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AMD R-200 Series

Radeon R5 235

The Radeon R5 235 is clocked at 775 MHz.

It has an SPU performance of 62.

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AMD Radeon R5 235

help iconCore Speed775 MHzhelp iconTransistor Size40nm
help iconArchitectureTerascale 2 Caicos XThelp iconTexture Mapping Units8
help iconSLI/Crossfire Supportnohelp iconTexture Rate6.2 GTexel/s
help iconIntegratednohelp iconRender Output Units4
help iconRelease Date21 Dec 2013help iconPixel Rate3.1 GPixel/s
help iconRequired Power35Whelp iconDirectX11
help iconMemory1024MBhelp iconShader Model5.0
help iconMemory Speed900MHzhelp iconOpen GL Version4.1
help iconMemory Bus64 Bithelp iconMax Resolution2560x1600
help iconMemory TypeDDR3help iconHDMI Connections1
help iconSPUs160help iconDVI Connections1
help iconSPU Performance62help iconVGA Connections1

Radeon R5 235 compatibility review

Overall, the AMD Radeon R5 235 has poor performance. This should be expected only from older dedicated graphics cards, so this graphics card should definitely be avoided if building a system to power modern applications and games. This graphics card is now over 7 years old, which means it is extremely out of date and is based on very aged technologies. The driver support for the AMD Radeon R5 235 is now fairly poor, so don't count on any new game optimizations. You may also encounter more and more graphical oddities as newer games are released.

At this performance level you would be better off getting a CPU with an integrated GPU, because a dedicated graphics card like the AMD Radeon R5 235 would not be worth the extra investment, and an integrated solution would be much cheaper, produce less heat, and require less power. We would recommend an Intel Iris GPU on one of the latest Intel Haswell processors, such as the Iris Pro Graphics 5200 Desktop, or one of AMD's latest APU Family graphics solutions such as the Radeon HD 8670D.

With an effective SPU count of 62, the AMD Radeon R5 235 processes shading and special graphical effects fairly poorly. The GPU is not too power-hungry at 35 Watts, however.

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Radeon R5 235 Predicted Frames per second

Game name Frames per second
Grand Theft Auto IV 24
Far Cry 3 30
Assassins Creed 3 35
Medium FPS

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