AMD Radeon HD 8650M: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 8650M

Summary

This is GCN architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 2 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4.5 GHz are supplied.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 2.26 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of Radeon HD 8650M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Radeon HD 8650M'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 8650M'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
650 MHz
 
Transistor count
900 Million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 7

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 8650M'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

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 8650M: 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
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
Memory bus width
64 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
4500 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon HD 8650M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Enduro
+
 
PCIe 3.0
+
 
PowerPlay 7.0
+
 
Zero Core
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 8650M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11.1
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 8650M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

2.26

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

7500

3DMark Fire Strike Score

920

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

1050

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon HD 8650M is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

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

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 8650M from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 740M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 12 positions in our rating.

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