HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2) vs GeForce 9600 GT

HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 3 Sep 2013
HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)
GeForce 9600 GT
Memory: 512Mb GDDR3DESKTOP
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Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Tesla), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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 NameHaswell GT2 ()vsG94 (G94-300-A1)
Fab Process22 nmvs65 nm
Die Size177 mm²vs240 mm²
Transistors392 millionvs505 million
Shaders20vs64
Compute Units0vs4
Core clock350 MHzvs650 MHz
ROPs2vs16
TMUs4vs32

Memory Configuration

HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)GeForce 9600 GT
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsGDDR3
Bus WidthSystem Sharedvs256 bit
Memory SpeedSystem Sharedvs900 MHz
1800 MHz effective
Memory Size0 Mbvs512 Mb

Additional details

HD Graphics 4400 (Haswell GT2)GeForce 9600 GT
TDP20 wattsvs95 watts
Release Date3 Sep 2013vs21 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