ATI Rage XL PCI vs NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the ATI Rage XL PCI on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT on the other side.

The first video card was released on Aug 1st, 1998. This GPU is equipped with 0.0078125 GB of SDR memory, with a bandwidth of 664.0 MB/s. The architecture of this card: base clock of and a boost clock of , TDP of this video card is unknown.

The second video card was released on Jun 4th, 2008 and comes with 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 25.60 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 23 W.

This table also comprises board specifications, pixel and texture filtration, launch price, and benchmarks such as G3DMark, PassMark G2D, 3DMark Firestrike, FPS, and Hashrate.

Key Differences

Advantages of ATI Rage XL PCI:

  • Up to 61.45% higher bandwidth: 664.0 MB/s vs 25.60 GB/s.
  • More memory size (RAM): 0.0078125 GB vs 0.5 GB.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT:

  • NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT is newer: launch date is Jun 4th, 2008.

Technical specifications

ATI Rage XL PCI NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: ATI Rage XL PCI NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
GPU Variant: 215R3LASB41 NB9P-GS
Processor: Rage 3 Tesla
Foundry: TSMC TSMC
Technology: 350 nm 55 nm
Transistors: 8 million 314 million
Die Size: 47 mm² 121 mm²
General information
Release Date: Aug 1st, 1998 Jun 4th, 2008
Availability: - -
Generation: Rage 3 GeForce 9M (9600M)
Predecessor: Rage 2 GeForce 8M
Successor: Rage 4 GeForce 100M
Production: End-of-life End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: PCI MXM-II
Reviews: - -
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: - -
Boost Clock Speed: - -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: 83 MHz 800 MHz 1600 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: 0.0078125 GB 0.5 GB
Type of memory: SDR GDDR3
Memory Bus: 64 bit 128 bit
Memory Bandwidth: 664.0 MB/s 25.60 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: - 32
TMUs: 1 16
ROPs: 1 8
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - 32 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: Single-slot MXM Module
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: unknown 23 W
Suggested PSU: 200 W -
Outputs: 1x VGA1x S-Video No outputs
Power Connectors: None None
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P601, P616
Technology Support
DirectX: 6.0 11.1 (10_0)
OpenGL: 1.1 3.3
OpenCL: - -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: N/A -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
ATI Rage XL PCI
0.125 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
4 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
ATI Rage XL PCI
0.125 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
8 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
ATI Rage XL PCI
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
80 GFLOPS
Unified Shaders:
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
32
Texture Mapping Units:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
16
Render Output Units:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
8
Pixel Shaders:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
No data

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
138
PassMark (G2D):
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
32
Power Performance:
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT
5.75

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