RX 590 with Core i7-8700K benchmarks at High Quality 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. View Current Price List

AMD Radeon RX 590
Price $ 279 4/5 Very Good
Year 2018 5/5 Excellent
Series RX 590
Maximum Recorded Temperature 82C 2/5 Acceptable
Max Fan Noise 43dB 5/5 Excellent
Recommended Power Supply 575W 2/5 Acceptable
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0 FPS 5/5 Excellent
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%
Benchmark Quality Settings High Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 124 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 1440p Performance 81 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 4K Performance 43 FPS 2/5 Acceptable
Memory 8 GB 5/5 Excellent
Overall Combination Score 82/100 Excellent
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Game Performance at High Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
79 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
139 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
147 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
136 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
103 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
111 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
114 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
107 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
98 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
145 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
145 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
111 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
107 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
91 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
107 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
96 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
158 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
109 FPS
2016 Doom
184 FPS
2016 F1 2016
135 FPS
2016 Hitman
140 FPS
2016 Overwatch
153 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
138 FPS
2016 The Division
116 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
120 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
157 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
101 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
123 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
125 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
135 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
56 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
97 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
90 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
90 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
68 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
82 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
70 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
65 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
64 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
88 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
113 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
68 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
72 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
62 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
74 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
76 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
97 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
67 FPS
2016 Doom
123 FPS
2016 F1 2016
97 FPS
2016 Hitman
94 FPS
2016 Overwatch
100 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
81 FPS
2016 The Division
75 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
88 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
104 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
65 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
69 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
78 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
65 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
31 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
50 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
44 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
48 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
38 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
52 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
39 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
35 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
38 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
43 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
55 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
35 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
39 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
33 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
49 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
51 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
30 FPS
2016 Doom
60 FPS
2016 F1 2016
55 FPS
2016 Overwatch
51 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
41 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
31 FPS

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RX 590 Specifications

Board Design

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

Clock Speeds

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

Graphics Card

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

Graphics Features

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

Graphics Processor

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

Memory

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

Render Config

Compute Units36
ROPs32
Shading Units2304
TMUs144

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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