AMD Radeon HD 6520G technical specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 6520G

Summary

AMD started Radeon HD 6520G sales 15 June 2011. This is a 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 2.79 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Info on video card type (desktop or notebook), its architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Terascale 2
 
Code name
Llano
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 June 2011
 

Technical specs

Quantitative parameters such as shaders number, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly say of video card performance, but to be more precise you have to review it's benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
320
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
400 MHz
 
Transistor count
1000 Million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
of 12

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on the video card - type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Shared memory
+
 

API support

APIs supported by video card, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
2.79
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
46189.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
762.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
492.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
1678.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
179.64
 
 
Passmark
486
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
GTA IV - Grand Theft Auto (2008)
low / 600p
36.00
 
medium / 768p
17.60
 
high / 1024p
11.70
 
Crysis - CPU Benchmark (2007)
low / 768p
51.20
 
medium / 768p
28.10
 
high / 768p
13.90
 
ultra / 1080p
3.80
 
Crysis - GPU Benchmark (2007)
low / 768p
57.60
 
medium / 768p
35.00
 
high / 768p
17.20
 
ultra / 1080p
4.20
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
59.80
 
medium / 768p
51.20
 
high / 1024p
18.70
 

Relative perfomance

Overall video card performance compared to nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 6520G from NVIDIA is GeForce 8800M GTS, which is slower by 1%.

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