HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2) vs GeForce 9600 GT

HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
Memory: 0Mb System Shared DESKTOP
Release date: 3 Sep 2013
HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
GeForce 9600 GT
Memory: 512Mb GDDR3 DESKTOP
Release date: 21 Feb 2008
GeForce 9600 GT

Summary

Reasons to consider HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)

75 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce 9600 GT .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.

Reasons to consider GeForce 9600 GT

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Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Tesla), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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

GeForce 9600 GT

HWBench recommends GeForce 9600 GT

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2) GeForce 9600 GT
GPU Name Haswell GT2 () vs G94 (G94-300-A1)
Fab Process 22 nm vs 65 nm
Die Size 177 mm² vs 240 mm²
Transistors 392 million vs 505 million
Shaders 20 vs 64
Compute Units 0 vs 4
Core clock 350 MHz vs 650 MHz
ROPs 2 vs 16
TMUs 4 vs 32

Memory Configuration

HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2) GeForce 9600 GT
Memory Type System Shared vs GDDR3
Bus Width System Shared vs 256 bit
Memory Speed System Shared vs 900 MHz
1800 MHz effective
Memory Size 0 Mb vs 512 Mb

Additional details

HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2) GeForce 9600 GT
TDP 20 watts vs 95 watts
Release Date 3 Sep 2013 vs 21 Feb 2008

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
    0.70 GP/s
  • GeForce 9600 GT
    10.40 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
    1.40 GT/s
  • GeForce 9600 GT
    20.80 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
    0.00 GB/s
  • GeForce 9600 GT
    57.60 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
    14.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce 9600 GT
    208.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better