RX 590 with Core i7-8700K benchmarks at Medium 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 Medium Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 145 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 1440p Performance 108 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 4K Performance 59 FPS 4/5 Very Good
Memory 8 GB 5/5 Excellent
Overall Combination Score 88/100 Excellent
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Game Performance at Medium Quality settings

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
100 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
160 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
168 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
157 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
124 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
132 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
135 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
128 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
119 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
166 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
166 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
132 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
128 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
112 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
128 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
117 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
179 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
130 FPS
2016 Doom
205 FPS
2016 F1 2016
156 FPS
2016 Hitman
161 FPS
2016 Overwatch
174 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
159 FPS
2016 The Division
137 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
141 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
178 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
122 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
144 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
146 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
156 FPS

Resolution 2560x1440

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
83 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
124 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
117 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
117 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
95 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
109 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
97 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
92 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
91 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
115 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
140 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
95 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
99 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
89 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
101 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
103 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
124 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
94 FPS
2016 Doom
150 FPS
2016 F1 2016
124 FPS
2016 Hitman
121 FPS
2016 Overwatch
127 FPS
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
108 FPS
2016 The Division
102 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
115 FPS
2015 DiRT Rally
131 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
92 FPS
2015 The Witcher 3
96 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
105 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
92 FPS

Resolution 3840x2160

Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
47 FPS
2018 Battlefield V
66 FPS
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
60 FPS
2018 Fallout 76
64 FPS
2018 Final Fantasy XV
54 FPS
2018 Forza Horizon 4
68 FPS
2018 Hitman 2
55 FPS
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
51 FPS
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
54 FPS
2017 Dawn of War III
59 FPS
2017 Destiny 2
71 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
51 FPS
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
55 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
49 FPS
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
65 FPS
2016 Battlefield 1
67 FPS
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
46 FPS
2016 Doom
76 FPS
2016 F1 2016
71 FPS
2016 Overwatch
67 FPS
2016 Total War: Warhammer
57 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
47 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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