NVIDIA GeForce 920M vs AMD Radeon R6 (Kaveri)
Comparison of GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri) architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri)'s general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri)'s performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
12.4 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri) compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
PCI Express 3.0
PCIe 3.0 x8
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri): its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
64 / 128 Bit
Memory clock speed
14.4 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri).
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri). You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision / 3DTV Play
APIs supported by GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri), sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12 (FL 12_0), Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri). Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GeForce 920M 2.30
R6 (Kaveri) 2.46 +7%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
GeForce 920M 7242 +35.7%
R6 (Kaveri) 5336
3DMark Fire Strike Score
GeForce 920M 1048 +48%
R6 (Kaveri) 708
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GeForce 920M 1162 +50.7%
R6 (Kaveri) 771
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GeForce 920M 1719 +45.2%
R6 (Kaveri) 1184
3DMark Vantage Performance
GeForce 920M 5587 +35.8%
R6 (Kaveri) 4114
GeForce 920M 737 +6.7%
R6 (Kaveri) 691
Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri). Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good GeForce 920M and Radeon R6 (Kaveri) are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 920M
Somewhat newer (13 March 2015 vs 4 June 2014)
Optimus (lowers energy usage by automatically switching between integrated and discrete NVIDIA GPU. Similar to AMD Enduro)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
GPU Boost 2.0 (increases NVIDIA GPU voltage and frequency when there's a temperature headroom. Similar to AMD PowerTune)
3D Vision Surround
Advantages of AMD Radeon R6 (Kaveri)
7% faster in synthetic tests
So, 920M or R6 (Kaveri)?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce 920M and AMD Radeon R6 (Kaveri). The differences in performance seem too small.
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