AMD Radeon R7 M445 technical specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R7 M445

Summary

AMD started Radeon R7 M445 sales 15 May 2016. This is a GCN 1.0 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2 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. Its power consumption is at 15-25 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 7.40 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro P6000.

General info

Info on video card type (desktop or notebook), its architecture and sales start time and price.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 1.0
 
Code name
Meso
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 May 2016
 

Technical specs

Quantitative parameters such as shaders number, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly say of video card performance, but to be more precise you have to review it's benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
320
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
780 MHz
 
Boost Clock
920 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
15-25 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
18.4
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
588.8 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on video card compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility). For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus - if the video card is inserted into the slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x8
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on the video card - type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
of 32 (Tesla M10)
Memory bus width
64 Bit
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
4000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
32 GB/s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Shared memory
-
 

API support

APIs supported by video card, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12, Shader 5.0
 
Vulkan
+
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance. Overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
7.40
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
126481.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
9617.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
1455.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
1579.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
2208.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
6872.00
 
 
Passmark
991
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

How good for gaming a particular GPU is. Gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade of the video card.
Overall gaming performance
0.91
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
55.30
 
medium / 1080p
24.10
 
high / 1080p
13.90
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
40.00
 
medium / 768p
28.00
 
high / 1080p
13.00
 
ultra / 1080p
12.00
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
21.00
 
medium / 768p
14.00
 
high / 1080p
7.00
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
low / 720p
23.40
 
medium / 768p
18.60
 
high / 1080p
12.20
 
ultra / 1080p
9.90
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
35.00
 
medium / 768p
28.00
 
high / 1080p
14.00
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
27.00
 
medium / 1080p
12.00
 
high / 1080p
10.00
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
75.30
 
medium / 768p
52.60
 
high / 1080p
23.50
 
ultra / 1080p
14.10
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
29.60
 
medium / 768p
15.10
 
high / 1080p
8.50
 
ultra / 1080p
6.70
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
32.40
 
medium / 768p
24.50
 
high / 1080p
9.60
 
ultra / 1080p
6.70
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
57.00
 
medium / 768p
41.00
 
high / 1080p
17.00
 
ultra / 1080p
16.00
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
low / 720p
30.20
 
medium / 768p
24.10
 
high / 1080p
11.50
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
22.80
 
medium / 1080p
7.90
 
high / 1080p
5.20
 
ultra / 1080p
4.90
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
50.70
 
medium / 768p
43.70
 
high / 1080p
12.20
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
64.40
 
medium / 768p
37.80
 
high / 1080p
20.10
 
ultra / 1080p
13.50
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
30.80
 
medium / 768p
18.20
 
high / 1080p
9.60
 
ultra / 1080p
4.70
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
132.90
 
medium / 768p
66.90
 
high / 1080p
28.80
 
ultra / 1080p
27.40
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
74.30
 
medium / 768p
49.60
 
high / 768p
32.70
 
ultra / 1080p
11.70
 

Relative perfomance

Overall video card performance compared to nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R7 M445 from NVIDIA is GeForce 940M, which is slower by 1%.

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