AMD Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics vs NVIDIA GeForce GT 445M

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 445M
NVIDIA GeForce GT 445M
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  • Interface PCIe 2.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 590
  • Max video memory 3 GB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 1250 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
AMD Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics
Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics
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  • Interface
  • Core clock speed 720 / 650
  • Max video memory
  • Memory type DDR3
  • Memory clock speed 1800 - 2000
  • Maximum resolution
Price now 90$
Games supported 58%

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

Place in performance rating746741
Value for money0.130.25
ArchitectureFermi (2010−2014)no data
GPU code nameN11E-GEno data
Market segmentLaptopLaptop
Release date3 September 2010
(12 years old)
1 August 2013
(9 years old)
Current price$310 $90
Value for money

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Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores144768
CUDA cores144no data
Core clock speed590 MHz720 / 650 MHz
Number of transistors1,170 millionno data
Manufacturing process technology40 nm32 / 28 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)35 Wattno data
Texture fill rate10.6 billion/secno data
Floating-point performance339.8 gflopsno data

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GT 445M and Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.

Laptop sizelargemedium sized
InterfacePCIe 2.0 x16no data
SLI options+no data

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeGDDR5DDR3
Maximum RAM amount3 GBno data
Memory bus width192 Bit64 Bit
Memory clock speed1250 MHz1800 - 2000 MHz
Memory bandwidth60.0 GB/sno data
Shared memory--

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display ConnectorsNo outputsno data

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX12 API11
Shader Model5.1no data
OpenGL4.5no data
OpenCL1.1no data
VulkanN/Ano data
CUDA+no data

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance comparison. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.


Overall score

This is our combined benchmark performance rating. We are regularly improving our combining algorithms, but if you find some perceived inconsistencies, feel free to speak up in comments section, we usually fix problems quickly.

GT 445M 2.14
HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics 2.20
+2.8%
  • 3DMark Vantage Performance
  • 3DMark 11 Performance GPU

3DMark Vantage Performance

3DMark Vantage is an outdated DirectX 10 benchmark using 1280x1024 screen resolution. It taxes the graphics card with two scenes, one depicting a girl escaping some militarized base located within a sea cave, the other displaying a space fleet attack on a defenseless planet. It was discontinued in April 2017, and Time Spy benchmark is now recommended to be used instead.

Benchmark coverage: 16%

GT 445M 5249
HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics 5644
+7.5%

Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics outperforms GeForce GT 445M by 8% in 3DMark Vantage Performance.

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

3DMark 11 is an obsolete DirectX 11 benchmark by Futuremark. It used four tests based on two scenes, one being few submarines exploring the submerged wreck of a sunken ship, the other is an abandoned temple deep in the jungle. All the tests are heavy with volumetric lighting and tessellation, and despite being done in 1280x720 resolution, are relatively taxing. Discontinued in January 2020, 3DMark 11 is now superseded by Time Spy.

Benchmark coverage: 16%

GT 445M 1148
HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics 2004
+74.6%

Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics outperforms GeForce GT 445M by 75% in 3DMark 11 Performance GPU.

Gaming performance

Let's see how good the compared graphics cards are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Average FPS

Here are the average frames per second in a large set of popular games across different resolutions:

900p19no data
Full HD33
+154%
13
−154%

Popular games

  • Full HD
    Low Preset
  • Full HD
    Medium Preset
  • Full HD
    High Preset
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    Ultra Preset
  • 1440p
    High Preset
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    Ultra Preset
  • 4K
    High Preset
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    Ultra Preset
Cyberpunk 2077 5−6
+0%
5−6
+0%
Assassin's Creed Odyssey 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Battlefield 5 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 10−11
−10%
10−12
+10%
Cyberpunk 2077 5−6
+0%
5−6
+0%
Far Cry 5 0−1 0−1
Far Cry New Dawn 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Forza Horizon 4 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
Red Dead Redemption 2 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 8−9
+0%
8−9
+0%
Assassin's Creed Odyssey 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Battlefield 5 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 10−11
−10%
10−12
+10%
Cyberpunk 2077 5−6
+0%
5−6
+0%
Far Cry 5 0−1 0−1
Far Cry New Dawn 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Forza Horizon 4 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
Metro Exodus 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Red Dead Redemption 2 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 8−9
+0%
8−9
+0%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
Assassin's Creed Odyssey 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Battlefield 5 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Cyberpunk 2077 5−6
+0%
5−6
+0%
Far Cry 5 0−1 0−1
Far Cry New Dawn 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Forza Horizon 4 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 5−6
+0%
5−6
+0%
Hitman 3 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Horizon Zero Dawn 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Metro Exodus 4−5
+0%
4−5
+0%
Red Dead Redemption 2 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 6−7
+0%
6−7
+0%
Cyberpunk 2077 2−3
+0%
2−3
+0%
Far Cry 5 1−2
−100%
2−3
+100%
Watch Dogs: Legion 0−1 0−1
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2−3
+0%
2−3
+0%
Hitman 3 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Horizon Zero Dawn 3−4
+0%
3−4
+0%
Red Dead Redemption 2 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 0−1 0−1
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 0−1 1−2
Assassin's Creed Odyssey 0−1 0−1
Cyberpunk 2077 2−3
+0%
2−3
+0%
Far Cry 5 3−4
−33.3%
4−5
+33.3%
Far Cry New Dawn 7−8
+0%
7−8
+0%
Forza Horizon 4 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%
Watch Dogs: Legion 1−2
+0%
1−2
+0%

Advantages and disadvantages


Performance rating 2.14 2.20
Recency 3 September 2010 1 August 2013
Memory bus width 192 64
Pipelines / CUDA cores 144 768
Chip lithography 40 nm 32 nm

Technical City couldn't decide between

NVIDIA GeForce GT 445M
GeForce GT 445M

and

AMD Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics
Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics

The differences in performance seem too small.


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Competitors of GeForce GT 445M by AMD

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GT 445M from AMD is Radeon HD 8650M, which is nearly equal in speed and is lower by 1 position in our rating.

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Competitors of Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics by NVIDIA

According to our data, the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics by NVIDIA is GeForce GT 445M, which is slower by 3% and lower by 5 positions in our rating.

NVIDIA GeForce GT 445M GeForce GT 445M
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Here are some closest NVIDIA rivals to Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics:

GeForce 830M 114.55
Radeon HD 8650G + HD 8570M Dual Graphics 100

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