Radeon_RX_560_XFX_Single_Fan_OC_2GB
AMD Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB

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How well can the Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB run games
14 Nov 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

One of the more powerful mid range graphics cards, the Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB might struggle sometimes with the more system demanding game requirements. All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

Game performance for the Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB where we look at the bigger games played in 2019. Looking closely at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. In comparison to the game recommended requirements of the 1000 most demanding games played today this PC hardware can run 335.

Running at 1080p this card gets a playable frame rate from Red Dead Redemption 2 with 29 FPS on Ultra. Then we take a look at Borderlands 3 which returns a weak 20 FPS. Another title that we looked at is the popular Call of Duty: Modern Warfare which we saw getting a playable 29 FPS.

One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at Red Dead Redemption 2 and saw it deliver weak frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 58 FPS, Medium: 46 FPS, High: 31 FPS and Ultra: 22 FPS. We then checked the performance on Borderlands 3 to see if that runs well. It was weak with a 15 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Running games at 1440p with a Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB is in need of some graphics adjustments to get some stability, which means its not an ideal gaming resolution for this GPU.

How many years will the Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB in your PC? This Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB 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 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB which is 87% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 897 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 39% better and can meet 686 of their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
41 FPS
High
The Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB was released on 18 Apr 2017

Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB gets 29 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

29 FPS

Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB gets 36.2 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

36.2 FPS

Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB gets 53.9 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

53.9 FPS

Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB gets 19.7 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

19.7 FPS

Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB gets 11.5 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

11.5 FPS

Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB gets 16.6 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

16.6 FPS
AMD PC game performance check Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.3 Baffin XT
Process
14nm
TMUs
64
Texture Rate
83 GTexel/s
ROPs
16
Pixel Rate
21 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1024
Driver Support
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Release Price
$119.99
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120x2880
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
112GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
1
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1175 MHz
Boost Clock
1295 MHz
Power
Max Power
80 Watts
PSU
450 Watt
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1600 x 900
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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10
8.7
6.3
4.8
Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB is a Middle-Class Graphics Card based on the 4th Generation of the Graphics Core Next (GCN) Architecture. It has a small form factor making it ideal for smaller PC builds.
GPU It equips a GPU Codenamed Polaris 21 which has 16 Compute Units activated and thus 1024 Shader Processing Units, 64 TMUs and 16 ROPs. It features a Boost overclock from 1275MHz to 1295MHz.
Memory The GPU accesses a 2GB frame buffer of Fast GDDR5, through a 128-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz, 7GHz effective.
Power Consumption With a rated board TDP of 80W, it requires at least a 450W PSU and relies entirely on the PCI Slot for Power, meaning no Extra Connectors are required.
Performance This graphics card was designed and marketed towards the competitive MOBO gamers. A light weight, small form factor GPU solution that offers mobility, so that gamers travelling to events can bring a smaller cheaper gaming rig. The Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB can play most modern games at medium graphics selection on a 900p screen res and expect around 45+FPS
System Suggestions Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 1600x900.rnHigher resolutions will be an issue due to the limited 2GB of VRAM.. We recommend a Performance Processor and 8GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


Source [Jon]
Radeon RX 560 XFX Single Fan OC 2GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
48%
RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 19% 42%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 74% 94%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 23% 42%
Death Stranding 13% 94%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 13% 94%
Cyberpunk 2077 13% 94%
Halo: Reach 80% 55%
Need For Speed Heat 21% 42%
Planet Zoo 25% 52%
Borderlands 3 9% 49%
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