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Gaming PC build Radeon RX 580 Asus Dual 8GB, FX-8370, 8GB performance review

According to the top 1000 recommended requirements for PC games a PC with a FX-8370 processor, a Radeon RX 580 Asus Dual 8GB graphics card and 8GB RAM is better performing than 272 games from that list. The main hardware in this PC puts the FX-8370 as a bottleneck component. If this was upgraded then the system could increase the number of games it could run to 623 at recommended requirement.

Lets see how well a gaming PC with these components performs on one of todays more popular games, Microsoft Flight Simulator. In summary, 1440p resolution shows itself to be the optimum performance vs visuals for the Radeon RX 580 Asus Dual 8GB. While it can certainly get a strong 1080p Ultra of 47 FPS, if you want to move up to 1440p on Microsoft Flight Simulator then we can see 1440p Low setting getting 95 FPS or the Medium returning 75 FPS. Change graphics settings up to High for 50 FPS and then Ultra gets 36 FPS.

2nd most popular game: Cyberpunk 2077 - In summary, while some might be tempted to play Cyberpunk 2077 in 1440p resolution with the Radeon RX 580 Asus Dual 8GB, we feel it is best placed at running at 1080p, where you could get the following frame rates - Low setting: 87 FPS, Medium setting: 69 FPS, High setting: 46 FPS, Ultra setting: 33 FPS.

3rd most popular game: Valorant - In summary, if you are looking to play Valorant in Ultra then you have come with the right graphics card. The Radeon RX 580 Asus Dual 8GB can chew through the graphical performance needs of the game with relative ease. 1080p Ultra will return 200+ frames, then the larger screen resolution of 1440p can deliver 200+ FPS, with the 4K resolution seeing 200+ FPS in Ultra as well.

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Radeon RX 580 Asus Dual 8GB