Intel Iris Graphics 550 vs NVIDIA GeForce 920M

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 550 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 920M 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 13th, 2015 and comes with 2 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 33 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 47.33%: higher: 1386 vs 730.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 62.18%: higher: 312 vs 118.
  • Consumes less energy: 33 W vs 15 W.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 920M:

  • Up to 854.04% higher in FLOPS: 732.7 GFLOPS vs 768 GFLOPS.

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 550 NVIDIA GeForce 920M
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 550 NVIDIA GeForce 920M
GPU Variant: - N16V-GM
Processor: Generation 9.0 Kepler 2.0
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm+ 28 nm
Transistors: unknown 1020 million
Die Size: unknown 87 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 1st, 2015 Mar 13th, 2015
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Skylake) GeForce 900M
Predecessor: - GeForce 800M
Successor: - GeForce 10 Mobile
Production: Active Active
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus PCIe 3.0 x8
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 2 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: 384 384
TMUs: 48 32
ROPs: 6 8
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - 16 KB (per SMX)
L2 Cache: - 512 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP IGP
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 33 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 -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
7.632 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
30.53 GTexel/s
FP16 (half):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1536 GFLOPS (2:1)
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
732.7 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
192 GFLOPS (1:4)
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
30.53 GFLOPS (1:24)
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
384
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
No data
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
48
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
No data
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
No data

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
1386
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
730
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
312
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
118
3DMark (Fire Strike):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
326
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 550
141768
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
88769
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
6213
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 550
5855
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
No data

Gaming performance benchmarks comparison

Game
Frames per second (avg)
Counter-Strike: GO
Intel Iris Graphics 550
157.35
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
No data
Fortnite
Intel Iris Graphics 550
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 920M
66

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