Intel Iris Graphics 550 vs NVIDIA GeForce 800M

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 550 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 800M 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 Mar 17th, 2014 and comes with 1 GB of DDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 14.40 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 15 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:

  • Intel Iris Graphics 550 is newer: launch date is Sep 1st, 2015.
  • Passmark G3DMark is 67.32%: higher: 1386 vs 453.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 24.04%: higher: 312 vs 237.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 800M:

  • Up to 84.51% higher in FLOPS: 141.7 GFLOPS vs 768 GFLOPS.
  • Consumes less energy: 15 W vs 15 W.

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 550 NVIDIA GeForce 800M
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 550 NVIDIA GeForce 800M
GPU Variant: - N14M-GL
Processor: Generation 9.0 Fermi 2.0
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 28 nm
Transistors: unknown 585 million
Die Size: unknown 116 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Mar 17th, 2014
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 800M
Predecessor: - GeForce 700M
Successor: - GeForce 900M
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 900 MHz 1800 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared 1 GB
Type of memory: System Shared DDR3
Memory Bus: System Shared 64 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 14.40 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 48
TMUs: 48 8
ROPs: 6 8
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - 64 KB (per SM)
L2 Cache: - 128 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP -
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 15 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: 6213 1303
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
1.476 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
5.904 GTexel/s
FP16 (half):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1536 GFLOPS (2:1)
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
141.7 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
192 GFLOPS (1:4)
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
11.81 GFLOPS (1:12)
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
384
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
48
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
8
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
8

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1386
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
453
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
312
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
237
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
141768
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6213
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
1303
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
5855
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
No data

Gaming performance benchmarks comparison

Game
Frames per second (avg)
Counter-Strike: GO
Intel Iris Graphics 550
157.35
NVIDIA GeForce 800M
No data

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