GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 5870 vs 740M among Laptop GPUs over 35W TDP

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan, Sky Diver Factor and Fire Strike Factor

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 31 more

Value

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 31 more

Noise and Power

TDP, Idle Power Consumption, Load Power Consumption and 2 more

Winner
ATi Mobility Radeon HD 5870 

GPUBoss recommends the ATi Mobility Radeon HD 5870  based on its benchmarks.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Mobility Radeon HD 5870

Reasons to consider the
ATi Mobility Radeon HD 5870

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Significantly better 3DMark 11 graphics score 12,830.5 vs 1,873 More than 6.8x better 3DMark 11 graphics score
Better 3DMark06 score 12,830.5 vs 10,161 More than 25% better 3DMark06 score
Better PassMark score 1,223 vs 772 Around 60% better PassMark score
Higher effective memory clock speed 4,000 MHz vs 1,802 MHz Around 2.2x higher effective memory clock speed
Higher memory bandwidth 64 GB/s vs 28.83 GB/s Around 2.2x higher memory bandwidth
Better 3DMark vantage graphics score 7,616 vs 5,459 Around 40% better 3DMark vantage graphics score
Better manhattan score 3,719.68 vs 2,901.63 Around 30% better manhattan score
Slightly better floating-point performance 1,120 GFLOPS vs 622.1 GFLOPS More than 80% better floating-point performance
Better ocean surface simulation score 585.97 frames/s vs 157.01 frames/s Around 3.8x better ocean surface simulation score
More shading units 800 vs 384 416 more shading units
Slightly better cloud gate factor score 11.22 vs 9.02 Around 25% better cloud gate factor score
Higher memory clock speed 1,000 MHz vs 901 MHz More than 10% higher memory clock speed
Front view of GeForce GT 740M

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 740M

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Higher clock speed 810 MHz vs 700 MHz More than 15% higher clock speed
More memory 2,048 MB vs 1,024 MB 2x more memory

Benchmarks Real world tests of Mobility Radeon HD 5870 vs GeForce GT 740M

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

Mobility Radeon HD 5870
98.61 mHash/s
GeForce GT 740M
44.7 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

Mobility Radeon HD 5870
8.23 mPixels/s
GeForce GT 740M
9.37 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Mobility Radeon HD 5870
585.97 frames/s
GeForce GT 740M
157.01 frames/s

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Manhattan (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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which should i get the radeon has i7 quad core Q740 and the nVidia has a i5 3317U. Need to know ASAP! thanks
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