AMD Radeon RX 570 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650

General info

Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
1.88
 
1.67
Architecture
Polaris
 
Turing
GPU code name
Polaris 20 Ellesmere
 
TU117
Market segment
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
18 April 2017
 
23 April 2019
Launch price (MSRP)
$169
 
$149
Price now
$385
 
$481

Technical specs

General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines / CUDA cores
2048
 
896
Core clock speed
1168 MHz
 
1485 MHz
Boost Clock
1244 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
159.2
 
93.24
Floating-point performance
5,095 gflops
 
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Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 570 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: 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
8 GB
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
7000 MHz
 
8000 MHz
Memory bandwidth
224.0 GB/s
 
128.0 GB/s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1650. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
HDMI
+
 
+

Technologies

Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
FreeSync
+
 
-

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1650, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 (12_0)
 
12 (12_1)
Shader Model
6.4
 
6.5
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
OpenCL
2.0
 
1.2
Vulkan
+
 
1.2.131
CUDA
-
 
7.5

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance comparison. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

RX 570 27.40
GTX 1650 30.41 +11%

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

RX 570 375145
GTX 1650 436117 +16.3%

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

RX 570 71096 +22.3%
GTX 1650 58120

3DMark Fire Strike Score

RX 570 11956 +29.8%
GTX 1650 9209

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

RX 570 13827 +42.3%
GTX 1650 9718

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

RX 570 18967 +40.2%
GTX 1650 13531

3DMark Vantage Performance

RX 570 45560 +1.9%
GTX 1650 44694

Passmark

RX 570 6967
GTX 1650 7732 +11%

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1650 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX 570

Cheaper ($385.00 USD vs $481.00 USD)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (2048 vs 896)
Higher memory bandwidth (224 vs 128 GB/s)
AMD FreeSync
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650

11% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (23 April 2019 vs 18 April 2017)
Finer manufacturing process technology (12 vs 14 nm)
Less power hungry (75 vs 120 watts)

So, RX 570 or GTX 1650?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1650, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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