AMD Radeon Pro 555 vs Intel UHD Graphics 630

AMD Radeon Pro 555
Intel UHD Graphics 630

General info

Comparison of Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Polaris
 
Intel Gen. 9.5
Code name
Polaris 21
 
Kaby-Lake-H-GT2
Type
Mobile workstation
 
Desktop
Release date
5 June 2017
 
5 August 2015

Technical specs

Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
768
 
24
Core clock speed
855 MHz
 
300 MHz
Boost Clock
n/d
 
1150 MHz
Transistor count
3,000 million
 
189 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
15 Watt
Texture fill rate
40.8 GTexel / s
 
28.8 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
1,306 gflops
 
460.8 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility). 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
large
 
n/d
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x8
 
PCIe 3.0 x1
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630: 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
 
n/d
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
n/d
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
64 / 128 Bit
Memory clock speed
5080 MHz
 
n/d
Memory bandwidth
81.6 GB / s
 
n/d
Shared memory
-
 
+

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
+
 
-
Quick Sync
n/d
 
+
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
+
 
n/d
HDMI 2.0
+
 
n/d

API support

APIs supported by Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12
 
DirectX 12 (FL 12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

Pro 555 13.01 +350.2%
UHD Graphics 630 2.89

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

Pro 555 217690 +104.7%
UHD Graphics 630 106362

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

Pro 555 22624 +127.6%
UHD Graphics 630 9940

3DMark Fire Strike Score

Pro 555 3430 +207.6%
UHD Graphics 630 1115

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

Pro 555 3721 +207.3%
UHD Graphics 630 1211

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

Pro 555 5185 +192.3%
UHD Graphics 630 1774

Unigine Heaven 3.0

Pro 555 42 +121.1%
UHD Graphics 630 19

Passmark

Pro 555 3140 +163.4%
UHD Graphics 630 1192

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon Pro 555

350.2% faster (about 4.5 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (5 June 2017 vs 5 August 2015)
Wider memory bus (128 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (768 vs 24)
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
HDMI 2.0
AMD FreeSync
FreeSync

Advantages of Intel UHD Graphics 630

Less power hungry (15 vs 75 watts)
Quick Sync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)

So, Pro 555 or UHD Graphics 630?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon Pro 555.
Be aware that Radeon Pro 555 is a mobile workstation card while UHD Graphics 630 is a desktop one.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon Pro 555 and UHD Graphics 630, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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