AMD Radeon R9 A375 vs AMD Radeon HD 8690M

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon R9 A375 and AMD Radeon HD 8690M videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 A375

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 7 year(s) 8 month(s) later
  • Around 16% higher core clock speed: 900 MHz vs 775 MHz
  • Around 19% higher boost clock speed: 925 MHz vs 775 MHz
  • 2242.4x more texture fill rate: 37.00 GTexel/s vs 16.5 GTexel / s
  • Around 67% higher pipelines: 640 vs 384
  • Around 4% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 1024 vs 984
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 2015 vs 1 March 2013
Core clock speed 900 MHz vs 775 MHz
Boost clock speed 925 MHz vs 775 MHz
Texture fill rate 37.00 GTexel/s vs 16.5 GTexel / s
Pipelines 640 vs 384
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 1024 vs 984

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon HD 8690M

  • 3.6x more memory clock speed: 4000 MHz vs 1125 MHz (4500 MHz effective)
  • 3.3x better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 768 vs 232
Specifications (specs)
Memory clock speed 4000 MHz vs 1125 MHz (4500 MHz effective)
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 768 vs 232

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon R9 A375
GPU 2: AMD Radeon HD 8690M

PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
232
768
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1024
984
Name AMD Radeon R9 A375 AMD Radeon HD 8690M
PassMark - G2D Mark 232 768
PassMark - G3D Mark 1024 984
Geekbench - OpenCL 6391
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 1813
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 1813
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3178
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3178
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 1579
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 1579

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon R9 A375 AMD Radeon HD 8690M

Essentials

Architecture GCN 1.0 GCN 1.0
Code name Venus Sun
Launch date 2015 1 March 2013
Place in performance rating 548 501
Type Laptop Desktop
Design AMD Radeon HD 8000M Series

Technical info

Boost clock speed 925 MHz 775 MHz
Compute units 10 6
Core clock speed 900 MHz 775 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 28 nm
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 1184 GFLOPS
Pipelines 640 384
Pixel fill rate 14.80 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 37.00 GTexel/s 16.5 GTexel / s
Transistor count 1500 million 1,040 million
Floating-point performance 528.0 gflops

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x8
Laptop size medium sized

API support

DirectX 12 11
OpenCL 1.2
OpenGL 4.6 4.4
Shader Model 5.1
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2 GB 2 GB
Memory bandwidth 72 GB/s 32 GB / s
Memory bus width 128 bit 64 Bit
Memory clock speed 1125 MHz (4500 MHz effective) 4000 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5
Shared memory 0