Radeon R9 370 vs GeForce GTX 950

Radeon R9 370
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 5 May 2015
Radeon R9 370
GeForce GTX 950
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 20 Aug 2015
GeForce GTX 950

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Radeon R9 370
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 950
    108%

Relative performance

Gaming performance index

  • Radeon R9 370
    104%
  • GeForce GTX 950
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Radeon R9 370

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

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 950

Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).

No clear winner declared

These graphics cards seems to have comparable performance based on the game benchmark suite used (3 combinations of games and resolutions).


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon R9 370GeForce GTX 950
GPU NameTrinidad (Trinidad PRO)vsGM206 (GM206-250-A1)
Fab Process28 nmvs28 nm
Die Size212 mm²vs228 mm²
Transistors2,800 millionvs2,940 million
Shaders1280vs768
Compute Units24vs6
Core clock925 MHzvs1024 MHz
ROPs32vs32
TMUs80vs48

Memory Configuration

Radeon R9 370GeForce GTX 950
Memory TypeGDDR5vsGDDR5
Bus Width256 bitvs128 bit
Memory Speed1400 MHz
5600 MHz effective
vs1653 MHz
6612 MHz effective
Memory Size2048 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon R9 370GeForce GTX 950
TDP110 wattsvs90 watts
Release Date5 May 2015vs20 Aug 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon R9 370
    31.20 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    32.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon R9 370
    78.00 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    49.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon R9 370
    179.20 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    105.80 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon R9 370
    2496.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 950
    1572.90 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • Radeon R9 370
    7790
  • GeForce GTX 950
    8490

Points (higher is better)

Game benchmarks

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Very High Details, Pure Hair On, FXAA/HBAO+ enabled, 16x AF, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon R9 370
    30
  • GeForce GTX 950
    28

FPS (higher is better)

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Very High Details, Pure Hair On, FXAA/HBAO+ enabled, 16x AF, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon R9 370
    20
  • GeForce GTX 950
    19

FPS (higher is better)

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

Very High Details, Pure Hair On, FXAA/HBAO+ enabled, 16x AF, DirectX12, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon R9 370
    5
  • GeForce GTX 950
    5

FPS (higher is better)