AMD Radeon R9 M295X: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon R9 M295X

Summary

AMD started Radeon R9 M295X sales 23 November 2014. This is GCN 3.0 architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. of Not Listed memory clocked at are supplied, and together with memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 160.0 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via MXM-B (3.0) interface. Power consumption is at 250 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 24.10 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000.

General info

Of Radeon R9 M295X's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 3.0
 
Code name
Amethyst
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
23 November 2014
 

Technical specs

Radeon R9 M295X'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 M295X's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2048
 
Core clock speed
723 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
5,000 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
250 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
92.54 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
2,961 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R9 M295X'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
 
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
MXM-B (3.0)
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M295X: 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
Not Listed
 
Memory bandwidth
160.0 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 M295X.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 M295X. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
+
 
HD3D
+
 
PowerTune
+
 
DualGraphics
+
 
ZeroCore
+
 
Switchable graphics
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R9 M295X, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
Not Listed
 
OpenGL
4.4
 
of 4.6
OpenCL
Not Listed
 
Mantle
+
 

Video card benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M295X. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

24.10

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

38132

3DMark Fire Strike Score

5941

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

6591

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

8851

3DMark Vantage Performance

29972

Passmark

5150

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M295X. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
392 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good Radeon R9 M295X 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.
Fortnite

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

R9 M295X
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on Radeon R9 M295X.

low / 768p
94
 
medium / 768p
63
 
high / 1080p
37
 
ultra / 1080p
17
 
4k / 2160p
14
 

Dragon Age: Inquisition

2014

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Dragon Age: Inquisition official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dragon Age: Inquisition on Radeon R9 M295X.

low / 768p
98
 
medium / 768p
48
 
high / 1080p
44
 
ultra / 1080p
33
 

Far Cry 4

2014

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Far Cry 4 official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 4 on Radeon R9 M295X.

low / 768p
68
 
medium / 768p
70
 
high / 1080p
46
 
ultra / 1080p
39
 

Sims 4

2014

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Sims 4 official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Sims 4 on Radeon R9 M295X.

low / 768p
173
 
medium / 768p
94
 
high / 1080p
66
 
ultra / 1080p
60
 

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on Radeon R9 M295X.

low / 768p
105
 
medium / 768p
93
 
high / 768p
89
 
ultra / 1080p
40
 
4k / 2160p
22
 

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on Radeon R9 M295X.

low / 768p
125
 
medium / 768p
85
 
high / 768p
60
 
ultra / 1080p
31
 

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

R9 M295X
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on Radeon R9 M295X.

low / 768p
277
 
medium / 768p
173
 
high / 768p
111
 
ultra / 1080p
61
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon R9 M295X performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon R9 M295X from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, which is slower by 10% and lower by 10 positions in our rating.

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