GeForce GTS 450 OEM vs GeForce GT 710 OEM

GeForce GTS 450 OEM
Memory: 1536Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 11 Oct 2010
GeForce GTS 450 OEM
GeForce GT 710 OEM
Memory: 512Mb DDR3 DESKTOP
Release date: 9 Apr 2015
GeForce GT 710 OEM
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Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • GeForce GTS 450 OEM
    190%
  • GeForce GT 710 OEM
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider GeForce GTS 450 OEM

Around 90% higher average synthetic performance.
Supports PhysX.
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

Reasons to consider GeForce GT 710 OEM

87 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce GTS 450 OEM .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Kepler), there are less performance optimizations for current games and applications.

GeForce GTS 450 OEM

HWBench recommends GeForce GTS 450 OEM

The GeForce GTS 450 OEM is the better performing card based on the synthetic benchmarks used (1 benchmarks).


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GTS 450 OEM GeForce GT 710 OEM
GPU Name GF106 (GF106-250-KB-A1) vs GK208 ()
Fab Process 40 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 238 mm² vs 87 mm²
Transistors 1,170 million vs unknown
Shaders 144 vs 192
Compute Units 3 vs 1
Core clock 790 MHz vs 823 MHz
ROPs 24 vs 8
TMUs 24 vs 16

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTS 450 OEM GeForce GT 710 OEM
Memory Type GDDR5 vs DDR3
Bus Width 192 bit vs 64 bit
Memory Speed 1000 MHz
4000 MHz effective
vs 900 MHz
1800 MHz effective
Memory Size 1536 Mb vs 512 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GTS 450 OEM GeForce GT 710 OEM
TDP 106 watts vs 19 watts
Release Date 11 Oct 2010 vs 9 Apr 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GTS 450 OEM
    4.74 GP/s
  • GeForce GT 710 OEM
    3.29 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GTS 450 OEM
    19.00 GT/s
  • GeForce GT 710 OEM
    13.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GTS 450 OEM
    96.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GT 710 OEM
    14.40 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTS 450 OEM
    455.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GT 710 OEM
    316.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • GeForce GTS 450 OEM
    2120
  • GeForce GT 710 OEM
    1110

Points (higher is better)