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AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT

Graphics Processor
Navi 14
Cores
1408
TMUs
88
ROPs
32
Memory Size
4 GB
Memory Type
GDDR6
Bus Width
128 bit
GPU Chip
GPU
I/O
I/O
The Radeon RX 5500 XT is a mid-range graphics card by AMD, launched in December 2019. Built on the 7 nm process, and based on the Navi 14 graphics processor, in its Navi 14 XTX variant, the card supports DirectX 12. This ensures that all modern games will run on Radeon RX 5500 XT. The Navi 14 graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 158 mm² and 6,400 million transistors. It features 1408 shading units, 88 texture mapping units, and 32 ROPs. AMD has paired 4 GB GDDR6 memory with the Radeon RX 5500 XT, which are connected using a 128-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 1607 MHz, which can be boosted up to 1845 MHz, memory is running at 1750 MHz.
Being a dual-slot card, the AMD Radeon RX 5500 XT draws power from 1x 8-pin power connector, with power draw rated at 130 W maximum. Display outputs include: 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort. Radeon RX 5500 XT is connected to the rest of the system using a PCI-Express 4.0 x8 interface. The card measures 180 mm in length, and features a dual-slot cooling solution. Its price at launch was 169 US Dollars.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name
Navi 14
GPU Variant
Navi 14 XTX
(215-0932396)
Architecture
RDNA 1.0
Foundry
TSMC
Process Size
7 nm
Transistors
6,400 million
Die Size
158 mm²

Graphics Card

Release Date
Dec 12th, 2019
Generation
Navi
(RX 5000)
Predecessor
Vega
Production
Active
Launch Price
169 USD
Bus Interface
PCIe 4.0 x8
Reviews
45 in our database

Relative Performance

2%
GeForce 210
3%
GeForce 9400 GT
3%
Radeon HD 4550
4%
Radeon HD 5450
5%
Radeon HD 6450
5%
GeForce GT 520
6%
GeForce GT 220
8%
GeForce GT 430
8%
Radeon HD 5570
9%
Radeon HD 4670
9%
GeForce GT 440
10%
GeForce GT 240
11%
GeForce 9600 GT
12%
Radeon HD 5670
12%
GeForce GT 640
13%
GeForce 9800 GT
13%
Radeon HD 6670
14%
Radeon HD 4830
15%
Radeon HD 4770
16%
Radeon HD 4850
16%
GeForce GTS 250
16%
GeForce GTS 450
17%
Radeon HD 5750
19%
Radeon HD 7750
19%
Radeon HD 5770
20%
GeForce GTX 260
20%
Radeon HD 4870
20%
Radeon Vega 8
20%
GeForce GTX 550 Ti
21%
GeForce GTX 650
22%
Radeon HD 5830
23%
Radeon HD 6790
23%
Radeon HD 4890
24%
GeForce GTX 460
24%
Radeon RX Vega 11
24%
GeForce GT 1030
25%
GeForce GTX 275
25%
Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition
25%
GeForce GTX 280
25%
GeForce GTX 465
27%
Radeon HD 6850
27%
GeForce GTX 285
29%
Radeon HD 5850
30%
GeForce GTX 650 Ti
30%
Radeon HD 7790
31%
Radeon RX 550
31%
GeForce GTX 470
32%
Radeon HD 6870
34%
Radeon HD 5870
35%
GeForce GTX 560 Ti
35%
Radeon HD 4870 X2
36%
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
36%
Radeon HD 6950
37%
GeForce GTX 295
38%
GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost
38%
Radeon HD 7850
39%
GeForce GTX 480
41%
Radeon HD 6970
41%
Radeon R7 265
42%
Radeon RX 460
42%
Radeon R7 370
42%
GeForce GTX 660
42%
GeForce GTX 570
43%
Radeon RX 560
46%
GeForce GTX 950
46%
Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition
47%
Radeon R9 270X
48%
GeForce GTX 660 Ti
48%
GeForce GTX 580
48%
GeForce GTX 1050
49%
Radeon HD 7950
50%
Radeon HD 5970
51%
GeForce GTX 760
55%
GeForce GTX 670
56%
GeForce GTX 960
58%
Radeon R9 380
58%
Radeon R9 285
59%
Radeon HD 7970
59%
GeForce GTX 680
61%
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
62%
GeForce GTX 770
64%
Radeon HD 6990
65%
Radeon R9 280X
66%
GeForce GTX 590
66%
Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition
73%
GeForce GTX 780
76%
GeForce GTX 1650
81%
Radeon RX 470
82%
Radeon R9 290
86%
Radeon RX 570
87%
Radeon R9 390
88%
Radeon R9 290X
89%
GeForce GTX 970
90%
GeForce GTX TITAN
91%
GeForce GTX 780 Ti
93%
Radeon R9 390X
93%
Radeon HD 7990
93%
Radeon RX 480
94%
GeForce GTX 690
97%
GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB
98%
Radeon RX 5500 OEM
99%
Radeon RX 580
100%
Radeon RX 5500 XT
101%
GeForce GTX 980
102%
GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER
103%
Radeon R9 FURY
107%
Radeon RX 590
113%
Radeon R9 295X2
113%
GeForce GTX 1660
115%
Radeon R9 FURY X
117%
GeForce GTX 980 Ti
120%
GeForce GTX TITAN X
127%
GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER
130%
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
130%
GeForce GTX 1070
139%
Radeon RX Vega 56
147%
GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
151%
Radeon RX Vega 64
153%
GeForce GTX 1080
153%
GeForce RTX 2060
160%
Radeon RX 5700
172%
GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER
179%
GeForce RTX 2070
183%
Radeon RX 5700 XT
185%
Radeon VII
190%
TITAN X Pascal
195%
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
198%
GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
210%
GeForce RTX 2080
223%
GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER
246%
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080

