AMD Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge): specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge)

Summary

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 12-45 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 4.12 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge)'s architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 1.2/2.0
 
Code name
Bristol Ridge
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge)'s general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge)'s performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
512
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Boost Clock
900 MHz
 
Transistor count
2410 Million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
12-45 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge)'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 R7 (Bristol Ridge): 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 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge), sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (FL 12_0)
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge). Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
3.96
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
52245.50
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
5311.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
866.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
1013.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
1852.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
5568.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
13.90
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge) 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
0.07
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
94.52
At recommended settings
85.48
New games support
43
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
13.10
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
11.90
 
medium / 1080p
5.30
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
low / 720p
13.80
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
34.30
 
medium / 1080p
12.20
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
23.30
 
medium / 768p
16.70
 
high / 1080p
8.30
 
Civilization VI (2016)
low / 768p
30.50
 
medium / 768p
14.60
 
high / 1080p
7.60
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
12.75
 
medium / 768p
9.30
 
high / 1080p
6.40
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
low / 720p
11.00
 
medium / 768p
8.80
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
15.00
 
medium / 1080p
9.00
 
high / 1080p
8.00
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
21.10
 
medium / 768p
12.80
 
high / 1080p
7.00
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
17.40
 
medium / 768p
10.60
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
34.00
 
medium / 768p
30.30
 
high / 1080p
10.50
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
18.40
 
medium / 1080p
6.90
 
high / 1080p
4.90
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
47.90
 
high / 1080p
16.00
 
ultra / 1080p
13.90
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
41.50
 
medium / 768p
38.10
 
high / 1080p
10.00
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
16.00
 
medium / 768p
13.20
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
47.10
 
medium / 768p
20.80
 
high / 1080p
14.70
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
12.95
 
medium / 768p
8.40
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
122.30
 
medium / 768p
44.80
 
high / 1080p
23.20
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
30.75
 
medium / 768p
21.75
 
high / 768p
14.45
 
ultra / 1080p
5.60
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
64.50
 
medium / 768p
33.35
 
high / 768p
24.50
 
ultra / 1080p
11.70
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
70.00
 
medium / 768p
54.60
 
high / 768p
45.50
 
ultra / 1080p
41.30
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
28.00
 
medium / 768p
19.00
 
high / 768p
13.00
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge) performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R7 (Bristol Ridge) from NVIDIA is GeForce 9800M GS, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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