AMD Radeon R5 (Kaveri): specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R5 (Kaveri)


AMD started Radeon R5 (Kaveri) sales 4 June 2014. This is GCN 1.1 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 1.08 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon R5 (Kaveri)'s architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
GCN 1.1
Code name
Release date
4 June 2014

Technical specs

Radeon R5 (Kaveri)'s general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R5 (Kaveri)'s performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
514 MHz
Boost Clock
626 MHz
Transistor count
2410 Million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R5 (Kaveri)'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 R5 (Kaveri): 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 bus width
64/128 Bit
of 5120 (A100 SXM4)
Shared memory

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R5 (Kaveri), sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12 (FL 12_0), Shader 5.0

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R5 (Kaveri). 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


3DMark 11 Performance GPU


3DMark Vantage Performance


Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon R5 (Kaveri) 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 R5 (Kaveri) from NVIDIA is GeForce 8700M GT SLI, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 13 positions in our rating.

User rating

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