AMD Radeon R6 M255DX: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R6 M255DX

Summary

This is GCN architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 4.13 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon R6 M255DX's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN
 
Code name
Jet UL(T) DDR3
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Radeon R6 M255DX'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 M255DX's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
576
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
855 / 514 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R6 M255DX'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 specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R6 M255DX: 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
 
Shared memory
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R6 M255DX. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
AppAcceleration
+
 
Enduro
+
 
Eyefinity
+
 
PowerPlay
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R6 M255DX, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R6 M255DX. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
4.03
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
7172.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
885.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
1114.50
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
2198.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
5008.00
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon R6 M255DX is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.02
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
34.20
 
medium / 768p
21.90
 
high / 768p
16.50
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
66.00
 
medium / 768p
43.40
 
high / 768p
33.60
 
ultra / 1080p
17.50
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
26.00
 
medium / 768p
15.10
 
high / 768p
7.50
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
61.35
 
medium / 768p
40.15
 
high / 768p
31.95
 
ultra / 1080p
20.60
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
37.30
 
medium / 768p
26.40
 
high / 768p
17.30
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon R6 M255DX performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R6 M255DX from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 330M, which is faster by 1% and higher by 3 positions in our rating.

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