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GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) vs Radeon RX 560

Intro

The GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) has core speeds of 650 MHz on the GPU, and 850 MHz on the 1024 MB of GDDR5 RAM. It features 336 SPUs as well as 56 Texture Address Units and 32 Rasterization Operator Units.

Compare all that to the Radeon RX 560, which makes use of a 14 nm design. AMD has clocked the core frequency at 1175 MHz. The GDDR5 memory is set to run at a speed of 7000 MHz on this particular card. It features 1024 SPUs as well as 64 Texture Address Units and 16 ROPs.

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Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

Radeon RX 560 80 Watts
GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) 150 Watts
Difference: 70 Watts (88%)

Memory Bandwidth

Performance-wise, the Radeon RX 560 should in theory be a little bit superior to the GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) overall. (explain)

Radeon RX 560 114688 MB/sec
GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) 108800 MB/sec
Difference: 5888 (5%)

Texel Rate

The Radeon RX 560 is much (more or less 107%) better at texture filtering than the GeForce GTX 460 (OEM). (explain)

Radeon RX 560 75200 Mtexels/sec
GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) 36400 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 38800 (107%)

Pixel Rate

If running with a high resolution is important to you, then the GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) is a better choice, but not by far. (explain)

GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) 20800 Mpixels/sec
Radeon RX 560 18800 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 2000 (11%)

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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GeForce GTX 460 (OEM)

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Radeon RX 560

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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 GeForce GTX 460 (OEM) Radeon RX 560
Manufacturer nVidia AMD
Year October 2010 May 2017
Code Name GF104 Baffin
Memory 1024 MB 4096 MB
Core Speed 650 MHz 1175 MHz
Memory Speed 3400 MHz 28000 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 150 watts 80 watts
Bandwidth 108800 MB/sec 114688 MB/sec
Texel Rate 36400 Mtexels/sec 75200 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 20800 Mpixels/sec 18800 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 336 1024
Texture Mapping Units 56 64
Render Output Units 32 16
Bus Type GDDR5 GDDR5
Bus Width 256-bit 128-bit
Fab Process 40 nm 14 nm
Transistors 1950 million 3000 million
Bus PCIe x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 11 DirectX 12.0
OpenGL Version OpenGL 4.1 OpenGL 4.6

Memory Bandwidth: Memory bandwidth is the max amount of data (counted in megabytes per second) that can be transferred past the external memory interface within a second. It's calculated by multiplying the bus width by its memory speed. If it uses DDR RAM, it must be multiplied by 2 once 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 AA, High Dynamic Range and higher screen resolutions.

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

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the most pixels that the graphics card could possibly record to its local memory in one second - measured in millions of pixels per second. Pixel rate is calculated by multiplying the amount of colour ROPs by the the card's clock speed. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - aka Render Output Units) are responsible for outputting the pixels (image) to the screen. 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 potential to get to the maximum fill rate.

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GeForce GTX 460 (OEM)

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Radeon RX 560

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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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