RX 590 with Ryzen Threadripper 1900X benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

It is clear that the RX 590 is a significantly more capable high-end card that can play AAA titles at 1080p/1440p with 50-60 frames per second. The price/performance ratio is excellent for RX 590 against the competition in budget mid-range cards. It is worth noting that the RX 590 is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. In terms of memory, the RX 590 's 8192 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. This combination between RX 590 and AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. This combination between RX 590 and AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss.

 RX 590 with Ryzen Threadripper 1900X benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
AMD Radeon RX 590
Price $ 214.0
Year 2018
Maximum Recorded Temperature 82C
Max Fan Noise 42.5dB
Recommended Power Supply 575W
Benchmark CPU AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1900X ($349.99)
CPU Impact on FPS -13.9 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % -20.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 73.0 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 51.7 FPS
Average 4K Performance 29.7 FPS
Memory 8 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.8
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 5.4
4K Cost Per Frame $ 9.4
Series RX 590
Variant AMD Radeon RX 590
Overall Combination Score 79/100 Very Good

AMD ’s xx90 cards have always been defined by high-end prices with performance that knocks on the door of extreme graphics cards – especially when overclocked. After taking the time to fully test the GCN 4.0 graphics card inside the RX 590, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend. For 1080p Full HD, we were able to play Monster Hunter: World, GreedFall, Final Fantasy XV, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, F1 2019 at 64 fps to 75 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 69 fps.

For 1440p Quad HD, we were able to play Apex Legends, Resident Evil 2, Forza Horizon 4, Call of Duty Modern Warfare, Strange Brigade at 60 fps to 67 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 64 fps.

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
56.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
50.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
47.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
44.3 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
36.9 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
39.3 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
34.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB $ 170
32.3 FPS

The RX 590 sits between the GTX 1660 and the RX 580, falling slower than GTX 1660 by 1.8% and faster than RX 580 by 10.7%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1660. Against its rival - the GTX 1070, the RX 590 is much slower.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
99.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
96.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
89.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
87.8 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
64.1 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
70.2 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
68.2 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB $ 170
66.6 FPS

The RX 590 sits between the GTX 1660 and the GTX 1060 6GB, falling slower than GTX 1660 by 16.3% and faster than GTX 1060 6GB by 7.5%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The RX 590's performance in this game hovers around the 60fps mark. Against its rival - the GTX 1070, the RX 590 is much slower.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
85.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
79.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
74.0 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
61.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
70.2 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
64.9 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
46.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB $ 170
44.4 FPS

The RX 590 sits between the GTX 1070 and the GTX 1660, falling slower than GTX 1070 by 2.9% and faster than GTX 1660 by 2.4%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. The RX 590's performance in this game hovers around the 60fps mark. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1070. Against its rival - the GTX 1070, the RX 590 is much slower.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
80.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
80.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
71.1 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
71.0 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
47.6 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
52.2 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
50.6 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB $ 170
49.6 FPS

The RX 590 sits between the RX Vega 56 and the GTX 1060 6GB, falling slower than RX Vega 56 by 26.8% and faster than GTX 1060 6GB by 7.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. For this benchmark, there is no hope for RX 590 against the RX Vega 56. Against its rival - the GTX 1070, the RX 590 is much slower.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 $ 399
123.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti $ 279
105.4 FPS
2018 AMD Radeon RX 590 $ 279
87.9 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 $ 399
99.0 FPS
2017 AMD Radeon RX 580 $ 229
93.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 $ 220
92.8 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB $ 254
68.4 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB $ 170
64.9 FPS

The RX 590 sits between the GTX 1660 Ti and the GTX 1070, falling slower than GTX 1660 Ti by 1.8% and faster than GTX 1070 by 4.5%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1660 Ti.

Game Performance at Ultra Quality settings

Change Quality Settings

Resolution 1920x1080

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
58
68.8
2019 Anthem
37
44.3
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
55
65.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
66
78.5
2019 Metro Exodus
29
35.0
2019 World War Z
73
86.6
2019 Gears of War 5
43
50.9
2019 F1 2019
54
63.8
2019 GreedFall
48
57.5
2019 Borderlands 3
34
40.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
65
77.7
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
80
95.1
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
31
36.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
49
57.9
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
51
61.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
54
64.1
2018 Fallout 76
72
85.8
2018 Hitman 2
57
67.2
2018 Just Cause 4
42
50.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
46
54.3
2018 Strange Brigade
69
81.9
2018 Battlefield V
74
87.9
2017 Dawn of War III
79
93.4
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
51
60.9
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
45
53.8
2017 Destiny 2
79
93.1
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
40
47.6
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
54
64.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
59
70.0
2017 For Honor
79
93.2
2017 Project CARS 2
56
66.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
67
80.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
51
60.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
53
63.1
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
44
52.1
2016 Doom
107
126.3
2016 F1 2016
72
84.8
2016 Hitman
75
89.1
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
73
87.1
2016 The Division
58
68.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
61
72.3
2016 Battlefield 1
88
104.4
2016 Overwatch
84
99.9
2016 Dishonored 2
40
48.1
2015 DiRT Rally
87
103.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
47
56.4
2015 The Witcher 3
63
74.8
2015 Rocket League
230
271.9
2015 Need For Speed
64
75.4
2015 Project CARS
61
72.3
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
112
132.1
2013 Crysis 3
72
84.8
2013 Battlefield 4
64
76.2
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
158
186.5
2009 League of Legends
296
349.6

