AMD Radeon R7 M445: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R7 M445

Summary

AMD started Radeon R7 M445 sales 15 May 2016. This is GCN 3.0 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 4 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4 GHz are supplied, and together with 64 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 32 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x8 interface. Power consumption is at 15-25 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 4.41 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon R7 M445's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
1.62
 
Architecture
GCN 3.0
 
Code name
Meso
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 May 2016
 
Price now
$744
 
of 10182 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

Radeon R7 M445'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 M445's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
320
 
Core clock speed
920 MHz
 
Boost Clock
920 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,550 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
15-25 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
18.40
 
Floating-point performance
588.8 gflops
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R7 M445'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.
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x8
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R7 M445: 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
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
of 8192 (Radeon RX 480)
Memory bus width
64 Bit
 
of 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Memory clock speed
4000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
32 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon VII)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R7 M445. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R7 M445, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_0)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 
Vulkan
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R7 M445. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

4.41

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

126481

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

9617

3DMark Fire Strike Score

1455

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

1579

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

2208

3DMark Vantage Performance

6872

Passmark

956

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon R7 M445 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.

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon R7 M445 performance compared to its nearest competitors.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R7 M445 from NVIDIA is GeForce 830M, which is slower by 1% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

User rating

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