Radeon R9 295X2 vs Radeon R9 FURY X

Radeon R9 295X2
Memory: 4096Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 29 Apr 2014
Radeon R9 295X2

Radeon R9 FURY X
Memory: 4096Mb HBM DESKTOP
Release date: 24 Jun 2015
Radeon R9 FURY X

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    139%
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    100%

Relative performance

Gaming performance index

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    121%
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Radeon R9 295X2

21% higher gaming performance.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

Reasons to consider Radeon R9 FURY X

225 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon R9 295X2 .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

Radeon R9 295X2

HWBench recommends Radeon R9 295X2

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon R9 295X2 Radeon R9 FURY X
GPU Name Vesuvius (Vesuvius XT) vs Fiji (Fiji XT C8)
Fab Process 28 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 438 mm² vs 596 mm²
Transistors 6,200 million vs 8,900 million
Shaders 2816 vs 4096
Compute Units 44 vs 64
Core clock 1018 MHz vs 1050 MHz
ROPs 64 vs 64
TMUs 176 vs 256

Memory Configuration

Radeon R9 295X2 Radeon R9 FURY X
Memory Type GDDR5 vs HBM
Bus Width 512 bit x2 vs 4096 bit
Memory Speed 1250 MHz
5000 MHz effective
vs 500 MHz
1000 MHz effective
Memory Size 4096 Mb vs 4096 Mb

Additional details

Radeon R9 295X2 Radeon R9 FURY X
TDP 500 watts vs 275 watts
Release Date 29 Apr 2014 vs 24 Jun 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    130.40 GP/s
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    67.20 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    358.40 GT/s
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    268.80 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    640.00 GB/s
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    512.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    11466.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    8602.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    26440
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    18960

Points (higher is better)


Game benchmarks

Assassin's Creed: Unity

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    66.3
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    45.4

FPS (higher is better)

Assassin's Creed: Unity

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    43.2
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    29.5

FPS (higher is better)

Assassin's Creed: Unity

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    38.8
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    31.5

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 3

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    196.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    157

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 3

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    149.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    103.8

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 3

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    74.4
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    52.8

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 4

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    130.4
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    94.3

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 4

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    90.9
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    65.5

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 4

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    47.5
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    34.4

FPS (higher is better)

Bioshock Infinite

DX11, Ultra, DDOD, FXAA

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    112
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    107

FPS (higher is better)

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    170.5
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    138.6

FPS (higher is better)

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    142.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    112.2

FPS (higher is better)

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    95.3
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    73.4

FPS (higher is better)

Civilization: Beyond Earth

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    139.3
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    135.4

FPS (higher is better)

Civilization: Beyond Earth

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    136.8
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    102.2

FPS (higher is better)

Civilization: Beyond Earth

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    89.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    71.4

FPS (higher is better)

Crysis 3

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    63.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    57.3

FPS (higher is better)

Crysis 3

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    55.6
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    38.5

FPS (higher is better)

Crysis 3

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    38.9
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    28.5

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 4

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    88.6
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    91.4

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 4

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    75.4
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    69.6

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 4

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    38.7
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    37.9

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    124
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    96

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    103
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    74

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    55
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    42

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman Absolution

DX11, High Quality, 2x MSAA, 16x AF

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    85
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    83

FPS (higher is better)

Mad Max

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    191.9
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    144.1

FPS (higher is better)

Mad Max

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    135.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    99.5

FPS (higher is better)

Mad Max

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    68.9
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    50.1

FPS (higher is better)

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    80.8
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    96

FPS (higher is better)

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    49.8
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    75.5

FPS (higher is better)

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    24.7
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    36.1

FPS (higher is better)

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    179.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    124.7

FPS (higher is better)

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    148.5
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    91.5

FPS (higher is better)

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    108.6
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    51.6

FPS (higher is better)

Ryse

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    135.4
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    111.4

FPS (higher is better)

Ryse

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    117
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    86.1

FPS (higher is better)

Ryse

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    59.9
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    44

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

DX11,Max Details, 16:1 HQ-AF, +AA

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    48
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    63

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

DX11,Max Details, 16:1 HQ-AF, +AA

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    39
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    53

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

DX11,Max Details, 16:1 HQ-AF, +AA

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    23
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    34

FPS (higher is better)

Thief 2014

DX11, Very High Details

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    71
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    87

FPS (higher is better)

Thief 2014

DX11, Very High Details

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    66
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    70

FPS (higher is better)

Thief 2014

DX11, Very High Details

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    43
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    39

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    116.9
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    92

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    92.1
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    70.4

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs

  • Radeon R9 295X2
    51.8
  • Radeon R9 FURY X
    39.9

FPS (higher is better)