R7 M350 vs R7 250E

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Games supported 39%
AMD Radeon R7 250E
Radeon R7 250E
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  • Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 800 MHz
  • Max video memory 1024 MB
  • Memory type GDDR5
  • Memory clock speed 4500 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
AMD Radeon R7 M350
Radeon R7 M350
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  • Interface PCIe 3.0 x8
  • Core clock speed 725 MHz
  • Max video memory 4096 MB
  • Memory type DDR3
  • Memory clock speed 1000
  • Maximum resolution
Price now no data
Games supported 58%

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.

Place in performance ratingnot rated687
ArchitectureGCN 1.0 (2012−2020)GCN 3.0 (2014−2017)
GPU code nameCape VerdeMeso
Market segmentDesktopDesktop
Release date20 December 2013
(9 years old)
5 May 2015
(7 years old)
Launch price (MSRP)$109 no data
Current price$599 (5.5x MSRP)no data

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.

Pipelines / CUDA cores512384
Compute unitsno data6
Core clock speed800 MHz725 MHz
Boost clock speedno data825 MHz
Number of transistors1,500 million1,550 million
Manufacturing process technology28 nm28 nm
Thermal design power (TDP)55 Watt35 Watt
Texture fill rate25.6024.36
Floating-point performance819.2 gflops779.5 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on 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).

Bus supportno dataPCIe 3.0
InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x8
Length168 mmno data
Width1-slotno data
Supplementary power connectorsNoneno data

Memory

Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.

Memory typeGDDR5DDR3
Maximum RAM amount1 GB4 GB
Memory bus width128 Bit128 Bit
Memory clock speed4500 MHz1000 MHz
Memory bandwidth72 GB/s16 GB/s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.

Display Connectors1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPortNo outputs
Eyefinityno data1
HDMI+no data

Technologies

Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.

AppAccelerationno data-
Endurono data-
FreeSyncno data1
HD3Dno data+
PowerTuneno data+
DualGraphicsno data1
TrueAudiono data-
ZeroCoreno data+
Switchable graphicsno data1

API support

APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.

DirectX12 (11_1)DirectX® 12
Shader Model5.16.0
OpenGL4.64.4
OpenCL1.2Not Listed
Vulkan1.2.131no data
Mantleno data+

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R7 250E and Radeon R7 M350. Usually measured in megahashes per second.

Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256) 98 Mh/s no data

Advantages and disadvantages


Recency 20 December 2013 5 May 2015
Pipelines / CUDA cores 512 384
Memory bandwidth 72 16
Thermal design power (TDP) 55 Watt 35 Watt

Technical City couldn't decide between

AMD Radeon R7 250E
Radeon R7 250E

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AMD Radeon R7 M350
Radeon R7 M350

We've got no test results to judge.


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Competitors of Radeon R7 250E by NVIDIA

It seems that there's no NVIDIA equivalent for Radeon R7 250E. The nearest candidate is GeForce GTX 650, however, it's 0% faster and higher by 0 positions in our rating.

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Competitors of Radeon R7 M350 by NVIDIA

The nearest Radeon R7 M350's NVIDIA equivalent is GeForce GTX 850A, which is faster by 2% and higher by 7 positions in our performance rating.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850A GeForce GTX 850A
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Here are some closest NVIDIA rivals to Radeon R7 M350:

Radeon R7 M350 100
GeForce 920A 86.26

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