AMD Radeon R9 390 X2 vs AMD FireStream 9370

Comparative analysis of AMD Radeon R9 390 X2 and AMD FireStream 9370 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 - T-Rex (Frames/s), PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the AMD Radeon R9 390 X2

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 5 year(s) 2 month(s) later
  • Around 21% higher core clock speed: 1000 MHz vs 825 MHz
  • 32.7x more texture fill rate: 2x 160.0 GTexel / s billion / sec vs 66.0 GTexel / s
  • 3.2x more pipelines: 2x 2560 vs 1600
  • 3.9x better floating-point performance: 2x 5,120 gflops vs 2,640.0 gflops
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 28 nm vs 40 nm
  • 4x more maximum memory size: 2x 8 GB vs 4 GB
  • Around 17% higher memory clock speed: 5400 MHz vs 4600 MHz
Launch date 3 September 2015 vs 23 June 2010
Core clock speed 1000 MHz vs 825 MHz
Texture fill rate 2x 160.0 GTexel / s billion / sec vs 66.0 GTexel / s
Pipelines 2x 2560 vs 1600
Floating-point performance 2x 5,120 gflops vs 2,640.0 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm vs 40 nm
Maximum memory size 2x 8 GB vs 4 GB
Memory clock speed 5400 MHz vs 4600 MHz

Reasons to consider the AMD FireStream 9370

  • 2.6x lower typical power consumption: 225 Watt vs 580 Watt
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 225 Watt vs 580 Watt

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: AMD Radeon R9 390 X2
GPU 2: AMD FireStream 9370

Name AMD Radeon R9 390 X2 AMD FireStream 9370
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 21.128
PassMark - G2D Mark 763
PassMark - G3D Mark 2528

Compare specifications (specs)

AMD Radeon R9 390 X2 AMD FireStream 9370

Essentials

Architecture GCN 2.0 TeraScale 2
Code name Grenada Cypress
Launch date 3 September 2015 23 June 2010
Launch price (MSRP) $1,399
Place in performance rating 83 57
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Core clock speed 1000 MHz 825 MHz
Floating-point performance 2x 5,120 gflops 2,640.0 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 40 nm
Pipelines 2x 2560 1600
Texture fill rate 2x 160.0 GTexel / s billion / sec 66.0 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 580 Watt 225 Watt
Transistor count 6,200 million 2,154 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 2x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort 1x DisplayPort

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 2.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors 4x 8-pin 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Length 267 mm

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_0) 11.2 (11_0)
OpenGL 4.5 4.4

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2x 8 GB 4 GB
Memory bandwidth 2x 345.6 GB / s 147.2 GB / s
Memory bus width 2x 512 Bit 256 Bit
Memory clock speed 5400 MHz 4600 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5