AMD Radeon R9 M395 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile
Comparison of Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon R9 M395 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 M395 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
59.72 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon R9 M395 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
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M395 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
112 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 M395 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 M395 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 M395 and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
R9 M395 21.60 +12.2%
GTX 1050 Mobile 19.25
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
R9 M395 38490 +1.2%
GTX 1050 Mobile 38042
3DMark Fire Strike Score
R9 M395 5920 +8.5%
GTX 1050 Mobile 5454
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
R9 M395 6819 +12.4%
GTX 1050 Mobile 6068
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
R9 M395 8656 +12.5%
GTX 1050 Mobile 7693
R9 M395 4954 +13.3%
GTX 1050 Mobile 4371
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M395
12.2% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (1792 vs 640)
OpenCL 1.2 (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
OpenGL 4.3 (Open Graphics Library - an API for 3D graphics and GPUs usage)
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 (3 January 2017 vs 9 June 2015)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 28 nm)
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
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)
3D Vision Surround
So, R9 M395 or GTX 1050 Mobile?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon R9 M395.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.