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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon RX 560

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon RX 560

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Higher clock speed 1,175 MHz vs 926 MHz More than 25% higher clock speed
Slightly higher turbo clock speed 1,275 MHz vs 1,206 MHz More than 5% higher turbo clock speed
Slightly higher memory clock speed 1,750 MHz vs 1,650 MHz More than 5% higher memory clock speed
Lower TDP 75W vs 120W Around 40% lower TDP
Front view of Radeon RX 470D

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon RX 470D

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Higher memory bandwidth 211.2 GB/s vs 112 GB/s Around 90% higher memory bandwidth
Better floating-point performance 4,322 GFLOPS vs 2,611 GFLOPS More than 65% better floating-point performance
Higher pixel rate 38.6 GPixel/s vs 20.4 GPixel/s Around 90% higher pixel rate
Higher texture rate 135.1 GTexel/s vs 81.6 GTexel/s More than 65% higher texture rate
More shading units 1,792 vs 1,024 768 more shading units
More texture mapping units 112 vs 64 48 more texture mapping units
More render output processors 32 vs 16 Twice as many render output processors
More compute units 28 vs 16 12 more compute units

Features Key features of the Radeon RX 560  vs 470D 

memory bandwidth Rate at which data can be read from or stored in onboard memory

Radeon RX 560
112 GB/s
Radeon RX 470D
211.2 GB/s

pixel rate Number of pixels a graphics card can render to the screen every second

Radeon RX 560
20.4 GPixel/s
Radeon RX 470D
38.6 GPixel/s

texture rate Speed at which a graphics card can perform texture mapping

Radeon RX 560
81.6 GTexel/s
Radeon RX 470D
135.1 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon RX 560
2,611 GFLOPS
Radeon RX 470D
4,322 GFLOPS

shading units Subcomponents of the gpu, these run in parallel to enable fast pixel shading

texture mapping units Built into each gpu, these resize and rotate bitmaps for texturing scenes

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Radeon RX 560  vs
GPU name Baffin Ellesmere
Clock speed 1,175 MHz 926 MHz
Turbo clock speed 1,275 MHz 1,206 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

raw performance

Shading units 1,024 1,792
Texture mapping units 64 112
Render output processors 16 32
Compute units 16 28
Pixel rate 20.4 GPixel/s 38.6 GPixel/s
Texture rate 81.6 GTexel/s 135.1 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 2,611 GFLOPS 4,322 GFLOPS


Radeon RX 560  vs
Memory clock speed 1,750 MHz 1,650 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 7,000 MHz 6,600 MHz
Memory bus 128 bit 256 bit
Memory 4,096 MB 4,096 MB
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5
Memory bandwidth 112 GB/s 211.2 GB/s

noise and power

TDP 75W 120W


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