AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP

AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP Benchmark and Specs

AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP GPU benchmark, specs and release date - AMD Graphics card rating. How good is the Radeon RX 580 2048SP for gaming?

Benchmark Score

18 %
Average score from 3 samples
Medium uncertainty
133rd of 549
140th of 549
3 benchmarks

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GPU Comparison

The AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more GPUs with our GPU Comparison Tool.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
62 %
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080
48 %
35 %
AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP
18 %
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
14 %
NVIDIA Quadro P2000
14 %
AMD Radeon RX 570X
6 %

GPU benchmarks

Here are the performance results of this graphics card in both the hardwareDB Benchmark and other benchmark utilities. Synthetic tests are an estimation of real-world performance using consistent and repeatable benchmarks. All tests were performed at 1920 x 1080 resolution.

Flux Core

Volumetric ray casting test, a computationally expensive method of rendering high-quality scenes

81 FPS average
52 FPS 10% low
46 FPS 1% low


Randomly generated noise sphere test

58 FPS average
55 FPS 10% low
49 FPS 1% low


Procedurally generated city scene with voxel rendering

82 FPS average
64 FPS 10% low
49 FPS 1% low


Real-time noise calculation and ray marching test

30 FPS average
27 FPS 10% low
23 FPS 1% low

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Alternative benchmarks

Here are some benchmark results using alternative testing software

3DMark Graphics

3DMark Graphics

High-end graphics benchmark

Geekbench 5 (OpenCL)

Geekbench 5 (OpenCL)

OpenCL compute benchmark

Geekbench 5 (Vulkan)

Geekbench 5 (Vulkan)

Vulkan compute benchmark

Geekbench 6 (OpenCL)

Geekbench 6 (OpenCL)

OpenCL compute benchmark

Geekbench 6 (Vulkan)

Geekbench 6 (Vulkan)

Vulkan compute benchmark


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Core Clock 1168 MHz
Boost Clock 1284 MHz
Memory Type GDDR5
Bus Width 256 bit
Memory Bandwidth 218.75 GB/s
TDP 150 W
Floating Point Performance 5.26 TFLOP/s
Release Date 2018-10-15
PCIe Revision 3.0
DirectX Support 12
OpenGL Support 4.6
Pixel Rate 41.09 Gigapixels/s
Texture Rate 164.4 Gigatexels/s
Shading Units 2048
Texture Mapping Units 128
Render Output Processors 32

AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP

Released in 2018, the Radeon RX 580 2048SP is a GPU from AMD. According to our GPU Benchmark, this GPU is an average card for gaming with a score of 18%.

It has a total memory bandwidth of 218 GB/s. The memory bus has a width of 256 bits.

In terms of clock speed, the Radeon RX 580 2048SP GPU core runs at a frequency of 1168 MHz and if power and temperature permits, it can boost up to 1284 MHz. The clock runs at a speed called the clock speed. It dictates the number of updates per second that the GPU can process. Overclocking a chip, which means increasing the clock speed will improve the performance. However, thermals and power efficiency may be diminished.

As for rendering API support, the Radeon RX 580 2048SP supports up to DirectX 12. In addition, in cross-platform titles, OpenGL 4.6 features are supported. Newer APIs are usually more efficient, allowing for better performance in games and better graphical effects.

The AMD Radeon RX 580 2048SP has a TDP of 150W, this is the amount of heat energy produced by the chip as a byproduct. The higher the TDP, the more heat is produced.

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