Radeon HD 8950M 

First seen on June, 2013
  • 700 MHz
  • 2 GB GDDR5

Features Key features of the Radeon HD 8950M

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

Radeon HD 8950M
64 GB/s
GeForce GTX 780M
160 GB/s
Radeon HD 8970M
153.6 GB/s

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

Radeon HD 8950M
11.2 GPixel/s
Radeon HD 8970M
28.8 GPixel/s
GeForce GTX 780M
25.5 GPixel/s

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

Radeon HD 8950M
39.2 GTexel/s
GeForce GTX 780M
102 GTexel/s
Radeon HD 8970M
72 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon HD 8950M
1,254 GFLOPS
GeForce GTX 780M
2,448 GFLOPS
Radeon HD 8970M
2,304 GFLOPS

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

Radeon HD 8950M

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

Radeon HD 8950M

Specifications Full list of technical specs


GPU brand AMD
GPU name Saturn
Market Laptop
Clock speed 700 MHz
Is dual GPU No
Reference card None

raw performance

Shading units 896
Texture mapping units 56
Render output processors 16
Compute units 16
Pixel rate 11.2 GPixel/s
Texture rate 39.2 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 1,254 GFLOPS


Memory clock speed 1,000 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 4,000 MHz
Memory bus 128 bit
Memory 2,048 MB
Memory type GDDR5
Memory bandwidth 64 GB/s
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