Graphic cards

AMD logo

Radeon HD 8970M

About AMD Radeon HD 8970M

AMD Radeon HD 8970M 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 850 MHz and 4096 MB (4GB) of memory . It supports DirectX 11.1 and OpenGL 4.4 . This graphic card is used in Mobile devices and can consume up to 100 watts of power .

AMD Radeon HD 8970M logo

Component specifications

Mobile
Used in
AMD
Factory
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
Q2 2014
Launched
4096 MB
Memory
850 MHz
Core Clock
DirectX 11.1
DirectX
OpenGL 4.4
OpenGL
100 W
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Overall Score 31633
Benchmark Score 10006
2D Benchmark Score 800.5
Future Proof 33%

Predicted component performance

29.3 FPS
Average DirectX performance
43.6 FPS
DirectX 9 performance
23.6 FPS
DirectX 10 performance
36 FPS
DirectX 11 performance
13.8 FPS
DirectX 12 performance
2386.4 operations/s
Graphic card computing

Compatible processors

Processors that best works with Radeon HD 8970M on 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution in general tasks.

Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-3612QE

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2012
Launched
BGA1224
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
3.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-1005G1

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2019
Launched
FCBGA1526
Socket
1.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.2 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-3610QE

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2012
Launched
rPGA988B
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-8265UC

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2019
Launched
FCBGA1528
Socket
1.6 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
1.6 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2760QM

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
BGA1224
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-8121U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2018
Launched
2.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2820QM

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2011
Launched
BGA1224
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2920XM

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2011
Launched
FCPGA988
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
55 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 220GE

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2019
Launched
AM4
Socket
3.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-10210Y

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2020
Launched
UTFCBGA1377
Socket
1 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
7 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2860QM

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
BGA1224
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-3612QM

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2012
Launched
PGA988B
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
3.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-3632QM

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2012
Launched
rPGA988B
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
35 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-6300HQ

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2015
Launched
LGA1151
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-3635QM

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2012
Launched
2.4 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2960XM

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2011
Launched
PGA988B
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
55 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-7260U

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
BGA1356
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon Gold 3150U

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
FP5
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2720QM

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2011
Launched
BGA1224
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2710QE

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
PGA988B
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
3 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7660U

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
BGA1356
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-8145UE

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2020
Launched
FCBGA1528
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7567U

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
BGA1356
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
28 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-8109U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2018
Launched
FCBGA1528
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
28 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-6660U

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2018
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2630QM

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2011
Launched
PGA988B
Socket
2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2 GHz
Clock
2.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-8130U

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2018
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-6650U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2015
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-1000NG4

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
BGA1526
Socket
1.1 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
9 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.1 GHz
Clock
3.2 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-7267U

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2017
Launched
BGA1356
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
28 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7500U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2016
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
2.7 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.7 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-7300U

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 3 2200U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2017
Launched
FP5
Socket
2.5 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.5 GHz
Clock
3.4 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7600U

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-7287U

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2018
Launched
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
28 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2670QM

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
PGA988B
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-7560U

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2017
Launched
BGA1356
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-6567U

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2016
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
3.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
28 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.3 GHz
Clock
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-8145U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2018
Launched
FCBGA1528
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
3.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 3 3200U

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2019
Launched
FP5
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-6287U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2017
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
3.1 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
28 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.1 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-2675QM

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2011
Launched
BGA1224
Socket
2.2 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.2 GHz
Clock
3.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
8
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Ryzen 3 3250U

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2020
Launched
FP5
Socket
2.6 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.6 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-7360U

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2017
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
2.3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.3 GHz
Clock
3.6 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i3-10110U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2019
Launched
FCBGA1528
Socket
2.1 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.1 GHz
Clock
4.1 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

Athlon 300U

Mobile
Used in
Q3 2019
Launched
FP5
Socket
2.4 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.4 GHz
Clock
3.3 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
AMD logo AMD logo

A8-7680

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2019
Launched
FM2+
Socket
3.5 GHz
Clock
4
Cores
45 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3.5 GHz
Clock
3.8 GHz
Turbo Clock
4
Cores
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-6260U

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2015
Launched
FCBGA1356
Socket
1.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
15 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
1.8 GHz
Clock
2.9 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i7-4610M

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2014
Launched
FPGA946
Socket
3 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
37 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
3 GHz
Clock
3.7 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
Intel logo Intel logo

Core i5-4330M

Mobile
Used in
Q4 2013
Launched
2.8 GHz
Clock
2
Cores
37 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
2.8 GHz
Clock
3.5 GHz
Turbo Clock
2
Cores
4
Threads
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Average frames per second

AMD Radeon HD 8970M can run games with frames per second ranging from 65.2 FPS up to 197.2 FPS depending on game settings with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings this processor can achieve on average around 65.2 FPS .
  • On high settings this processor can achieve on average around 117.4 FPS .
  • On medium settings this processor can achieve on average around 140.8 FPS .
  • On low settings this processor can achieve on average around 197.2 FPS .

Frames per second calculator

Game Grand Theft Auto V

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

Graphic card AMD Radeon HD 8970M

Number of frames per second for AMD Radeon HD 8970M graphic card in Grand Theft Auto V game with 1920 × 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution. When there isn't bottleneck in configuration, AMD Radeon HD 8970M can achieve from 41.9 FPS up to 190.1 FPS frames per second while running Grand Theft Auto V game on 1920 x 1080 (FHD (1080p)) resolution.

  • On ultra settings AMD Radeon HD 8970M can achieve from 41.9 FPS up to 62.9 FPS , with average around 52.4 FPS .
  • On high settings AMD Radeon HD 8970M can achieve from 75.5 FPS up to 113.2 FPS , with average around 94.3 FPS .
  • On medium settings AMD Radeon HD 8970M can achieve from 90.6 FPS up to 135.8 FPS , with average around 113.2 FPS .
  • On low settings AMD Radeon HD 8970M can achieve from 126.8 FPS up to 190.1 FPS , with average around 158.4 FPS .

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Radeon HD 7970M

Mobile
Used in
Q2 2012
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
850 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
850 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
75 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Q1 2014
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8192 MB
Memory
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130 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Used in
Q2 2013
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PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
797 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
797 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
122 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Used in
Q1 2015
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PCIe 3.0 x16
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4096 MB
Memory
944 MHz
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Memory
60 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Q4 2020
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999 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
999 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
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GeForce GTX 680MX

Mobile
Used in
Q1 2013
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
719 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
719 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
122 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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Radeon R9 M390X

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Used in
Q1 2016
Launched
PCIe 3.0 x16
Motherboard Bus
723 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
723 MHz
Core Clock
4096 MB
Memory
100 W
Thermal Design Power TDP
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