AMD launched their Polaris GPU architecture to great fanfare with the introduction of the Radeon RX 480. It offered an affordable 1440p gaming alternative to the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070. The AMD Radeon RX 470 was released later, offering 1080p gaming performance at even lower cost and power consumption.
Today, we are going to take a look at the XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition (RX-470P4LDB6) graphics card. This is no ordinary Radeon RX 470 graphics card. It is factory-overclocked and boasts a really unique cooler. Check it out!
The XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition Specification Comparison
How does the XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition compare against a standard AMD Radeon RX 470 graphics card? Take a look!
|Specifications||Standard AMD Radeon RX 470||XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition||Difference|
|GPU Clock Speed||926 MHz base clock|
1206 MHz boost clock
|1256 MHz||+ 4% to +35.6%|
|Texture Fill Rate||118 to 154 GT/s||160 GT/s||+ 4% to +35.6%|
|Pixel Fill Rate||30 to 39 GP/s||40 GP/s||+ 4% to +35.6%|
|Memory Bus Width||256-bits||256-bits||-|
|Graphics Memory||4 GB GDDR5||4 GB GDDR5||-|
|Memory Clock Speed||1650 MHz||1750 MHz||+ 6%|
|Memory Bandwidth||211 GB/s||224 GB/s||+ 6%|
|TDP||120 W||Not stated (between 120 - 150 W)||-|
|Cooling Solution||Dual slot cooler with single fan||XFX Ghost 4.0 cooler||Better cooling|
For more specifications, please take a look at our Desktop Graphics Card Comparison Guide.
Unboxing The XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition
Here is our unboxing video of the XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition graphics card. This is exactly what you can expect if you purchase one.
The XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition Overview
In this video, we are going to take a quick look at the XFX Radeon RX 470 RS Black Edition graphics card, and its unique Ghost 4.0 cooler.