

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    41
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    76

FPS (higher is better)

Red Dead Redemption II

UltraTX Max Quality, Vulkan, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    30
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    54

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield V

Ultra Quality, DirectX12, Windows 10x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    33
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    61

FPS (higher is better)

Borderlands 3

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    14
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    33

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

Very High Quality TAA, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    26
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    59

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 5

Ultra Quality preset DirectX 12 windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    14
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    38

FPS (higher is better)

Red Dead Redemption II

UltraTX Max Quality, Vulkan, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    18
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    34

FPS (higher is better)