Radeon VII with i7-9700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings

It is worth noting that the Radeon VII is a very power hungry card and requires a decent power supply unit. In terms of memory, the Radeon VII 's 16384 MB RAM is more than enough for modern games and should not cause any bottlenecks. It is important to know that Radeon VII 's max load temperature is very high and might require custom cooling solutions. Deciding whether to invest so much money in a high-end GPU like Radeon VII requires careful thought. 4K gaming is joyous on this Radeon VII , and with a little tweaking to your AA settings, it'd be hard to imagine a title not capable of 60 fps on average.

 Radeon VII with i7-9700K benchmarks at Ultra Quality settings
AMD Radeon VII
Price $ 664.0
Year 2019
Maximum Recorded Temperature 86C
Max Fan Noise 56.3dB
Recommended Power Supply 645W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-9700K @ 3.60GHz ($409.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0.0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 132.3 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 98.1 FPS
Average 4K Performance 57.4 FPS
Memory 16 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 5.3
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 7.1
4K Cost Per Frame $ 12.2
Series Radeon VII
Variant AMD Radeon VII
Overall Combination Score 62/100 Good

For 1080p Full HD, we were able to play Metro Exodus, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Borderlands 3, Anthem, Final Fantasy XV at 68 fps to 97 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 80 fps. For 1440p Quad HD, we were able to play Anthem, Final Fantasy XV, Gears of War 5, Just Cause 4, Monster Hunter: World at 69 fps to 76 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 72 fps.

For 2160p 4K, we were able to play Forza Horizon 4, Battlefield V, Fallout 76, World War Z, F1 2018 at 64 fps to 76 fps and kept frame rates hovering around 68 fps.

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 NVIDIA TITAN Xp $ 1,199
88.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER $ 699
78.0 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 $ 699
76.5 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon VII $ 699
71.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER $ 499
71.0 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti $ 759
70.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT $ 399
68.8 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 $ 499
65.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
63.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
60.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
59.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
54.4 FPS

The Radeon VII sits between the RTX 2080 and the RTX 2070 SUPER, falling slower than RTX 2080 by 7.4% and faster than RTX 2070 SUPER by 0.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here.

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 NVIDIA TITAN Xp $ 1,199
160.1 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER $ 699
144.0 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 $ 699
139.0 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti $ 759
135.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER $ 499
135.0 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 $ 499
131.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
121.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
117.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon VII $ 699
113.7 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
111.1 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT $ 399
109.7 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
100.8 FPS

The Radeon VII sits between the GTX 1080 and the RTX 2060, falling slower than GTX 1080 by 2.9% and faster than RTX 2060 by 2.3%. It has below average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1080. Against its rival - the RTX 2080, the Radeon VII is much slower.

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 NVIDIA TITAN Xp $ 1,199
136.9 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER $ 699
126.0 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 $ 699
119.0 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti $ 759
115.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon VII $ 699
112.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER $ 499
110.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT $ 399
108.8 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 $ 499
101.9 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
99.8 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
94.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
91.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
85.7 FPS

The Radeon VII sits between the GTX 1080 Ti and the RTX 2070 SUPER, falling slower than GTX 1080 Ti by 2.2% and faster than RTX 2070 SUPER by 2.3%. It has an average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the GTX 1080 Ti.

PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (2017)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 NVIDIA TITAN Xp $ 1,199
130.2 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER $ 699
116.0 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 $ 699
113.0 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti $ 759
110.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER $ 499
110.0 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 $ 499
106.4 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
100.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
95.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
92.6 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon VII $ 699
91.2 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT $ 399
88.7 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
80.8 FPS

The Radeon VII sits between the RTX 2060 and the RX 5700 XT, falling slower than RTX 2060 by 1.5% and faster than RX 5700 XT by 2.8%. It has below average relative performance against every graphics card here. Its results are actually indistinguishable from those of the RTX 2060. Against its rival - the RTX 2080, the Radeon VII is much slower.

Battlefield V (2018)

Ultra Quality

Resolution 1920x1080

Year Graphics Card Price Frames Per Second
2017 NVIDIA TITAN Xp $ 1,199
170.5 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER $ 699
165.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon VII $ 699
156.3 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT $ 399
150.7 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 $ 699
148.0 FPS
2017 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti $ 759
147.0 FPS
2019 AMD Radeon RX 5700 $ 349
137.6 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER $ 499
137.0 FPS
2018 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 $ 499
126.0 FPS
2016 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 $ 499
121.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER $ 400
120.0 FPS
2019 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 $ 350
114.6 FPS

The Radeon VII sits between the RTX 2080 SUPER and the RX 5700 XT, falling slower than RTX 2080 SUPER by 5.6% and faster than RX 5700 XT by 3.7%. It has a strong relative performance against every graphics card here. Those who have a high refresh rate monitor will enjoy what Radeon VII has to offer as it averages 156.3 fps. It is a close call between the Radeon VII and its rival RTX 2080 by a small margin.

