AMD Radeon R5 M315: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R5 M315

Summary

AMD started Radeon R5 M315 sales 5 May 2015. This is GCN architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 4096 GB of DDR3 memory clocked at 1000 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 3.24 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon R5 M315's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN
 
Code name
Meso
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
5 May 2015
 

Technical specs

Radeon R5 M315'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 M315's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
320
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Compute units
5
 
Core clock speed
970 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,040 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12
Texture fill rate
23.28
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
745.0 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R5 M315'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.
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x8
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R5 M315: 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
4 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
64 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
1000 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 R5 M315.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R5 M315. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
HD3D
+
 
PowerTune
+
 
DualGraphics
+
 
ZeroCore
+
 
Switchable graphics
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R5 M315, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX® 12
 
OpenGL
4.4
 
OpenCL
Not Listed
 
Mantle
+
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R5 M315. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
3.18
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
5040.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
920.00
 
 
Passmark
609
 
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon R5 M315 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R5 M315 from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 420M, which is slower by 4% and lower by 11 positions in our rating.

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