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GeForce GT 340 1GB vs Radeon HD 5670

Intro

The GeForce GT 340 1GB has core speeds of 550 MHz on the GPU, and 850 MHz on the 1024 MB of GDDR5 memory. It features 96 SPUs as well as 32 Texture Address Units and 8 ROPs.

Compare those specifications to the Radeon HD 5670, which has core clock speeds of 775 MHz on the GPU, and 1000 MHz on the 1024 MB of GDDR5 RAM. It features 400(80x5) SPUs as well as 20 Texture Address Units and 8 Rasterization Operator Units.

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Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

Radeon HD 5670 61 Watts
GeForce GT 340 1GB 69 Watts
Difference: 8 Watts (13%)

Memory Bandwidth

The Radeon HD 5670 should theoretically perform a small bit faster than the GeForce GT 340 1GB overall. (explain)

Radeon HD 5670 64000 MB/sec
GeForce GT 340 1GB 54400 MB/sec
Difference: 9600 (18%)

Texel Rate

The GeForce GT 340 1GB is a small bit (more or less 14%) more effective at anisotropic filtering than the Radeon HD 5670. (explain)

GeForce GT 340 1GB 17600 Mtexels/sec
Radeon HD 5670 15500 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 2100 (14%)

Pixel Rate

The Radeon HD 5670 is much (more or less 41%) faster with regards to anti-aliasing than the GeForce GT 340 1GB, and also should be able to handle higher resolutions while still performing well. (explain)

Radeon HD 5670 6200 Mpixels/sec
GeForce GT 340 1GB 4400 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 1800 (41%)

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 GT 340 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 GT 340 1GB Radeon HD 5670
Manufacturer nVidia AMD
Year February 2010 January 14, 2010
Code Name GT215 Redwood XT
Memory 1024 MB 1024 MB
Core Speed 550 MHz 775 MHz
Memory Speed 3400 MHz 4000 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 69 watts 61 watts
Bandwidth 54400 MB/sec 64000 MB/sec
Texel Rate 17600 Mtexels/sec 15500 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 4400 Mpixels/sec 6200 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 96 400(80x5)
Texture Mapping Units 32 20
Render Output Units 8 8
Bus Type GDDR5 GDDR5
Bus Width 128-bit 128-bit
Fab Process 40 nm 40 nm
Transistors 727 million 627 million
Bus PCIe x16 PCIe 2.1 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 10.1 DirectX 11
OpenGL Version OpenGL 3.3 OpenGL 3.2

Memory Bandwidth: Memory bandwidth is the largest amount of information (in units of MB per second) that can be moved over the external memory interface in one second. It's calculated by multiplying the card's interface width by its memory clock speed. In the case of DDR type memory, it must be multiplied by 2 once 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, HDR and high resolutions.

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

Pixel Rate: Pixel rate is the maximum amount of pixels that the graphics card could possibly write to the local memory in one second - measured in millions of pixels per second. The number is calculated by multiplying the number of ROPs by the the core speed of the card. ROPs (Raster Operations Pipelines - also called Render Output Units) are responsible for outputting the pixels (image) to the screen. The actual pixel fill rate also depends on lots of other factors, especially the memory bandwidth of the card - the lower the bandwidth is, the lower the potential to reach the maximum fill rate.

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GeForce GT 340 1GB

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Radeon HD 5670

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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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