AMD Radeon HD 8670M: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon HD 8670M

Summary

AMD started Radeon HD 8670M sales 1 March 2013. This is GCN 1.0 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 1 GB of DDR3 memory clocked at 1.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 64 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 14.4 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x8 interface.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 3.01 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon HD 8670M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 1.0
 
Code name
Mars
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
1 March 2013
 

Technical specs

Radeon HD 8670M'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 8670M'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
775 MHz
 
Boost Clock
825 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,040 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12
Texture fill rate
19.80
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
633.6 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 8670M'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
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x8
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 8670M: 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
DDR3
 
Maximum RAM amount
1 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
64 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
1800 MHz
 
of 11408 (TITAN Xp)
Memory bandwidth
14.4 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 8670M.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 8670M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11.1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 8670M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
2.95
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
4840.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
767.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
829.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
1396.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
4077.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
9.40
 
 
Passmark
513
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
1010
 
 

Mining hashrate

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon HD 8670M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
72 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon HD 8670M 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
0.02
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
95.16
At recommended settings
86.13
New games support
44
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
150.10
 
medium / 768p
42.90
 
high / 1080p
17.00
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
33.60
 
medium / 768p
24.80
 
high / 768p
17.10
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
19.20
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
52.90
 
medium / 768p
27.55
 
high / 768p
17.70
 
ultra / 1080p
6.00
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
51.20
 
medium / 768p
24.80
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
52.00
 
medium / 768p
36.00
 
high / 768p
29.00
 
ultra / 1080p
17.00
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
39.80
 
medium / 768p
26.20
 
high / 768p
17.40
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
239.50
 
medium / 768p
72.00
 
high / 1024p
21.50
 
ultra / 1080p
9.50
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon HD 8670M performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon HD 8670M from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 130M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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