AMD Radeon HD 6490: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 6490

Summary

AMD started Radeon HD 6490 sales 4 July 2011. This is TeraScale 2 architecture desktop card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 1 GB of DDR2 memory clocked at 1 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 16 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 1-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 165 mm. No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 39 Watt.

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General info

Of Radeon HD 6490's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
Architecture
TeraScale 2
 
Code name
Redwood
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
4 July 2011
 

Technical specs

Radeon HD 6490'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 6490's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
320
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
550 MHz
 
Transistor count
627 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
39 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
8.8 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
352.0 gflops
 
of 2918.4 (GRID K340)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 6490's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16
 
Length
165 mm
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 6490: 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 type
DDR2
 
Maximum RAM amount
1 GB
 
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
1000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
16 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 6490.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 6490, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11.2 (11_0)
 
OpenGL
4.4
 

Other GPUs

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