Clock Speeds

Base Clock
1607 MHz
Game Clock
1717 MHz
Boost Clock
1845 MHz
Memory Clock
1750 MHz
14000 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size
4 GB
Memory Type
GDDR6
Memory Bus
128 bit
Bandwidth
224.0 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units
1408
TMUs
88
ROPs
32
Compute Units
22
L2 Cache
2 MB

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Rate
59.04 GPixel/s
Texture Rate
162.4 GTexel/s
FP16 (half) performance
10.39 TFLOPS (2:1)
FP32 (float) performance
5.196 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance
324.7 GFLOPS (1:16)

Board Design

Slot Width
Dual-slot
Length
180 mm
7.1 inches
TDP
130 W
Suggested PSU
350 W
Outputs
1x HDMI
3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors
1x 8-pin
Board Number
D332

Graphics Features

DirectX
12 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
OpenCL
2.0
Vulkan
1.2.131
Shader Model
6.5

Navi 14 GPU Notes

Architecture Codename: Navi
Graphics/Compute: GFX10 (gfx1012)
Display Core Next: 2.0
Video Core Next: 2.0

Retail boards based on this design (24)

Name GPU Clock Boost Clock Memory Clock Other Changes
ASRock Challenger D RX 5500 XT OC 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 241 mm/9.5 inches
ASRock Challenger D RX 5500 XT OC 8 GB 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 241 mm/9.5 inches
ASRock Phantom Gaming D RX 5500 XT OC 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 241 mm/9.5 inches
ASUS DUAL RX 5500 XT EVO OC 1647 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 242 mm/9.5 inches, Triple-slot
ASUS ROG STRIX RX 5500 XT GAMING OC 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 280 mm/11 inches, Triple-slot
GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT GAMING OC 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 281 mm/11.1 inches
GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT GAMING OC 8 GB 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 281 mm/11.1 inches
GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT OC 1647 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 225 mm/8.9 inches
GIGABYTE RX 5500 XT OC 8 GB 1647 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 225 mm/8.9 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT GAMING 1647 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 247 mm/9.7 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT GAMING 8 GB 1647 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 247 mm/9.7 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT GAMING X 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 247 mm/9.7 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT GAMING X 8 GB 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 247 mm/9.7 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT MECH 1607 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 215 mm/8.5 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT MECH 8 GB 1607 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 215 mm/8.5 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT MECH OC 1647 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 215 mm/8.5 inches
MSI RX 5500 XT MECH OC 8 GB 1647 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 215 mm/8.5 inches
PowerColor Red Dragon RX 5500 XT OC 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 227 mm/8.9 inches, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
PowerColor RX 5500 XT 1607 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort
Sapphire NITRO+ RX 5500 XT Special Edition OC 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 257 mm/10.1 inches, 2x HDMI 2x DisplayPort
Sapphire PULSE RX 5500 XT 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 233 mm/9.2 inches
Sapphire PULSE RX 5500 XT 8 GB 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 233 mm/9.2 inches
XFX RX 5500 XT THICC II Pro 8 GB 1607 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 281 mm/11.1 inches
Yeston RX 5500 XT Game Ace 1685 MHz 1845 MHz 1750 MHz 8 GB, 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort