AMD Radeon HD 8650G: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 8650G

Summary

AMD started Radeon HD 8650G sales 1 May 2013. This is Terascale 3 architecture notebook card based on 32 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 4.63 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon HD 8650G's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Terascale 3
 
Code name
Richland
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
1 May 2013
 

Technical specs

Radeon HD 8650G'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 8650G's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
384
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
533 MHz
 
Boost Clock
720 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
of 12

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 8650G's 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.
Laptop size
medium sized
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 8650G: 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 8650G, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 8650G. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
4.50
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
71794.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
6453.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
834.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
905.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
1433.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
4689.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
10.90
 
 
Passmark
936
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon HD 8650G 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
0.03
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
10.60
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
22.90
 
medium / 768p
13.40
 
Civilization VI (2016)
low / 768p
25.60
 
medium / 768p
11.20
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
14.30
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
17.00
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
12.80
 
medium / 768p
6.50
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
13.40
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
30.30
 
medium / 768p
22.70
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
16.50
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
62.00
 
medium / 768p
37.40
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
21.80
 
medium / 768p
16.80
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
12.20
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
30.80
 
medium / 768p
18.70
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
15.60
 
Far Cry 4 (2014)
low / 768p
24.80
 
medium / 768p
17.70
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
82.00
 
medium / 768p
36.00
 
high / 1080p
19.30
 
ultra / 1080p
16.70
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
27.70
 
medium / 768p
19.95
 
high / 768p
17.10
 
ultra / 1080p
5.60
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
25.45
 
medium / 768p
15.60
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
65.10
 
medium / 768p
34.05
 
high / 768p
22.10
 
ultra / 1080p
9.60
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
39.30
 
medium / 768p
19.05
 
high / 768p
8.70
 
ultra / 1080p
6.50
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
low / 768p
46.80
 
medium / 768p
42.20
 
high / 768p
36.00
 
ultra / 1080p
42.00
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
72.45
 
medium / 768p
49.05
 
high / 768p
42.20
 
ultra / 1080p
26.10
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
38.00
 
medium / 768p
27.80
 
high / 768p
20.45
 
ultra / 1080p
11.90
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
131.30
 
medium / 768p
65.00
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon HD 8650G performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 8650G from NVIDIA is GeForce 9800M GTS, which is faster by 3% and higher by 12 positions in our rating.

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