ATI Rage XL PCI vs NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the ATI Rage XL PCI on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 9800 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 Jul 21st, 2008 and comes with 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 57.60 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 125 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 13.25% higher bandwidth: 664.0 MB/s vs 57.60 GB/s.
  • More memory size (RAM): 0.0078125 GB vs 0.5 GB.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT:

  • NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT is newer: launch date is Jul 21st, 2008.

Technical specifications

ATI Rage XL PCI NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: ATI Rage XL PCI NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
GPU Variant: 215R3LASB41 G92-280-B1
Processor: Rage 3 Tesla
Foundry: TSMC TSMC
Technology: 350 nm 55 nm
Transistors: 8 million 754 million
Die Size: 47 mm² 260 mm²
General information
Release Date: Aug 1st, 1998 Jul 21st, 2008
Availability: - -
Generation: Rage 3 GeForce 9 (9800)
Predecessor: Rage 2 GeForce 8
Successor: Rage 4 GeForce 200
Production: End-of-life End-of-life
Launch Price: - 160 USD
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: PCI PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: - 46 in our database
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: - -
Boost Clock Speed: - -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: 83 MHz 900 MHz 1800 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: 0.0078125 GB 0.5 GB
Type of memory: SDR GDDR3
Memory Bus: 64 bit 256 bit
Memory Bandwidth: 664.0 MB/s 57.60 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: - 112
TMUs: 1 56
ROPs: 1 16
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - 64 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: Single-slot Single-slot
Length: - 229 mm 9 inches
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: unknown 125 W
Suggested PSU: 200 W 300 W
Outputs: 1x VGA1x S-Video 2x DVI1x S-Video
Power Connectors: None 1x 6-pin
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P360, P393
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 9800 GT
9.6 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
ATI Rage XL PCI
0.125 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
33.6 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
ATI Rage XL PCI
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
336 GFLOPS
Texture Mapping Units:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
No data
Render Output Units:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
No data
Pixel Shaders:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
No data

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
475
PassMark (G2D):
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT
72

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