RX 590 with Core i7-8700K benchmarks at Low 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 Low Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 191 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 1440p Performance 167 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 4K Performance 105 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Memory 8 GB 5/5 Excellent
Overall Combination Score 91/100 Excellent
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Game Performance at Low Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
146 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
206 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
214 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
203 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
170 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
178 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
181 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
174 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
165 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
212 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
212 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
178 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
174 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
158 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
174 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
163 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
225 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
176 FPS
2016 Doom
251 FPS
2016 F1 2016
202 FPS
2016 Hitman
207 FPS
2016 Overwatch
220 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
205 FPS
2016 The Division
183 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
187 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
224 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
168 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
190 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
192 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
202 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
142 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
183 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
176 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
176 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
154 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
168 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
156 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
151 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
150 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
174 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
199 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
154 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
158 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
148 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
160 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
162 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
183 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
153 FPS
2016 Doom
209 FPS
2016 F1 2016
183 FPS
2016 Hitman
180 FPS
2016 Overwatch
186 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
167 FPS
2016 The Division
161 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
174 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
190 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
151 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
155 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
164 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
151 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
93 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
112 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
106 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
110 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
100 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
114 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
101 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
97 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
100 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
105 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
117 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
97 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
101 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
95 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
111 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
113 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
92 FPS
2016 Doom
122 FPS
2016 F1 2016
117 FPS
2016 Overwatch
113 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
103 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
93 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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