AMD Radeon R9 M275: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R9 M275

Summary

AMD started Radeon R9 M275 sales 28 January 2014 at a recommended price of $799.99. This is GCN 1.0 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 2 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 64 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 0.95 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of Radeon R9 M275's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
0.37
 
Architecture
GCN 1.0
 
Code name
Venus
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
28 January 2014
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$799.99
 
Price now
$700
 
of 10182 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

Radeon R9 M275's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R9 M275's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
640
 
Core clock speed
925 MHz
 
Boost Clock
925 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,500 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Texture fill rate
37.00
 
Floating-point performance
1,184 gflops
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R9 M275'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
large
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M275: 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
2 GB
 
of 8192 (Radeon RX 480)
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Memory clock speed
4000 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
64 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon VII)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 M275.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R9 M275, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (11_1)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M275. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

0.95

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

145646

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

11459

3DMark Fire Strike Score

1603

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

1885

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

3261

Passmark

1114

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M275. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
122 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon R9 M275 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 R9 M275 performance compared to its nearest competitors.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R9 M275 from NVIDIA is GeForce GT 650M, which is faster by 2% and higher by 5 positions in our rating.

User rating

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