AMD Radeon RX 470 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650

AMD Radeon RX 470
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650

General info

Comparison of Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
100.00
 
62.48
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
Turing
Code name
Ellesmere
 
TU117
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
4 August 2016
 
23 April 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$179
 
$149
Price now
$100
 
$159

Technical specs

Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2048
 
896
Core clock speed
926 MHz
 
1485 MHz
Boost Clock
1206 MHz
 
1665 MHz
Transistor count
5,700 million
 
4,700 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
12 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
120 Watt
 
75 Watt
Texture fill rate
154.4
 
93.24
Floating-point performance
4,940 gflops
 
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
241 mm
 
229 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650: 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
6600 MHz
 
8000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
211.2 GB/s
 
128.0 GB/s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650.
Display Connectors
1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
+
 
-
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
+
 
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HDMI 2.0b
+
 
no data

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_0)
 
12 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

RX 470 36.59 +0.7%
GTX 1650 36.35

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

RX 470 380689 +2%
GTX 1650 373333

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

RX 470 68475 +35.5%
GTX 1650 50549

3DMark Fire Strike Score

RX 470 9507 +13.7%
GTX 1650 8362

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

RX 470 11885 +29.3%
GTX 1650 9195

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

RX 470 17625 +28.1%
GTX 1650 13759

Passmark

RX 470 7902 +0.7%
GTX 1650 7850

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
495 Mh/s
 
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Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
30 Mh/s
 
no data
Zcash / ZEC (Equihash)
200 Sol/s
 
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Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX 470

0.7% faster in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (2048 vs 896)
Higher memory bandwidth (211.2 vs 128 GB/s)
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
HDMI 2.0b
AMD FreeSync
FreeSync

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650

Much newer (23 April 2019 vs 4 August 2016)
Cheaper ($149 vs $179)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 14 nm)
Less power hungry (75 vs 120 watts)

So, RX 470 or GTX 1650?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon RX 470 and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650. The differences in performance seem too small.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon RX 470 and GeForce GTX 1650, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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