AMD Radeon R8 M365DX vs NVIDIA GeForce 920M
Comparison of Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
720 / 1125 MHz
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
27 GTexel / s
30.53 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M 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 Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M: 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
128 + 64 Bit
Memory clock speed
800 / 1000 MHz
14.4 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision / 3DTV Play
APIs supported by Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12, Shader 5.0
DirectX 12 (FL 11_0), Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R8 M365DX 0.45 +28.6%
GeForce 920M 0.35
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
R8 M365DX 67636
GeForce 920M 90619 +34%
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R8 M365DX 11291 +55.9%
GeForce 920M 7242
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R8 M365DX 1501 +43.2%
GeForce 920M 1048
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R8 M365DX 1902 +63.7%
GeForce 920M 1162
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R8 M365DX 2863 +66.6%
GeForce 920M 1719
3DMark Vantage Performance
R8 M365DX 6992 +25.1%
GeForce 920M 5587
R8 M365DX 740 +4.4%
GeForce 920M 709
Rendering quality tests
GFXBench render quality
GFXBench high precision render quality
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R8 M365DX
28.6% faster in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (3 June 2015 vs 27 January 2015)
Wider memory bus (128 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (768 vs 384)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 920M
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
So, R8 M365DX or 920M?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon R8 M365DX.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon R8 M365DX and GeForce 920M, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.