AMD Radeon HD 8570D

AMD Radeon HD 8570D

The AMD Radeon HD 8570D is a processor graphics card in the desktop Richland A8 series of APUs from AMD (e.g. A8-6600K). It is the second fastest model of its family and is based on the VLIW4 architecture of the Radeon HD 6900 desktop series. Compared to the faster HD 8670D, the 8570D features much less shader cores (384 vs. 256 cores). The graphics card features no dedicated graphics memory and thus depends on the speed and size of the system memory.

The performance of the Radeon HD 8570D differs depending on the benchmark. In synthetic benchmarks like 3DMark 11, final scores suggest better gaming performance when in practice the frame rates are slightly lower. In our gaming tests the HD 8570D was similar to the fastest Trinity desktop model, the Radeon HD 7660D, which features more shader cores at lower clock speeds. Demanding games like Crysis 3 are therefore only playable in low details and resolutions (see below).

The integrated UVD3 video decoder (Avivo HD) allows full decoding of Multi-View Codec (MVC), MPEG-4 Part 2 (DivX, xVid), MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 and Adobe Flash HD videos.

The shader cores of the chip can also be used for general computing via OpenCL or DirectCompute 11.

ManufacturerAMD
Radeon HD 8000D Series

Radeon HD 8670D

384 @ 844MHz? Bit
Radeon HD 8570D 256 @ 844MHz? Bit

Radeon HD 8470D

128 @ 800MHz? Bit
CodenameRichland
ArchitectureTerascale 3
Pipelines256 - unified
Core Speed *844 MHz
Shader Speed *844 MHz
Shared Memoryyes
DirectXDirectX 11, Shader 5.0
technology32 nm
Notebook Sizelarge
Date of Announcement26.09.2012
* The specified clock rates are only guidelines for the manufacturer and can be altered by them.

Benchmarks

Cinebench R15 - OpenGL 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 35.08      avg: 35.1 (30%)     median: 35.1 (30%)     max: 35.08 Points
Cinebench R15 - Ref. Match 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 98      avg: 98 (98%)     median: 98 (98%)     max: 98 Points
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 98      avg: 98 (15%)     median: 98 (15%)     max: 98 fps
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7 - T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16
0% 100%
min: 56      avg: 56 (93%)     median: 56 (93%)     max: 56 fps
3DMark (2013) - Ice Storm Standard Graphics 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 67786      avg: 67786 (20%)     median: 67786 (20%)     max: 67786 Points
3DMark (2013) - Cloud Gate Standard Graphics 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 7096      avg: 7096 (9%)     median: 7096 (9%)     max: 7096 Points
3DMark (2013) - Fire Strike Standard Graphics 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 918      avg: 918 (8%)     median: 918 (8%)     max: 918 Points
3DMark (2013) - Ice Storm Extreme Graphics 1920x1080
0% 100%
min: 43937      avg: 43937 (19%)     median: 43937 (19%)     max: 43937 Points
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - Sala Scene, OpenCL GPUs-only
0% 100%
min: 173      avg: 173 (7%)     median: 173 (7%)     max: 173 Samples/s
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - Room Scene, OpenCL GPUs-only
0% 100%
min: 84      avg: 84 (5%)     median: 84 (5%)     max: 84 Samples/s
3DMark 11 - Performance 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 1314      avg: 1314 (10%)     median: 1314 (10%)     max: 1314 points
3DMark 11 - Performance GPU 1280x720
0% 100%
min: 1181      avg: 1181 (7%)     median: 1181 (7%)     max: 1181 points
3DMark Vantage - P Result no PhysX 1280x1024
0% 100%
min: 5288      avg: 5288 (14%)     median: 5288 (14%)     max: 5288 Points
3DMark Vantage - P GPU no PhysX 1280x1024
0% 100%
min: 4523      avg: 4523 (10%)     median: 4523 (10%)     max: 4523 Points
3DMark 06
0% 100%
min: 8921      avg: 8921 (30%)     median: 8921 (30%)     max: 8921 Points
3DMark 05 - Standard 1024x768
0% 100%
min: 15998      avg: 15998 (43%)     median: 15998 (43%)     max: 15998 Points
Cinebench R11.5 - OpenGL 64Bit
0% 100%
min: 35      avg: 35 (32%)     median: 35 (32%)     max: 35 Points
Cinebench R10 - Shading 32Bit
0% 100%
min: 7473      avg: 7473 (64%)     median: 7473 (64%)     max: 7473 Points
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card

Game Benchmarks

The following benchmarks stem from our benchmarks of review laptops. The performance depends on the used graphics memory, clock rate, processor, system settings, drivers, and operating systems. So the results don't have to be representative for all laptops with this GPU. For detailled information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

AssassinĀ“s Creed IV: Black Flag
low:
34.8  fps      Compare
med.:
25.4  fps      Compare
high:
12.8  fps      Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
X-Plane 10.25
low:
54.5  fps      Compare
med.:
26  fps      Compare
high:
11.3  fps      Compare
ultra:
7.6  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Need for Speed: Rivals
low:
30  fps      Compare
med.:
23  fps      Compare
high:
18  fps      Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
Battlefield 4
low:
37  fps      Compare
med.:
26.5  fps      Compare
high:
17.8  fps      Compare
ultra:
6.2  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Batman: Arkham Origins
low:
64  fps      Compare
med.:
37  fps      Compare
high:
21  fps      Compare
ultra:
10  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings med..
F1 2013
F1 2013 (2013)
low:
94  fps      Compare
med.:
54  fps      Compare
high:
35  fps      Compare
ultra:
20  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings med..
Fifa 14
Fifa 14 (2013)
high:
140  fps      Compare
ultra:
84  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings ultra.
Total War: Rome II
low:
55  fps      Compare
med.:
43  fps      Compare
high:
32.8  fps      Compare
ultra:
6.4  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings med..
Saints Row IV
low:
36  fps      Compare
med.:
30.3  fps      Compare
high:
15.4  fps      Compare
ultra:
8.5  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified
low:
48  fps      Compare
med.:
26.6  fps      Compare
high:
11.5  fps      Compare
ultra:
6.4  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Splinter Cell: Blacklist
low:
49  fps      Compare
med.:
34.3  fps      Compare
high:
11  fps      Compare
ultra:
6  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Dota 2
Dota 2 (2013)
med.:
50  fps      Compare
ultra:
21.2  fps      Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings med..
Company of Heroes 2
low:
22.9  fps      Compare
med.:
17.2  fps      Compare
high:
9  fps      Compare
ultra:
3.7  fps      Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
GRID 2
GRID 2 (2013)
low:
106.4  fps      Compare
med.:
60.1  fps      Compare
high: