AMD Radeon R9 M375 vs NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M
Comparison of Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M'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 M375 and GeForce GT 650M'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
40.6 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M 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 2.0, PCI Express 3.0
PCIe 3.0 x16
PCIe 3.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M: 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
1800 - 4000 MHz
28.8 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M.
Maximum VGA resolution
Up to 2048x1536
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R9 M375 1.32 +15.8%
GT 650M 1.14
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R9 M375 8466
GT 650M 10647 +25.8%
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R9 M375 1514 +22%
GT 650M 1241
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R9 M375 1667 +17.4%
GT 650M 1420
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R9 M375 3314 +56.9%
GT 650M 2112
3DMark Vantage Performance
R9 M375 8275
GT 650M 9682 +17%
R9 M375 1239 +0.5%
GT 650M 1233
Rendering quality tests
GFXBench render quality
GFXBench high precision render quality
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
143 Mh/s +581%
21 Mh/s −581%
Let's see how good Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M375
15.8% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (7 May 2015 vs 22 March 2012)
More pipelines (640 vs 384)
DirectX 12 (FL 11_1)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
OpenGL 4.3 (Open Graphics Library - an API for 3D graphics and GPUs usage)
OpenCL 1.2 (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
AMD PowerTune technology
Enduro (saves battery charge by automatically switching between an integrated and discrete AMD GPU depending on workload. Similar to NVIDIA Optimus)
AMD App Acceleration
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M
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)
OpenCL (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
3D Vision Surround
So, R9 M375 or GT 650M?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon R9 M375.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon R9 M375 and GeForce GT 650M, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.