Radeon RX 560 vs GeForce GTX 950

Radeon RX 560
Memory: 4096Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 1 Apr 2017
Radeon RX 560
GeForce GTX 950
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 20 Aug 2015
GeForce GTX 950

Summary

Reasons to consider Radeon RX 560

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

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


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon RX 560 GeForce GTX 950
GPU Name Baffin (Baffin XT) vs GM206 (GM206-250-A1)
Fab Process 14 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 123 mm² vs 228 mm²
Transistors 3,000 million vs 2,940 million
Shaders 1024 vs 768
Compute Units 16 vs 6
Core clock 1090 MHz vs 1024 MHz
ROPs 16 vs 32
TMUs 64 vs 48

Memory Configuration

Radeon RX 560 GeForce GTX 950
Memory Type GDDR5 vs GDDR5
Bus Width 128 bit vs 128 bit
Memory Speed 1750 MHz
7000 MHz effective
vs 1653 MHz
6612 MHz effective
Memory Size 4096 Mb vs 2048 Mb

Additional details

Radeon RX 560 GeForce GTX 950
TDP 75 watts vs 90 watts
Release Date 1 Apr 2017 vs 20 Aug 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon RX 560
    19.20 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    32.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon RX 560
    76.80 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    49.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon RX 560
    112.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 950
    105.80 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon RX 560
    2457.60 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 950
    1572.90 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better