AMD Radeon R9 M295X vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile
Comparison of Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile'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 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile'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)
Maximum GPU temperature
Texture fill rate
92.54 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile 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 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile: 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
160.0 GB / s
112 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile.
DP 1.4, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
Multi monitor support
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R9 M295X 25.77 +5.3%
GTX 1050 Mobile 24.47
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R9 M295X 38132 +0.1%
GTX 1050 Mobile 38082
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R9 M295X 5941 +9%
GTX 1050 Mobile 5452
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R9 M295X 6591 +8.7%
GTX 1050 Mobile 6066
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R9 M295X 8851 +15.5%
GTX 1050 Mobile 7664
3DMark Vantage Performance
R9 M295X 29972 +12.8%
GTX 1050 Mobile 26560
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon R9 M295X and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M295X
5.3% faster in synthetic tests
More pipelines (2048 vs 640)
Higher memory bandwidth (160 vs 112 GB/s)
PowerTune (dynamically increases AMD GPU's voltage and frequency while there's still enough temperature headroom. Similar to NVIDIA GPU Boost)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile
Much newer (1 February 2017 vs 23 November 2014)
Finer manufacturing process technology (16 vs 28 nm)
Less power hungry (75 vs 250 watts)
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)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
GameStream (streams data between the PC and NVIDIA SHIELD device attached to a TV. Basically allows using the PC as a gaming console)
So, R9 M295X or GTX 1050 Mobile?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon R9 M295X and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. The differences in performance seem too small.
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