Radeon_RX_570_Sapphire_Nitro+_8GB
AMD Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB

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How well can the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB run games
15 Sep 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

The Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB is a high performing piece of gaming hardware, still confidently featuring in PC gamer computers. All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

What FPS performance can the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB get on latest AAA 2020 games? In particular our game review looks at the FPS achieved running on Ultra graphics settings on the 1080p screen resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. Of the 1000 most demanding recommended specs found in game requirements today, this gpu is more powerful than the graphics requirement of 506 games in todays list.

With 1080p being the most common gaming resolution at the moment we explored how well the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB can run Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War at 1080p and predict it will return reasonable frame rates at the following graphics settings - Low: 117 FPS, Medium: 93 FPS, High: 62 FPS and Ultra: 45 FPS. For performance contrast we can see that Marvel's Avengers returns a reasonable 51 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we researched Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War on the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB and predict it will get a playable set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra predictions at 1440p - L: 90FPS, M: 71FPS, H: 48FPS, U: 34FPS. Another popular game to test at 1440p with this card was Marvel's Avengers which seemed playable in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 39 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout where its Ultra 1440p Frame rates were good at 68 FPS. Running games at 1440p with a Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB is a reliable performer at this larger resolution for modern games. The graphics card will be good to run 1440p on Ultra or High settings.

How many years will the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB in your PC? This Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB card has 12 to 18 months of latest AAA game play left in it before upgrading should be considered

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB? A good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which meets 833 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 29% better performance. Alternatively we would suggest getting a R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB, as it can run 934 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 38% increased graphics performance.
FPS System Benchmark
71 FPS
High
The Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB is released on 18 Apr 2017

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 20.4 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

20.4 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 29.3 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

29.3 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 30.6 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

30.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 34.2 FPS on Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

Mount and Blade 2: Bannerlord

34.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 37 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

37 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 37.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

37.9 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 38 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

38 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 40.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

40.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 40.1 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

40.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 40.2 FPS on Control

Control

40.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 42 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

42 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 43.4 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

43.4 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 45.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

45.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 45.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

45.9 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 50.7 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

50.7 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 51 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

51 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 53.5 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

53.5 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 54.7 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

54.7 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 58.6 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

58.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 61.8 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

61.8 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 65 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

65 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 65.6 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

65.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 68.6 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

68.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 70.1 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

70.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 70.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

70.3 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 73.3 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

73.3 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 76 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

76 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 77 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

77 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 81.1 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

81.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 88.7 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

88.7 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 93.1 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

93.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 95.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

95.3 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 97.6 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

97.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 9.4 FPS on Marvel's Avengers

Marvel's Avengers

9.4 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 24.1 FPS on Death Stranding

Death Stranding

24.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 25.2 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

25.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 26.2 FPS on Control

Control

26.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 27 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

27 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 27.3 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

27.3 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 28.2 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

28.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 30.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

30.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 30.4 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

30.4 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 33 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

33 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 36.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

36.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 36.6 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

36.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 42.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

42.8 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 43.8 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

43.8 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 47.5 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

47.5 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 50.6 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

50.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 54.2 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

54.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 60.2 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

60.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 62.8 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

62.8 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 68.1 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

68.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 69 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

69 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 12.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

12.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 13.3 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

13.3 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 14.2 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

14.2 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 17.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

17.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 18.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

18.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 18.6 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

18.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 20.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

20.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 20.9 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

20.9 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 21.9 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

21.9 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 25.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

25.7 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 27.6 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

27.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 27.6 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

27.6 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 28.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

28.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 35.1 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

35.1 FPS

Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB gets 39 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

39 FPS
AMD PC game performance check Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.3 Polaris 20 XL
Process
14nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
172 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
43 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2048
Driver Support
-
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
2
DisplayPort Connection
2
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1168 MHz
Boost Clock
1340 MHz
Power
Max Power
195 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-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
10
10
10
7.8
5.9
Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
First off we should point out that this is not the new AMD Vega graphics card line. These new AMD Radeon RX 500 series cards are an uprated version of the RX 400 series that they are replacing. This Sapphire RX 570 graphics card is one of the higher performance models from the new AMD Radeon RX 500 Series.
The AMD Sapphire Nitro+ RX 570 8GB graphics card is a small form factor RX 570, released in April 2017 as an AMD performance gaming graphics card. This card competes against Nvidia's GTX 1050 Ti and replaces the older Radeon RX 470. As a Polaris refresh, the RX 570 runs at a slightly faster clock speed than the RX 470.


Architecture
It is powered by the 14nm Pollaris 20 GPU, which has 2048 shader processing units, 128 TMUs and 32 ROPs.


GPU
The Sapphire Nitro+ RX 570 processing central unit runs at 1168MHz and goes up to 1340MHz, when the boost mode is triggered. The reference RX 570 card's boost clock is 1244MHz


Memory
The Sapphire Nitro+ RX 570 comes with a 8GB frame buffer of GDDR5, through a 256-bit memory interface, while the memory clock operates at 1750MHz.


Power Consumption
The Sapphire Nitro+ RX 570 has a rated board TDP of 195W, it requires at least a 500W PSU with one available 8-pin connector.


Performance
The AMD RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB delivers a Mid/High graphical performance for 2017. with the RX570 capable of running most triple AAA titles released during 2017 on medium to high graphics settings at a 1080p screen resolution. With some adjustments and lowering anti aliasing this RX570 8GB card can confidently maintain 60+ frames per seconds on high graphic settings at 1080p. Moving to 1440p screen resolution and the graphics card may need to be adjusted down to medium in order to maintain 50-60+ fps.
System Suggestions
The RX 570 is best suited for resolutions up to and including 1920x1080. We recommend a mid range R5 Ryzen processor and at least 8GB of system memory for optimal gaming performance from the RX 570.


Source [Felix]
Radeon RX 570 Sapphire Nitro+ 8GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
11%
RAM
12GB
0%
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VS
Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 21% 2%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 37% 11%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 9% 9%
The Invincible 9% 11%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 40% 34%
Crysis Remastered 33% 31%
eFootball PES 2021 53% 48%
Watch Dogs Legion 40% 0%
Valorant 96% 90%
Marvel's Avengers 53% 2%
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