Submit Benchmarks!

Submit SSD Benchmark
Submit GPU Benchmark

Compare any two graphics cards:
VS

Radeon HD 3650 512MB vs Radeon R7 M260

Intro

The Radeon HD 3650 512MB has core speeds of 725 MHz on the GPU, and 800 MHz on the 512 MB of GDDR3 memory. It features 120(24x5) SPUs as well as 8 TAUs and 4 ROPs.

Compare those specifications to the Radeon R7 M260, which has clock speeds of 715 MHz on the GPU, and 1000 MHz on the 2048 MB of DDR3 RAM. It features 384 SPUs along with 24 TAUs and 8 ROPs.

Display Graphs

Hide Graphs

Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Memory Bandwidth

Theoretically speaking, the Radeon HD 3650 512MB should perform a lot faster than the Radeon R7 M260 overall. (explain)

Radeon HD 3650 512MB 25600 MB/sec
Radeon R7 M260 16000 MB/sec
Difference: 9600 (60%)

Texel Rate

The Radeon R7 M260 is a lot (approximately 196%) better at AF than the Radeon HD 3650 512MB. (explain)

Radeon R7 M260 17160 Mtexels/sec
Radeon HD 3650 512MB 5800 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 11360 (196%)

Pixel Rate

If running with high levels of AA is important to you, then the Radeon R7 M260 is superior to the Radeon HD 3650 512MB, by far. (explain)

Radeon R7 M260 5720 Mpixels/sec
Radeon HD 3650 512MB 2900 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 2820 (97%)

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

Display Prices

Hide Prices

Radeon HD 3650 512MB

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

Radeon R7 M260

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

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

Display Specifications

Hide Specifications

Model Radeon HD 3650 512MB Radeon R7 M260
Manufacturer AMD AMD
Year 2008 June 2014
Code Name RV635 PRO Opal/Topaz
Memory 512 MB 2048 MB
Core Speed 725 MHz 715 MHz
Memory Speed 1600 MHz 2000 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 78 watts (Unknown) watts
Bandwidth 25600 MB/sec 16000 MB/sec
Texel Rate 5800 Mtexels/sec 17160 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 2900 Mpixels/sec 5720 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 120(24x5) 384
Texture Mapping Units 8 24
Render Output Units 4 8
Bus Type GDDR3 DDR3
Bus Width 128-bit 64-bit
Fab Process 55 nm 28 nm
Transistors (Unknown) million (Unknown) million
Bus PCIe 2.0 x16/AGP 8x PCIe 3.0 x8
DirectX Version DirectX 10.1 DirectX 11.2
OpenGL Version OpenGL 3.0 OpenGL 4.3

Memory Bandwidth: Bandwidth is the maximum amount of data (in units of megabytes per second) that can be moved across the external memory interface within a second. It's calculated by multiplying the card's bus width by the speed of its memory. In the case of DDR RAM, it should be multiplied by 2 again. If it uses DDR5, multiply by 4 instead. The better the bandwidth is, the better the card will be in general. It especially helps with anti-aliasing, High Dynamic Range and higher screen resolutions.

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

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the maximum amount of pixels that the graphics card could possibly write to the local memory per second - measured in millions of pixels per second. The figure is worked out by multiplying the amount of Render Output Units by the the core clock speed. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - sometimes also referred to as Render Output Units) are responsible for filling the screen with pixels (the image). The actual pixel fill rate is also dependant on quite a few other factors, especially the memory bandwidth - the lower the bandwidth is, the lower the ability to reach the max fill rate.

Display Prices

Hide Prices

Radeon HD 3650 512MB

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

Radeon R7 M260

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

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.

Comments

Be the first to leave a comment!

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

WordPress Anti Spam by WP-SpamShield