GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of RX 550 vs R7 240 among all 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

Noise and Power

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

6.6

Overall Score

Winner
AMD Radeon RX 550 

GPUBoss recommends the AMD Radeon RX 550  based on its benchmarks and compute performance.

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Front view of Radeon RX 550

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon RX 550

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon RX 550

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Significantly higher clock speed 1,100 MHz vs 730 MHz More than 50% higher clock speed
Much higher effective memory clock speed 7,000 MHz vs 1,800 MHz Around 4x higher effective memory clock speed
Better PassMark score 3,684 vs 966 More than 3.8x better PassMark score
Higher memory bandwidth 112 GB/s vs 28.8 GB/s Around 4x higher memory bandwidth
Significantly higher turbo clock speed 1,183 MHz vs 780 MHz More than 50% higher turbo clock speed
Significantly better sky diver factor score 256 vs 102.46 Around 2.5x better sky diver factor score
Much higher memory clock speed 1,750 MHz vs 900 MHz Around 95% higher memory clock speed
Higher pixel rate 18.93 GPixel/s vs 6.24 GPixel/s More than 3x higher pixel rate
More render output processors 16 vs 8 Twice as many render output processors
Better PassMark direct compute score 1,730 vs 621 More than 2.8x better PassMark direct compute score
Better manhattan score 3,635.71 vs 1,769.8 More than 2x better manhattan score
Front view of Radeon R7 240

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon R7 240

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Slightly lower TDP 30W vs 50W 40% lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon RX 550 vs R7 240

PassMark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performanceData courtesy Passmark

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon RX 550
3,354.62
Radeon R7 240
3,149.55

Manhattan (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Radeon RX 550
3,635.71
Radeon R7 240
1,769.8

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

PassMark Direct Compute Measures performance of general-purpose computing using Microsoft DirectCompute

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