Intel Iris Graphics 540 vs NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 540 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL on the other side.

The first video card was released on Sep 1st, 2015. 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 300 MHz and a boost clock of 1000 MHz, TDP of this video card is 15 W.

The second video card was released on Nov 14th, 2004 and comes with 0.125 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 17.60 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of unknown.

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 540:

  • Intel Iris Graphics 540 is newer: launch date is Sep 1st, 2015.
  • Passmark G3DMark is 92.41%: higher: 1252 vs 95.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 24.77%: higher: 323 vs 243.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL:

No advantages here...

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
GPU Variant: - -
Processor: Generation 9.0 Curie
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 110 nm
Transistors: unknown 146 million
Die Size: unknown 154 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Nov 14th, 2004
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 6 PCIe (6700)
Predecessor: - GeForce PCX
Successor: - GeForce 7 PCIe
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus PCIe 1.0 x16
Reviews: 2 in our database -
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 300 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1000 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: System Shared 550 MHz 1100 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared 0.125 GB
Type of memory: System Shared GDDR3
Memory Bus: System Shared 128 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 17.60 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 -
TMUs: 48 8
ROPs: 6 4
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - -
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP Single-slot
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W unknown
Suggested PSU: - 200 W
Outputs: No outputs 1x DVI1x VGA
Power Connectors: - 1x 6-pin
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P216
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 9.0c (9_3)
OpenGL: 4.6 2.0 (full) 2.1 (partial)
OpenCL: 6252 -
Vulkan: 2018 -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
2.1 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
4.2 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
384
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
No data
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
8
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
4
Pixel Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
8
Vertex Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
3

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
1252
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
95
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
323
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
243
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
123587
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6252
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
No data
Vulkan:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2018
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6079
NVIDIA GeForce 6700 XL
No data

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