Radeon RX 460 vs GeForce GTX 950

Radeon RX 460
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 29 Jun 2016
Radeon RX 460
GeForce GTX 950
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 20 Aug 2015
GeForce GTX 950

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Radeon RX 460
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 950
    105%

Relative performance

Gaming performance index

  • Radeon RX 460
    110%
  • GeForce GTX 950
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Radeon RX 460

10% higher gaming performance.
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.

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 (27 combinations of games and resolutions).



Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon RX 460GeForce GTX 950
GPU NameBaffin (Baffin PRO)vsGM206 (GM206-250-A1)
Fab Process14 nmvs28 nm
Die Size123 mm²vs228 mm²
Transistors3,000 millionvs2,940 million
Shaders896vs768
Compute Units14vs6
Core clock1090 MHzvs1024 MHz
ROPs16vs32
TMUs56vs48

Memory Configuration

Radeon RX 460GeForce GTX 950
Memory TypeGDDR5vsGDDR5
Bus Width128 bitvs128 bit
Memory Speed1750 MHz
7000 MHz effective
vs1653 MHz
6612 MHz effective
Memory Size2048 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon RX 460GeForce GTX 950
TDP75 wattsvs90 watts
Release Date29 Jun 2016vs20 Aug 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon RX 460
    19.20 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    32.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon RX 460
    67.20 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    49.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon RX 460
    112.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    105.80 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon RX 460
    2150.40 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 950
    1572.90 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better


Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • Radeon RX 460
    8080
  • GeForce GTX 950
    8490

Points (higher is better)


Game benchmarks

Alien Isolation

DX11, Max Detail, 2xMSAA 16xAF

  • Radeon RX 460
    42
  • GeForce GTX 950
    44

FPS (higher is better)

Anno 2205

DX11, Ultra Quality, 4xAA

  • Radeon RX 460
    31
  • GeForce GTX 950
    37

FPS (higher is better)

Anno 2205

DX11, Ultra Quality, 4xAA

  • Radeon RX 460
    21
  • GeForce GTX 950
    23

FPS (higher is better)

Ashes Of The Singularity

DX12, High Quality, 8m samples, 2xMSAA

  • Radeon RX 460
    25
  • GeForce GTX 950
    14

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield Hardline

DX11, Ultra Quality, 4xMSAA,EP3 Gator Bait

  • Radeon RX 460
    27
  • GeForce GTX 950
    32

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield Hardline

DX11, Ultra Quality, 4xMSAA,EP3 Gator Bait

  • Radeon RX 460
    18
  • GeForce GTX 950
    22

FPS (higher is better)

Doom (2016)

OpenGL, Ultra Quality, SMAA 1tx

  • Radeon RX 460
    47
  • GeForce GTX 950
    30

FPS (higher is better)

Doom (2016)

OpenGL, Ultra Quality, SMAA 1tx

  • Radeon RX 460
    30
  • GeForce GTX 950
    22

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry Primal

DX11, Very High Settings

  • Radeon RX 460
    34
  • GeForce GTX 950
    37

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry Primal

DX11, Very High Settings

  • Radeon RX 460
    23
  • GeForce GTX 950
    24

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

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

  • Radeon RX 460
    43
  • GeForce GTX 950
    45

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

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

  • Radeon RX 460
    32
  • GeForce GTX 950
    31

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman (2016)

DX12, Ultra Quality, MSAA, 16x AF

  • Radeon RX 460
    37
  • GeForce GTX 950
    22

FPS (higher is better)

Hitman (2016)

DX12, Ultra Quality, MSAA, 16x AF

  • Radeon RX 460
    27
  • GeForce GTX 950
    16

FPS (higher is better)

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor

DX11, Very High Detail

  • Radeon RX 460
    36
  • GeForce GTX 950
    37

FPS (higher is better)

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor

DX11, Very High Detail

  • Radeon RX 460
    18
  • GeForce GTX 950
    17

FPS (higher is better)

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

DX12, Very High Details, Pure Hair On, HBAO+

  • Radeon RX 460
    34
  • GeForce GTX 950
    28

FPS (higher is better)

Rise Of The Tomb Raider

DX12, Very High Details, Pure Hair On, HBAO+

  • Radeon RX 460
    22
  • GeForce GTX 950
    19

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

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

  • Radeon RX 460
    28
  • GeForce GTX 950
    27

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

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

  • Radeon RX 460
    21
  • GeForce GTX 950
    20

FPS (higher is better)

Thief 2014

DX11, Very High Details

  • Radeon RX 460
    38
  • GeForce GTX 950
    38

FPS (higher is better)

Thief 2014

DX11, Very High Details

  • Radeon RX 460
    27
  • GeForce GTX 950
    26

FPS (higher is better)

Tom Clancy's The Division

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF

  • Radeon RX 460
    29
  • GeForce GTX 950
    35

FPS (higher is better)

Tom Clancy's The Division

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF

  • Radeon RX 460
    20
  • GeForce GTX 950
    24

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs 2

Ultra Quality, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 460
    21
  • GeForce GTX 950
    24

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs 2

Ultra Quality, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 460
    14
  • GeForce GTX 950
    17

FPS (higher is better)

Watch Dogs 2

Ultra Quality, Windows 10 x64

  • Radeon RX 460
    7
  • GeForce GTX 950
    4

FPS (higher is better)