AMD Radeon HD 7970 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650
Comparison of Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650'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 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650'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
118.4 GTexel / s
93.24 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650 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).
PCIe 2.1 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650: 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
264 GB / s
128.0 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650.
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 2x mini-DisplayPort
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
HD 7970 26.13
GTX 1650 42.15 +61.3%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
HD 7970 43795
GTX 1650 50549 +15.4%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
HD 7970 5880
GTX 1650 8362 +42.2%
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
HD 7970 6862
GTX 1650 9195 +34%
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
HD 7970 7770
GTX 1650 13759 +77.1%
3DMark Vantage Performance
HD 7970 24757
GTX 1650 42025 +69.7%
HD 7970 5248
GTX 1650 7948 +51.4%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
Let's see how good Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 7970
Wider memory bus (384 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (2048 vs 896)
Higher memory bandwidth (264 vs 128 GB/s)
Eyefinity (allows using several displays with an AMD GPU)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650
61.3% faster (about 1.5 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (23 April 2019 vs 22 December 2011)
Cheaper ($149 vs $549)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (75 vs 300 watts)
So, HD 7970 or GTX 1650?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon HD 7970 and GeForce GTX 1650, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.