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AMD Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB

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How well can the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB run games
AMD Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

This Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB graphics card is considered budget with poor modern game performance when playing anything more demanding than indie game requirements.

All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

How well will the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB run 2022 games? We will take a look at the biggest releases and frames per second analysis on Ultra graphics settings. We look at 1000 of the most demanding games available today and this GPU is better than the recommended graphics requirement of more than 384 games in the list.

A Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB card at 1080p is seeing a playable frame rate when running Forza Horizon 5 on Ultra - 39 FPS. Lets look at the performance its getting on Days Gone which is 47 FPS. To add a bit more variety lets see how the popular Resident Evil 8 performs on this hardware, which gets a weak 15 FPS.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we ran Forza Horizon 5 on the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB to see that it got a playable set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra results at 1440p - L: 79FPS, M: 62FPS, H: 42FPS, U: 30FPS. Another popular game to test at 1440p with this card was Days Gone which seemed playable in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 35 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Resident Evil 8 where its Ultra 1440p Frame rates were weak at 11 FPS. Getting popular modern games to run at 1440p on the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB is certainly a viable option for these higher gaming resolutions. Remember that if you suffer some 1440p FPS drops the you can usually tweak modern game graphics settings until you get a near High graphics setting experience with this Graphics card.

How many years will the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB in your PC? Our current calculations suggest a graphics card upgrade will be required in around 12-18 months

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB? A suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB is the 30 Series GeForce RTX 3050 Ti, which is 73% more powerful and can run 972 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 64 8GB which is 64% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 961 games from the most demanding games today.
FPS System Benchmark
65 FPS
High
The Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB was released on 18 Apr 2017
AMD PC game performance check Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.3 Polaris 20 XL
Process
14nm
TMUs
128
Texture Rate
160 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
40 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
4096 x 2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
4096MB
Memory Speed
1750MHz
Memory Bus
256bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
224GB/sec
L2 Cache
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
2
DisplayPort Connection
2
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1168 MHz
Boost Clock
1250 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
GD Official
GD RATING
38
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Radeon RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 4GB 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 PowerColor RX 570 graphics card is one of the higher performance models from the new AMD Radeon RX 500 Series.

The AMD PowerColor Red Dragon RX 570 4GB graphics card 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 PowerColor Red Dragon RX 570 processing central unit runs at 1168MHz and goes up to 1250MHz, when the boost mode is triggered. The reference RX 570 card's boost clock is 1244MHz

Memory
The PowerColor Red Dragon RX 570 comes with a 4GB frame buffer of GDDR5, through a 256-bit memory interface, while the memory clock operates at 1750MHz.

Power Consumption
The PowerColor Red Dragon RX 570 has a rated board TDP of 120W, it requires at least a 400W PSU with one available 6-pin connector.

Performance
The AMD RX 570 PowerColor Red Dragon 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 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 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 ]