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Gaming Performance Comparison

Recommended System Requirements
Game HD i5 6500T Radeon HD 4650
Cyberpunk 2077 725% 1020%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 661% 934%
Watch Dogs Legion 703% 990%
Genshin Impact 732% 1030%
FIFA 21 320% 470%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 747% 1050%
eFootball PES 2021 320% 470%
Microsoft Flight Simulator 636% 900%
Marvel's Avengers 688% 970%
Mafia: Definitive Edition 1093% 1520%

In terms of overall gaming performance, the graphical capabilities of the Intel HD i5 6500T are significantly better than the AMD Radeon HD 4650.

The Radeon HD 4650 has a 250 MHz higher core clock speed and 16 more Texture Mapping Units than the HD i5 6500T. This results in the Radeon HD 4650 providing 13.6 GTexel/s better texturing performance. This still holds weight but shader performance is generally more relevant, particularly since both of these GPUs support at least DirectX 10.

The Radeon HD 4650 has a 250 MHz higher core clock speed than the HD i5 6500T and the same number of Render Output Units. This results in the Radeon HD 4650 providing 2 GPixel/s better pixeling performance. However, both GPUs support DirectX 9 or above, and pixeling performance is only really relevant when comparing older cards.

The HD i5 6500T was released over three years more recently than the Radeon HD 4650, and so the HD i5 6500T is likely to have far better driver support, meaning it will be much more optimized and ultimately superior to the Radeon HD 4650 when running the latest games.

The Radeon HD 4650 has 512 MB video memory, but the HD i5 6500T does not have an entry, so the two GPUs cannot be reliably compared in this area.

The HD i5 6500T has 24 Shader Processing Units and the Radeon HD 4650 has 320. However, the actual shader performance of the HD i5 6500T is 211 and the actual shader performance of the Radeon HD 4650 is 125. The HD i5 6500T having 86 better shader performance and an altogether better performance when taking into account other relevant data means that the HD i5 6500T delivers a marginally smoother and more efficient experience when processing graphical data than the Radeon HD 4650.

The HD i5 6500T transistor size technology is 41 nm (nanometers) smaller than the Radeon HD 4650. This means that the HD i5 6500T is expected to run much cooler and achieve higher clock frequencies than the Radeon HD 4650.

The HD i5 6500T requires 35 Watts to run and the Radeon HD 4650 requires 48 Watts. We would recommend a PSU with at least 300 Watts for the HD i5 6500T and a PSU with at least 400 Watts for the Radeon HD 4650. The Radeon HD 4650 requires 13 Watts more than the HD i5 6500T to run. The difference is not significant enough for the Radeon HD 4650 to have a noticeably larger impact on your yearly electricity bills than the HD i5 6500T.

Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GPU Architecture

Core Speed350 MHzvs600 MHz
Boost Clock1100 MHzvs-
ArchitectureSkylake GT2-R0R700 RV730PRO
OC Potential None vs Fair
Driver Support Great vs -
Release Date01 Sep 2015vs01 Sep 2008
GPU LinkGD LinkGD Link
Approved
Comparison

Resolution Performance

1366x768
6.3
green tick vs -
1600x900
4.8
green tick vs
3.9
1920x1080
3.3
green tick vs
2.7
2560x1440
2.3
green tick vs
1.8
3840x2160
1.6
green tick vs
1.3

GPU Memory

MemoryN/Avs512 MB
Memory Speed1067 MHzvs400 MHz
Memory Bus128 Bitvs128 Bit
Memory TypeDDR4vsDDR2
Memory Bandwidth34.1GB/secvs12.8GB/sec
L2 Cache 1024 KB green tick vs -
Delta Color Compression no vs no
Memory Performance 0% green tick vs green tick 0%
Comparison

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units24vs320
Actual Shader Performance10%vs6%
Technology14nmvs55nm
Texture Mapping Units16vs32
Texture Rate5.6 GTexel/svs19.2 GTexel/s
Render Output Units8vs8
Pixel Rate2.8 GPixel/svs4.8 GPixel/s
Comparison

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH)4096x2160vs2560x1600
VGA Connections0vs0
DVI Connections0vs2
HDMI Connections0vs0
DisplayPort Connections0vs-
Comparison

GPU Power Requirements

Max Power35 Wattsvs48 Watts
Recommended PSU300 Watts & 20 Ampsvs400 Watts & 24 Amps

GPU Features

DirectX12.1vs10.1
Shader Model5.0vs4.1
Open GL4.4vs3.0
Open CL-vs-
Notebook GPUnono
SLI/Crossfirenovsyes
Dedicatednovsyes
Comparison

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended ProcessorIntel Core i5-6500T 2.5GHzvsIntel Core 2 Duo E4700 2.6GHz
Recommended RAM4 GBvs4 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution1366x768vs1280x720

Gaming Performance Value

Performance Value

GPU Mini Review

Mini ReviewOverview
Intel HD i5 6500T is the specific version of Intel HD Graphics 530 Desktop that is integrated in the Core i5-6500T Processor.

Architecture
The Skylake Core includes support for DirectX 12.1, OpenCL 2.0 and OpenGL 4.4. Additionally, it also supports DDR4 Memory.

GPU
It equips a GPU Codenamed GT2-R0 which offers 24 Shader Processing Units, 16 TMUs and 8 ROPs. The Central Unit Initially Runs at 350MHz and goes up to 1100MHz, in Turbo Mode.

Memory
The GPU Shares the System's RAM which varies from laptop to laptop. Typically, the GPU reserves 1.7GB. Depending on whether or not the system's RAM is Dual-Channeled, it can access either a 64-bit or 128-bit memory interface. The operating memory clock also depends on the at which speed the System's RAM is running and is limited by the highest operating speed that the Processor supports. In this case, it is 1067MHz.
It is then obvious the Memory Bandwidth depends on a lot of factors and thus this Graphics Card performance may vary heavily from system to system.

Performance
Gaming benchmarks put its performance almost on level with a dedicated GeForce 920M.

System Suggestions
Intel HD i5 6500T is best suited for resolutions up to and including 1366x768. We recommend a Decent Processor and 4GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.
The Radeon R730pro is the engineering codename for a graphics processing unit series released by AMD Graphics Product Group, sold under the ATI brand. The foundation chip, codenamed RV770, was announced and demonstrated on June 16, 2008 as part of the FireStream 9250 and Cinema 2.0 initiative launch media event, with official release of the HD4800 series on June 25, 2008. Other variants include enthusiast-oriented RV790, mainstream product RV730, RV740 and entry-level RV710.
Recommended CPU
Possible GPU Upgrades
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GPU Variants
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