AMD Radeon R9 370 vs AMD Radeon HD 7690M

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon R9 370 and AMD Radeon HD 7690M videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, Geekbench - OpenCL, CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 370

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 3 year(s) 4 month(s) later
  • Around 28% higher core clock speed: 925 MHz vs 725 MHz
  • Around 34% higher boost clock speed: 975 MHz vs 725 MHz
  • 4.5x more texture fill rate: 78 GTexel / s vs 17.4 GTexel / s
  • 2.7x more pipelines: 1280 vs 480
  • 3.6x better floating-point performance: 2,496 gflops vs 696.0 gflops
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 28 nm vs 40 nm
  • 2x more maximum memory size: 2 GB vs 1 GB
  • 3.1x more memory clock speed: 5600 MHz vs 1800 MHz
  • 4.7x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 4722 vs 1003
  • Around 36% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 781 vs 576
  • 7.6x better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 75346 vs 9970
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 5 May 2015 vs 25 December 2011
Core clock speed 925 MHz vs 725 MHz
Boost clock speed 975 MHz vs 725 MHz
Texture fill rate 78 GTexel / s vs 17.4 GTexel / s
Pipelines 1280 vs 480
Floating-point performance 2,496 gflops vs 696.0 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm vs 40 nm
Maximum memory size 2 GB vs 1 GB
Memory clock speed 5600 MHz vs 1800 MHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 4722 vs 1003
PassMark - G2D Mark 781 vs 576
Geekbench - OpenCL 75346 vs 9970

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon HD 7690M

  • 5.5x lower typical power consumption: 20 Watt vs 110 Watt
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 20 Watt vs 110 Watt

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon R9 370
GPU 2: AMD Radeon HD 7690M

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
4722
1003
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
781
576
Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
75346
9970
Name AMD Radeon R9 370 AMD Radeon HD 7690M
PassMark - G3D Mark 4722 1003
PassMark - G2D Mark 781 576
Geekbench - OpenCL 75346 9970
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 64.576
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 336.491
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 6096
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3718
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3357
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 6096
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3718
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3357
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 0

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon R9 370 AMD Radeon HD 7690M

Essentials

Architecture GCN 1.0 TeraScale 2
Code name Trinidad Thames
Launch date 5 May 2015 25 December 2011
Place in performance rating 247 248
Type Desktop Laptop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 975 MHz 725 MHz
Core clock speed 925 MHz 725 MHz
Floating-point performance 2,496 gflops 696.0 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 40 nm
Pipelines 1280 480
Texture fill rate 78 GTexel / s 17.4 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 110 Watt 20 Watt
Transistor count 2,800 million 716 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 2x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 MXM-A (3.0)
Length 221 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin None
Laptop size medium sized

API support

DirectX 12.0 (11_1) 11.2 (11_0)
OpenGL 4.5 4.4

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2 GB 1 GB
Memory bandwidth 179.2 GB / s 28.8 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit 128 Bit
Memory clock speed 5600 MHz 1800 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5 / DDR3
Shared memory 0