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GeForce GTX 480 vs Geforce GTX 760

Intro

The GeForce GTX 480 makes use of a 40 nm design. nVidia has set the core speed at 700 MHz. The GDDR5 memory is set to run at a speed of 924 MHz on this specific card. It features 480 SPUs as well as 60 TAUs and 48 ROPs.

Compare that to the Geforce GTX 760, which comes with core speeds of 980 MHz on the GPU, and 1502 MHz on the 2048 MB of GDDR5 memory. It features 1152 SPUs along with 96 Texture Address Units and 32 ROPs.

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Benchmarks

These are real-world performance benchmarks that were submitted by Hardware Compare users. The scores seen here are the average of all benchmarks submitted for each respective test and hardware.

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score

Geforce GTX 760 5923 points
GeForce GTX 480 3650 points
Difference: 2273 (62%)

Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

Geforce GTX 760 170 Watts
GeForce GTX 480 250 Watts
Difference: 80 Watts (47%)

Memory Bandwidth

As far as performance goes, the Geforce GTX 760 should in theory be just a bit better than the GeForce GTX 480 overall. (explain)

Geforce GTX 760 192256 MB/sec
GeForce GTX 480 177408 MB/sec
Difference: 14848 (8%)

Texel Rate

The Geforce GTX 760 will be much (approximately 124%) more effective at texture filtering than the GeForce GTX 480. (explain)

Geforce GTX 760 94080 Mtexels/sec
GeForce GTX 480 42000 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 52080 (124%)

Pixel Rate

If using high levels of AA is important to you, then the GeForce GTX 480 is superior to the Geforce GTX 760, but only just. (explain)

GeForce GTX 480 33600 Mpixels/sec
Geforce GTX 760 31360 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 2240 (7%)

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 GTX 480

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Specifications

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Model GeForce GTX 480 Geforce GTX 760
Manufacturer nVidia nVidia
Year March 2010 June 2013
Code Name GF100 GK104
Memory 1536 MB 2048 MB
Core Speed 700 MHz 980 MHz
Memory Speed 3696 MHz 6008 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 250 watts 170 watts
Bandwidth 177408 MB/sec 192256 MB/sec
Texel Rate 42000 Mtexels/sec 94080 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 33600 Mpixels/sec 31360 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 480 1152
Texture Mapping Units 60 96
Render Output Units 48 32
Bus Type GDDR5 GDDR5
Bus Width 384-bit 256-bit
Fab Process 40 nm 28 nm
Transistors 3000 million 3540 million
Bus PCIe x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 11 DirectX 11.0
OpenGL Version OpenGL 4.1 OpenGL 4.3

Memory Bandwidth: Memory bandwidth is the maximum amount of information (counted in megabytes per second) that can be transferred past the external memory interface in a second. It's worked out by multiplying the bus width by its memory clock speed. If the card has DDR type RAM, it must be multiplied by 2 once again. If it uses DDR5, multiply by ANOTHER 2x. The higher the card's memory bandwidth, the faster the card will be in general. It especially helps with AA, High Dynamic Range and higher screen resolutions.

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

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the maximum number of pixels that the graphics chip can possibly write to its local memory per second - measured in millions of pixels per second. The number is worked out by multiplying the amount of Raster Operations Pipelines 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 is also dependant on many other factors, most notably the memory bandwidth - the lower the memory bandwidth is, the lower the potential to reach the max fill rate.

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GeForce GTX 480

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Geforce GTX 760

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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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