AMD Radeon R9 370X vs ATI FireGL V8650

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon R9 370X and ATI FireGL V8650 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: CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/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), PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 370X

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 8 year(s) 3 month(s) later
  • Around 42% higher core clock speed: 980 MHz vs 688 MHz
  • 7.5x more texture fill rate: 82.4 GTexel / s vs 11.01 GTexel / s
  • 4x more pipelines: 1280 vs 320
  • 6x better floating-point performance: 2,637 gflops vs 440.3 gflops
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 28 nm vs 80 nm
  • 3.2x more memory clock speed: 5600 MHz vs 1736 MHz
Launch date 27 August 2015 vs 14 May 2007
Core clock speed 980 MHz vs 688 MHz
Texture fill rate 82.4 GTexel / s vs 11.01 GTexel / s
Pipelines 1280 vs 320
Floating-point performance 2,637 gflops vs 440.3 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm vs 80 nm
Memory clock speed 5600 MHz vs 1736 MHz

Reasons to consider the ATI FireGL V8650

Benchmarks
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3357 vs 3348
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3357 vs 3348

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon R9 370X
GPU 2: ATI FireGL V8650

GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3348
3357
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3348
3357
Name AMD Radeon R9 370X ATI FireGL V8650
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 65.071
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 1139.703
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 5.39
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 88.44
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 337.583
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 8393
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 3704
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3348 3357
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 8393
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 3704
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3348 3357
PassMark - G3D Mark 550
PassMark - G2D Mark 637

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon R9 370X ATI FireGL V8650

Essentials

Architecture GCN 1.0 TeraScale
Code name Trinidad R600
Launch date 27 August 2015 14 May 2007
Launch price (MSRP) $199 $2,799
Place in performance rating 293 311
Type Desktop Workstation

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1030 MHz
Core clock speed 980 MHz 688 MHz
Floating-point performance 2,637 gflops 440.3 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 80 nm
Pipelines 1280 320
Texture fill rate 82.4 GTexel / s 11.01 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 180 Watt
Transistor count 2,800 million 720 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 2x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort 1x DVI, 1x DisplayPort, 1x S-Video

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 1.0 x16
Length 221 mm 254 mm
Supplementary power connectors 2x 6-pin 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin

API support

DirectX 12.0 (11_1) 10.0
OpenGL 4.5 3.3

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2 GB 2 GB
Memory bandwidth 179.2 GB / s 111.1 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit 512 Bit
Memory clock speed 5600 MHz 1736 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR4