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Radeon HD 7850 vs Radeon R7 370 2G

Intro

The Radeon HD 7850 features a GPU core clock speed of 860 MHz, and the 2048 MB of GDDR5 RAM runs at 1200 MHz through a 256-bit bus. It also features 1024 SPUs, 64 Texture Address Units, and 32 ROPs.

Compare all that to the Radeon R7 370 2G, which features core clock speeds of 975 MHz on the GPU, and 1400 MHz on the 2048 MB of GDDR5 RAM. It features 1024 SPUs as well as 64 TAUs and 32 ROPs.

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Benchmarks

These are real-world performance benchmarks that were submitted by Hardware Compare users. The scores seen here are the average of all benchmarks submitted for each respective test and hardware.

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score

Radeon R7 370 2G 5582 points
Radeon HD 7850 5200 points
Difference: 382 (7%)

Zcash Mining Hash Rate

Radeon R7 370 2G 210 Sol/s
Radeon HD 7850 171 Sol/s
Difference: 39 (23%)

Ethereum Mining Hash Rate

Radeon R7 370 2G 15 Mh/s
Radeon HD 7850 13 Mh/s
Difference: 2 (15%)

Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

Radeon R7 370 2G 110 Watts
Radeon HD 7850 130 Watts
Difference: 20 Watts (18%)

Memory Bandwidth

Theoretically, the Radeon R7 370 2G should perform a small bit faster than the Radeon HD 7850 overall. (explain)

Radeon R7 370 2G 179200 MB/sec
Radeon HD 7850 153600 MB/sec
Difference: 25600 (17%)

Texel Rate

The Radeon R7 370 2G is a small bit (more or less 13%) better at AF than the Radeon HD 7850. (explain)

Radeon R7 370 2G 62400 Mtexels/sec
Radeon HD 7850 55040 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 7360 (13%)

Pixel Rate

If using a high screen resolution is important to you, then the Radeon R7 370 2G is the winner, but only just. (explain)

Radeon R7 370 2G 31200 Mpixels/sec
Radeon HD 7850 27520 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 3680 (13%)

Please note that the above 'benchmarks' are all just theoretical - the results were calculated based on the card's specifications, and real-world performance may (and probably will) vary at least a bit.

Price Comparison

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Radeon HD 7850

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Radeon R7 370 2G

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Please note that the price comparisons are based on search keywords - sometimes it might show cards with very similar names that are not exactly the same as the one chosen in the comparison. We do try to filter out the wrong results as best we can, though.

Specifications

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Model Radeon HD 7850 Radeon R7 370 2G
Manufacturer AMD AMD
Year March 2012 June 2015
Code Name Pitcairn Pro Trinidad
Memory 2048 MB 2048 MB
Core Speed 860 MHz 975 MHz
Memory Speed 4800 MHz 5600 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 130 watts 110 watts
Bandwidth 153600 MB/sec 179200 MB/sec
Texel Rate 55040 Mtexels/sec 62400 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 27520 Mpixels/sec 31200 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 1024 1024
Texture Mapping Units 64 64
Render Output Units 32 32
Bus Type GDDR5 GDDR5
Bus Width 256-bit 256-bit
Fab Process 28 nm 28 nm
Transistors 2800 million 2080 million
Bus PCIe 3.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 ×16
DirectX Version DirectX 11.1 DirectX 12.0
OpenGL Version OpenGL 4.2 OpenGL 4.5

Memory Bandwidth: Bandwidth is the maximum amount of information (measured in MB per second) that can be transferred across the external memory interface in a second. It is worked out by multiplying the interface width by the speed of its memory. If the card has DDR type memory, the result should be multiplied by 2 once again. If DDR5, multiply by 4 instead. The better the memory bandwidth, the faster the card will be in general. It especially helps with AA, High Dynamic Range and higher screen resolutions.

Texel Rate: Texel rate is the maximum amount of texture map elements (texels) that are processed in one second. This is worked out by multiplying the total texture units of the card by the core speed of the chip. The higher the texel rate, the better the video card will be at texture filtering (anisotropic filtering - AF). It is measured in millions of texels in one second.

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the maximum number of pixels the video card could possibly write to its local memory per second - measured in millions of pixels per second. The figure is worked out by multiplying the number of ROPs by the the card's clock speed. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - sometimes also referred to as Render Output Units) are responsible for outputting the pixels (image) to the screen. The actual pixel fill rate also depends on lots of other factors, most notably the memory bandwidth of the card - the lower the memory bandwidth is, the lower the potential to reach the max fill rate.

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Radeon HD 7850

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Radeon R7 370 2G

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Please note that the price comparisons are based on search keywords - sometimes it might show cards with very similar names that are not exactly the same as the one chosen in the comparison. We do try to filter out the wrong results as best we can, though.

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