AMD RX-216GD processor review

AMD RX-216GD

RX-216GD processor released by AMD; release date: 21 October 2015. The processor is designed for embedded-computers and based on Merlin Falcon microarchitecture.

CPU is locked to prevent overclocking. Total number of cores - 2, threads - 2. Maximum CPU clock speed - 3000 MHz. Manufacturing process technology - 28 nm. Cache size: L1 - 160 KB, L2 - 1 MB.

Supported memory types: DDR3-1600, DDR4-1600.

Supported socket types: BGA (FP4). Power consumption (TDP): 15 Watt.

The processor has integrated graphics Radeon R5 series.

Benchmarks

GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
9047 Frames
745 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Car Chase Offscreen
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
9047.000 Fps
745.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
6399 Frames
430 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
Manhattan
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
6399.000 Fps
430.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
15492 Frames
1121 Frames
GFXBench 4.0
T-Rex
Top 1 CPU
This CPU
15492.000 Fps
1121.000 Fps
Name Value
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 745 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen 745.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 430 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan 430.000 Fps
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 1121 Frames
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex 1121.000 Fps

Integrated graphics – AMD Radeon R5 Graphics

Technical info

Boost clock speed 800 MHz
Core clock speed 200 MHz
Floating-point performance 388.1 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm
Pipelines 256
Texture fill rate 12.13 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt
Transistor count 2,410 million

Games performance

Dirt Rally 2.0 (2019)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
30.90 fps9.90 fps

Metro Exodus (2019)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
8.40 fps4.30 fps

Far Cry New Dawn (2019)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
6.00 fps2.00 fps

Apex Legends (2019)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
15.40 fps7.00 fps

Just Cause 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
12.30 fps7.00 fps

Darksiders III (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
22.50 fps11.80 fps

Farming Simulator 19 (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
39.00 fps14.00 fps

Hitman 2 (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
7.40 fps3.50 fps

Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
10.00 fps4.00 fps

Forza Horizon 4 (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
13.00 fps5.00 fps

Shadow of the Tomb Raider (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
13.00 fps4.00 fps

F1 2018 (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
12.00 fps12.00 fps

Monster Hunter World (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
4.00 fps1.00 fps

Far Cry 5 (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
4.00 fps1.00 fps

X-Plane 11.11 (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
13.70 fps9.40 fps

Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
7.50 fps3.00 fps

Final Fantasy XV Benchmark (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
8.10 fps4.30 fps

Fortnite (2018)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
28.00 fps7.00 fps

Destiny 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x720
10.00 fps

ELEX (2017)

Low, 1280x720
6.00 fps

The Evil Within 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x720
6.00 fps

Middle-earth: Shadow of War (2017)

Low, 1280x720
8.00 fps

FIFA 18 (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
42.60 fps19.40 fps

Ark Survival Evolved (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
15.00 fps6.20 fps

F1 2017 (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080High, 1920x1080
18.00 fps13.00 fps10.00 fps

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)

Low, 1280x720
12.10 fps

Team Fortress 2 (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768
35.20 fps32.80 fps

Dirt 4 (2017)

Low, 1280x720
32.80 fps

Rocket League (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080High, 1920x1080
44.60 fps22.75 fps16.30 fps

Prey (2017)

Low, 1280x720
21.50 fps

Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)

Low, 1280x720
12.20 fps

Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
10.90 fps5.20 fps

For Honor (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
19.90 fps7.30 fps

Resident Evil 7 (2017)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1920x1080
28.60 fps13.20 fps

Farming Simulator 17 (2016)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768
53.40 fps36.10 fps

Civilization VI (2016)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768
29.40 fps12.10 fps

Overwatch (2016)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768
30.40 fps24.60 fps

Ashes of the Singularity (2016)

Low, 1280x768
7.00 fps

Hitman 2016 (2016)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768
4.00 fps2.00 fps

The Division (2016)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768
18.20 fps11.30 fps

Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768
17.03 fps10.70 fps

Rainbow Six Siege (2015)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768
26.90 fps21.60 fps

World of Warships (2015)

Low, 1366x768Medium, 1366x768
37.70 fps28.80 fps

Dota 2 Reborn (2015)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768
34.15 fps21.20 fps

The Witcher 3 (2015)

Low, 1024x768
9.00 fps

Dirt Rally (2015)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768
59.70 fps22.00 fps

Dragon Age: Inquisition (2014)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768
19.30 fps14.80 fps

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare (2014)

Low, 1024x768
12.00 fps

Alien: Isolation (2014)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768
24.15 fps15.60 fps

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor (2014)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1344x756
19.15 fps12.40 fps

Sims 4 (2014)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768
111.90 fps34.30 fps

Wolfenstein: The New Order (2014)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1280x720
17.40 fps13.90 fps

Thief (2014)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
9.90 fps6.80 fps5.70 fps

X-Plane 10.25 (2013)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
27.65 fps15.45 fps7.75 fps

Battlefield 4 (2013)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
16.50 fps12.00 fps9.20 fps

Total War: Rome II (2013)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
27.00 fps20.30 fps17.10 fps

Company of Heroes 2 (2013)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
13.00 fps10.00 fps5.00 fps

Metro: Last Light (2013)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
13.95 fps10.60 fps6.45 fps

BioShock Infinite (2013)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768Ultra, 1920x1080
40.12 fps23.32 fps18.60 fps3.75 fps

StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (2013)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
75.30 fps28.30 fps17.60 fps

Tomb Raider (2013)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
46.53 fps24.40 fps17.47 fps

Diablo III (2012)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
50.70 fps34.55 fps27.70 fps

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)

Low, 1280x720Medium, 1366x768High, 1366x768
30.05 fps20.35 fps14.15 fps

Deus Ex Human Revolution (2011)

Low, 1024x768High, 1366x768
52.65 fps25.65 fps

StarCraft 2 (2010)

Low, 1024x768Medium, 1360x768High, 1360x768Ultra, 1920x1080
81.40 fps24.30 fps18.60 fps12.40 fps

World of Warcraft (2005)

Low, 800x600Medium, 1024x768
82.60 fps43.70 fps

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture codename Merlin Falcon
Family AMD R-Series
Launch date 21 October 2015
Place in performance rating 2045
Processor Number RX-216GD
Vertical segment Embedded

Performance

64 bit support
Base frequency 1600 MHz
Die size 1073 mm2
L1 cache 160 KB
L2 cache 1 MB
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm
Maximum frequency 3000 MHz
Number of cores 2
Number of threads 2

Memory

ECC memory support
Max memory channels 2
Maximum memory bandwidth 25.6 GB/s
Supported memory types DDR3-1600, DDR4-1600

Graphics

Graphics base frequency 800 MHz
Number of pipelines 256
Processor graphics Radeon R5 series
Unified Video Decoder (UVD)
Video Codec Engine (VCE)

Graphics interfaces

DisplayPort
DVI
eDP
HDMI
Number of displays supported 3

Graphics API support

DirectX 12
OpenGL 4.4

Compatibility

Configurable TDP 12-15 Watt
Package Size micro-BGA
Sockets supported BGA (FP4)
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt

Peripherals

PCI Express revision 3.0
UART
USB revision 3.0

Advanced Technologies

Enhanced Virus Protection (EVP)
Fused Multiply-Add 3 (FMA3)
Fused Multiply-Add 4 (FMA4)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions (AVX)
Intel® Advanced Vector Extensions 2 (AVX2)
Intel® AES New Instructions

Virtualization

AMD Virtualization (AMD-V™)