GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of R7 240 vs 4850 among Desktop GPUs

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan, Cloud Gate Factor, Sky Diver Factor and 1 more

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 32 more

Value

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 32 more

Noise and Power

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

5.7

Overall Score

Winner
AMD Radeon R7 240 

GPUBoss recommends the AMD Radeon R7 240  based on its noise and power.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon R7 240

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon R7 240

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More memory 2,048 MB vs 512 MB 4x more memory
Higher clock speed 730 MHz vs 625 MHz More than 15% higher clock speed
Lower TDP 30W vs 110W 3.7x lower TDP
Front view of Radeon HD 4850

Reasons to consider the
ATi Radeon HD 4850

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Higher memory bandwidth 63.55 GB/s vs 28.8 GB/s Around 2.2x higher memory bandwidth
Slightly better floating-point performance 1,000 GFLOPS vs 499.2 GFLOPS More than 2x better floating-point performance
More shading units 800 vs 320 480 more shading units
Wider memory bus 256 bit vs 128 bit 2x wider memory bus
More render output processors 16 vs 8 Twice as many render output processors
More texture mapping units 40 vs 20 Twice as many texture mapping units
More compute units 10 vs 5 Twice as many compute units
Better sky diver factor score 124.95 vs 102.46 More than 20% better sky diver factor score
Higher memory clock speed 993 MHz vs 900 MHz More than 10% higher memory clock speed

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon R7 240 vs HD 4850

PassMark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performanceData courtesy Passmark

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R7 240
3,149.55
Radeon HD 4850
3,349.68

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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