Intel Xe DG1 vs NVIDIA GeForce 940MX

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the Intel Xe DG1 on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 940MX 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 28th, 2016 and comes with 2 GB of GDDR5 memory, with a bandwidth of 40.10 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of 795 MHz and a boost clock of 861 MHz, and it has a TDP of 23 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 11.67% higher base clock speed: 900 MHz vs 795 MHz.
  • Up to 44.45% higher boost clock speed: 1550 MHz vs 861 MHz.
  • Up to 41.25% higher bandwidth: 68.26 GB/s vs 40.10 GB/s.
  • More memory size (RAM): 4 GB vs 2 GB.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 940MX:

  • NVIDIA GeForce 940MX is newer: launch date is Jun 28th, 2016.
  • Up to 344.41% higher in FLOPS: 881.7 GFLOPS vs 1984 GFLOPS.
  • Consumes less energy: 23 W vs 30 W.

Technical specifications

Intel Xe DG1 NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: Intel Xe DG1 NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
GPU Variant: - N16S-GT1R
Processor: Generation 12.1 Maxwell
Foundry: Intel TSMC
Technology: 10 nm 28 nm
Transistors: unknown 1870 million
Die Size: 95 mm² 148 mm²
General information
Release Date: Never Released Jun 28th, 2016
Availability: - -
Generation: Xe Graphics GeForce 900M
Predecessor: - GeForce 800M
Successor: - GeForce 10 Mobile
Production: Active End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: PCIe 4.0 x8 PCIe 3.0 x8
Reviews: - -
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: 900 MHz 795 MHz
Boost Clock Speed: 1550 MHz 861 MHz
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: 2133 MHz 4.3 Gbps effective 1253 MHz 5 Gbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: 4 GB 2 GB
Type of memory: LPDDR4X GDDR5
Memory Bus: 128 bit 64 bit
Memory Bandwidth: 68.26 GB/s 40.10 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: 640 512
TMUs: 40 32
ROPs: 20 8
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - 64 KB (per SMM)
L2 Cache: 1024 KB 1024 KB
L3 Cache: 16 MB -
Board specs
Slot Width: Dual-slot MXM Module
Length: 178 mm 7 inches -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 30 W 23 W
Suggested PSU: 200 W -
Outputs: 1x HDMI3x DisplayPort No outputs
Power Connectors: None None
Part Number: - -
Board Number: - -
Technology Support
DirectX: 12 (12_1) 12 (11_0)
OpenGL: 4.6 4.6
OpenCL: - 6582
Vulkan: - 5823
CUDA: - 6363
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
Intel Xe DG1
31 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
6.888 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
Intel Xe DG1
62 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
27.55 GTexel/s
FP16 (half):
Intel Xe DG1
3968 GFLOPS (2:1)
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
FP32 (float):
Intel Xe DG1
1984 GFLOPS
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
881.7 GFLOPS
FP64 (double):
Intel Xe DG1
496 GFLOPS (1:4)
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
27.55 GFLOPS (1:32)
Unified Shaders:
Intel Xe DG1
640
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
384
Texture Mapping Units:
Intel Xe DG1
40
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
24
Render Output Units:
Intel Xe DG1
20
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
8

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
1510
PassMark (G2D):
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
171
3DMark (Fire Strike):
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
581
3DMark (Ice Storm):
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
144826
OpenCL:
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
6582
Vulkan:
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
5823
CUDA:
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
6363
Power Performance:
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
33.52

Gaming performance benchmarks comparison

Game
Frames per second (avg)
Counter-Strike: GO
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
148.67
Fortnite
Intel Xe DG1
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
111

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