Intel Iris Graphics 540 vs NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 540 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition 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 Feb 21st, 2008 and comes with 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 44.80 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 95 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 60.38%: higher: 1252 vs 496.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 84.21%: higher: 323 vs 51.
  • Up to 75% higher in FLOPS: 768 GFLOPS vs 192 GFLOPS.
  • Consumes less energy: 95 W vs 15 W.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition:

No advantages here...

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
GPU Variant: - G94-300-A1
Processor: Generation 9.0 Tesla
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 65 nm
Transistors: unknown 505 million
Die Size: unknown 240 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Feb 21st, 2008
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 9 (9600)
Predecessor: - GeForce 8
Successor: - GeForce 200
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - 179 USD
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: 2 in our database 151 in our database
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 300 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1000 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: System Shared 700 MHz 1400 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 44.80 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 64
TMUs: 48 32
ROPs: 6 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: - 229 mm 9 inches
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 95 W
Suggested PSU: - 250 W
Outputs: No outputs 2x DVI1x S-Video
Power Connectors: - 1x 6-pin
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - P545
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 9600 GT Green Edition
9.6 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
19.2 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
192 GFLOPS
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
384
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
64
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
32
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
16

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
1252
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
496
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
323
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
51
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
123587
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6252
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
No data
Vulkan:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2018
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6079
NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT Green Edition
No data

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