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
40
51.2
2019 Anthem
28
35.2
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
40
50.4
2019 Resident Evil 2
42
52.8
2019 Metro Exodus
21
27.2
2019 World War Z
50
63.3
2019 Gears of War 5
29
36.9
2019 F1 2019
36
45.3
2019 GreedFall
33
41.6
2019 Borderlands 3
22
28.4
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
44
56.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
48
60.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
24
31.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
33
41.4
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
31
39.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
43
53.8
2018 Fallout 76
48
60.0
2018 Hitman 2
34
43.4
2018 Just Cause 4
29
37.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
30
38.0
2018 Strange Brigade
45
57.1
2018 Battlefield V
52
66.2
2017 Dawn of War III
47
58.9
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
36
45.2
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
30
38.3
2017 Destiny 2
63
79.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
28
36.2
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
33
42.0
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
40
50.5
2017 For Honor
43
54.3
2017 Project CARS 2
37
46.6
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
57
72.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
37
46.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
32
40.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
38
48.0
2016 Doom
70
87.9
2016 F1 2016
53
66.3
2016 Hitman
50
63.5
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
42
52.7
2016 The Division
37
47.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
47
58.9
2016 Battlefield 1
52
66.1
2016 Overwatch
55
68.8
2016 Dishonored 2
32
41.2
2015 DiRT Rally
57
72.0
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
31
39.3
2015 The Witcher 3
33
42.1
2015 Rocket League
93
116.5
2015 Need For Speed
46
58.2
2015 Project CARS
44
55.2
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
68
85.5
2013 Crysis 3
31
39.4
2013 Battlefield 4
39
49.6
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
124
155.4
2009 League of Legends
155
194.2

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
21
30.6
2019 Anthem
13
19.1
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
18
26.7
2019 Resident Evil 2
18
26.1
2019 Metro Exodus
11
17.1
2019 World War Z
25
36.3
2019 Gears of War 5
16
23.3
2019 F1 2019
20
28.8
2019 GreedFall
11
17.1
2019 Borderlands 3
10
14.8
2019 Call of Duty Modern Warfare
23
33.4
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
21
30.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
13
18.6
2018 Final Fantasy XV
17
24.8
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
15
21.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
25
36.2
2018 Fallout 76
23
33.1
2018 Hitman 2
18
25.9
2018 Just Cause 4
13
19.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
12
18.3
2018 Strange Brigade
21
31.1
2018 Battlefield V
24
35.2
2017 Dawn of War III
20
29.2
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
17
25.5
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
17
24.8
2017 Destiny 2
27
39.3
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
14
20.7
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
15
22.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
24
35.0
2017 For Honor
19
27.2
2017 Project CARS 2
27
38.9
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
42
60.6
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
12
17.6
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
23
34.1
2016 Doom
30
43.3
2016 F1 2016
27
38.7
2016 Total War: Warhammer
18
26.9
2016 Battlefield 1
24
35.6
2016 Overwatch
24
35.5
2016 Dishonored 2
22
32.6
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
13
18.6
2015 Rocket League
38
54.4
2015 Need For Speed
27
38.9
2015 Project CARS
27
38.9
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
27
39.7
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
97
139.8
2009 League of Legends
54
77.7
RX 590 with Ryzen Threadripper 1900X at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

RX 590 Specifications

RX 590 Board Design

Board NumberC944-41
Length9.5 inches 241 mm
Outputs1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP225 W

RX 590 Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1545 MHz
GPU Clock1469 MHz
Memory Clock2000 MHz 8000 MHz effective

RX 590 Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationPolaris (RX 500)
Launch Price279 USD
ProductionActive
Release DateNov 15th, 2018

RX 590 Graphics Features

DirectX12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL2
OpenGL4.5
Shader Model6
Vulkan1.1.82

RX 590 Graphics Processor

ArchitectureGCN 4.0
Die Size244 mm²
GPU NamePolaris 30
GPU VariantPolaris 30 XT (215-0922006)
Process Size12 nm
Transistors5,700 million

RX 590 Memory

Bandwidth256.0 GB/s
Memory Bus256 bit
Memory Size8192 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

RX 590 Render Config

Compute Units36
ROPs32
Shading Units2304
TMUs144

RX 590 Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance7,119 GFLOPS (1:1)
FP32 (float) performance7,119 GFLOPS (1:1)
FP64 (double) performance445.0 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate49.44 GPixel/s
Texture Rate222.5 GTexel/s

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gg 8 months ago
i7 2600with rx590? no problem?
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Alex 6 months ago
@gg change and check above
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