AMD Radeon HD 8310G vs ATI 8500 LE

AMD Radeon HD 8310G
ATI Radeon 8500 LE

General info

Comparison of Radeon HD 8310G and Radeon 8500 LE architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
not rated
Architecture
n/d
 
Rage 7
Code name
Trinity
 
R200
Type
Laptop
 
Desktop
Release date
23 May 2013
 
4 February 2002

Technical specs

Radeon HD 8310G and Radeon 8500 LE'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 8310G and Radeon 8500 LE's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
128
 
n/d
Core clock speed
424 MHz
 
250 MHz
Boost Clock
554 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
n/d
 
60 million
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
150 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
n/d
 
23 Watt
Texture fill rate
n/d
 
2 GTexel / s

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 8310G and Radeon 8500 LE 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
 
AGP 4x
Supplementary power connectors
n/d
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 8310G and Radeon 8500 LE: 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
 
DDR
Maximum RAM amount
n/d
 
64 MB
Memory bus width
n/d
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
n/d
 
500 MHz
Memory bandwidth
n/d
 
8 GB / s
Shared memory
+
 
n/d

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 8310G and Radeon 8500 LE.
Display Connectors
n/d
 
1x DVI, 1x VGA, 1x S-Video

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 8310G and Radeon 8500 LE, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 
8.1
OpenGL
n/d
 
1.4

Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 8310G

Much newer (23 May 2013 vs 4 February 2002)
Finer manufacturing process technology (32 vs 150 nm)

Advantages of ATI Radeon 8500 LE

We are unaware of any advantages of ATI Radeon 8500 LE over AMD Radeon HD 8310G.

So, HD 8310G or 8500 LE?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 8310G and ATI Radeon 8500 LE. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon HD 8310G is a notebook card while Radeon 8500 LE is a desktop one.
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