Radeon RX 5500 XT Overview

Radeon RX 5500 XT
Memory: 4096Mb GDDR6DESKTOP
Release date: 12 Dec 2019
Radeon RX 5500 XT

Core Configuration

GPU Navi 14
Architecture AMD_RDNA_1_0
Shaders : TMUs : ROPs 1408 : 88 : 32
Performance 5196.00 GFLOPs

Memory Configuration

Memory Size 4096 Mb
Memory Bus Width 128 bit
Memory Speed 1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective
Memory Bandwidth 224.00 Gb/s

Summary

Relative performance

  • Radeon RX 6900 XT
    317%
  • GeForce RTX 3090
    313%
  • Radeon RX 6800 XT
    297%
  • GeForce RTX 3080
    292%
  • Radeon RX 6800
    266%
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
    243%
  • GeForce RTX 3070
    238%
  • Radeon RX 6700 XT
    222%
  • GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
    220%
  • GeForce RTX 2080 Super
    214%
  • GeForce RTX 3080 Ti
    204%
  • GeForce RTX 2080
    203%
  • Geforce GTX TITAN Xp
    196%
  • GeForce RTX 2070 Super
    192%
  • Radeon VII
    189%
  • Radeon RX 5700 XT
    184%
  • GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
    183%
  • GeForce RTX 3070 Ti
    181%
  • GeForce RTX 3060
    178%
  • Radeon RX 5700
    174%
  • GeForce RTX 2060 Super
    172%
  • GeForce RTX 2070
    168%
  • Radeon RX Vega 64
    151%
  • GeForce GTX 1080
    145%
  • GeForce RTX 2060
    144%
  • Radeon RX Vega 56
    143%
  • GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
    141%
  • Radeon RX 5600 XT
    141%
  • GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
    123%
  • GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
    121%
  • GeForce GTX 1070
    115%
  • GeForce GTX 980 Ti
    115%
  • GeForce GTX 1660
    112%
  • Radeon R9 390X
    108%
  • Radeon RX 590
    107%
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    100%
  • Radeon RX 580
    97%
  • GeForce GTX 1060
    94%
  • Radeon RX 480
    89%
  • Radeon RX 570
    87%
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    85%
  • Radeon RX 470
    81%
  • GeForce GTX 970
    80%
  • Radeon R9 FURY
    75%

Performance summary, based on benchmarks charts.

The Radeon RX 5500 XT is a graphics card released by AMD on 12 Dec 2019. The graphics card houses the Navi 14 die, based on the AMD_RDNA_1_0 architecture which packs 6,400 million transistors on a 7 nm, 158 mm2 die.

Radeon RX 5500 XT pros and cons

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



Specifications


Compared to similar performing cards

Radeon RX 5500 XTGeForce GTX 1650 SUPERGeForce GTX 1660Radeon RX 580Radeon RX 570
Radeon RX 5500 XTGeForce GTX 1650 SUPERGeForce GTX 1660Radeon RX 580Radeon RX 570
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Shader units14081280128023042048
ROPs3232483232
Graphics processorNavi 14TU116TU116EllesmereEllesmere
Process size7 nm12 nm12 nm14 nm14 nm
Memory4096 Mb GDDR6 (1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective)
4096 Mb GDDR6 (1500 MHz
12000 MHz effective)
6144 Mb GDDR5 (2000 MHz
8000 MHz effective)
8192 Mb GDDR5 (2000 MHz
8000 MHz effective)
4096 Mb GDDR5 (1650 MHz
6600 MHz effective)
Memory bus width128 bit128 bit192 bit256 bit256 bit
Memory bandwidth224.00 Gb/s192.00 Gb/s192.00 Gb/s256.00 Gb/s211.20 Gb/s
Release date12 Dec 201922 Nov 201915 Mar 20191 Apr 20171 Apr 2017

Benchmarks

Red Dead Redemption II

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    42
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    38
  • Radeon RX 580
    36
  • Radeon RX 570
    33

FPS (higher is better)

Red Dead Redemption II

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    33
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    30
  • Radeon RX 580
    29
  • Radeon RX 570
    26

FPS (higher is better)

Red Dead Redemption II

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    22
  • Radeon RX 580
    19
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    18
  • Radeon RX 570
    17

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    92
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    85
  • Radeon RX 580
    76
  • Radeon RX 570
    68
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    57

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    65
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    57
  • Radeon RX 580
    54
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    49
  • Radeon RX 570
    49

FPS (higher is better)

Death Stranding

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    33
  • GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
    27
  • Radeon RX 580
    26
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    26
  • Radeon RX 570
    23

FPS (higher is better)

Gears of War 5

  • Radeon RX 580
    70
  • Radeon RX 570
    63
  • GeForce GTX 1660
    59
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    58

FPS (higher is better)

Assassins Creed: Valhalla

  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    49
  • Radeon RX 580
    43
  • GeForce GTX 1660
    40
  • Radeon RX 570
    39

FPS (higher is better)

Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020)

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    33
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    28
  • Radeon RX 580
    26
  • Radeon RX 570
    23

FPS (higher is better)

Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020)

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    24
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    20
  • Radeon RX 580
    19
  • Radeon RX 570
    17

FPS (higher is better)

Microsoft Flight Simulator (2020)

  • GeForce GTX 1660
    12
  • Radeon RX 580
    10
  • Radeon RX 5500 XT
    10
  • Radeon RX 570
    9

FPS (higher is better)