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AMD Radeon RX 5500 4GB

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How well can the Radeon RX 5500 4GB run games
16 Oct 2019 - Graphics card reviewed

The Radeon RX 5500 4GB is a high performing piece of gaming hardware, still confidently featuring in PC gamer computers. DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

Game performance for the Radeon RX 5500 4GB 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. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 713 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

Now onto the frame rates achieved at 1080p. We are seeing Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip getting 50 FPS with the Radeon RX 5500 4GB, Microsoft Flight Simulator predicted to get 29 FPS and Cyberpunk 2077 predicted to get 27 frames per second. All run on Ultra at 1920x1080 screen res.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we ran Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip on the Radeon RX 5500 4GB to see that it got a playable set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra results at 1440p - L: 100FPS, M: 79FPS, H: 53FPS, U: 38FPS. Another popular game to investigate at 1440p with this card was Microsoft Flight Simulator which we predicted will be weak in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 22 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Cyberpunk 2077 where its predicted Ultra 1440p Frame rates were weak at 21 FPS. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the Radeon RX 5500 4GB we get the impression that it is a reasonable choice at this screen size. You can always tweak modern game graphics settings to help you get a better High graphics setting experience at 1440p.

How many years will the Radeon RX 5500 4GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 5500 4GB in your PC? Upgrade time for this GPU is currently placed at 2 years

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 5500 4GB? A good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Ti 6GB. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 36% better and can meet 917 of their recommended requirements. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon RX 5500 4GB then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB as this is better than 965 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 43% better performance as well.
FPS System Benchmark
69 FPS
High
The Radeon RX 5500 4GB is released on the 11 Oct 2019
Radeon RX 5500 4GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 53.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

53.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 68.4 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

68.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 80.9 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

80.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 56.7 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

56.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 49.3 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

49.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 41.1 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

41.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 50.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

50.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 66.3 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

66.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 85.6 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

85.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 63 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

63 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 53.7 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

53.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 38.3 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

38.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 53.4 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

53.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 63.5 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

63.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 63.5 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

63.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 153.3 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

153.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 39.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

39.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 44.5 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

44.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 71 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

71 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 86.2 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

86.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 40.9 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

40.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 85.3 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

85.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 50.4 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

50.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 68.3 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

68.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 39.1 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

39.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 93.3 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

93.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 43 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

43 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 35.9 FPS on Control

Control

35.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 54.5 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

54.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 77.5 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

77.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 50.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

50.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 43.9 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

43.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 58.9 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

58.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 38.6 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

38.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 38.9 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

38.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 27.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

27.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 77.5 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

77.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 65.3 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

65.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 39.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

39.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 28 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

28 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 48.7 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

48.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 52.3 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

52.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 71.6 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

71.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 38.9 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

38.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 30.1 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

30.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 67 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

67 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 50.4 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

50.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 31.2 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

31.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 65.5 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

65.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 53.4 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

53.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 48.8 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

48.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 34.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

34.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 65.3 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

65.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 37.1 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

37.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 21.5 FPS on Control

Control

21.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 53.3 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

53.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 61.7 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

61.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 19.9 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

19.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 30 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

30 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 25.3 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

25.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 19.6 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

19.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 21.8 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

21.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 9.6 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

9.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 30 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

30 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 19.9 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

19.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 40.1 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

40.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 23 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

23 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 24.8 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

24.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 17.7 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

17.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 25.2 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

25.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 21.9 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

21.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 24.3 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

24.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 40.1 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

40.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 18.7 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

18.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 16.2 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

16.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 23.9 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

23.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 29.8 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

29.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 13.6 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

13.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 39.4 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

39.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 21.9 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

21.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 37.1 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

37.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 19.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

19.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 32.3 FPS on Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein: Youngblood

32.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 16.6 FPS on Gears 5

Gears 5

16.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 10.8 FPS on Control

Control

10.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 28.5 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

28.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5500 4GB gets 34.4 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

34.4 FPS
AMD PC game performance check Radeon RX 5500 4GB
GPU
Architecture
Navi
Process
7nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
236 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
59 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
1408
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
4096 MB
Memory Speed
2001 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR6
Memory Bandwidth
256.1GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1168 MHz
Boost Clock
1845 MHz
Power
Max Power
120 Watts
PSU
450 Watt & 30 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
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Radeon RX 5500 4GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The Radeon RX 5500 4GB is an entry-level graphics card which is part of the AMD Radeon RX 5000 series, announced on October 7th, 2019.
Architecture
It is powered by the 7nm Navi GPU, which has 1408 shader processing units, [xx] TMUs and [xx]] ROPs.


GPU
The central unit runs at 1717 MHz and goes up to 1845 MHz when the boost mode is triggered.


Memory
The RX 500 comes with a 4GB frame buffer of GDDR6 through a 128-bit memory interface, while the memory clock operates at 1750MHz.


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


Performance
The Radeon RX 5500 4GB been built as a Low/Mid performance graphics card for 2019. Its direct competitor is the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1660. It will run most triple AAA titles released during 2019 on medium to high graphics at 1080p screen resolution. With adjustments and lowering anti aliasing this RX 5500 4GB 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 Radeon RX 5500 4GB 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 5500 4GB.


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Radeon RX 5500 4GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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RAM
11GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Red Dead Redemption 2 42% 1%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 45% 1%
Cyberpunk 2077 37% 39%
The Outer Worlds 71% 16%
FIFA 20 61% 46%
Fortnite: Chapter 2 96% 54%
Borderlands 3 35% 7%
Star Wars: Jedi - Fallen Order 81% 39%
Need For Speed Heat 43% 1%
Zombieland: Double Tap - Road Trip 78% 5%
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