AMD Radeon RX 560 Mobile: specs and benchmarks

AMD Radeon RX 560 Mobile

Summary

AMD started Radeon RX 560 Mobile sales 5 January 2017 at a recommended price of $99.99. This is GCN 4.0 architecture notebook card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 4 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 6 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 96 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via MXM-B (3.0) interface. Power consumption is at 55 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 20.22 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN V.

General info

Of Radeon RX 560 Mobile's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Perfomance to price
70.09
 
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
Code name
Baffin
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
5 January 2017
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$99.99
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price
$114.99
 
of 4095.95 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

Radeon RX 560 Mobile's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon RX 560 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1024
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
1000 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1053 MHz
 
Transistor count
3,000 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
55 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
76.93
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
2,462 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 560 Mobile'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
MXM-B (3.0)
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 560 Mobile: 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
4 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
6000 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
96 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 560 Mobile.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX 560 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
+
 
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
+
 
HDMI 2.0
+
 

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 560 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 560 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
20.38
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
36528
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
4899
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
5738
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
8329
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good Radeon RX 560 Mobile is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.89
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
low / 720p
63
 
medium / 1080p
35
 
high / 1080p
30
 
ultra / 1080p
27
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
151
 
medium / 1080p
87
 
high / 1080p
63
 
ultra / 1080p
50
 
4k / 2160p
36
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
53
 
medium / 1080p
33
 
high / 1080p
28
 
ultra / 1080p
21
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
36
 
medium / 1080p
23
 
high / 1080p
19
 
ultra / 1080p
9
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
107
 
medium / 1080p
48
 
high / 1080p
44
 
ultra / 1080p
36
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
low / 720p
108
 
medium / 1080p
49
 
high / 1080p
45
 
ultra / 1080p
13
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
low / 720p
70
 
medium / 1080p
47
 
high / 1080p
43
 
ultra / 1080p
17
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
79
 
medium / 768p
63
 
high / 1080p
37
 
ultra / 1080p
29
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
39
 
medium / 768p
61
 
high / 1080p
22
 
ultra / 1080p
15
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
224
 
medium / 768p
176
 
high / 1080p
95
 
ultra / 1080p
48
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
62
 
medium / 768p
50
 
high / 1080p
33
 
ultra / 1080p
26
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
100
 
medium / 768p
64
 
high / 1080p
35
 
ultra / 1080p
20
 

Relative perfomance

Overall Radeon RX 560 Mobile performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

NVIDIA equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to Radeon RX 560 Mobile from NVIDIA is GeForce GTX 580M SLI, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

Choose a GPU

Compare GPUs

Compare Radeon RX 560 Mobile with others

Other GPUs

Advices and comments

Here you can ask a question about Radeon RX 560 Mobile, agree or disagree with our judgements, or report an error or mismatch.