Intel Iris Graphics 540 vs NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 540 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP 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 Apr 2nd, 2007 and comes with 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 38.40 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 65 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 540:

  • Intel Iris Graphics 540 is newer: launch date is Sep 1st, 2015.
  • Passmark G3DMark is 72.52%: higher: 1252 vs 344.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 41.49%: higher: 323 vs 189.
  • Consumes less energy: 65 W vs 15 W.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP:

No advantages here...

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
GPU Variant: - G71-GT2-H-N-A2
Processor: Generation 9.0 Curie
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 90 nm
Transistors: unknown 278 million
Die Size: unknown 196 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Apr 2nd, 2007
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 7 AGP (7900)
Predecessor: - GeForce 6 AGP
Successor: - GeForce 8
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus AGP 8x
Reviews: 2 in our database 96 in our database
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 300 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1000 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: System Shared 600 MHz 1200 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 38.40 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 -
TMUs: 48 24
ROPs: 6 16
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 65 W
Suggested PSU: - 250 W
Outputs: No outputs 2x DVI1x S-Video
Power Connectors: - 1x Molex
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P168
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 7950 GT AGP
8 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
12 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
384
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
No data
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
24
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
16
Pixel Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
24
Vertex Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
8

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
1252
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
344
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
323
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
189
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
123587
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6252
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
No data
Vulkan:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2018
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6079
NVIDIA GeForce 7950 GT AGP
No data

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