AMD Radeon R7 (Kaveri): specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R7 (Kaveri)

Summary

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 3.73 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of Radeon R7 (Kaveri)'s architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 1.1
 
Code name
Kaveri
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
n/d
 

Technical specs

Radeon R7 (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 R7 (Kaveri)'s performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
512
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
553 MHz
 
Boost Clock
686 MHz
 
Transistor count
2410 Million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R7 (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
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R7 (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 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
+
 

API support

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

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R7 (Kaveri). Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
3.63
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
6544.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
1039.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
851.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
1734.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
4483.00
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon R7 (Kaveri) 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
0.09
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
96.77
At recommended settings
88.06
New games support
47
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)
low / 720p
7.20
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
low / 720p
20.40
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
48.20
 
medium / 1080p
20.90
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
13.90
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
15.60
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
22.30
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
10.00
 
medium / 1080p
5.00
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
45.50
 
medium / 768p
35.90
 
high / 1080p
16.70
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
25.80
 
medium / 768p
16.60
 
high / 1080p
8.10
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
low / 720p
17.80
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
19.20
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
39.00
 
medium / 768p
28.60
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
23.60
 
medium / 768p
16.40
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
18.40
 
high / 1080p
11.30
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
55.00
 
high / 1080p
17.10
 
ultra / 1080p
13.60
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
23.30
 
medium / 768p
15.90
 
high / 1080p
8.40
 
Far Cry 4 (2014)
low / 768p
23.70
 
medium / 768p
16.90
 
high / 1080p
9.60
 
ultra / 1080p
6.60
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
94.30
 
medium / 768p
40.10
 
high / 1080p
23.10
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
19.90
 
medium / 768p
17.00
 
high / 768p
6.20
 
ultra / 1080p
4.90
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
29.20
 
medium / 768p
17.40
 
high / 768p
12.30
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
65.35
 
medium / 768p
35.35
 
high / 768p
23.90
 
ultra / 1080p
14.20
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
59.80
 
medium / 768p
42.20
 
high / 768p
36.60
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
36.00
 
medium / 768p
29.10
 
high / 768p
21.40
 

Relative perfomance

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

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R7 (Kaveri) from NVIDIA is GeForce GTS 350M, which is slower by 1% and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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