Radeon RX 560 vs HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)

Radeon RX 560
Memory: 4096Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 1 Apr 2017
Radeon RX 560
HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 1 Feb 2011
HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)

Summary

Reasons to consider Radeon RX 560

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

Reasons to consider HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)


Radeon RX 560

HWBench recommends Radeon RX 560

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon RX 560HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
GPU NameBaffin (Baffin XT)vsSandy Bridge GT2 ()
Fab Process14 nmvs32 nm
Die Size123 mm²vs216 mm²
Transistors3,000 millionvs189 million
Shaders1024vs12
Compute Units16vs0
Core clock1090 MHzvs850 MHz
ROPs16vs2
TMUs64vs2

Memory Configuration

Radeon RX 560HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
Memory TypeGDDR5vsSystem Shared
Bus Width128 bitvsSystem Shared
Memory Speed1750 MHz
7000 MHz effective
vsSystem Shared
Memory Size4096 Mbvs0 Mb

Additional details

Radeon RX 560HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
TDP75 wattsvs0 watts
Release Date1 Apr 2017vs1 Feb 2011

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon RX 560
    19.20 GP/s
  • HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
    1.70 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon RX 560
    76.80 GT/s
  • HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
    1.70 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon RX 560
    112.00 GB/s
  • HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
    0.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon RX 560
    2457.60 GFLOPs
  • HD Graphics 3000 (Sandy Bridge GT2)
    20.40 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better