AMD Radeon RX 560
vs
AMD Radeon R7 370

AMD Radeon RX 560
AMD Radeon R7 370
RX 560 R7 370 Difference
AMD Radeon RX 560 AMD Radeon R7 370
Price $ 99.0 $ 202.0 103 (104%)
Year 2017 2015 2 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 62C 69C 7 (11%)
Max Fan Noise 41.7dB 56.3dB 14.6 (35%)
Recommended Power Supply 425W 460W 35 (8%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz ($306.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0.0 FPS +0.0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0% 0.0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 33.0 FPS 32.0 FPS 1 (3%)
Average 1440p Performance 23.4 FPS 21.9 FPS 1.5 (6%)
Average 4K Performance 13.6 FPS 13.4 FPS 0.2 (1%)
Memory 4 GB 2 GB 2 (50%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.0 $ 4.7 1.7 (57%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 4.2 $ 6.8 2.6 (62%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 7.3 $ 11.1 3.8 (52%)
Overall Combination Score 66/100 62/100 4 (6%)
Our Verdict: Upgrading from R7 370 to RX 560 is not recommended as it is less than 30% of improvement in performance. In general, a reasonable upgrade is between 30% and 50% or more to justify the purchase of new hardware. The price/performance ratio is much better for RX 560 .

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AMD Radeon RX 560
AMD Radeon R7 370
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
24
27.0
24
27.0
2019 Anthem
15
17.4
15
17.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
22
25.5
22
25.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
30
34.2
30
34.2
2019 Metro Exodus
13
15.3
13
15.3
2019 World War Z
38
43.0
36
40.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
26
29.0
22
25.0
2018 Fallout 76
28
32.0
26
29.0
2018 Hitman 2
22
25.0
20
23.0
2018 Just Cause 4
19
22.0
19
22.0
2018 Monster Hunter: World
21
23.7
21
23.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
20
23.0
33
37.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
28
31.2
22
25.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
27
30.5
27
30.5
2017 For Honor
36
40.7
36
40.7
2017 Project CARS 2
25
28.8
25
28.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
31
34.9
31
34.9
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
21
24.1
18
20.1
2016 Hitman
38
43.1
26
29.1
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
33
37.3
26
29.9
2016 The Division
28
31.6
24
27.6
2016 Overwatch
40
45.5
35
39.2
2016 Dishonored 2
18
21.0
18
21.0
2015 DiRT Rally
44
49.9
47
52.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
24
27.2
25
28.4
2015 The Witcher 3
24
27.7
21
23.9
2015 Rocket League
106
118.7
106
118.7
2015 Need For Speed
29
32.9
29
32.9
2015 Project CARS
28
31.5
28
31.5
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
51
57.6
51
57.6
2013 Crysis 3
28
31.4
26
29.0
2013 Battlefield 4
33
36.8
36
40.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
73
81.4
73
81.4
2009 League of Legends
137
152.6
137
152.6

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AMD Radeon RX 560
AMD Radeon R7 370
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
16
20.1
16
20.1
2019 Anthem
11
13.8
11
13.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
15
19.8
15
19.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
18
23.1
18
23.1
2019 Metro Exodus
9
11.9
9
11.9
2019 World War Z
25
31.4
23
29.2
2018 Forza Horizon 4
20
25.0
16
21.0
2018 Hitman 2
12
16.0
12
15.0
2018 Just Cause 4
13
16.3
13
16.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
13
16.6
13
16.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
14
17.5
22
28.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
15
18.9
12
16.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
17
22.0
17
22.0
2017 For Honor
18
23.7
18
23.7
2017 Project CARS 2
16
20.3
16
20.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
25
31.5
25
31.5
2016 Overwatch
25
31.5
21
27.3
2016 Dishonored 2
14
18.0
14
18.0
2015 Rocket League
40
50.8
40
50.8
2015 Need For Speed
20
25.4
20
25.4
2015 Project CARS
19
24.1
19
24.1
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
29
37.3
29
37.3
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
54
67.8
54
67.8
2009 League of Legends
67
84.8
67
84.8

