AMD Radeon HD 7730M vs HD 7690M XT
Comparison of Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT'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
21.6 GTexel / s
17.4 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT 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.
PCIe 2.0 x16
PCIe 2.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT: 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
28.8 GB / s
57.6 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT.
APIs supported by Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 11.1, Shader 5.0
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
HD 7730M 0.90
HD 7690M XT 0.91 +1.1%
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
HD 7730M 1478 +9.8%
HD 7690M XT 1346
3DMark Vantage Performance
HD 7730M 7056 +0%
HD 7690M XT 7055
HD 7730M 994
HD 7690M XT 1009 +1.5%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon HD 7730M and Radeon HD 7690M XT are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 7730M
Somewhat newer (24 April 2012 vs 7 June 2011)
More pipelines (512 vs 480)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 40 nm)
Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 7690M XT
1.1% faster in synthetic tests
Higher memory bandwidth (57.6 vs 28.8 GB/s)
Less power hungry (25 vs 32 watts)
So, HD 7730M or HD 7690M XT?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 7730M and AMD Radeon HD 7690M XT. The differences in performance seem too small.
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