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AMD Radeon R2 (Mullins/Beema/Carrizo-L)

AMD Radeon R2 (Mullins/Beema/Carrizo-L)

The AMD Radeon R2 is an integrated DirectX 12 graphics card found in some AMD APUs (for example, E1-6010, E2-6110, and E1 Micro-6200T). It offers 128 shader cores across two Compute Units and is based on the GCN architecture. Clock speeds can be up to 300 MHz on a Mullins APU or 500 MHz on a Beema APU. The GPU does not have dedicated VRAM and will access main system memory (depending on the APU: single-channel DDR3L-1066/1333/1600).

Using its UVD (Unified Video Decoder), the GPU can support the CPU when decoding videos up to 4K. In addition, the chip integrates a specialized video encoder called VCE. Video streams can output via VGA, DVI, HDMI 1.4a and DisplayPort 1.2 to up to two external monitors.

The performance of the Radeon R2 varies greatly between different APUs as there is a very wide range of clock speeds. While the fastest models may reach speeds similar to a Radeon HD 8330, slower versions should offer a performance closer to a Radeon HD 8210. Typically, only older and very undemanding games like World of Warcraft will play fluently at low settings.

ManufacturerAMD
Radeon R Series
Radeon R5 (Beema/Carrizo-L) compare 128 @ 850 MHz64 Bit
Radeon R4 (Beema) compare 128 @ 800 MHz64 Bit
Radeon R3 (Mullins/Beema) compare 128 @ 350 - 686 MHz64 Bit
Radeon R2 (Mullins/Beema/Carrizo-L) 128 @ 300 - 600 MHz64 Bit
Radeon R6 (Mullins) compare 128 @ 500 MHz64 Bit
CodenameBeema/Mullins
ArchitectureGCN 1.1
Pipelines128 - unified
Core Speed300 - 600 (Boost) MHz
Memory Bus Width64 Bit
Shared Memoryyes
DirectXDirectX 12 (FL 12_0), Shader 5.0
technology28 nm
Date of Announcement29.04.2014
CPUGPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
AMD E2-71104 x 1800 MHz, 12-15 W? MHz600 MHz
AMD E2-61104 x 1500 MHz, 15 W? MHz500 MHz
AMD E1 Micro-6200T2 x 1000 MHz, 3.95 W? MHz300 MHz
AMD E1-60102 x 1350 MHz, 10 W260 MHz350 MHz
min. - max.260 - ? MHz300 - 600 MHz

Benchmarks

Performance Rating - 3DMark 11 + Fire Strike + Time Spy
2.4 pt (2%)
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Score 1280x720
min: 1319     avg: 1981     median: 1980.5 (3%)     max: 2642 Points
3DMark - Cloud Gate Standard Graphics 1280x720
min: 2207     avg: 2650     median: 2650 (1%)     max: 3093 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Score 1920x1080
min: 276     avg: 351     median: 350.5 (1%)     max: 425 Points
3DMark - Fire Strike Graphics 1920x1080
min: 295     avg: 373     median: 373 (1%)     max: 451 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Graphics 1280x720
min: 22359     avg: 26820     median: 23669 (3%)     max: 34433 Points
3DMark 11 - Performance 1280x720
min: 371     avg: 495     median: 434.5 (1%)     max: 693 points
3DMark 11 - Performance GPU 1280x720
min: 395     avg: 472     median: 397 (1%)     max: 623 points
3DMark Vantage
P Result 1280x1024 +
P GPU no PhysX 1280x1024 +
3DMark 06 Standard 1280x1024 +
Cinebench R10 Shading 32Bit +
Cinebench R11.5 OpenGL 64Bit +
Cinebench R15
OpenGL 64Bit +
Ref. Match 64Bit +
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 +
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 +
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - Room GPUs-only
min: 37     avg: 51     median: 51 (1%)     max: 65 Samples/s
LuxMark v2.0 64Bit - Sala GPUs-only
min: 71     avg: 89     median: 89 (1%)     max: 107 Samples/s
ComputeMark v2.1 - Normal, Score 1024x600
min: 254     avg: 341     median: 340.5 (1%)     max: 427 Points
- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance

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 detailed information on the benchmark results, click on the fps number.

FIFA 16

FIFA 16

2015
low 1280x720
22.6  fps    + Compare
high 1366x768
14.8  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1366x768
27.7  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
18.8  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1024x768
48.4  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
15  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
low 1024x768
22.4  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
15.6  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
F1 2014

F1 2014

2014
low 1024x768
37  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
26  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Sims 4

Sims 4

2014
low 1024x768
78.7  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
23.7  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
low 1024x768
12.5 55.9 ~ 34 fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
23.5  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1280x720
16.9 19 ~ 18 fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
9.6 10.1 ~ 10 fps    + Compare
high 1366x768
8.9  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1024x768
17.1 30.8 ~ 24 fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
9.8 16.2 ~ 13 fps    + Compare
high 1366x768
12.2  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
low 1024x768
43.6  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
34.5  fps    + Compare
» With all tested laptops playable in detail settings low.
Anno 2070

Anno 2070

2011
low 1024x768
25.2  fps    + Compare
med. 1366x768
11.9  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.
World of Warcraft

World of Warcraft

2005
low 800x600
30.6  fps    + Compare
med. 1024x768
27.8  fps    + Compare
high 1280x1024
7  fps    + Compare
» The benchmarks indicate that the game is not playable in the tested settings.

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Notebook reviews with AMD Radeon R2 (Mullins/Beema/Carrizo-L) graphics card

Acer Aspire E5-722-2611: AMD E2-7110, 17.3", 2.5 kg
  Review » Acer Aspire E5-722-2611 Notebook Review

Lenovo B50-45 (MCD2GGE): AMD E1-6010, 15.6", 2.3 kg
  Review » Lenovo B50-45 (MCD2GGE) Notebook Review

Asus A540YA-DM329T: AMD E2-7110, 15.6", 2 kg
  External Review » Asus A540YA-DM329T

Asus D540YA-XO540T: AMD E1-6010, 15.6", 2 kg
  External Review » Asus D540YA-XO540T

Asus F540YA-XX078T: AMD E1-7010, 15.6", 2 kg
  External Review » Asus F540YA-XX078T

HP 14-an013nr: AMD E2-7110, 14", 1.8 kg
  External Review » HP 14-an013nr

HP 15-ba010nr: AMD E2-7110, 15.6", 2.1 kg
  External Review » HP 15-ba010nr

HP 15-ba023ns: AMD E2-7110, 15.6", 2 kg
  External Review » HP 15-ba023ns

HP 15-bw042ns: unknown, 15.6", 2.1 kg
  External Review » HP 15-bw042ns

HP 17-y018ns: AMD E2-7110, 17.3", 2.7 kg
  External Review » HP 17-y018ns

HP 255 G5-W4M78EA: AMD E2-7110, 15.6", 2 kg
  External Review » HP 255 G5-W4M78EA

HP Compaq 15-h015ng: AMD E1-6010, 15.6", 2.2 kg
  External Review » HP Compaq 15-h015ng

Lenovo Ideapad 110-15ACL-80TJ004XRK: AMD E1-7010, 15.6", 2.6 kg
  External Review » Lenovo Ideapad 110-15ACL-80TJ004XRK

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