ATI VGA Improved Performance vs ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the ATI VGA Improved Performance on one side and ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition on the other side.

The first video card was released on Sep 28th, 1987. This GPU is equipped with 0.000244140625 GB of DRAM memory, with a bandwidth of 40.00 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 30th, 2010 and comes with 1 GB of GDDR5 memory, with a bandwidth of 153.0 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 228 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 VGA Improved Performance:

  • Up to 61.75% higher bandwidth: 40.00 MB/s vs 153.0 GB/s.
  • More memory size (RAM): 0.000244140625 GB vs 1 GB.

Advantages of ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition:

  • ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition is newer: launch date is Jun 30th, 2010.

Technical specifications

ATI VGA Improved Performance ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: ATI VGA Improved Performance ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
GPU Variant: - Cypress XT (215-0735033)
Processor: Wonder TeraScale 2
Foundry: - TSMC
Technology: 800 nm 40 nm
Transistors: unknown 2154 million
Die Size: unknown 334 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 28th, 1987 Jun 30th, 2010
Availability: - -
Generation: VGA Evergreen (HD 5800)
Predecessor: EGA Radeon R700
Successor: Mach 8 Northern Islands
Production: End-of-life End-of-life
Launch Price: 449 USD 479 USD
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: PCI PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: - 171 in our database
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: - -
Boost Clock Speed: - -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: 10 MHz 1195 MHz 4.8 Gbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: 0.000244140625 GB 1 GB
Type of memory: DRAM GDDR5
Memory Bus: 32 bit 256 bit
Memory Bandwidth: 40.00 MB/s 153.0 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: - 1600
TMUs: - 80
ROPs: 1 32
Compute units: - 20
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - 8 KB (per CU)
L2 Cache: - 512 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: Single-slot Dual-slot
Length: 178 mm 7 inches 279 mm 11 inches
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: unknown 228 W
Suggested PSU: 200 W 550 W
Outputs: 1x VGA 1x DVI2x mini-DisplayPort 1.1
Power Connectors: - 2x 6-pin
Part Number: - -
Board Number: 18008 C078
Technology Support
DirectX: N/A 11.2 (11_0)
OpenGL: N/A 4.4
OpenCL: - -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: N/A -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
ATI VGA Improved Performance
0.01 GPixel/s
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
27.2 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
ATI VGA Improved Performance
0 GTexel/s
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
68 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
ATI VGA Improved Performance
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
2720 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
ATI VGA Improved Performance
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
544 GFLOPS (1:5)
Unified Shaders:
ATI VGA Improved Performance
No data
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
1600
Texture Mapping Units:
ATI VGA Improved Performance
No data
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
80
Render Output Units:
ATI VGA Improved Performance
1
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
32
Pixel Shaders:
ATI VGA Improved Performance
1
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
No data

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
ATI VGA Improved Performance
No data
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
2255
PassMark (G2D):
ATI VGA Improved Performance
No data
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
397

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