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GeForce 9800 GTX+ vs Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB

Intro

The GeForce 9800 GTX+ has a GPU clock speed of 738 MHz, and the 512 MB of GDDR3 RAM runs at 1100 MHz through a 256-bit bus. It also is made up of 128 SPUs, 64 TAUs, and 16 Raster Operation Units.

Compare all of that to the Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB, which makes use of a 40 nm design. AMD has set the core speed at 650 MHz. The GDDR5 memory runs at a speed of 1000 MHz on this card. It features 480 SPUs along with 24 Texture Address Units and 8 ROPs.

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Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB 50 Watts
GeForce 9800 GTX+ 145 Watts
Difference: 95 Watts (190%)

Memory Bandwidth

Theoretically speaking, the GeForce 9800 GTX+ will be 10% faster than the Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB in general, due to its greater bandwidth. (explain)

GeForce 9800 GTX+ 70400 MB/sec
Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB 64000 MB/sec
Difference: 6400 (10%)

Texel Rate

The GeForce 9800 GTX+ will be quite a bit (about 203%) more effective at texture filtering than the Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB. (explain)

GeForce 9800 GTX+ 47232 Mtexels/sec
Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB 15600 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 31632 (203%)

Pixel Rate

The GeForce 9800 GTX+ should be quite a bit (more or less 127%) faster with regards to anti-aliasing than the Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB, and also will be capable of handling higher screen resolutions without slowing down too much. (explain)

GeForce 9800 GTX+ 11808 Mpixels/sec
Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB 5200 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 6608 (127%)

Please note that the above 'benchmarks' are all just theoretical - the results were calculated based on the card's specifications, and real-world performance may (and probably will) vary at least a bit.

Price Comparison

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GeForce 9800 GTX+

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Please note that the price comparisons are based on search keywords - sometimes it might show cards with very similar names that are not exactly the same as the one chosen in the comparison. We do try to filter out the wrong results as best we can, though.

Specifications

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Model GeForce 9800 GTX+ Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB
Manufacturer nVidia AMD
Year July 2008 February 2011
Code Name G92b Turks
Memory 512 MB 1024 MB
Core Speed 738 MHz 650 MHz
Memory Speed 2200 MHz 4000 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 145 watts 50 watts
Bandwidth 70400 MB/sec 64000 MB/sec
Texel Rate 47232 Mtexels/sec 15600 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 11808 Mpixels/sec 5200 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 128 480
Texture Mapping Units 64 24
Render Output Units 16 8
Bus Type GDDR3 GDDR5
Bus Width 256-bit 128-bit
Fab Process 55 nm 40 nm
Transistors 754 million 715 million
Bus PCIe x16 2.0 PCIe 2.1 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 10 DirectX 11
OpenGL Version OpenGL 3.0 OpenGL 4.1

Memory Bandwidth: Bandwidth is the max amount of data (in units of megabytes per second) that can be moved over the external memory interface in one second. It is worked out by multiplying the bus width by the speed of its memory. If it uses DDR type RAM, it should be multiplied by 2 once again. If DDR5, multiply by 4 instead. The better the bandwidth is, the faster the card will be in general. It especially helps with anti-aliasing, HDR and higher screen resolutions.

Texel Rate: Texel rate is the maximum texture map elements (texels) that are applied in one second. This is calculated by multiplying the total number of texture units of the card by the core speed of the chip. The higher this number, the better the card will be at handling texture filtering (anisotropic filtering - AF). It is measured in millions of texels per second.

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the maximum amount of pixels the graphics card can possibly record to the local memory per second - measured in millions of pixels per second. Pixel rate is worked out by multiplying the amount of ROPs by the the core clock speed. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - sometimes also referred to as Render Output Units) are responsible for outputting the pixels (image) to the screen. The actual pixel rate also depends on many other factors, especially the memory bandwidth - the lower the bandwidth is, the lower the ability to reach the maximum fill rate.

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GeForce 9800 GTX+

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Radeon HD 6570 (OEM) 2GB

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Please note that the price comparisons are based on search keywords - sometimes it might show cards with very similar names that are not exactly the same as the one chosen in the comparison. We do try to filter out the wrong results as best we can, though.

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