AMD Radeon R9 M395 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q

AMD Radeon R9 M395
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q

General info

Comparison of Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
GCN
 
Turing
Code name
n/d
 
TU117
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
9 June 2015
 
23 April 2019

Technical specs

Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q'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 1650 Max-Q's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1792
 
896
Core clock speed
834 MHz
 
1020 MHz
Boost Clock
n/d
 
1245 MHz
Transistor count
5000 Million
 
4,700 million
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
12 nm

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q 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.
Laptop size
large
 
medium sized
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
n/d
Interface
n/d
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
n/d
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q: 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.
Memory type
GDDR5
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
1250 MHz
 
8000 MHz
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q.
Display Connectors
n/d
 
No outputs
Eyefinity
+
 
-

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
+
 
-
HD3D
+
 
-
PowerTune
+
 
-
DualGraphics
+
 
-
TrueAudio
+
 
-
ZeroCore
+
 
-
Switchable graphics
+
 
-

API support

APIs supported by Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX® 12
 
DirectX 12_1
OpenGL
4.4
 
4.6
OpenCL
Not Listed
 
n/d
Vulkan
+
 
-
Mantle
+
 
-

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

R9 M395 17.84
GTX 1650 Max-Q 19.87 +11.4%

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

R9 M395 38490
GTX 1650 Max-Q 46686 +21.3%

3DMark Fire Strike Score

R9 M395 5920
GTX 1650 Max-Q 6850 +15.7%

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

R9 M395 6819
GTX 1650 Max-Q 7740 +13.5%

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

R9 M395 8656
GTX 1650 Max-Q 11046 +27.6%

Passmark

R9 M395 5022
GTX 1650 Max-Q 5594 +11.4%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
336 Mh/s
 
n/d

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon R9 M395

Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (1792 vs 896)
DirectX 12
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)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
Mantle (an API developed by AMD for 3D graphics acceleration. Discontinued and later superceded by Vulkan)
EyefinitySupport
FreeSync
HD3DMenu
PowerTuneMenu
DualGraphics
TrueAudioMenu
ZeroCoreMenu
SwitchableGraphics
MantleMenu

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q

11.4% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (23 April 2019 vs 9 June 2015)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 28 nm)

So, R9 M395 or GTX 1650 Max-Q?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon R9 M395 and GeForce GTX 1650 Max-Q, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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