AMD Radeon Pro 450 vs Intel Iris Graphics 550

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon Pro 450 and Intel Iris Graphics 550 videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory, Technologies. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon Pro 450

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 1 month(s) later
  • 2.7x more core clock speed: 800 MHz vs 300 MHz
  • 13.3x more pipelines: 640 vs 48
  • 2.1x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 2722 vs 1296
  • Around 86% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 619 vs 332
  • Around 43% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 10984 vs 7680
  • Around 25% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 3347 vs 2675
  • Around 35% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 1744 vs 1288
  • Around 6% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 3344 vs 3157
  • Around 25% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 3347 vs 2675
  • Around 35% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 1744 vs 1288
  • Around 6% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 3344 vs 3157
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 30 October 2016 vs 1 September 2015
Core clock speed 800 MHz vs 300 MHz
Pipelines 640 vs 48
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 2722 vs 1296
PassMark - G2D Mark 619 vs 332
Geekbench - OpenCL 10984 vs 7680
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 3347 vs 2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 1744 vs 1288
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3344 vs 3157
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 3347 vs 2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 1744 vs 1288
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3344 vs 3157

Reasons to consider the Intel Iris Graphics 550

  • 2.3x lower typical power consumption: 15 Watt vs 35 Watt
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt vs 35 Watt

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon Pro 450
GPU 2: Intel Iris Graphics 550

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
2722
1296
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
619
332
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
10984
7680
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3347
2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
1744
1288
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3344
3157
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3347
2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
1744
1288
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3344
3157
Name AMD Radeon Pro 450 Intel Iris Graphics 550
PassMark - G3D Mark 2722 1296
PassMark - G2D Mark 619 332
Geekbench - OpenCL 10984 7680
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 26.707
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 568.609
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 2.409
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 39.784
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 126.562
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 3347 2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 1744 1288
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3344 3157
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 3347 2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 1744 1288
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3344 3157

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon Pro 450 Intel Iris Graphics 550

Essentials

Architecture GCN 4.0 Generation 9.0
Code name Baffin Skylake GT3e
Launch date 30 October 2016 1 September 2015
Place in performance rating 592 830
Type Mobile workstation Laptop

Technical info

Core clock speed 800 MHz 300 MHz
Floating-point performance 1,024 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 14 nm
Pipelines 640 48
Texture fill rate 32 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 35 Watt 15 Watt
Transistor count 3,000 million 189 million
Boost clock speed 1100 MHz

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x8 PCIe 3.0 x1
Laptop size large

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_0) 12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL 4.5 4.6

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2 GB
Memory bandwidth 81.28 GB / s
Memory bus width 128 Bit
Memory clock speed 5080 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 eDRAM
Shared memory 0 1

Technologies

DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
FreeSync
HDMI 2.0
Quick Sync