AMD Radeon R7 M460: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R7 M460

Summary

AMD started Radeon R7 M460 sales 15 May 2016. This is GCN 3.0 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 2 GB of DDR3 memory clocked at 1.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 64 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 14.4 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x8 interface.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 2.65 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN RTX.

General info

Of Radeon R7 M460's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 3.0
 
Code name
Meso
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 May 2016
 

Technical specs

Radeon R7 M460'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 M460's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
384
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
984 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1125 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,550 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Texture fill rate
27 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
864.0 gflops
 
of 2918.4 (GRID K340)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R7 M460'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 M460: 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
 
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
Memory bus width
64 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
1800 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
14.4 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R7 M460.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R7 M460, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 
Vulkan
+
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R7 M460. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

2.65

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

105142

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

6081

3DMark Fire Strike Score

1054

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

1177

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

2139

3DMark Vantage Performance

5304

Passmark

1161

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon R7 M460 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 M460 performance compared to its nearest competitors.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R7 M460 from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 650M, which is faster by 6% and higher by 5 positions in our rating.

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