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Radeon R9 255

About AMD Radeon R9 255

AMD Radeon R9 255 is graphic card manufactured by AMD and launched in Q2 2014 . It's using PCIe 3.0 x16 bus type. It has core clock of 900 MHz and 2048 MB (2GB) of memory . It supports DirectX 12 and OpenGL 4.4 . This graphic card is used in Desktop devices .

AMD Radeon R9 255 logo

Component specifications

Desktop
Used in
AMD
Factory
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
Q2 2014
Launched
2048 MB
Memory
900 MHz
Core Clock
DirectX 12
DirectX
OpenGL 4.4
OpenGL
Overall Score 19404
Benchmark Score 3765
2D Benchmark Score 394
Future Proof 33%

Component performance

11.8 FPS
Average DirectX performance
25.2 FPS
DirectX 9 performance
4 FPS
DirectX 10 performance
10.1 FPS
DirectX 11 performance
8 FPS
DirectX 12 performance
716 operations/s
Graphic card computing

Compatible processors

Processors that best works with Radeon R9 255 on 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution in general tasks.

AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X2 245

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2009
Launched
AM2+
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E8200

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Celeron G530

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
LGA1155
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E6850

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

E2-3200

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2011
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A4-3300

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2011
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E7300

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X2 215

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2009
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium E5400

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 7750

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2+
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium Extreme Edition 965

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
PLGA775
Socket
3.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E6700

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2010
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 64 FX-62

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
125 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Extreme X6800

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
PLGA775
Socket
2.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
75 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.9 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E7200

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E8300

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 64 X2 6400+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
AM2
Socket
3.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
125 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X2 240e

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2009
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-3229Y

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2013
Launched
BGA1023
Socket
1.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
13 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E6750

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E7400

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X2 220

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium E6300

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium E5500

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2010
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X2 240

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2009
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X2 B22

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2010
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A4-3420

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2012
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 7850

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
AM2+
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Atom E3845

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2014
Launched
FCBGA1170
Socket
1.9 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
10 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.9 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom X3 8550

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
3
Cores
95 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3
Cores
3
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon II X2 235e

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2009
Launched
AM3
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A4-3400

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
FM1
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Phenom 8250e

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2009
Launched
940
Socket
1.9 GHz
Clock
3
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.9 GHz
Clock
3
Cores
3
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium E5700

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2010
Launched
LGA775
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium G630T

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2011
Launched
LGA1155
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 5200B

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 5050e

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Celeron E3200

Desktop
Used in
Q3 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 64 X2 5200+

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Pentium E2220

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Celeron E3400

Desktop
Used in
Q1 2010
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 5000B

Desktop
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core2 Duo E4600

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2008
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 5200

Desktop
Used in
Q4 2010
Launched
AM2
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
75 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon W3503

Server
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
LGA1366
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon 5160

Server
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA771
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
80 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon 3060

Server
Used in
Q3 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon 3070

Server
Used in
Q2 2010
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon 5140

Server
Used in
Q1 2009
Launched
LGA771
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Xeon 3065

Server
Used in
Q2 2009
Launched
LGA775
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
65 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
2
Threads
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Average frames per second

AMD Radeon R9 255 can run games with frames per second ranging from 33.4 FPS up to 101.1 FPS depending on game settings with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings this processor can achieve on average around 33.4 FPS .
  • On high settings this processor can achieve on average around 60.2 FPS .
  • On medium settings this processor can achieve on average around 72.2 FPS .
  • On low settings this processor can achieve on average around 101.1 FPS .

Frames per second calculator

Game Grand Theft Auto V

Screen Resolution 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p))

Graphic card AMD Radeon R9 255

Number of frames per second for AMD Radeon R9 255 graphic card in Grand Theft Auto V game with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution. When there isn't bottleneck in configuration, AMD Radeon R9 255 can achieve from 24.6 FPS up to 113.1 FPS frames per second while running Grand Theft Auto V game on 1920 x 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings AMD Radeon R9 255 can achieve from 24.6 FPS up to 37.4 FPS , with average around 31.0 FPS .
  • On high settings AMD Radeon R9 255 can achieve from 44.3 FPS up to 67.3 FPS , with average around 55.8 FPS .
  • On medium settings AMD Radeon R9 255 can achieve from 53.2 FPS up to 80.8 FPS , with average around 67.0 FPS .
  • On low settings AMD Radeon R9 255 can achieve from 74.5 FPS up to 113.1 FPS , with average around 93.8 FPS .

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