GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of R9 FURY X vs 980 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

8.2

Overall Score

Winner
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 980  based on its noise and power.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon R9 FURY X

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon R9 FURY X

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Much higher memory bandwidth 512 GB/s vs 224.4 GB/s More than 2.2x higher memory bandwidth
Much wider memory bus 4,096 bit vs 256 bit 16x wider memory bus
Much better floating-point performance 8,602 GFLOPS vs 4,981 GFLOPS Around 75% better floating-point performance
Significantly higher texture rate 268.8 GTexel/s vs 155.6 GTexel/s Around 75% higher texture rate
Many more shading units 4,096 vs 2,048 Twice as many shading units
Many more texture mapping units 256 vs 128 Twice as many texture mapping units
Front view of GeForce GTX 980

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980

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Much higher effective memory clock speed 7,012 MHz vs 1,000 MHz More than 7x higher effective memory clock speed
Much higher memory clock speed 1,753 MHz vs 500 MHz More than 3.5x higher memory clock speed
Slightly higher clock speed 1,127 MHz vs 1,050 MHz More than 5% higher clock speed
Significantly higher metro: last light framerate 83.5 vs 37 More than 2.2x higher metro: last light framerate
Higher pixel rate 77.82 GPixel/s vs 67.2 GPixel/s More than 15% higher pixel rate
Higher turbo clock speed 1,216 MHz vs 1,050 MHz More than 15% higher turbo clock speed
Significantly lower TDP 165W vs 275W 40% lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon R9 FURY X vs GeForce GTX 980

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Metro: Last Light

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