GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of R5 230 vs 730 among Desktop GPUs for under $200

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan and Cloud Gate Factor

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 30 more

Value

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 30 more

Noise and Power

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

8.7

Overall Score

Winner
Sapphire Radeon R5 230 

GPUBoss recommends the Sapphire Radeon R5 230  based on its noise and power.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon R5 230

Reasons to consider the
Sapphire Radeon R5 230

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More memory 2,048 MB vs 1,024 MB 2x more memory
Lower TDP 19W vs 38W 2x lower TDP
Front view of GeForce GT 730

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 730

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Much better manhattan score 3,701.21 vs 653.95 Around 5.8x better manhattan score
Much higher effective memory clock speed 5,012 MHz vs 1,334 MHz More than 3.8x higher effective memory clock speed
Higher clock speed 902 MHz vs 625 MHz Around 45% higher clock speed
Higher memory bandwidth 40.1 GB/s vs 10.7 GB/s Around 3.8x higher memory bandwidth
Much higher memory clock speed 1,253 MHz vs 667 MHz Around 90% higher memory clock speed
Better floating-point performance 692.7 GFLOPS vs 200 GFLOPS Around 3.5x better floating-point performance
More shading units 384 vs 160 224 more shading units
Slightly more render output processors 8 vs 4 Twice as many render output processors

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon R5 230 vs GeForce GT 730

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R5 230
1,206.86
GeForce GT 730
3,361.1

Manhattan (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R5 230
653.95
GeForce GT 730
3,701.21

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