Intel Xe DG1 vs ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Xe DG1 on one side and ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition on the other side.

The first video card was released on Never Released. This GPU is equipped with 4 GB of LPDDR4X memory, with a bandwidth of 68.26 GB/s. The architecture of this card: base clock of 900 MHz and a boost clock of 1550 MHz, TDP of this video card is 30 W.

The second video card was released on Jun 30th, 2010 and comes with 1 GB of GDDR5 memory, with a bandwidth of 153.0 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 228 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 Xe DG1:

  • Up to 77.59% higher bandwidth: 68.26 GB/s vs 153.0 GB/s.
  • More memory size (RAM): 4 GB vs 1 GB.
  • Consumes less energy: 228 W vs 30 W.

Advantages of ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition:

  • ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition is newer: launch date is Jun 30th, 2010.
  • Up to 37.1% higher in FLOPS: 2720 GFLOPS vs 1984 GFLOPS.

Technical specifications

Intel Xe DG1 ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Xe DG1 ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
GPU Variant: - Cypress XT (215-0735033)
Processor: Generation 12.1 TeraScale 2
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 10 nm 40 nm
Transistors: unknown 2154 million
Die Size: 95 mm² 334 mm²
General information
Release Date: Never Released Jun 30th, 2010
Availability: - -
Generation: Xe Graphics Evergreen (HD 5800)
Predecessor: - Radeon R700
Successor: - Northern Islands
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - 479 USD
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: PCIe 4.0 x8 PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: - 171 in our database
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 900 MHz -
Boost Clock Speed: 1550 MHz -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: 2133 MHz 4.3 Gbps effective 1195 MHz 4.8 Gbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: 4 GB 1 GB
Type of memory: LPDDR4X GDDR5
Memory Bus: 128 bit 256 bit
Memory Bandwidth: 68.26 GB/s 153.0 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 640 1600
TMUs: 40 80
ROPs: 20 32
Compute units: - 20
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - 8 KB (per CU)
L2 Cache: 1024 KB 512 KB
L3 Cache: 16 MB -
Board specs
Slot Width: Dual-slot Dual-slot
Length: 178 mm 7 inches 279 mm 11 inches
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 30 W 228 W
Suggested PSU: 200 W 550 W
Outputs: 1x HDMI3x DisplayPort 1x DVI2x mini-DisplayPort 1.1
Power Connectors: None 2x 6-pin
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - C078
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 11.2 (11_0)
OpenGL: 4.6 4.4
OpenCL: - -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Xe DG1
31 GPixel/s
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
27.2 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Xe DG1
62 GTexel/s
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
68 GTexel/s
FP16 (half):
Intel Xe DG1
3968 GFLOPS (2:1)
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
FP32 (float):
Intel Xe DG1
1984 GFLOPS
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
2720 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Xe DG1
496 GFLOPS (1:4)
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
544 GFLOPS (1:5)
Unified Shaders:
Intel Xe DG1
640
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
1600
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Xe DG1
40
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
80
Render Output Units:
Intel Xe DG1
20
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
32

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Xe DG1
No data
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
2255
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Xe DG1
No data
ATI Radeon HD 5870 Mac Edition
397

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