NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 vs AMD Radeon R9 M360
Comparison of GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360 architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360'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
33.9 billion / sec
29.6 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
PCI Express 3.0
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
5.70" (14.5 cm)
4.38" (11.1 cm)
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360: 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
Memory clock speed
80.0 GB / s
72 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360.
2x DVI, 1x mini-HDMI
One Dual Link DVI-I, One Dual Link DVI-D, One Mini HDMI
Multi monitor support
Maximum VGA resolution
Audio input for HDMI
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 650 2.43
R9 M360 3.71 +52.7%
GTX 650 1835
R9 M360 2070 +12.8%
Rendering quality tests
GFXBench render quality
GFXBench high precision render quality
Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650
Higher memory bandwidth (80 vs 72 GB/s)
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)
3D Vision Surround
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M360
52.7% faster (about 1.5 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (5 May 2015 vs 6 September 2012)
More pipelines (512 vs 384)
So, GTX 650 or R9 M360?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon R9 M360.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 650 and Radeon R9 M360, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.