Radeon HD 3470 

Released January, 2008
  • 800 MHz
  • 256 MB GDDR3

The good news is Quick Sync performance remains unaffected, making HD 2500 just as good as the HD 4000 for video transcoding.
by Anand-Lal-Shimpi (May, 2012)
Starcraft 2 performance is borderline at best on the HD 2500.
by Anand-Lal-Shimpi (May, 2012)

Benchmarks Real world tests of the Radeon HD 3470

PassMark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performanceData courtesy Passmark

Radeon HD 3470

Features Key features of the Radeon HD 3470

memory bandwidth Rate at which data can be read from or stored in onboard memory

Radeon HD 3470
15.2 GB/s
Radeon HD 2400
7.92 GB/s
GeForce GT 710
14.4 GB/s

pixel rate Number of pixels a graphics card can render to the screen every second

Radeon HD 3470
3.2 GPixel/s
Radeon HD 2400
1.59 GPixel/s
GeForce GT 710
3.82 GPixel/s

texture rate Speed at which a graphics card can perform texture mapping

Radeon HD 3470
3.2 GTexel/s
GeForce GT 710
15.26 GTexel/s
Radeon HD 2400
1.59 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon HD 3470
GeForce GT 710
366.3 GFLOPS
Radeon HD 2400
31.84 GFLOPS

shading units Subcomponents of the gpu, these run in parallel to enable fast pixel shading

Radeon HD 3470

texture mapping units Built into each gpu, these resize and rotate bitmaps for texturing scenes

Radeon HD 3470

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Power efficient frequency scaling is difficult to attain at higher frequencies.

Specifications Full list of technical specs


GPU brand ATI
GPU name RV620
Market Desktop
Clock speed 800 MHz
Is dual GPU No
Reference card None

raw performance

Shading units 40
Texture mapping units 4
Render output processors 4
Compute units 2
Pixel rate 3.2 GPixel/s
Texture rate 3.2 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 64 GFLOPS


Memory clock speed 950 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 1,900 MHz
Memory bus 64 bit
Memory 256 MB
Memory type GDDR3
Memory bandwidth 15.2 GB/s

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