GeForce G100 OEM vs GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition

GeForce G100 OEM
Memory: 256Mb DDR2DESKTOP
Release date: 10 Mar 2009
GeForce G100 OEM
GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
Memory: 1024Mb DDR3DESKTOP
Release date: 9 Feb 2011
GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
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Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce G100 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Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Tesla), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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 440 Mac Edition

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Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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 440 Mac Edition

HWBench recommends GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce G100 OEMGeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
GPU NameG98 (G98-700-U2)vsGF108 (GF108-400-A1)
Fab Process65 nmvs40 nm
Die Size86 mm²vs116 mm²
Transistors210 millionvs585 million
Shaders8vs96
Compute Units1vs2
Core clock540 MHzvs810 MHz
ROPs4vs4
TMUs8vs16

Memory Configuration

GeForce G100 OEMGeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
Memory TypeDDR2vsDDR3
Bus Width64 bitvs128 bit
Memory Speed400 MHz
800 MHz effective
vs667 MHz
1334 MHz effective
Memory Size256 Mbvs1024 Mb

Additional details

GeForce G100 OEMGeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
TDP35 wattsvs65 watts
Release Date10 Mar 2009vs9 Feb 2011

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce G100 OEM
    2.16 GP/s
  • GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
    3.24 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce G100 OEM
    4.32 GT/s
  • GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
    13.00 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce G100 OEM
    6.40 GB/s
  • GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
    21.30 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce G100 OEM
    20.80 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GT 440 Mac Edition
    311.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better