Radeon_RX_5600_XT_MSI_Mech_OC_6GB
AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB

GD Rating

9.5
Check Prices
Estimated Price:
$320.17 -1%
How well can the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. All games with system requirements of DirectX 12 or lower are met by this card.

Here is a performance review on how capable the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB is at running the more popular games of 2020. Specifically looking at this PC hardware’s ability to get suitable frames per second to play on Ultra game settings and what FPS it might get on 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen res. Of the 1000 most demanding recommended specs found in game requirements today, this gpu is more powerful than the graphics requirement of 930 games in todays list.

The Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB graphics card is returning a good performance on Baldurs Gate 3 at 1080p of 68 frames per second at Ultra graphics settings. Another popular title that is good to benchmark graphics cards against is Cyberpunk 2077 which we predict will get good frame rates of 69 FPS. A third game we can look at on Ultra at 1080p is the popular Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War, which is predicted to get 68 FPS under tests.

Moving screen sizes up to 1440p we ran Baldurs Gate 3 on the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB to see that it got a reasonable set of frame rates. Here are the low to ultra results at 1440p - L: 136FPS, M: 107FPS, H: 72FPS, U: 51FPS. Another popular game to investigate at 1440p with this card was Cyberpunk 2077 which we predicted will be reasonable in performance netting an Ultra FPS of 53 FPS. Finally we then took a look at Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War where its predicted Ultra 1440p Frame rates were reasonable at 51 FPS. In summary we feel the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB running at 1440p is a solid choice of hardware for increased screen resolution gaming. We can see this graphics card is capable of delivering reliable frame rates at Ultra and certainly High graphics settings at 1440p.

How many years will the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB in your PC? No graphics card upgrade required for 2 to 3 years of meeting top end game system requirements

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB? A good choice when looking to upgrade the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB would be the 20 Series GeForce RTX 2070 Super 8GB which meets 991 of the 1000 top game’s recommended system requirements and has 24% better performance. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5800 XT, which is 21% more powerful and can run 990 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
102 FPS
High
The Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB is released on 21 Jan 2020

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 46.2 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

46.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 53.4 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

53.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 56.4 FPS on Control

Control

56.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 59.5 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

59.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 61.1 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

61.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 64.1 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

64.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 64.7 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

64.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 66.7 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

66.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 75.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

75.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 78.7 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

78.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 78.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

78.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 78.9 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

78.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 82.1 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

82.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 84.2 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

84.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 88.6 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

88.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 89.1 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

89.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 93.4 FPS on Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Middle-earth: Shadow of War

93.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 95.8 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

95.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 97.5 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

97.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 106.2 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

106.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 107.4 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

107.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 113.3 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

113.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 131.2 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

131.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 147.7 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

147.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 170.4 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

170.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 34.4 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

34.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 36.1 FPS on Control

Control

36.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 41.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

41.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 43.1 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

43.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 43.4 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

43.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 47.5 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

47.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 49.8 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

49.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 53.9 FPS on Total War: Warhammer 2

Total War: Warhammer 2

53.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 58.2 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

58.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 59.1 FPS on The Outer Worlds

The Outer Worlds

59.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 61 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

61 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 61.2 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

61.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 62.8 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

62.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 67.7 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

67.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 76.5 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

76.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 76.8 FPS on Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

76.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 77.3 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

77.3 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 96.9 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

96.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 99.1 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

99.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 104.7 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

104.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 108 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

108 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 114.2 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

114.2 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 16.6 FPS on Total War: Three Kingdoms

Total War: Three Kingdoms

16.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 18 FPS on Control

Control

18 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 23.1 FPS on Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3

23.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 26.5 FPS on Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

Tom Clancys Ghost Recon Wildlands

26.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 27.4 FPS on The Division 2

The Division 2

27.4 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 27.5 FPS on Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

27.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 27.5 FPS on Assassins Creed: Unity

Assassins Creed: Unity

27.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 27.5 FPS on Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

