ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire: specs and benchmarks

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Games supported 72%
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire
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  • Core clock speed 700
  • Max video memory 2x1024 MB
  • Memory type DDR3, GDDR3, GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 1000
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2010
Performance 12.31

Summary

ATI started Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire sales 7 January 2010. This is Terascale 2 architecture notebook card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2x1 GB of DDR3, GDDR3, GDDR5 memory clocked at 1000 GHz are supplied.

Power consumption is at 120 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at

12.31%

of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3090 Ti.

General info

Of Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire's architecture, market segment and release date.

Place in performance rating347
Value for money1.60
ArchitectureTerascale 2 (2009−2015)
GPU code nameBroadway-XT
Market segmentLaptop
Release date7 January 2010 (12 years ago)
Price now$56 of 49999 (A100 SXM4)
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Technical specs

Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores1600of 18432 (AD102)
Core clock speed700 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Manufacturing process technology40 nmof 4 (H100 PCIe)
Thermal design power (TDP)120 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire's 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 sizelarge

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeDDR3, GDDR3, GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount2x1 GBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width128 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed1000 MHzof 19500 (GeForce RTX 3090)
Shared memory-

API support

APIs supported by Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX11

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire. 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.

ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire 12.31
  • 3DMark Vantage Performance

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.

ATI Mobility HD 5870 Crossfire 13046

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in frames per second. Comparisons with game system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect reality inaccurately.

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

900p53
Full HD54

Full HD
Medium Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 12−14
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 12−14
Battlefield 5 12−14
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 12−14
Cyberpunk 2077 12−14
Far Cry 5 12−14
Far Cry New Dawn 12−14
Forza Horizon 4 12−14
Hitman 3 12−14
Horizon Zero Dawn 12−14
Red Dead Redemption 2 12−14
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 12−14
Watch Dogs: Legion 12−14

Full HD
High Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 12−14
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 12−14
Battlefield 5 12−14
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 12−14
Cyberpunk 2077 12−14
Far Cry 5 12−14
Far Cry New Dawn 12−14
Forza Horizon 4 12−14
Hitman 3 12−14
Horizon Zero Dawn 12−14
Metro Exodus 12−14
Red Dead Redemption 2 12−14
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 12−14
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 12−14
Watch Dogs: Legion 12−14

Full HD
Ultra Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 12−14
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 12−14
Battlefield 5 12−14
Cyberpunk 2077 12−14
Far Cry 5 12−14
Far Cry New Dawn 12−14
Forza Horizon 4 12−14
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 12−14
Watch Dogs: Legion 12−14

1440p
High Preset

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 12−14
Hitman 3 12−14
Horizon Zero Dawn 12−14
Metro Exodus 12−14
Red Dead Redemption 2 12−14
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 12−14

1440p
Ultra Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 12−14
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 12−14
Battlefield 5 12−14
Cyberpunk 2077 12−14
Far Cry 5 12−14
Far Cry New Dawn 12−14
Forza Horizon 4 12−14
Watch Dogs: Legion 12−14

4K
High Preset

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 12−14
Hitman 3 12−14
Horizon Zero Dawn 12−14
Metro Exodus 12−14
Red Dead Redemption 2 12−14
Shadow of the Tomb Raider 12−14
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 12−14

4K
Ultra Preset

Assassin's Creed Odyssey 12−14
Assassin's Creed Valhalla 12−14
Battlefield 5 12−14
Cyberpunk 2077 12−14
Far Cry 5 12−14
Far Cry New Dawn 12−14
Forza Horizon 4 12−14
Watch Dogs: Legion 12−14

Relative perfomance

Overall Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire performance compared to nearest competitors among notebook video cards.


NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 755M SLI, which is slower by 2% and lower by 7 positions in our rating.

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Similar GPUs

Here is our recommendation of several graphics cards that are more or less close in performance to the one reviewed.

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Recommended processors

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