Intel Iris Graphics 540 vs NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 540 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M 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 3rd, 2010 and comes with 0.5 GB of DDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 25.60 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 12 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 77.16%: higher: 1252 vs 286.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 31.58%: higher: 323 vs 221.
  • Up to 87.5% higher in FLOPS: 768 GFLOPS vs 96 GFLOPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M:

  • Consumes less energy: 12 W vs 15 W.

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 540 NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
GPU Variant: - N11P-GV
Processor: Generation 9.0 Fermi
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 40 nm
Transistors: unknown 585 million
Die Size: unknown 116 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Sep 3rd, 2010
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 400M
Predecessor: - GeForce 300M
Successor: - GeForce 500M
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 800 MHz 1600 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared 0.5 GB
Type of memory: System Shared DDR3
Memory Bus: System Shared 128 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 25.60 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 48
TMUs: 48 8
ROPs: 6 4
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - 64 KB (per SM)
L2 Cache: - 256 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP -
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 12 W
Suggested PSU: - -
Outputs: No outputs No outputs
Power Connectors: - -
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - -
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 12 (11_0)
OpenGL: 4.6 4.6
OpenCL: 6252 751
Vulkan: 2018 -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
1 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
4 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
96 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
8 GFLOPS (1:12)
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
384
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
48
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
48
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
8
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
4

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
1252
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
286
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
323
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
221
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 540
123587
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6252
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
751
Vulkan:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
2018
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
6079
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
No data
Power Performance:
Intel Iris Graphics 540
No data
NVIDIA GeForce GT 415M
23.84

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