NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX vs NVIDIA GeForce 9800S

Description

This is a comprehensive analysis comparing the NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX on one side and NVIDIA GeForce 9800S on the other side.

The first video card was released on Oct 12th, 2006. This GPU is equipped with 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 44.80 GB/s. The architecture of this card: base clock of and a boost clock of , TDP of this video card is 45 W.

The second video card was released on Jul 15th, 2008 and comes with 0.5 GB of GDDR3 memory, with a bandwidth of 51.14 GB/s. This GPU also has a base clock of and a boost clock of , and it has a TDP of 75 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 NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX:

  • Consumes less energy: 75 W vs 45 W.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 9800S:

  • NVIDIA GeForce 9800S is newer: launch date is Jul 15th, 2008.
  • Up to 14.15% higher bandwidth: 51.14 GB/s vs 44.80 GB/s.
  • More memory size (RAM): 0.5 GB vs 0.5 GB.
  • Passmark G3DMark is 140.91%: higher: 636 vs 264.
  • Passmark PassMark G2D is 50.88%: higher: 427 vs 283.

Technical specifications

NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
Graphics Processor
GPU Name: NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
GPU Variant: - 9800S
Processor: Curie Tesla
Foundry: TSMC TSMC
Technology: 90 nm 65 nm
Transistors: 278 million 505 million
Die Size: 196 mm² 240 mm²
General information
Release Date: Oct 12th, 2006 Jul 15th, 2008
Availability: - -
Generation: GeForce Go 7 (Go 7000) GeForce 9M (9800M)
Predecessor: GeForce Go 6 GeForce 8M
Successor: GeForce 8M GeForce 100M
Production: End-of-life End-of-life
Launch Price: - -
Current Price: - -
Bus Interface: MXM-III PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews: - -
Clock Speeds
Base Clock Speed: - -
Boost Clock Speed: - -
SOC clock: - -
UVD clock: - -
Memory Clock: 700 MHz 1400 Mbps effective 799 MHz 1598 Mbps effective
Memory specs
RAM: 0.5 GB 0.5 GB
Type of memory: GDDR3 GDDR3
Memory Bus: 256 bit 256 bit
Memory Bandwidth: 44.80 GB/s 51.14 GB/s
Render Config
Shading Units: - 64
TMUs: 24 32
ROPs: 16 16
Compute units: - -
Tensor Cores: - -
RT Cores: - -
L0 Cache: - -
L1 Cache: - -
L2 Cache: - 64 KB
L3 Cache: - -
Board specs
Slot Width: MXM Module IGP
Length: - -
Width: - -
Height: - -
TDP: 45 W 75 W
Suggested PSU: - -
Outputs: No outputs No outputs
Power Connectors: None -
Part Number: - -
Board Number: E466, P469 -
Technology Support
DirectX: 9.0c (9_3) 11.1 (10_0)
OpenGL: 2.1 3.3
OpenCL: - -
Vulkan: - -
CUDA: - -
Shader Model: - -

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Fillrate:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
9.2 GPixel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
9.6 GPixel/s
Texture Fillrate:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
13.8 GTexel/s
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
19.2 GTexel/s
FP32 (float):
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
192 GFLOPS
Unified Shaders:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
No data
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
64
Texture Mapping Units:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
24
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
32
Render Output Units:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
16
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
16
Pixel Shaders:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
24
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
No data
Vertex Shaders:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
8
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
No data

Benchmarks Performance Tests

Passmark (G3D):
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
264
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
636
PassMark (G2D):
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
283
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
427
Power Performance:
NVIDIA GeForce Go 7950 GTX
5.86
NVIDIA GeForce 9800S
No data

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