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AMD Radeon E9550 MXM

Graphics Processor
Ellesmere
Cores
2304
TMUs
144
ROPs
32
Memory Size
8 GB
Memory Type
GDDR5
Bus Width
256 bit
The Radeon E9550 MXM is a graphics card by AMD, launched in September 2016. Built on the 14 nm process, and based on the Ellesmere graphics processor, in its Ellesmere XT variant, the card supports DirectX 12.0. The Ellesmere graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 232 mm² and 5,700 million transistors. It features 2304 shading units, 144 texture mapping units and 32 ROPs. AMD has placed 8,192 MB GDDR5 memory on the card, which are connected using a 256-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 1120 MHz, which can be boosted up to 1266 MHz, memory is running at 1250 MHz.
Being a mxm module card, the AMD Radeon E9550 MXM does not require any additional power connector, its power draw is rated at 95 W maximum. Display outputs include: 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name
Ellesmere
GPU Variant
Ellesmere XT
Architecture
GCN 4.0
Foundry
TSMC
Process Size
14 nm
Transistors
5,700 million
Die Size
232 mm²

Graphics Card

Release Date
Sep 27th, 2016
Generation
Embedded
(9000)
Production
Active
Bus Interface
MXM-B (3.0)

Relative Performance

2%
GeForce 210
3%
GeForce 9400 GT
3%
Radeon HD 4550
4%
Radeon HD 5450
5%
Radeon HD 6450
5%
GeForce GT 520
7%
GeForce GT 220
9%
GeForce GT 430
9%
Radeon HD 5570
9%
Radeon HD 4670
10%
GeForce GT 440
10%
GeForce GT 240
12%
GeForce 9600 GT
12%
Radeon HD 5670
13%
GeForce GT 640
14%
GeForce 9800 GT
14%
Radeon HD 6670
15%
Radeon HD 4830
16%
Radeon HD 4770
17%
Radeon HD 4850
17%
GeForce GTS 250
17%
GeForce GTS 450
18%
Radeon HD 5750
21%
Radeon HD 7750
21%
Radeon HD 5770
21%
GeForce GTX 260
21%
Radeon HD 4870
21%
Radeon Vega 8
22%
GeForce GTX 550 Ti
22%
GeForce GTX 650
23%
Radeon HD 5830
24%
Radeon HD 6790
25%
Radeon HD 4890
26%
GeForce GTX 460
26%
Radeon RX Vega 11
26%
GeForce GT 1030
26%
GeForce GTX 275
26%
Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition
26%
GeForce GTX 280
27%
GeForce GTX 465
28%
Radeon HD 6850
29%
GeForce GTX 285
31%
Radeon HD 5850
32%
Radeon HD 7790
32%
GeForce GTX 650 Ti
33%
Radeon RX 550
33%
GeForce GTX 470
34%
Radeon HD 6870
36%
Radeon HD 5870
38%
GeForce GTX 560 Ti
38%
Radeon HD 4870 X2
38%
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
39%
Radeon HD 6950
40%
GeForce GTX 295
40%
GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost
41%
Radeon HD 7850
41%
GeForce GTX 480
43%
Radeon HD 6970
44%
Radeon R7 265
45%
Radeon RX 460
45%
Radeon R7 370
45%
GeForce GTX 660
45%
GeForce GTX 570
46%
Radeon RX 560
49%
GeForce GTX 950
49%
Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition
50%
Radeon R9 270X
51%
GeForce GTX 660 Ti
51%
GeForce GTX 580
52%
GeForce GTX 1050
52%
Radeon HD 7950
53%
Radeon HD 5970
54%
GeForce GTX 760
59%
GeForce GTX 670
60%
GeForce GTX 960
62%
Radeon R9 380
62%
Radeon R9 285
63%
Radeon HD 7970
63%
GeForce GTX 680
65%
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
66%
GeForce GTX 770
68%
Radeon HD 6990
70%
Radeon R9 280X
70%
GeForce GTX 590
71%
Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition
78%
GeForce GTX 780
81%
GeForce GTX 1650
86%
Radeon RX 470
87%
Radeon R9 290
93%
Radeon R9 390
94%
Radeon R9 290X
95%
GeForce GTX 970
96%
GeForce GTX TITAN
97%
Radeon RX 570
97%
GeForce GTX 780 Ti
99%
Radeon R9 390X
99%
Radeon HD 7990
100%
Radeon RX 480
100%
Radeon E9550 MXM
100%
GeForce GTX 690
106%
Radeon RX 580
108%
GeForce GTX 980
109%
GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB
109%
Radeon R9 FURY
110%
Radeon RX 590
120%
Radeon R9 295X2
122%
Radeon R9 FURY X
125%
GeForce GTX 980 Ti
134%
GeForce GTX TITAN X
140%
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
141%
GeForce GTX 1070
147%
Radeon RX Vega 56
160%
GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
164%
Radeon RX Vega 64
164%
GeForce RTX 2060
168%
GeForce GTX 1080
193%
Radeon VII
193%
GeForce RTX 2070
202%
TITAN X Pascal
208%
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
224%
GeForce RTX 2080
259%
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080
Performance estimated based on architecture, shader count and clocks.

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock
1120 MHz
Boost Clock
1266 MHz
Memory Clock
1250 MHz
5000 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size
8 GB
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bus
256 bit
Bandwidth
160.0 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units
2304
TMUs
144
ROPs
32
Compute Units
36
L1 Cache
16 KB (per CU)
L2 Cache
2 MB

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Rate
40.51 GPixel/s
Texture Rate
182.3 GTexel/s
FP16 (half) performance
5.834 TFLOPS (1:1)
FP32 (float) performance
5.834 TFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance
364.6 GFLOPS (1:16)

Board Design

Slot Width
MXM Module
TDP
95 W
Outputs
1x HDMI
3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors
None

Graphics Features

DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
OpenGL
4.6
OpenCL
2.0
Vulkan
1.1.101
Shader Model
6.4

Ellesmere GPU Notes

Architecture Codename: Arctic Islands
Codename: Polaris 10 (Cozumel / Hawaii Refresh)
CLRX Version: GCN 1.2
Graphics/Compute: GFX8 (gfx803)
Display Core Engine: 11.2
Unified Video Decoder: 6.3
Video Compression Engine: 3.4