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AMD Radeon RX 560
AMD Radeon R7 370
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
8
12.0
8
12.0
2019 Anthem
5
7.5
5
7.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
7
10.5
7
10.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
7
11.4
7
11.4
2019 Metro Exodus
5
7.5
5
7.5
2019 World War Z
12
18.1
11
16.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
11
16.0
9
14.0
2018 Hitman 2
7
10.0
6
9.0
2018 Just Cause 4
5
8.5
5
8.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
5
8.0
5
8.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
7
10.0
11
16.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
7
10.5
6
9.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
10
15.3
10
15.3
2017 For Honor
8
11.9
8
11.9
2017 Project CARS 2
11
17.0
11
17.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
18
26.4
18
26.4
2016 Overwatch
11
16.1
9
14.0
2016 Dishonored 2
9
14.2
9
14.2
2015 Rocket League
16
23.7
16
23.7
2015 Need For Speed
11
17.0
11
17.0
2015 Project CARS
11
17.0
11
17.0
2015 Rainbow Six Siege
12
17.3
12
17.3
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
42
61.0
42
61.0
2009 League of Legends
23
33.9
23
33.9
RX 560 vs R7 370 with i7-7700K vs i7-4790K at 1080p and ultra vs ultra settings
RX 560 vs R7 370 with i7-7700K vs i7-4790K at 1440p and ultra vs ultra settings
RX 560 vs R7 370 with i7-7700K vs i7-4790K at 4K and ultra vs ultra settings

AMD Radeon RX 560 / i7-7700K

The RX 560 is more suitable for budget PC builds and less demanding games. The price/performance ratio is excellent for RX 560 against the competition in budget graphics cards. The RX 560 's power requirements are reasonable and it is very efficient compared to the competition. With regards to max load temperature, the RX 560 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. With current 4096 MB RAM, the RX 560 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

AMD Radeon R7 370 / i7-4790K

The R7 370 is more suitable for budget PC builds and less demanding games. The price/performance ratio is excellent for R7 370 against the competition in budget graphics cards. With current 2048 MB RAM, the R7 370 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. With current 2048 MB RAM, the R7 370 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

RX 560 vs R7 370 Specifications Comparison

Board Design

RX 560 R7 370
Board NumberC994C631, C634
Length6.7 inches 170 mm6 inches 152 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort2x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power ConnectorsNone1x 6-pin
Slot WidthDual-slotDual-slot
TDP75 W110 W

Clock Speeds

RX 560 R7 370
Boost Clock1275 MHz975 MHz
GPU Clock1175 MHz925 MHz
Memory Clock1750 MHz 7000 MHz effective1400 MHz 5600 MHz effective

Graphics Card

RX 560 R7 370
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x8PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationPolaris (RX 500)Pirate Islands (R7 300)
Launch Price99 USD149 USD
ProductionActiveActive
Release DateApr 18th, 2017Jun 18th, 2015

Graphics Features

RX 560 R7 370
DirectX12.0 (12_0)12.0 (11_1)
OpenCL21.2
OpenGL4.54.5
Shader Model65.1
Vulkan1.1.821.1.77

Graphics Processor

RX 560 R7 370
ArchitectureGCN 4.0GCN 1.0
Die Size123 mm²212 mm²
GPU NamePolaris 21Trinidad
GPU VariantPolaris 21 XT (215-0908004)Trinidad PRO (215-0870020)
Process Size14 nm28 nm
Transistors3,000 million2,800 million

Memory

RX 560 R7 370
Bandwidth112.0 GB/s179.2 GB/s
Memory Bus128 bit256 bit
Memory Size4096 MB2048 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5GDDR5

Render Config

RX 560 R7 370
Compute Units1616
ROPs1632
Shading Units10241024
TMUs6464

Theoretical Performance

RX 560 R7 370
FP32 (float) performance2,611 GFLOPS1,997 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance163.2 GFLOPS (1:16)124.8 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate20.40 GPixel/s31.20 GPixel/s
Texture Rate81.60 GTexel/s62.40 GTexel/s

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mourneinvention 5 months ago
Which would run better for gaming,r7 370 2gb 256 bit or rx560 2gb 128 bit.R7 is 1000mhz,rx560 is 1300mhz. Also would it run most games on high-ultra if I went crossfire with R7?
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muscleacceptor 5 months ago

neither graphics cards should have any issues with the games you have listed as long as you play at 1080p.
If you plan on playing newer games soon, I would suggest the RX 560, if you arent then pick the R7 370
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pugsleyimprudent 5 months ago
I have looked and I can either get another R7 370 or a new RX560 for about the same price.The 560 is faster but 370 has twice the memory bandwidth (256 as opposed to 128)
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dubbedshear 5 months ago
R7 370 has similar performance as rx560. So its not worth the upgrade (its more like sidegrade).

Crossfire is not supported well (or at all) in many games, so it depends of what are you planning to play.
Its better to wait for now, because the cheapest gpu which worth the upgrade is rx580 or gtx 1060. And the prices are still high because of the miners.
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