Intel Iris Graphics 550 vs ATI Radeon X1550 PCI

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 550 on one side and ATI Radeon X1550 PCI 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 2007 and comes with 0.25 GB of DDR2 memory, with a bandwidth of 4.256 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 27 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 550:

  • Passmark G3DMark is 95.17%: higher: 1386 vs 67.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 18.91%: higher: 312 vs 253.
  • Consumes less energy: 27 W vs 15 W.

Advantages of ATI Radeon X1550 PCI:

  • ATI Radeon X1550 PCI is newer: launch date is 2007.

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 550 ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 550 ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
GPU Variant: - -
Processor: Generation 9.0 R500
Foundry: Intel UMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 80 nm
Transistors: unknown 107 million
Die Size: unknown 100 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 2007
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) Radeon R500 PCIe (X1550)
Predecessor: - Radeon R400 PCIe
Successor: - Radeon R600
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus PCIe 1.0 x16
Reviews: 2 in our database 7 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 64 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 4.256 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 -
TMUs: 48 4
ROPs: 6 4
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 27 W
Suggested PSU: - 200 W
Outputs: No outputs 1x DVI1x VGA1x S-Video
Power Connectors: - None
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - -
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 9.0c (9_3)
OpenGL: 4.6 2.1
OpenCL: 6213 -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6 GPixel/s
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
1.808 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48 GTexel/s
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
1.808 GTexel/s
FP16 (half):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1536 GFLOPS (2:1)
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
768 GFLOPS
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
FP64 (double):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
192 GFLOPS (1:4)
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
384
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
No data
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
4
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
4
Pixel Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
No data
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
4
Vertex Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
No data
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
2

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1386
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
67
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
312
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
253
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
141768
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6213
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
5855
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
No data
Power Performance:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
No data
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
2.47

Gaming performance benchmarks comparison

Game
Frames per second (avg)
Counter-Strike: GO
Intel Iris Graphics 550
157.35
ATI Radeon X1550 PCI
No data

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