Intel Iris Graphics 5100 vs NVIDIA GeForce GT 230

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 5100 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce GT 230 on the other side.

The first video card was released on May 27th, 2013. This GPU is equipped with System Shared of System Shared memory, with a bandwidth of System Dependent. The architecture of this card: base clock of 200 MHz and a boost clock of 1100 MHz, TDP of this video card is 30 W.

The second video card was released on Oct 12th, 2009 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 75 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 Intel Iris Graphics 5100:

  • Intel Iris Graphics 5100 is newer: launch date is May 27th, 2013.
  • Passmark G3DMark is 56.97%: higher: 753 vs 324.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 73.36%: higher: 274 vs 73.
  • Up to 77.84% higher in FLOPS: 704 GFLOPS vs 156 GFLOPS.
  • Consumes less energy: 75 W vs 30 W.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 230:

No advantages here...

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 5100 NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 5100 NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
GPU Variant: - G94-300-B1
Processor: Generation 7.5 Tesla
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 22 nm 55 nm
Transistors: 1300 million 505 million
Die Size: 181 mm² 196 mm²
General information
Release Date: May 27th, 2013 Oct 12th, 2009
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Haswell) GeForce 200
Predecessor: - GeForce 9
Successor: - GeForce 400
Production: End-of-life End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: 2 in our database -
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 200 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1100 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: System Shared 900 MHz 1800 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared 0.5 GB
Type of memory: System Shared GDDR3
Memory Bus: System Shared 256 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 57.60 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 320 48
TMUs: 40 24
ROPs: 4 16
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - 64 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP Single-slot
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 30 W 75 W
Suggested PSU: - 250 W
Outputs: No outputs No outputs
Power Connectors: - None
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P545
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (11_1) 11.1 (10_0)
OpenGL: 4.3 3.3
OpenCL: 4150 -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
4.4 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
10.4 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
44 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
15.6 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
704 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
156 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
176 GFLOPS (1:4)
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
320
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
No data
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
40
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
No data
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
4
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
No data

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
753
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
324
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
274
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
73
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
70074
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
4150
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
No data

Gaming performance benchmarks comparison

Game
Frames per second (avg)
Counter-Strike: GO
Intel Iris Graphics 5100
92.23
NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
No data

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