Intel Iris Graphics 540 vs NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 540 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE 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 Aug 1st, 2008 and comes with 0.125 GB of DDR2 memory, with a bandwidth of 6.400 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 50 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.
  • Consumes less energy: 50 W vs 15 W.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE:

  • Up to 282.55% higher in FLOPS: 29.38 GFLOPS vs 768 GFLOPS.

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
GPU Variant: - -
Processor: Generation 9.0 Tesla
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 80 nm
Transistors: unknown 210 million
Die Size: unknown 127 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Aug 1st, 2008
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 8 (8400)
Predecessor: - GeForce 7 PCIe
Successor: - GeForce 9
Production: Active 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: 300 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1000 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: System Shared 400 MHz 800 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared 0.125 GB
Type of memory: System Shared DDR2
Memory Bus: System Shared 64 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 6.400 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 16
TMUs: 48 8
ROPs: 6 4
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - 16 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP Single-slot
Length: - 168 mm 6.6 inches
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 50 W
Suggested PSU: - 250 W
Outputs: No outputs 1x DVI1x VGA1x S-Video
Power Connectors: - None
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P413 SKU 7, P413 SKU 10
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 11.1 (10_0)
OpenGL: 4.6 3.3
OpenCL: 6252 -
Vulkan: 2018 -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
1.836 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
3.672 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
29.38 GFLOPS
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
384
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
16
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
8
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
4

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
1252
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
No data
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
323
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
No data
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
123587
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6252
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
No data
Vulkan:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2018
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6079
NVIDIA GeForce 8400 SE
No data

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