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GeForce 9800 GT 1GB vs GeForce GTX 1050 3GB

Intro

The GeForce 9800 GT 1GB features a GPU clock speed of 600 MHz, and the 1024 MB of GDDR3 RAM runs at 900 MHz through a 256-bit bus. It also is comprised of 112 SPUs, 56 TAUs, and 16 Raster Operation Units.

Compare those specs to the GeForce GTX 1050 3GB, which comes with core speeds of 1392 MHz on the GPU, and 1750 MHz on the 3072 MB of GDDR5 RAM. It features 768 SPUs as well as 48 Texture Address Units and 24 ROPs.

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Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

GeForce GTX 1050 3GB 75 Watts
GeForce 9800 GT 1GB 105 Watts
Difference: 30 Watts (40%)

Memory Bandwidth

Theoretically, the GeForce GTX 1050 3GB should perform much faster than the GeForce 9800 GT 1GB in general. (explain)

GeForce GTX 1050 3GB 86016 MB/sec
GeForce 9800 GT 1GB 57600 MB/sec
Difference: 28416 (49%)

Texel Rate

The GeForce GTX 1050 3GB is quite a bit (about 99%) better at anisotropic filtering than the GeForce 9800 GT 1GB. (explain)

GeForce GTX 1050 3GB 66816 Mtexels/sec
GeForce 9800 GT 1GB 33600 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 33216 (99%)

Pixel Rate

If using a high resolution is important to you, then the GeForce GTX 1050 3GB is superior to the GeForce 9800 GT 1GB, and very much so. (explain)

GeForce GTX 1050 3GB 33408 Mpixels/sec
GeForce 9800 GT 1GB 9600 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 23808 (248%)

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 GT 1GB

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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 GT 1GB GeForce GTX 1050 3GB
Manufacturer nVidia nVidia
Year July 2008 May 2018
Code Name G92a/b GP107
Memory 1024 MB 3072 MB
Core Speed 600 MHz 1392 MHz
Memory Speed 1800 MHz 7000 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 105 watts 75 watts
Bandwidth 57600 MB/sec 86016 MB/sec
Texel Rate 33600 Mtexels/sec 66816 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 9600 Mpixels/sec 33408 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 112 768
Texture Mapping Units 56 48
Render Output Units 16 24
Bus Type GDDR3 GDDR5
Bus Width 256-bit 96-bit
Fab Process 65/55 nm 14 nm
Transistors 754 million 3300 million
Bus PCIe x16 2.0 PCIe 3.0 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 10 DirectX 12.0
OpenGL Version OpenGL 3.0 OpenGL 4.6

Memory Bandwidth: Bandwidth is the maximum amount of data (in units of megabytes per second) that can be moved over the external memory interface in one second. It's worked out by multiplying the card's bus width by its memory speed. In the case of DDR RAM, it must be multiplied by 2 once again. If it uses DDR5, multiply by ANOTHER 2x. The higher the bandwidth is, the better 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 better the texel rate, the better the graphics 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 that the graphics card could possibly record to its local memory in a second - measured in millions of pixels per second. The figure is worked out by multiplying the number of colour ROPs by the the card's clock speed. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - also sometimes called Render Output Units) are responsible for drawing the pixels (image) on the screen. The actual pixel rate also depends on lots of 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 9800 GT 1GB

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GeForce GTX 1050 3GB

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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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