AMD Radeon HD 7290 vs HD 8570 OEM Rebrand

AMD Radeon HD 7290
AMD Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand

General info

Comparison of Radeon HD 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
not rated
Architecture
Terascale 2
 
TeraScale 2
Code name
Zacate
 
Turks
Type
Laptop
 
Desktop
Release date
1 July 2011
 
23 July 2013

Technical specs

Radeon HD 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand'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 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
80
 
480
Core clock speed
280 MHz
 
650 MHz
Boost Clock
400 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
n/d
 
716 million
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
40 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
n/d
 
60 Watt
Texture fill rate
n/d
 
15.6 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
n/d
 
624.0 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand 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). 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.
Interface
n/d
 
PCIe 2.0 x16

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand: 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
n/d
 
GDDR3
Maximum RAM amount
n/d
 
1 GB
Memory bus width
n/d
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
n/d
 
1600 MHz
Memory bandwidth
n/d
 
25.6 GB / s
Shared memory
+
 
n/d

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand.
Display Connectors
n/d
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon HD 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
DirectX 11
DirectX 11
 
n/d

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 7290 and Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 
11.2 (11_0)
OpenGL
n/d
 
4.4

Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 7290

DirectX 11
UVD3
Turbo Core 400MHz

Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand

Much newer (23 July 2013 vs 1 July 2011)
More pipelines (480 vs 80)

So, HD 7290 or HD 8570 OEM Rebrand?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 7290 and AMD Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon HD 7290 is a notebook card while Radeon HD 8570 OEM Rebrand is a desktop one.
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