Intel HD 520 vs AMD Radeon R6 – Grand Theft Auto V


Comparing the performance of Intel HD 520 (Skylake) to AMD Radeon R6 (Carrizo) in Grand Theft Auto V.

The AMD A10-8700P with Radeon R6 graphics exhibited superior performance in the early stages of the test, but the later parts of the test with AI characters and vehicles saw the Intel Core i7-6500U with HD 520 graphics give considerably higher frame rates.

Test systems

Intel HD 520:

ASUS X555UA-DM059T laptop
Intel Core i7-6500U
Intel HD 520 (
2 x 4GB DDR3-1600
Windows 10

AMD Radeon R6:

HP Envy 15-ah151sa
AMD A10-8700P
AMD Radeon R6 (15.300.1025.1001)
2 x 8GB DDR3-1600
Windows 10