AMD Radeon R9 M375 vs 530

AMD Radeon R9 M375
AMD Radeon 530

General info

Comparison of Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN 1.0
 
GCN
Code name
Tropo
 
Meso
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
5 May 2015
 
18 April 2017

Technical specs

Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530'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 M375 and Radeon 530's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
640
 
384
Compute units
10
 
n/d
Core clock speed
1000 MHz
 
1024 MHz
Boost Clock
1015 MHz
 
n/d
Transistor count
1,500 million
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
n/d
 
50 Watt
Texture fill rate
40.6 GTexel / s
 
24.5 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
1,299 gflops
 
784.1 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530 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
medium sized
 
n/d
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
n/d
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x8
Supplementary power connectors
n/d
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530: 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
 
DDR3 / GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
64 Bit
Memory clock speed
1100 MHz
 
2250 MHz
Memory bandwidth
28.8 GB / s
 
28.8 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA
Eyefinity
+
 
-

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
AppAcceleration
+
 
-
Enduro
+
 
-
FreeSync
+
 
-
HD3D
+
 
-
PowerTune
+
 
-
DualGraphics
+
 
-
ZeroCore
+
 
-
Switchable graphics
+
 
-

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX® 12
 
12
OpenGL
4.4
 
4.5
OpenCL
Not Listed
 
n/d
Vulkan
+
 
+
Mantle
+
 
-

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

R9 M375 6.44 +2.7%
530 6.27

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

R9 M375 8466 +8.6%
530 7794

3DMark Fire Strike Score

R9 M375 1514 +15.8%
530 1307

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

R9 M375 1667 +14.6%
530 1454

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

R9 M375 3314 +42.6%
530 2324

3DMark Vantage Performance

R9 M375 8275 +30.6%
530 6338

Passmark

R9 M375 1239 +2.7%
530 1206

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
143 Mh/s
 
n/d

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon R9 M375 and Radeon 530 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M375

2.7% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (128 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (640 vs 384)
DirectX 12 (FL 11_1)
OpenGL 4.3 (Open Graphics Library - an API for 3D graphics and GPUs usage)
Vulkan?
PowerTune (dynamically increases AMD GPU's voltage and frequency while there's still enough temperature headroom. Similar to NVIDIA GPU Boost)
Enduro (saves battery charge by automatically switching between an integrated and discrete AMD GPU depending on workload. Similar to NVIDIA Optimus)
App Acceleration
Eyefinity (allows using several displays with an AMD GPU)
AppAcceleration
FreeSync
HD3D
DualGraphics
ZeroCore
Switchable graphics

Advantages of AMD Radeon 530

Much newer (18 April 2017 vs 5 May 2015)
DirectX 12
OpenGL
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

So, R9 M375 or 530?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon R9 M375 and AMD Radeon 530. The differences in performance seem too small.
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