ATI Radeon HD 5670: Direct3D 11 and OpenGL 3.2 for the Masses



ATI Radeon HD 5670


AMD has released today the Radeon HD 5670 (codenamed Redwood), the first member of its new line of mainstream graphics cards (HD 5600 series). In short, Radeon HD 5670 performance is between NVIDIA GeForce GTS 240 and ATI Radeon HD 4770. And to compare with HD 5000 series, the HD 5670 is slightly less than half of a HD 5770 in performance.

ATI Radeon HD 5000 series
AMD’s Evergreen family

ATI Radeon HD 5670
The HD 5670 does not require an external power.

Radeon HD 5670 main features

  • GPU: Redwood @ 775MHz / 40nm
  • Shader cores (or stream processors): 400 or 5 SIMD engines
  • Memory: 512MB/1024MB GDDR5 @ 1000MHz 128-bit
  • Texture units: 20
  • Color ROPs: 8
  • Z / stencil ROPs: 32
  • TDP: 61W (idle=14W)
  • 3D APIs: OpenGL 3.2 and Direct3D 11
  • GPU Computing: OpenCL and DirectCompute
  • CrossFire support via PCI Express bus
  • Price: around $120 US

ATI Radeon HD 5670 GPU-Z

FurMark 1.7.0 performance test:

ATI Radeon HD 5670 - FurMark test

Unigine Direct3D 11 performance test:

ATI Radeon HD 5670 - Unigine DXD11 test

Temperature test with FurMark: up to 74°C (idle=42°C)

ATI Radeon HD 5670 - Temperature test with FurMark

Power consumption with FurMark: 226W-152W = 76W

ATI Radeon HD 5670 - Temperature test with FurMark

Reviews

MSI Radeon HD 5670
MSI Radeon HD 5670 – source



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  3. ZimZim

    Wanted to see if I could replace an old GeForce 6600 with the Radeon 5670 without worrying about the power consumption ?

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