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GeForce GTX 560 vs GeForce GTX 880M

Intro

The GeForce GTX 560 features a core clock frequency of 810 MHz and a GDDR5 memory speed of 1001 MHz. It also uses a 256-bit memory bus, and uses a 40 nm design. It is made up of 336 SPUs, 56 Texture Address Units, and 32 Raster Operation Units.

Compare those specifications to the GeForce GTX 880M, which has a core clock speed of 954 MHz and a GDDR5 memory speed of 1000 MHz. It also features a 256-bit bus, and makes use of a 28 nm design. It features 1536 SPUs, 128 TAUs, and 32 Raster Operation Units.

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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 880M 6360 points
GeForce GTX 560 3030 points
Difference: 3330 (110%)

Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

GeForce GTX 880M 130 Watts
GeForce GTX 560 150 Watts
Difference: 20 Watts (15%)

Memory Bandwidth

Performance-wise, the GeForce GTX 560 should theoretically be a little bit better than the GeForce GTX 880M overall. (explain)

GeForce GTX 560 128128 MB/sec
GeForce GTX 880M 128000 MB/sec
Difference: 128 (0%)

Texel Rate

The GeForce GTX 880M will be quite a bit (more or less 169%) better at AF than the GeForce GTX 560. (explain)

GeForce GTX 880M 122112 Mtexels/sec
GeForce GTX 560 45360 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 76752 (169%)

Pixel Rate

If running with a high resolution is important to you, then the GeForce GTX 880M is a better choice, but not by far. (explain)

GeForce GTX 880M 30528 Mpixels/sec
GeForce GTX 560 25920 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 4608 (18%)

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 560

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Specifications

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Model GeForce GTX 560 GeForce GTX 880M
Manufacturer nVidia nVidia
Year May 2011 March 12 2014
Code Name GF114 GK104
Memory 1024 MB 4096 MB
Core Speed 810 MHz 954 MHz
Memory Speed 4004 MHz 4000 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 150 watts 130 watts
Bandwidth 128128 MB/sec 128000 MB/sec
Texel Rate 45360 Mtexels/sec 122112 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 25920 Mpixels/sec 30528 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 336 1536
Texture Mapping Units 56 128
Render Output Units 32 32
Bus Type GDDR5 GDDR5
Bus Width 256-bit 256-bit
Fab Process 40 nm 28 nm
Transistors 1950 million (Unknown) million
Bus PCIe 2.0 x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 11 DirectX 12
OpenGL Version OpenGL 4.1 OpenGL 4.5

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

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

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the maximum number of pixels the video card could possibly record to its local memory in one second - measured in millions of pixels per second. The number is worked out by multiplying the number of Render Output Units by the clock speed of the card. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - sometimes also referred to as Render Output Units) are responsible for filling the screen with pixels (the image). The actual pixel fill rate also depends on quite a few other factors, most notably the memory bandwidth of the card - the lower the memory bandwidth is, the lower the potential to get to the maximum fill rate.

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GeForce GTX 560

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GeForce GTX 880M

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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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