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AMD Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB

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8.4
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How well can the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB run games
28 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

One of the most powerful pieces of hardware available today, the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB runs today’s game system requirements comfortably. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

This PC hardware performance game review for the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB graphics card, when running 2020 more popular games, lets us see what type of FPS this card gets when playing at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions and ultra settings. This graphics hardware can run 772 of the 1000 most demanding PC games played today.

First we looked at 1080p resolution for the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB performance to explore what sort of benchmarks it would achieve on the popular title Genshin Impact and saw it deliver reasonable frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 141 FPS, Medium: 111 FPS, High: 75 FPS and Ultra: 54 FPS. We proceeded to look at Assassins Creed: Valhalla to see how that compared and predict that it will return a playable 40 FPS at Ultra 1080p.

With PC gamers looking for larger screen sizes like 1440p we tested the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB by playing Genshin Impact which yielded a playable performance. Its FPS results for the graphics settings are as follows - L: 108FPS, M: 85FPS, H: 57FPS, U: 41FPS. Another popular game we researched with this card was Assassins Creed: Valhalla and that was playable. This graphics card is predicted to deliver 31 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Another popular title was FIFA 21 which gets strong results with a 131FPS on Ultra 1440p. Running games at 1440p with a Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB is a strong choice at these screen resolutions. With Ultra graphics settings being regularly reached at 1440p gaming its easy to consider bumping up the screen size to 4K for this graphics card.

How many years will the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB in your PC? 2-3 years of top end gaming before an upgrade

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB? Are you looking to upgrade a Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB? Then we would suggest getting a 20 Series GeForce RTX 2060 4GB GDDR5, as it can run 832 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 21% increased graphics performance. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB is the R-500 Series Radeon RX Vega 56 8GB, which is 22% more powerful and can run 924 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
81 FPS
High
The Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB was released on 30 Oct 2018

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 39.8 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

39.8 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 41.9 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

41.9 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 42.5 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

42.5 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 43 FPS on Control

Control

43 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 43.6 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

43.6 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 48 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

48 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 49 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

49 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 52.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

52.8 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 54.5 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

54.5 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 56.3 FPS on Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV

56.3 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 60.5 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

60.5 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 60.6 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

60.6 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 63.3 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

63.3 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 64.3 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

64.3 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 64.3 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

64.3 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 65.4 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

65.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 68.1 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

68.1 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 70.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

70.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 71.9 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

71.9 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 72.2 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

72.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 74.4 FPS on F1 2019

F1 2019

74.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 75.9 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

75.9 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 80 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

80 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 84.7 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

84.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 87.1 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

87.1 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 90.3 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

90.3 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 91.4 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

91.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 93.4 FPS on PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds

93.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 105.2 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

105.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 27.6 FPS on Control

Control

27.6 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 30 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

30 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 30.8 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

30.8 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 31.7 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

31.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 34 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

34 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 34 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

34 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 34.7 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

34.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 37.2 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

37.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 37.6 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

37.6 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 45.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

45.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 47.8 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

47.8 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 49.4 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

49.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 53.1 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

53.1 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 53.1 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

53.1 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 60.6 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

60.6 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 61.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

61.1 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 61.6 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

61.6 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 70.7 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

70.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 79.7 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

79.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 9.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

9.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 16.6 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

16.6 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 18.4 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

18.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 21.2 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

21.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 21.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

21.2 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 22.3 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

22.3 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 23.4 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

23.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 23.7 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

23.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 23.7 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

23.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 24.4 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

24.4 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 28.7 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

28.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 30 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

30 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 30.8 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

30.8 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 30.8 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

30.8 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 33.7 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

33.7 FPS

Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB gets 43.6 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

43.6 FPS
AMD PC game performance check Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB
GPU
Architecture
GCN 1.3 Polaris 30
Process
12nm
TMUs
144
Texture Rate
229 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
51 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2304
Driver Support
-
Release Price
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.0
Shader
6.0
Open GL
4.6
Resolution (WxH)
4096x2160
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
8192 MB
Memory Speed
2008 MHz
Memory Bus
256 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
257GB/sec
L2 Cache
2048KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
2
DisplayPort Connection
2
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1469 MHz
Boost Clock
1591 MHz
Power
Max Power
175 Watts
PSU
500 Watt & 33 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
2560 x 1440
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
10
10
10
8.7
6.7
Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The new AMD Radeon RX 590 is an uprated version of the RX 580 on the smaller 12nm process node. The Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB is a mid-range Radeon RX 500 Series graphics card and considered great price to performance for gaming at 1080p.


This RX 590 is the 8GB version.
The Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB is a dual-slot video card with a dual fan 3-phase cooling solution, XXL aluminium heatsink, metal backplate, and 0dB silent cooling.
Architecture
It equips a GPU codenamed Polaris 30, which has 2304 shader processing units, 144 TMUs and 32 ROPs.


GPU
The RX 590 8GB central processing unit runs at 1469 MHz base clock and goes up to 1591 MHz when in boost and turbo mode, providing a small 3% overclock versus the reference model.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 8GB frame buffer of fast GDDR5, through a 256-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock operates at 2008MHz.


Power Consumption
The Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB has a power TDP requirement of 175W. This means it will require at least a 500W PSU with one dedicated 8-pin connector.


Performance
Benchmarks indicate that the AMD Radeon RX 590 8GB will be around 10-15% faster than the Nvidia GTX 1060 in terms of gaming performance, and around 6% faster than the Radeon RX 580 model it is replacing.


System Suggestions
The new Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2560x1440, although is ideally suited for 1080p gaming. We recommend a high-end processor, like the new Ryzen R5 and at least 12GB of RAM for optimal gaming performance.


Source [Wikipedia]
Radeon RX 590 ASRock Phantom Gaming X OC 8GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
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Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 29% 9%
Watch Dogs Legion 21% 12%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 47% 16%
Genshin Impact 74% 8%
FIFA 21 66% 54%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 53% 7%
eFootball PES 2021 58% 54%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 19% 19%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 60% 31%
Marvel's Avengers 58% 13%
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