GeForce 505 OEM vs GeForce GT 730

GeForce 505 OEM
Memory: 1024Mb DDR3 DESKTOP
Release date: 17 Feb 2013
GeForce 505 OEM

GeForce GT 730
Memory: 1024Mb DDR3 DESKTOP
Release date: 18 Jun 2014
GeForce GT 730

Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce 505 OEM

Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Tesla), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.
PhysX support, however PhysX performance on newest games may be poor.

Reasons to consider GeForce GT 730

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
Supports PhysX.
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

GeForce GT 730

HWBench recommends GeForce GT 730

Based on game and synthetic benchmarks, and theoretical specifications.

Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce 505 OEM GeForce GT 730
GPU Name GT216 () vs GF108 (GF108-400-A1)
Fab Process 40 nm vs 40 nm
Die Size 100 mm² vs 116 mm²
Transistors 486 million vs 585 million
Shaders 24 vs 96
Compute Units 1 vs 2
Core clock 615 MHz vs 700 MHz
ROPs 8 vs 4
TMUs 12 vs 16

Memory Configuration

GeForce 505 OEM GeForce GT 730
Memory Type DDR3 vs DDR3
Bus Width 128 bit vs 128 bit
Memory Speed 700 MHz
1400 MHz effective
vs 900 MHz
1800 MHz effective
Memory Size 1024 Mb vs 1024 Mb

Additional details

GeForce 505 OEM GeForce GT 730
TDP 25 watts vs 49 watts
Release Date 17 Feb 2013 vs 18 Jun 2014

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce 505 OEM
    4.92 GP/s
  • GeForce GT 730
    2.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce 505 OEM
    7.38 GT/s
  • GeForce GT 730
    11.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce 505 OEM
    22.40 GB/s
  • GeForce GT 730
    28.80 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce 505 OEM
    49.49 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GT 730
    268.80 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better