AMD Radeon HD 6480G: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 6480G

Summary

AMD started Radeon HD 6480G sales 15 June 2011. This is Terascale 2 architecture notebook card based on 32 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 2.18 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon HD 6480G's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Terascale 2
 
Code name
Llano
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 June 2011
 

Technical specs

Radeon HD 6480G's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon HD 6480G's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
240
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
444 MHz
 
Transistor count
1000 Million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
of 12

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 6480G: 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.
Shared memory
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 6480G, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 6480G. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
2.14
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
33257.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
155.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
586.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
467.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
1578.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
276.09
 
 
Passmark
407
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon HD 6480G is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
n/d
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
96.77
At recommended settings
88.06
New games support
47
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
21.80
 
medium / 768p
12.20
 
high / 768p
8.90
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon HD 6480G performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 6480G from NVIDIA is GeForce 8600M GT, which is slower by 1% and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

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