27.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 27.7 FPS on Red Dead Redemption 2

Red Dead Redemption 2

27.7 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 27.9 FPS on Metro: Exodus

Metro: Exodus

27.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 31 FPS on Grand Theft Auto V

Grand Theft Auto V

31 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 32.5 FPS on Just Cause 4

Just Cause 4

32.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 32.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Origins

Assassins Creed: Origins

32.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 34.9 FPS on Hitman 2 (2018)

Hitman 2 (2018)

34.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 35.8 FPS on Assassins Creed: Odyssey

Assassins Creed: Odyssey

35.8 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 37 FPS on Crysis 3

Crysis 3

37 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 43.1 FPS on Far Cry: New Dawn

Far Cry: New Dawn

43.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 47.1 FPS on The Witcher III

The Witcher III

47.1 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 49.6 FPS on Battlefield V

Battlefield V

49.6 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 53 FPS on Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5

53 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 57.9 FPS on Rise of the Tomb Raider

Rise of the Tomb Raider

57.9 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 64.5 FPS on Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1

64.5 FPS

Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB gets 67.4 FPS on Forza Horizon 4

Forza Horizon 4

67.4 FPS
AMD PC game performance check Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB
GPU
Architecture
Navi 10 XL
Process
7nm
TMUs
144
Texture Rate
230 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
102 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
2304
Driver Support
-
Release Price
$279.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
6144 MB
Memory Speed
1500 MHz
Memory Bus
192 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR6
Memory Bandwidth
288GB/sec
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1185 MHz
Boost Clock
1600 MHz
Power
Max Power
150 Watts
PSU
550 Watt & 42 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
10
10
10
9
6.6
Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB is an mid-tier gaming Graphics Card based on the first (1.0) Revision of the RDNA Architecture.


Architecture
The Navi 10 XL GPU offers support for GDDR6 Memory, DirectX 12.0, Vulkan 1.0, and OpenGL 4.5.


GPU
This variant of the Navi 10 XL GPU features 36 Compute Units activated, offering 2304 Shader Processing Units, 144 TMUs and 64 ROPs. The GPU features a 1375 MHz base clock speed and up to 1560 MHz with boost clock, making it an estimated 20% slower than a Radeon RX 5700 8GB. This puts its predicted performance at roughly 20% faster than a GeForce GTX 1660 Ti.


Memory: Speed
The GPU is equipped with 6GB high-speed GDDR6 and accesses the Frame Buffer through a 192-bit memory interface, providing total memory bandwidth of 288 GB/s.


Memory: Frame Buffer
The GPU can fill up a Memory Pool of up to 6GB. Under most circumstances, this only proves useful in certain 3D Games whose Settings Require Large Amounts of Memory.
However,the GPU itself is aimed for 1080p Gaming. In some limited scenarios at 1440p resolution, 6GB video memory might be a bottleneck and Performance could be better were the Frame Buffer larger, however this would only be an issue in the most demanding games.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 150W, it requires at least a 550W PSU with available 8-pin connector.


Performance
AMD Radeon RX 5600 XT 6GB competes with GeForce GTX 1660 Ti which is available for $329.


System Suggestions
The Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 2650 x 1480 but is ideally suited for 1920 x 1080. For the most demanding AAA games it should be ideally suited to 1080p. We recommend a mid-tier CPU and at least 16GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


Source [D3ATHKeeper]
Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
21%
RAM
12GB
0%
VS
VS
Popular Game System Requirements
Game Min. Rec.
Cyberpunk 2077 44% 28%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 57% 33%
Genshin Impact 79% 27%
FIFA 21 73% 63%
eFootball PES 2021 66% 63%
Watch Dogs Legion 37% 30%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 63% 26%
Marvel's Avengers 66% 31%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 35% 35%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 68% 5%
Radeon RX 5600 XT MSI Mech OC 6GB Extras
View Compatible Hardware PC Builder