GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of R9 295X2 vs Pro Duo 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

8

Overall Score

Winner
AMD Radeon Pro Duo 

GPUBoss recommends the AMD Radeon Pro Duo  based on its benchmarks, compute performance and noise and power.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon R9 295X2

Reasons to consider the
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Much higher effective memory clock speed 5,000 MHz vs 1,000 MHz 5x higher effective memory clock speed
Much higher memory clock speed 1,250 MHz vs 500 MHz 2.5x higher memory clock speed
Front view of Radeon Pro Duo

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon Pro Duo

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Much wider memory bus 8,192 bit vs 1,024 bit 8x wider memory bus
Much better floating-point performance 16,384 GFLOPS vs 11,466 GFLOPS Around 45% better floating-point performance
Better PassMark score 9,484 vs 7,462 More than 25% better PassMark score
Much higher texture rate 512 GTexel/s vs 358.4 GTexel/s Around 45% higher texture rate
Many more shading units 8,192 vs 5,632 2560 more shading units
Many more texture mapping units 512 vs 352 160 more texture mapping units
Many more compute units 128 vs 88 40 more compute units
Better cloud gate factor score 27.47 vs 24.18 Around 15% better cloud gate factor score
Significantly better PassMark direct compute score 5,267 vs 3,456 More than 50% better PassMark direct compute score
Much lower TDP 350W vs 500W 30% lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon R9 295X2 vs Pro Duo

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 295X2
614.07 mHash/s
Radeon Pro Duo
593.55 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 295X2
116.41 mPixels/s
Radeon Pro Duo
141.99 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 295X2
1,997.66 frames/s
Radeon Pro Duo
1,917.78 frames/s

Particle simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 295X2
651.4 mInteraction/s
Radeon Pro Duo
851.43 mInteraction/s

T-Rex (Compubench 1.5) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 295X2
10.68 frames/s
Radeon Pro Duo
13.15 frames/s

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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