AMD Radeon HD 8970M technical specs and benchmarks
AMD started Radeon HD 8970M sales 15 May 2013. This is a GCN architecture desktop card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 4 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 153.6 GB/s.
Compatibility-wise, this is MXM Module card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Its power consumption is at 100 Watt.
It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 19.89 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro P6000.