*GPU specifications and features may vary by OEM configuration. Please refer to OEM websites for shipping specifications.

Experience Brilliant HD gaming with Radeon™ RX 470 Series graphics built on the efficient "Polaris" architecture.

Radical performance with the latest future proof1 technologies to bring affordable AAA HD gaming to the majority of gamers. Now VR ready for Oculus Rift, enabling you to step into the new world of immersive VR.2

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Optimized for the Current Generation of APIs

Amazing experiences in both DirectX® 12 and Vulkan™ makes the Radeon™ RX 470 GPU ready for the next wave of AAA titles           

Performance Leap.

Up to 2.1X the performance with the Radeon™ RX 470 in 1080p max gaming.4 5

 

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gaming desktop and laptops

Incredible Performance in All Sizes.

Get amazing gaming performance both from your desktop or gaming notebook.

Future-Proof Display Compatibility.1

With HDMI™ 2.0, DisplayPort 1.3/1.46 and HDR support7, the Radeon™ RX 470 graphics card will have you prepared for the new standard of display technologies.

RX 470 HDMI DisplayPort

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1.3 HBR3 Ready

1.4 HDR Ready

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2.0 Enabled

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Larger Colour Spaces

Higher Contrast Ratios

Higher Peak Luminance

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Synchronous Panel Refresh

Elimination of Video Tearing

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Technologies

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Radeon™ RX 470

GPU
Compute Units
32
Base Frequency
Up to 926 MHz
Boost Frequency
Up to 1206 MHz
Max Performance
Up to 4.9 TFLOPs
Stream Processors
2048
GPU Power
85-110 W
Requirements
Typical Board Power (Desktop)
120 W
PSU Recommendation
450 W
GPU Memory
Memory Speed (Effective)
6.6 Gbps
Max Memory Size
4 GB
Memory Type (GPU)
GDDR5
Memory Interface
256-bit
Max. Memory Bandwidth
211 GB/s
Supported Rendering Format
HDMI™ 4K Support
Yes
4K H264 Decode
Yes
4K H264 Encode
Yes
H265/HEVC Decode
Yes
H265/HEVC Encode
Yes
Connectivity
DisplayPort
1.4 HDR
Dual Link DVI
No
HDMI™
4K60 Support
VGA
No
Features
Supported Technologies
Radeon™ FreeSync Technology
4th Gen GCN Architecture
Radeon™ Chill
Radeon™ ReLive
DirectX® 12 Technology
AMD Eyefinity Technology (Gaming)
Catalyst Software
AMD CrossFire™ Technology
AMD CrossFire™ (Bridgeless)
3rd Gen 14nm Process Technology
OpenCL 2.0
OpenGL 4.5
AMD PowerTune Technology
TrueAudio Next
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Code Engine (VCE)
Virtual Super Resolution
The Vulkan® API
AMD ZeroCore Power Technology
AMD Gaming Evolved Client
General
Product Family
Radeon™ 400 Series
Product Line
Radeon™ RX 400 Series
Type
Component
OS Support
Windows 10 - 64-Bit Edition
Windows 7 - 64-Bit Edition
Ubuntu x86 64-Bit
Linux x86_64
Footnotes
  1. Statement of “future-proof” refers to support of current and upcoming technology standards including 14nm FinFET process technology, DirectX®12 and Vulkan™ API support, new I/O technology including DDR4, USB 2.1 Gen 2, and NVMe, and experiences such as VR. “Future-proof” statement is not meant to serve as a warranty or indicate that users will never have to upgrade their graphics technology again. Support of current and upcoming technology standards described above has the potential to reduce frequency of CPU upgrades for some users.
  2. As of November 10, 2016, VR readiness of the Radeon RX 470 GPU is based on the Oculus Rift minimum specification for graphics cards. See https://www3.oculus.com/en-us/rift/
  3. Discrete AMD Radeon™ and FirePro™ GPUs based on the Graphics Core Next architecture consist of multiple discrete execution engines known as a Compute Unit (“CU”). Each CU contains 64 shaders (“Stream Processors”) working together.
  4. Testing by AMD Performance Labs July 14, 2016 on the AMD Radeon™ RX 470 and Radeon ™ R7 370 on a test system comprising an Intel Core i7 5960X (3.0GHz) CPU, 16GB (DDR4-2666 MHz) memory and Windows 10. RX 470 driver used: 16.30-160628a-304042E. R7 370 driver used: 16.15.2211. PC manufacturers may vary configurations, yielding different results. The following games were run on the following settings: Project Cars 1080p (Ultra Quality, DS2X, 16xAF), Hitman 1080p (Max settings 16xAF), Overwatch 1080p (Epic presets). The RX 470 scored: 64.81 fps, 64.20 fps, and 90.16 fps respectively. The R7 370 scored: 33.271 fps, 31 fps, and 43.1 fps respectively. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers. Test results are not average and may vary.
  5. Testing done by AMD performance labs November 3rd 2016 on a test system comprising of an Intel Core i7 5960X CPU (@3.0 GHz), 16GB (DDR4-2666 MHz) memory, Crimson Driver 16.10.2 and Windows 10. The game Battlefield 1 was run at 1080p with ultra presets using the DX12 API. The ASUS STRIX RX 470 (4GB) and the Radeon™ R9 370 (4GB) scored 79.8 and 37.8 respectively. All scores are in average FPS. Scores based on a 3-run score average. Performance may vary based on use of latest drivers.
  6. As of September 2016, certified for DisplayPort™ 1.4 HBR3 and ready for DisplayPort™ 1.4 HDR based on independent verification by DisplayPort™ testing authority. HDR content requires that the system be configured with a fully HDR-ready content chain, including: graphics card, monitor/TV, graphics driver and application. Video content must be graded in HDR and viewed with an HDR-ready player. Windowed mode content requires operating system support.
  7. HDR content requires that the system be configured with a fully HDR-ready content chain, including: graphics card, monitor/TV, graphics driver and application. Video content must be graded in HDR and viewed with an HDR-ready player. Windowed mode content requires operating system support.
  8. AMD’s product warranty does not cover damages caused by overclocking, even when overclocking is enabled via AMD hardware and/or software.

 

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