Radeon R5 220 OEM vs Radeon R7 360

Radeon R5 220 OEM
Memory: 1024Mb DDR3DESKTOP
Release date: 21 Dec 2013
Radeon R5 220 OEM
Radeon R7 360
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 18 Jun 2015
Radeon R7 360


Reasons to consider Radeon R5 220 OEM

81 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon R7 360 .
Based on an outdated architecture (ATI TeraScale), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

Reasons to consider Radeon R7 360

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

Radeon R7 360

HWBench recommends Radeon R7 360

Based on theoretical specifications.


Core Configuration

Radeon R5 220 OEMRadeon R7 360
GPU NameCedar (Cedar PRO)vsTobago (Tobago PRO)
Fab Process40 nmvs28 nm
Die Size59 mm²vs160 mm²
Transistors292 millionvs2,080 million
Compute Units2vs12
Core clock650 MHzvs1050 MHz

Memory Configuration

Radeon R5 220 OEMRadeon R7 360
Memory TypeDDR3vsGDDR5
Bus Width64 bitvs128 bit
Memory Speed533 MHz
1066 MHz effective
vs1500 MHz
6000 MHz effective
Memory Size1024 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon R5 220 OEMRadeon R7 360
TDP19 wattsvs100 watts
Release Date21 Dec 2013vs18 Jun 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon R5 220 OEM
    2.60 GP/s
  • Radeon R7 360
    16.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon R5 220 OEM
    5.20 GT/s
  • Radeon R7 360
    50.40 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon R5 220 OEM
    8.53 GB/s
  • Radeon R7 360
    96.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon R5 220 OEM
    104.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon R7 360
    1612.80 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better