Radeon_RX_470_XFX_RS_Black_Edition_4GB
AMD Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB

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3.3
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How well can the Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB run games
22 Jan 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

While some games have more powerful requirements than this GPU, the Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB is only really challenged by the most demanding games released today, but normally it is more than capable of running games with a stable frame rate at 1080p. Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How many years will the Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 53% better and can meet 813 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB which is 25% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 732 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
59 FPS
High
The Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB is released on 04 Aug 2016

Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

AMD PC game performance check Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.3 Ellesmere PRO
Process
14nm
TMUs
96
Texture Rate
121 GTexel/s
ROPs
48
Pixel Rate
60 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2048
Driver Support
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Release Price
$200.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
926 MHz
Boost Clock
1256 MHz
Power
Max Power
120 Watts
PSU
450 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
9.5
7.1
5.4
Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon RX 470 4GB XFX Black Edition is a dual fan, standard form factor performance graphics card, based on the fourth revision of the Graphics Core Next (GCN) Architecture.


Architecture
N/A.


GPU
It equips a GPU Codenamed Ellesmere PRO which has 2048 Shader Processing Units, 128 TMUs and 32 ROPs.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 4GB frame buffer of Fast GDDR5, through a 256-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 120W, it requires at least a 450W PSU with one available 6-pin connector.


Performance
The XFX RS Black Edition RX 470 should run most modern 2016 AAA games at 1080p on high graphics settings.


System Suggestions
Radeon RX 470 4GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 1920x1080. We recommend a Performance Processor and 8GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


Source [Felix]
Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
41%
RAM
13GB
0%
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Hitman 3 47% 60%
Cyberpunk 2077 5% 23%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 28% 12%
FIFA 21 55% 38%
Grand Theft Auto VI 9% 73%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 37% 9%
Resident Evil 8 57% 23%
Genshin Impact 65% 23%
Far Cry 6 9% 78%
The Medium 14% 53%
Radeon RX 470 XFX RS Black Edition 4GB Extras
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