AMD Radeon R6 (Carrizo): specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R6 (Carrizo)

Summary

AMD started Radeon R6 (Carrizo) sales 4 June 2015. This is GCN 1.2/2.0 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

Power consumption is at 12-35 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 0.59 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon R6 (Carrizo)'s architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 1.2 / 2.0
 
Code name
Carrizo
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
4 June 2015
 

Technical specs

Radeon R6 (Carrizo)'s general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R6 (Carrizo)'s performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
384
 
Boost Clock
800 MHz
 
Transistor count
2410 Million
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
12-35 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R6 (Carrizo)'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
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R6 (Carrizo): 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 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Shared memory
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R6 (Carrizo), sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12 (FL 12_0)
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R6 (Carrizo). Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

0.59

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

53703

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

4717

3DMark Fire Strike Score

842

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

909

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

1438

3DMark Vantage Performance

4830

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon R6 (Carrizo) 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 R6 (Carrizo) from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 445M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

User rating

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