GeForce 9500 GT vs GeForce GT 730

GeForce 9500 GT
Memory: 512Mb GDDR3 DESKTOP
Release date: 29 Jul 2008
GeForce 9500 GT
GeForce GT 730
Memory: 1024Mb DDR3 DESKTOP
Release date: 18 Jun 2014
GeForce GT 730

Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce 9500 GT

Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Tesla), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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 theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce 9500 GT GeForce GT 730
GPU Name G96C () vs GF108 (GF108-400-A1)
Fab Process 55 nm vs 40 nm
Die Size 121 mm² vs 116 mm²
Transistors 314 million vs 585 million
Shaders 32 vs 96
Compute Units 2 vs 2
Core clock 550 MHz vs 700 MHz
ROPs 8 vs 4
TMUs 16 vs 16

Memory Configuration

GeForce 9500 GT GeForce GT 730
Memory Type GDDR3 vs DDR3
Bus Width 128 bit vs 128 bit
Memory Speed 800 MHz
1600 MHz effective
vs 900 MHz
1800 MHz effective
Memory Size 512 Mb vs 1024 Mb

Additional details

GeForce 9500 GT GeForce GT 730
TDP 50 watts vs 49 watts
Release Date 29 Jul 2008 vs 18 Jun 2014

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce 9500 GT
    4.40 GP/s
  • GeForce GT 730
    2.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce 9500 GT
    8.80 GT/s
  • GeForce GT 730
    11.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce 9500 GT
    25.60 GB/s
  • GeForce GT 730
    28.80 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce 9500 GT
    89.60 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GT 730
    268.80 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better