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AMD announces HD 6500M and 6300M mobile graphics processors

6000 series hits the mobile segment

By Don Lynn on Nov 29, 2010 at 10:55 pm CST - 0 mins, 50 secs reading time

With the launch of the 6000 series of desktop cards well underway, it's about time that the mobile segment got a little love. That love has arrived with AMD's announcement of the Radeon HD 6500M and Radeon HD 6300M mobile GPUs.

AMD announces HD 6500M and 6300M mobile graphics processors |

Both GPUs boast DX11 compatibility, Shader Model 5.0, DirectCompute 11, and HDR texture compression support as standard along with a programmable hardware tessellation unit. OpenGL 4.1 and OpenCL 1.1 support is also included as well as support for ATI's dynamic switchable graphics technology for alternating between low-power integrated graphics and high-performance dedicated graphics.

The 6500M is the premium GPU with 400 stream processors, 20 texture units, 32 Z/stencil ROP units and eight color ROP units, the engine is clocked at 500MHz to 650MHz while the GDDR5 or DDR3 memory is clocked at 900MHz.

The 6300M is a more budget friendly option, sporting 320 stream processors, eight texture units, 16 Z/stencil ROP units and four color ROP units. The engine is clocked at 500MHz to 750MHz, the memory clock at 800MHz to 900MHz.

Last updated: Nov 29, 2019 at 03:31 pm CST



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