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
121
135.0
2019 Anthem
78
87.0
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
114
127.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
136
151.5
2019 Metro Exodus
60
67.5
2019 World War Z
145
162.0
2019 Gears of War 5
88
98.3
2019 F1 2019
110
123.3
2019 GreedFall
99
111.0
2019 Borderlands 3
70
78.0
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
151
168.8
2018 F1 2018
146
162.8
2018 Far Cry 5
119
132.5
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
64
71.2
2018 Final Fantasy XV
87
96.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
101
112.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
102
113.7
2018 Fallout 76
151
168.5
2018 Hitman 2
118
131.3
2018 Just Cause 4
90
101.1
2018 Monster Hunter: World
98
108.9
2018 Strange Brigade
142
158.3
2018 Battlefield V
140
156.3
2017 Dawn of War III
124
137.9
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
73
81.6
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
61
68.7
2017 Shadow of War
117
130.0
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
86
96.6
2017 Wolfenstein II
191
212.8
2017 Destiny 2
145
161.3
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
82
91.2
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
103
114.6
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
126
140.0
2017 For Honor
168
186.8
2017 Project CARS 2
119
132.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
144
160.3
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
93
103.4
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
96
107.1
2016 Doom
212
235.6
2016 F1 2016
118
131.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
114
127.0
2016 Battlefield 1
158
176.1
2016 Overwatch
159
177.6
2016 Dishonored 2
86
96.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
94
104.6
2015 Rocket League
490
544.7
2015 Need For Speed
135
151.0
2015 Project CARS
130
144.8
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
229
255.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
336
373.5
2009 League of Legends
630
700.3

Resolution 2560x1440

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
80
100.5
2019 Anthem
55
69.0
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
79
99.0
2019 Resident Evil 2
81
102.0
2019 Metro Exodus
42
52.5
2019 World War Z
94
118.3
2019 Gears of War 5
56
71.2
2019 F1 2019
69
87.3
2019 GreedFall
64
80.2
2019 Borderlands 3
43
54.7
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
88
110.0
2018 F1 2018
101
126.4
2018 Far Cry 5
84
105.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
42
53.7
2018 Final Fantasy XV
55
69.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
60
76.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
76
96.2
2018 Fallout 76
97
121.3
2018 Hitman 2
68
86.2
2018 Just Cause 4
59
74.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
60
76.2
2018 Strange Brigade
88
110.2
2018 Battlefield V
94
118.7
2017 Dawn of War III
91
114.0
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
59
74.0
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
52
66.2
2017 Shadow of War
70
88.6
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
57
71.6
2017 Wolfenstein II
117
147.1
2017 Destiny 2
110
137.5
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
56
70.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
59
74.4
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
80
101.1
2017 For Honor
87
108.9
2017 Project CARS 2
74
93.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
115
144.8
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
56
70.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
71
89.5
2016 Doom
139
173.9
2016 F1 2016
98
122.5
2016 Total War: Warhammer
77
97.1
2016 Battlefield 1
107
134.6
2016 Overwatch
98
122.5
2016 Dishonored 2
66
82.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
59
74.2
2015 Rocket League
186
233.4
2015 Need For Speed
93
116.7
2015 Project CARS
88
110.5
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
132
165.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
248
311.2
2009 League of Legends
311
389.1

Resolution 3840x2160

1% Low [Min FPS] Average FPS
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
42
60.0
2019 Anthem
26
37.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
36
52.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
35
50.2
2019 Metro Exodus
23
33.0
2019 World War Z
47
68.0
2019 Gears of War 5
31
45.0
2019 F1 2019
38
55.5
2019 GreedFall
23
33.0
2019 Borderlands 3
19
28.5
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
33
47.5
2018 F1 2018
53
76.2
2018 Far Cry 5
39
56.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
26
37.5
2018 Final Fantasy XV
27
38.9
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
27
38.7
2018 Forza Horizon 4
44
63.7
2018 Fallout 76
46
66.2
2018 Hitman 2
35
50.0
2018 Just Cause 4
27
38.9
2018 Monster Hunter: World
25
36.6
2018 Strange Brigade
42
60.0
2018 Battlefield V
46
66.2
2017 Dawn of War III
44
63.1
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
33
48.3
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
29
42.5
2017 Shadow of War
36
52.6
2017 Total War: Warhammer II
25
36.5
2017 Wolfenstein II
60
86.7
2017 Destiny 2
48
68.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
28
40.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
28
40.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
49
70.0
2017 For Honor
38
54.5
2017 Project CARS 2
54
77.7
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
84
121.4
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
26
38.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
51
74.0
2016 Doom
64
91.7
2016 F1 2016
56
80.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
39
56.6
2016 Battlefield 1
51
73.7
2016 Overwatch
44
63.0
2016 Dishonored 2
45
65.4
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
27
38.9
2015 Rocket League
76
108.9
2015 Need For Speed
54
77.7
2015 Project CARS
54
77.7
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
53
76.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
196
280.1
2009 League of Legends
108
155.6
Radeon VII with i7-9700K at 1080p and Ultra Quality settings

Radeon VII Specifications

Radeon VII Board Design

Board Number-
Length12 inches 305 mm
Outputs1x HDMI 3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors2x 8-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot
TDP295 W

Radeon VII Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1800 MHz
GPU Clock1450 MHz
Memory Clock 1000 MHz

Radeon VII Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 4.0 x16
GenerationVega II
Launch Price699 USD
ProductionUnreleased
Release DateFeb 7th, 2019

Radeon VII Graphics Features

DirectX12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL2
OpenGL4.6
Shader Model6.2
Vulkan1.1.86

Radeon VII Graphics Processor

ArchitectureGCN 5.1
Die Size331 mm²
GPU NameVega 20
GPU VariantVega 20 XT
Process Size7 nm
Transistors13,230 million

Radeon VII Memory

Bandwidth1,024 GB/s
Memory Bus4096 bit
Memory Size16384 MB
Memory TypeHBM2

Radeon VII Render Config

Compute Units60
ROPs64
Shading Units3840
TMUs240

Radeon VII Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance27,648 GFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance13,824 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance6,912 GFLOPS (1:2)
Pixel Rate115.2 GPixel/s
Texture Rate432.0 GTexel/s

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