AMD Radeon R9 290X vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti
Comparison of Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti'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
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti 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 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
1 x 6-pin + 1 x 8-pin
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti: 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
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
2x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R9 290X 30.72
GTX 1650 Ti 31.99 +4.1%
R9 290X 7425
GTX 1650 Ti 7733 +4.1%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Decred / DCR (Decred)
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
Monero / XMR (CryptoNight)
Zcash / ZEC (Equihash)
Let's see how good Radeon R9 290X and GeForce GTX 1650 Ti are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 290X
Wider memory bus (512 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (2816 vs 1024)
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 GTX 1650 Ti
4.1% faster in synthetic tests
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (75 vs 250 watts)
So, R9 290X or GTX 1650 Ti?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon R9 290X and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Ti. The differences in performance seem too small.
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