AMD Radeon HD 7470M vs HD 6480G
Comparison of Radeon HD 7470M and Radeon HD 6480G architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon HD 7470M and 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 7470M and Radeon HD 6480G's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
750 / 800 MHz
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
6.4 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon HD 7470M and Radeon HD 6480G 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.
PCIe 2.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 7470M and 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
14.4 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 7470M and Radeon HD 6480G.
APIs supported by Radeon HD 7470M and Radeon HD 6480G, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 7470M and Radeon HD 6480G. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
HD 7470M 0.09
HD 6480G 0.09
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
HD 7470M 522 +11.8%
HD 6480G 467
3DMark Vantage Performance
HD 7470M 1740 +10.3%
HD 6480G 1578
HD 7470M 407 +0.2%
HD 6480G 406
Let's see how good Radeon HD 7470M and Radeon HD 6480G are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 7470M
Somewhat newer (7 January 2012 vs 15 June 2011)
Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 6480G
More pipelines (240 vs 160)
Finer manufacturing process technology (32 vs 40 nm)
So, HD 7470M or HD 6480G?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 7470M and AMD Radeon HD 6480G. The differences in performance seem too small.
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