ATI Rage XL PCI vs NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the ATI Rage XL PCI on one side and NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M 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 Mar 24th, 2011 and comes with 1.5 GB of DDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 43.20 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 35 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 34.94% higher bandwidth: 664.0 MB/s vs 43.20 GB/s.
  • More memory size (RAM): 0.0078125 GB vs 1.5 GB.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M:

  • NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M is newer: launch date is Mar 24th, 2011.

Technical specifications

ATI Rage XL PCI NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: ATI Rage XL PCI NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
GPU Variant: 215R3LASB41 -
Processor: Rage 3 Fermi
Foundry: TSMC TSMC
Technology: 350 nm 40 nm
Transistors: 8 million 1170 million
Die Size: 47 mm² 238 mm²
General information
Release Date: Aug 1st, 1998 Mar 24th, 2011
Availability: - -
Generation: Rage 3 GeForce 500M
Predecessor: Rage 2 GeForce 400M
Successor: Rage 4 GeForce 600M
Production: End-of-life End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: PCI PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: - -
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 1.5 GB
Type of memory: SDR DDR3
Memory Bus: 64 bit 192 bit
Memory Bandwidth: 664.0 MB/s 43.20 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: - 144
TMUs: 1 24
ROPs: 1 24
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - 64 KB (per SM)
L2 Cache: - 384 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: Single-slot -
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: unknown 35 W
Suggested PSU: 200 W -
Outputs: 1x VGA1x S-Video No outputs
Power Connectors: None -
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - -
Technology Support
DirectX: 6.0 12 (11_0)
OpenGL: 1.1 4.6
OpenCL: - 2629
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: N/A -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
ATI Rage XL PCI
0.125 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
3.54 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
ATI Rage XL PCI
0.125 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
14.16 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
ATI Rage XL PCI
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
339.8 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
ATI Rage XL PCI
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
28.32 GFLOPS (1:12)
Unified Shaders:
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
144
Texture Mapping Units:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
24
Render Output Units:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
16
Pixel Shaders:
ATI Rage XL PCI
1
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
No data

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
663
PassMark (G2D):
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
111
OpenCL:
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
2629
Power Performance:
ATI Rage XL PCI
No data
NVIDIA GeForce GT 555M
22.92

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