Radeon_HD_8450_(OEM)
AMD Radeon HD 8450 (OEM)

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How well can the Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) run games
15 Sep 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Based on current gaming requirements the Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) is considered one of the weakest cards and wont meet modern AAA game specs. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 11.

How many years will the Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) in your PC? Its upgrade time for the Radeon HD 8450 (OEM), assuming you are a modern day gamer.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon HD 8450 (OEM)? If you are thinking of upgrading this graphics card then we would currently suggest the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB. This PC hardware upgrade performs 3033% better and can run 833 of today’s 1000 most demanding PC games. Alternatively if you want an upgrade suggestion for the Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) then a good choice would be R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB as this is better than 769 of the top 1000 most demanding game requirements with 2456% better performance as well.
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The Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) is released on 08 Jan 2013

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GPU
Architecture
Terascale 2 Caicos PRO
Process
40nm
TMUs
8
Texture Rate
5 GTexel/s
ROPs
4
Pixel Rate
3 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units
160
Driver Support
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Compatibility
Direct X
DX 11.0
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.3
Resolution (WxH)
2560x1600
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
512 MB
Memory Speed
533 MHz
Memory Bus
64 Bit
Memory Type
DDR3
Memory Bandwidth
8.5GB/sec
L2 Cache
128KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
1
DVI Connection
1
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
625 MHz
Power
Max Power
18 Watts
PSU
300 Watt & 20 Amps
Power Connector
None
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
2 GB
Best Resolution
1024 x 768
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) is an OEM only, entry-level Graphics Card based on the second revision of the Terascale Architecture.


Architecture
The Second variant of the Terascale 2 Architecture is still manufactured with a 40nm technology and despite allowing more Stream Cores, their design remains more or less the same compared to the first variant.


GPU
It equips a GPU codenamed Caicos PRO which has 2 Compute Units activated and thus offers 160 Shader Processing Units, 8 TMUs and 4 ROPs. The Central Unit Operates at 625MHz.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 512MB frame buffer of GDDR3, through a 64-bit memory interface. The memory clock operates at 533MHz. The size of the frame buffer is adequate.


Features
DirectX 11.0 Support (11.0 Hardware Default) and support for HD3D, Eyefinity, App Acceleration, PowerPlay and other technologies.


Cooling Solution
The Cooling Solution consists of a Single-Fan.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 18W, it requires at least a 300W PSU and it relies entirely on the PCI Slot for power, meaning no extra connectors are required.


Performance
Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) is a Direct Rebrand of Radeon HD 6450 v2 and performs exactly like it.
Gaming benchmarks put its performance around of a GeForce GT 420.


System Suggestions
We recommend a modest processor (Intel Celeron) and 2GB of RAM for a system with Radeon HD 8450 (OEM).


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Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
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Graphics Card
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RAM
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Radeon HD 8450 (OEM) Extras
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