AMD Radeon R5 240

AMD Radeon R5 240 Benchmark

AMD Radeon R5 240 GPU benchmark and specs - 2 GB AMD Graphics card rating. How good is the Radeon R5 240 for gaming?

GPU Benchmark Score

2 %
Bad score from 4 samples
Medium uncertainty
Performance
Bad
Ranking
377th of 531
Popularity
115th of 531
Samples
4 benchmarks

GPU benchmarks

Here are the performance results of this graphics card in both the hardwareDB Benchmark and other benchmark utilities. Synthetic tests are an estimation of real-world performance using consistent and repeatable benchmarks.

hardwareDB Benchmark

All tests were performed at 1920 x 1080 resolution

Flux Core

Volumetric ray casting test, a computationally expensive method of rendering high-quality scenes

11 FPS average
7 FPS 10% low
6 FPS 1% low

Electron

Randomly generated noise sphere test

7 FPS average
7 FPS 10% low
6 FPS 1% low

City

Procedurally generated city scene with voxel rendering

10 FPS average
7 FPS 10% low
5 FPS 1% low

Clouds

Real-time noise calculation and ray marching test

3 FPS average
3 FPS 10% low
1 FPS 1% low

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Alternative benchmarks

Here are some benchmark results using alternative testing software

Geekbench (OpenCL)

Geekbench (OpenCL)

OpenCL compute benchmark

5,055
Geekbench (Vulkan)

Geekbench (Vulkan)

Vulkan compute benchmark

4,874

Compare these benchmarks and specs using our GPU Comparison Tool

GPU Comparison

The AMD Radeon R5 240 compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more GPUs with our GPU Comparison Tool.

AMD Radeon R5 240
2 %
Intel HD 530
2 %
Intel HD 4600
2 %
Intel HD 4400
1 %
AMD Radeon HD 7000
0 %
Intel HD 2000
0 %
AMD Radeon HD 8490
0 %

Specifications

Core Clock 730 MHz
Memory Size 2 GiB
TDP 50 W
DirectX Support 11.2
OpenGL Support 4.4

AMD Radeon R5 240

The Radeon R5 240 is a GPU from AMD. This chip has a bad gaming score at 2% in our GPU benchmark.

The Radeon R5 240 has 2 GiB of memory. More memory is beneficial when gaming at high resolutions as the memory needs to store the frame buffer and all the game textures. If you run out of memory, you will experience poor performance as the GPU needs to swap data in and out of the memory as it is used.

In terms of clock speed, the Radeon R5 240 GPU core runs at a frequency of 730 MHz. The clock runs at a speed called the clock speed. It dictates the number of updates per second that the GPU can process. Overclocking a chip, which means increasing the clock speed will improve the performance. However, thermals and power efficiency may be diminished.

As for rendering API support, the Radeon R5 240 supports up to DirectX 11.2. In addition, in cross-platform titles, OpenGL 4.4 features are supported. Higher level APIs such as DirectX 12 give more control to the game developer and can allow them to improve the graphics and performance.

Power and thermals for the AMD Radeon R5 240 are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 50 watts. This measures the amount of heat the GPU produces when running at 100%. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's a good estimate.

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