GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of R7 250 vs 740 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

No winner declared

Too close to call

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon R7 250

Reasons to consider the
Generic Radeon R7 250

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Better T-Rex score 1.83 frames/s vs 0.75 frames/s Around 2.5x better T-Rex score
Front view of GeForce GT 740

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 740

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Higher battlefield 4 framerate 30 vs 14.9 More than 2x higher battlefield 4 framerate
Slightly higher memory clock speed 1,253 MHz vs 1,150 MHz Around 10% higher memory clock speed

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon R7 250 vs GeForce GT 740

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R7 250
117.37 mHash/s
GeForce GT 740
13.37 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R7 250
24.16 mPixels/s
GeForce GT 740
10.14 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R7 250
263.94 frames/s
GeForce GT 740
214.58 frames/s

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Battlefield 4

Crysis 3

Comments

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i just bought a gt 740 but i bought it because it is 20 bucks cheaper then r7 250. i would call this comparison a draw. they have same performance and they both have an extra software support (mantle and physx).
I have Nvidia GeForce GT 740. See the 3D. Works very quite and not using 6 or 8 pins cables. Just works perfectly. I don't have any problem with the card. Screen is very sharp looking. 4K smooth works. Very good card for many games. My best card ever. Price and performance DX12 pci3.0 from one of latest cards.
Probably thanks to Nvidia's PhysX. AMD is better at Bitcoin mining and such, but PhysX is great for gaming and thus more popular in benchmarks.
i don't why nVidia always wins
I don t know whats better but I think they are in the rang
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