Intel Iris Graphics 540 vs NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 540 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE 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 Sep 30th, 2005 and comes with 0.25 GB of DDR2 memory, with a bandwidth of 8.512 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 95.29%: higher: 1252 vs 59.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 48.61%: higher: 323 vs 166.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE:

No advantages here...

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
GPU Variant: - -
Processor: Generation 9.0 Curie
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 130 nm
Transistors: unknown 222 million
Die Size: unknown 287 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Sep 30th, 2005
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 6 AGP (6800)
Predecessor: - GeForce FX
Successor: - GeForce 7 AGP
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus AGP 8x
Reviews: 2 in our database 115 in our database
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 300 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1000 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: System Shared 266 MHz 532 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared 0.25 GB
Type of memory: System Shared DDR2
Memory Bus: System Shared 128 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 8.512 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 -
TMUs: 48 8
ROPs: 6 8
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 VGA1x S-Video
Power Connectors: - None
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P212
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 9.0c (9_3)
OpenGL: 4.6 2.1
OpenCL: 6252 -
Vulkan: 2018 -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
2.2 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
2.2 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
384
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
No data
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
8
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
8
Pixel Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
8
Vertex Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
3

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
1252
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
59
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
323
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
166
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
123587
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6252
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
No data
Vulkan:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2018
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6079
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 XE
No data

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