AMD Radeon R9 M370X vs Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640
Comparison of Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640 architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640'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 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640'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 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640 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 x1
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640: 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 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 12 (FL 11_1), Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R9 M370X 6.58
Iris Plus Graphics 640 6.88 +4.6%
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
R9 M370X 188948 +29.9%
Iris Plus Graphics 640 145481
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R9 M370X 15455 +37.4%
Iris Plus Graphics 640 11248
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R9 M370X 2283 +74.3%
Iris Plus Graphics 640 1310
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R9 M370X 2419 +73.5%
Iris Plus Graphics 640 1394
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R9 M370X 3638 +52.9%
Iris Plus Graphics 640 2379
R9 M370X 1423
Iris Plus Graphics 640 1489 +4.6%
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon R9 M370X and Iris Plus Graphics 640 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M370X
More pipelines (640 vs 384)
OpenCL (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
Advantages of Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640
4.6% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (3 January 2017 vs 19 May 2015)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
Quick Sync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)
So, R9 M370X or Iris Plus Graphics 640?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon R9 M370X and Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640. The differences in performance seem too small.
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