AMD Radeon HD 8650M: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 8650M


AMD started Radeon HD 8650M sales 7 January 2013. 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 0.71 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon HD 8650M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
Release date
7 January 2013

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.
Core clock speed
650 MHz
Transistor count
900 Million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm

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


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
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
of 8192 (Radeon RX 480)
Memory bus width
64 Bit
of 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Memory clock speed
4500 MHz
Shared memory


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

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 8650M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 11.1, Shader 5.0

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


3DMark Cloud Gate GPU


3DMark Fire Strike Score


3DMark Fire Strike Graphics


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.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 8650M from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 445M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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