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SAPPHIRE Radeon RX 580 Nitro+ Review

By: Anthony Garreffa | AMD Radeon GPU in Video Cards | Posted: Apr 18, 2017 1:05 pm
TweakTown Rating: 80%Manufacturer: SAPPHIRE

Test System Specifications

 

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For our mid-range testing, we're shifting over to testing the cards on our AMD Ryzen 5 1600X system. It represents more real-world results compared to benchmarking them on the Core i7-7700K, especially when the Ryzen 5 1600X is priced at $100 cheaper than the 7700K, and offers 6C/12T of performance over the 4C/8T chip from Intel.

 

Detailed Tech Specs

 

  • CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1600X (6C/12T)
  • Cooler: AMD Wraith Cooler
  • MB: ASRock AB350 Gaming K4
  • RAM: 16GB (2x8GB) GEiL EVO X 3200MHz DDR4
  • SSD: 1TB OCZ RD400 NVMe M.2
  • PSU: be quiet! Dark Power 1200W
  • Chassis: In Win X-Frame

 

 

Detailed Look

 

There's a bigger article I've got coming that will detail the new system, but for now - here are some shots I've taken of the new system in action:

 

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What Resolutions We Are Testing

 

I've run through Unigine's new Superposition on a bunch of different resolutions, bringing every single graphics card - even overclocked GeForce GTX 1080 Ti graphics card, to their knees.

 

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  • 1080p (1920x1080)
  • 1440p (2560x1440)
  • 4K (3840x2160)
  • UW (3440x1440)
  • 5K (5120x2880)
  • 8K (7680x4320)

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