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AMD Saturn

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AMD's Saturn GPU uses the GCN 2.0 architecture and is made using a 28 nm production process at TSMC. With a die size of 160 mm² and a transistor count of 2,080 million it is a small chip. Saturn supports DirectX 12.0 (Feature Level 12_0). It features 896 shading units, 56 texture mapping units and 16 ROPs.
Further reading: Sea Islands Instruction Set Architecture

Graphics Processor

GPU Name
Saturn
Architecture
GCN 2.0
Foundry
TSMC
Process Size
28 nm
Transistors
2,080 million
Density
13.0M / mm²
Die Size
160 mm²
Released
May 14th, 2013

Graphics Features

DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
OpenGL
4.6
OpenCL
2.0
Vulkan
1.1.101
Shader Model
6.3
Compute
GFX7
ROCm
No

Render Config

Shading Units
896
TMUs
56
ROPs
16
Compute Units
14
Z-Stencil
64
ACEs
2
GEs
2
L1 Cache
16 KB per CU
L2 Cache
256 KB
Max. TDP
100 W

All GCN 2.0 GPUs

Graphics cards using the AMD Saturn GPU

Name Chip Memory Shaders TMUs ROPs GPU Clock Memory Clock
AMD FirePro M6100 Saturn XT GL 2 GB 768 48 16 1075 MHz 1375 MHz
AMD Radeon R9 M280X Saturn XT 4 GB 896 56 16 900 MHz 1375 MHz
AMD Radeon R9 M270X Saturn PRO 2 GB 768 48 16 900 MHz 1375 MHz
AMD FirePro W6170M Saturn XT GL 2 GB 768 48 16 1075 MHz 1375 MHz
AMD Radeon E8870 Saturn PRO 4 GB 768 48 16 1000 MHz 1500 MHz
AMD FirePro W6150M Saturn XT GL 4 GB 768 48 16 1075 MHz 1375 MHz
AMD Radeon R9 M280X Saturn XT 2 GB 896 56 16 1000 MHz 1500 MHz
AMD Radeon HD 8950M Saturn XT 2 GB 768 48 16 1075 MHz 1375 MHz

Saturn GPU Notes

Architecture Codename: Sea Islands
Chip Variant: Bonaire
CLRX Version: GCN 1.1
Graphics/Compute: GFX7 (gfx704)
Display Core Engine: 8.2
Unified Video Decoder: 4.2
Video Compression Engine: 2.0