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GeForce GTX 590 vs Radeon HD 5750 512MB

Intro

The GeForce GTX 590 has clock speeds of 607 MHz on the GPU, and 855 MHz on the 1536 MB of GDDR5 RAM. It features 512 SPUs as well as 64 TAUs and 48 Rasterization Operator Units.

Compare that to the Radeon HD 5750 512MB, which has a clock speed of 700 MHz and a GDDR5 memory frequency of 1150 MHz. It also uses a 128-bit memory bus, and uses a 40 nm design. It is comprised of 720(144x5) SPUs, 36 TAUs, and 16 ROPs.

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Power Usage and Theoretical Benchmarks

Power Consumption (Max TDP)

Radeon HD 5750 512MB 86 Watts
GeForce GTX 590 365 Watts
Difference: 279 Watts (324%)

Memory Bandwidth

Performance-wise, the GeForce GTX 590 should in theory be quite a bit superior to the Radeon HD 5750 512MB overall. (explain)

GeForce GTX 590 328320 MB/sec
Radeon HD 5750 512MB 73600 MB/sec
Difference: 254720 (346%)

Texel Rate

The GeForce GTX 590 should be quite a bit (more or less 208%) more effective at anisotropic filtering than the Radeon HD 5750 512MB. (explain)

GeForce GTX 590 77696 Mtexels/sec
Radeon HD 5750 512MB 25200 Mtexels/sec
Difference: 52496 (208%)

Pixel Rate

The GeForce GTX 590 is much (approximately 420%) faster with regards to FSAA than the Radeon HD 5750 512MB, and capable of handling higher screen resolutions better. (explain)

GeForce GTX 590 58272 Mpixels/sec
Radeon HD 5750 512MB 11200 Mpixels/sec
Difference: 47072 (420%)

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.

One or more cards in this comparison are multi-core. This means that their bandwidth, texel and pixel rates are theoretically doubled - this does not mean the card will actually perform twice as fast, but only that it should in theory be able to. Actual game benchmarks will give a more accurate idea of what it's capable of.

Price Comparison

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GeForce GTX 590

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Radeon HD 5750 512MB

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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 GTX 590 Radeon HD 5750 512MB
Manufacturer nVidia AMD
Year March 2011 October 13, 2009
Code Name GF110 Juniper LE
Memory 1536 MB (x2) 512 MB
Core Speed 607 MHz (x2) 700 MHz
Memory Speed 3420 MHz (x2) 4600 MHz
Power (Max TDP) 365 watts 86 watts
Bandwidth 328320 MB/sec 73600 MB/sec
Texel Rate 77696 Mtexels/sec 25200 Mtexels/sec
Pixel Rate 58272 Mpixels/sec 11200 Mpixels/sec
Unified Shaders 512 (x2) 720(144x5)
Texture Mapping Units 64 (x2) 36
Render Output Units 48 (x2) 16
Bus Type GDDR5 GDDR5
Bus Width 384-bit (x2) 128-bit
Fab Process 40 nm 40 nm
Transistors 3000 million 1040 million
Bus PCIe 2.0 x16 PCIe 2.1 x16
DirectX Version DirectX 11 DirectX 11
OpenGL Version OpenGL 4.1 OpenGL 3.2

Memory Bandwidth: Bandwidth is the largest amount of data (measured in MB per second) that can be transported over the external memory interface in one second. The number is calculated by multiplying the card's bus width by its memory speed. If the card has DDR memory, the result should be multiplied by 2 again. If it uses DDR5, multiply by 4 instead. The higher the card's memory bandwidth, 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 amount of texture map elements (texels) that are applied per second. This number is worked out by multiplying the total number of texture units by the core clock 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 applied in one second.

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

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GeForce GTX 590

Amazon.com

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Radeon HD 5750 512MB

Amazon.com

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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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