Intel Iris Graphics 550 vs NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 550 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a 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 Apr 17th, 2007 and comes with System Shared of System Shared memory, with a bandwidth of System Dependent. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 40 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 94.3%: higher: 1386 vs 79.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 1.28%: higher: 312 vs 308.
  • Up to 50% higher in FLOPS: 768 GFLOPS vs 38.4 GFLOPS.
  • Consumes less energy: 40 W vs 15 W.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a:

No advantages here...

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 550 NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 550 NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
GPU Variant: - GF-8100-720a-A2
Processor: Generation 9.0 Tesla
Foundry: Intel -
Technology: 14 nm+ 80 nm
Transistors: unknown 210 million
Die Size: unknown 127 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Apr 17th, 2007
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 8 IGP
Predecessor: - GeForce 7 IGP
Successor: - GeForce 9 IGP
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus PCI
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 System Shared
Memory specs
RAM: System Shared System Shared
Type of memory: System Shared System Shared
Memory Bus: System Shared System Shared
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent System Dependent
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 16
TMUs: 48 8
ROPs: 6 4
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - -
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP IGP
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 40 W
Suggested PSU: - -
Outputs: No outputs 1x DVI1x VGA1x S-Video
Power Connectors: - -
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - -
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 11.1 (10_0)
OpenGL: 4.6 3.3
OpenCL: 6213 -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
2 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
4 GTexel/s
FP16 (half):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1536 GFLOPS (2:1)
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
38.4 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
192 GFLOPS (1:4)
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
384
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
16
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
8
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
4

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1386
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
79
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
312
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
308
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
141768
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6213
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
5855
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
No data

Gaming performance benchmarks comparison

Game
Frames per second (avg)
Counter-Strike: GO
Intel Iris Graphics 550
157.35
NVIDIA GeForce 8100 + nForce 720a
No data

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