AMD Radeon HD 8280: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 8280

Summary

This is GCN architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 1.96 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon HD 8280's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN
 
Code name
Temash
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Radeon HD 8280'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 8280's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
128
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
450 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 8280: 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 8280, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11.1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 8280. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
1.93
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
30102.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
2515.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
303.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
328.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
496.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
2576.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
265.57
 
 
Passmark
320
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon HD 8280 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
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
15.90
 
medium / 768p
11.70
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
12.60
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
25.10
 
medium / 768p
12.40
 
high / 768p
8.70
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
15.80
 
medium / 768p
7.80
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
31.10
 
medium / 768p
19.80
 
high / 768p
16.00
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
18.10
 
medium / 768p
12.90
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
67.30
 
medium / 768p
37.80
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon HD 8280 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 8280 from NVIDIA is GeForce 8700M GT SLI, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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