GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of R9 M290X vs 780M among Laptop GPUs over 35W TDP

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan, Sky Diver Factor and Fire Strike Factor

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 31 more

Value

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 31 more

Noise and Power

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

6.6

Overall Score

Winner
Nvidia GeForce GTX 780M 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 780M  based on its benchmarks.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon R9 M290X

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon R9 M290X

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Higher clock speed 850 MHz vs 771 MHz More than 10% higher clock speed
Better PassMark score 4,284 vs 4,043 More than 5% better PassMark score
Higher turbo clock speed 900 MHz vs 797 MHz Around 15% higher turbo clock speed
Better PassMark direct compute score 2,527 vs 2,247 More than 10% better PassMark direct compute score
Front view of GeForce GTX 780M

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 780M

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Much better 3DMark06 score 23,381.5 vs 6,817 Around 3.5x better 3DMark06 score
Better 3DMark vantage graphics score 27,258 vs 24,205 Around 15% better 3DMark vantage graphics score
Much better manhattan score 3,715.82 vs 2,047.22 More than 80% better manhattan score
Higher texture rate 102 GTexel/s vs 72 GTexel/s More than 40% higher texture rate
More texture mapping units 128 vs 80 48 more texture mapping units
Significantly higher crysis 3 framerate 29.25 fps vs 22.8 fps Around 30% higher crysis 3 framerate
More shading units 1,536 vs 1,280 256 more shading units
Higher metro: last light framerate 37 vs 33.1 More than 10% higher metro: last light framerate

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon R9 M290X vs GeForce GTX 780M

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 M290X
258.05 mHash/s
GeForce GTX 780M
81.78 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 M290X
54.52 mPixels/s
GeForce GTX 780M
35.82 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 M290X
1,134.46 frames/s
GeForce GTX 780M
1,140.88 frames/s

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 M290X
3,324.52
GeForce GTX 780M
3,060.34

Manhattan (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon R9 M290X
2,047.22
GeForce GTX 780M
3,715.82

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These are nearly the same in performance according to my research and 3DMark tests.
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