Intel Iris Graphics 6100 vs NVIDIA GeForce 405M

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Iris Graphics 6100 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 405M on the other side.

The first video card was released on Sep 5th, 2014. 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 Jan 5th, 2011 and comes with 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 12.80 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 14 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 6100:

  • Intel Iris Graphics 6100 is newer: launch date is Sep 5th, 2014.
  • Passmark G3DMark is 86.77%: higher: 907 vs 120.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 82.45%: higher: 319 vs 56.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 405M:

  • Up to 404.95% higher in FLOPS: 38.78 GFLOPS vs 768 GFLOPS.
  • Consumes less energy: 14 W vs 15 W.

Technical specifications

Intel Iris Graphics 6100 NVIDIA GeForce 405M
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Iris Graphics 6100 NVIDIA GeForce 405M
GPU Variant: - -
Processor: Generation 8.0 Tesla 2.0
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 14 nm 40 nm
Transistors: unknown 260 million
Die Size: 133 mm² 57 mm²
General information
Release Date: Sep 5th, 2014 Jan 5th, 2011
Availability: - -
Generation: HD Graphics-M (Broadwell) GeForce 400M
Predecessor: - GeForce 300M
Successor: - GeForce 500M
Production: End-of-life End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: Ring Bus PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: 2 in our database 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 GDDR3
Memory Bus: System Shared 64 bit
Memory Bandwidth: System Dependent 12.80 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 384 16
TMUs: 48 8
ROPs: 6 4
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - 32 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: IGP -
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 15 W 14 W
Suggested PSU: - -
Outputs: No outputs No outputs
Power Connectors: None -
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - -
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (11_1) 11.1 (10_1)
OpenGL: 4.4 3.3
OpenCL: 3909 -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
6 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
2.424 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
48 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
4.848 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
768 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
38.78 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
192 GFLOPS (1:4)
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
Unified Shaders:
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
384
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
16
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
48
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
8
Render Output Units:
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
6
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
4

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
907
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
120
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
319
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
56
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
87578
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
No data
OpenCL:
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
3909
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
No data
METAL:
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
457
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
No data

Gaming performance benchmarks comparison

Game
Frames per second (avg)
Counter-Strike: GO
Intel Iris Graphics 6100
85.57
NVIDIA GeForce 405M
No data

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