GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of R9 390 vs 1070 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

8.4

Overall Score

Winner
GeForce GTX 1070 

GPUBoss recommends the GeForce GTX 1070  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 390

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon R9 390

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More shading units 2,560 vs 1,920 640 more shading units
More texture mapping units 160 vs 120 40 more texture mapping units
Slightly wider memory bus 512 bit vs 256 bit 2x wider memory bus
Front view of GeForce GTX 1070

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Generic GeForce GTX 1070

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Significantly higher clock speed 1,506 MHz vs 1,000 MHz More than 50% higher clock speed
Better PassMark score 10,906 vs 7,888 Around 40% better PassMark score
Higher effective memory clock speed 8,008 MHz vs 6,000 MHz Around 35% higher effective memory clock speed
Higher pixel rate 96.4 GPixel/s vs 64 GPixel/s More than 50% higher pixel rate
Significantly higher bioshock infinite framerate 132.5 vs 59 Around 2.2x higher bioshock infinite framerate
Slightly better floating-point performance 5,783 GFLOPS vs 5,120 GFLOPS Around 15% better floating-point performance
Significantly better PassMark direct compute score 6,762 vs 3,876 Around 75% better PassMark direct compute score
Significantly higher memory clock speed 2,002 MHz vs 1,500 MHz Around 35% higher memory clock speed
Slightly higher texture rate 180.7 GTexel/s vs 160 GTexel/s Around 15% higher texture rate
Better cloud gate factor score 23.37 vs 21.73 Around 10% better cloud gate factor score
Significantly lower TDP 150W vs 275W More than 45% lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon R9 390 vs GeForce GTX 1070

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 390
607.38 mHash/s
GeForce GTX 1070
375.53 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 390
119.98 mPixels/s
GeForce GTX 1070
129.19 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 390
3,179.84 frames/s
GeForce GTX 1070
2,390.78 frames/s

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Bioshock Infinite

Metro: Last Light

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