Radeon HD 8730 OEM vs Radeon R5 340 OEM

Radeon HD 8730 OEM
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 5 Sep 2013
Radeon HD 8730 OEM
Radeon R5 340 OEM
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 5 May 2015
Radeon R5 340 OEM

Summary

Reasons to consider Radeon HD 8730 OEM

Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Mantle.

Reasons to consider Radeon R5 340 OEM

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Mantle.

No clear winner declared

We have no data to declare a winner at this time.


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon HD 8730 OEMRadeon R5 340 OEM
GPU NameCape Verde (Cape Verde LE)vsOland (Oland XT)
Fab Process28 nmvs28 nm
Die Size123 mm²vs90 mm²
Transistors1,500 millionvs1,040 million
Shaders384vs384
Compute Units6vs6
Core clock800 MHzvs800 MHz
ROPs8vs8
TMUs24vs24

Memory Configuration

Radeon HD 8730 OEMRadeon R5 340 OEM
Memory TypeGDDR5vsGDDR5
Bus Width128 bitvs128 bit
Memory Speed1125 MHz
4500 MHz effective
vs1125 MHz
4500 MHz effective
Memory Size1024 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon HD 8730 OEMRadeon R5 340 OEM
TDP47 wattsvs65 watts
Release Date5 Sep 2013vs5 May 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon HD 8730 OEM
    6.40 GP/s
  • Radeon R5 340 OEM
    6.40 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon HD 8730 OEM
    19.20 GT/s
  • Radeon R5 340 OEM
    19.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon HD 8730 OEM
    72.00 GB/s
  • Radeon R5 340 OEM
    72.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon HD 8730 OEM
    614.40 GFLOPs
  • Radeon R5 340 OEM
    614.40 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better