Submit Benchmarks!

Submit SSD Benchmark
Submit GPU Benchmark

Compare any two graphics cards:
VS

GeForce 8800 GTX vs Radeon R9 M380

Intro

The GeForce 8800 GTX comes with clock speeds of 575 MHz on the GPU, and 900 MHz on the 768 MB of GDDR3 memory. It features 128 SPUs as well as 64 TAUs and 24 ROPs.

Compare those specs to the Radeon R9 M380, which features GPU clock speed of 1000 MHz, and 4096 MB of GDDR5 memory running at 1500 MHz through a 128-bit bus. It also is made up of 640 SPUs, 40 Texture Address Units, and 16 Raster Operation Units.

Display Graphs

Hide Graphs

Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Memory Bandwidth

In theory, the Radeon R9 M380 is 11% faster than the GeForce 8800 GTX in general, because of its greater bandwidth. (explain)

Radeon R9 M380 96000 MB/sec
GeForce 8800 GTX 86400 MB/sec
Difference: 9600 (11%)

Texel Rate

The Radeon R9 M380 should be a little bit (about 9%) more effective at AF than the GeForce 8800 GTX. (explain)

Radeon R9 M380 40000 Mtexels/sec
GeForce 8800 GTX 36800 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 3200 (9%)

Pixel Rate

The Radeon R9 M380 should be a little bit (more or less 16%) faster with regards to anti-aliasing than the GeForce 8800 GTX, and also able to handle higher resolutions without slowing down too much. (explain)

Radeon R9 M380 16000 Mpixels/sec
GeForce 8800 GTX 13800 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 2200 (16%)

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

Display Prices

Hide Prices

GeForce 8800 GTX

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

Radeon R9 M380

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

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

Display Specifications

Hide Specifications

Model GeForce 8800 GTX Radeon R9 M380
Manufacturer nVidia AMD
Year Nov 2006 2015
Code Name G80 Cape Verde
Memory 768 MB 4096 MB
Core Speed 575 MHz 1000 MHz
Memory Speed 1800 MHz 6000 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 155 watts (Unknown) watts
Bandwidth 86400 MB/sec 96000 MB/sec
Texel Rate 36800 Mtexels/sec 40000 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 13800 Mpixels/sec 16000 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 128 640
Texture Mapping Units 64 40
Render Output Units 24 16
Bus Type GDDR3 GDDR5
Bus Width 384-bit 128-bit
Fab Process 90 nm 28 nm
Transistors 681 million (Unknown) million
Bus PCIe x16 PCIe 3.0 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 10 DirectX 12
OpenGL Version OpenGL 3.0 OpenGL 4.3

Memory Bandwidth: Bandwidth is the largest amount of data (counted in megabytes per second) that can be moved over the external memory interface in a second. It is calculated by multiplying the card's interface width by the speed of its memory. If it uses DDR RAM, it must be multiplied by 2 again. If it uses DDR5, multiply by 4 instead. The better the card's memory bandwidth, the better 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 number of texture map elements (texels) that are applied per second. This figure is calculated by multiplying the total number of texture units by the core clock speed of the chip. The higher this number, the better the video card will be at texture filtering (anisotropic filtering - AF). It is measured in millions of texels processed per second.

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the maximum number of pixels the video card can possibly record to the local memory per second - measured in millions of pixels per second. Pixel rate is calculated by multiplying the amount of colour ROPs by the the card's clock speed. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - sometimes also referred to as Render Output Units) are responsible for drawing the pixels (image) on the screen. The actual pixel rate also depends on quite a few other factors, especially the memory bandwidth - the lower the memory bandwidth is, the lower the ability to reach the max fill rate.

Display Prices

Hide Prices

GeForce 8800 GTX

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

Radeon R9 M380

Amazon.com

Check prices at:

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.

Comments

Be the first to leave a comment!

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


*

WordPress Anti-Spam by WP-SpamShield