HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2) vs Radeon HD 3850 X2

HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 3 Jun 2013
HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)
Radeon HD 3850 X2
Memory: 512Mb GDDR3DESKTOP
Release date: 4 Apr 2008
Radeon HD 3850 X2

Summary

Reasons to consider HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)

95 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon HD 3850 X2 .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.

Reasons to consider Radeon HD 3850 X2

Based on an outdated architecture (ATI TeraScale), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

No clear winner declared

We have no data to declare a winner at this time.


Specifications

Core Configuration

HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)Radeon HD 3850 X2
GPU NameHaswell GT2 ()vsRV670 (RV670 PRO)
Fab Process22 nmvs55 nm
Die Size177 mm²vs192 mm²
Transistors392 millionvs666 million
Shaders20vs320
Compute Units0vs4
Core clock400 MHzvs669 MHz
ROPs2vs16
TMUs4vs16

Memory Configuration

HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)Radeon HD 3850 X2
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsGDDR3
Bus WidthSystem Sharedvs256 bit x2
Memory SpeedSystem Sharedvs828 MHz
1656 MHz effective
Memory Size0 Mbvs512 Mb

Additional details

HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)Radeon HD 3850 X2
TDP45 wattsvs140 watts
Release Date3 Jun 2013vs4 Apr 2008

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)
    5.40 GP/s
  • Radeon HD 3850 X2
    21.40 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)
    10.80 GT/s
  • Radeon HD 3850 X2
    21.40 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)
    0.00 GB/s
  • Radeon HD 3850 X2
    106.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • HD Graphics 4600 (Haswell GT2)
    432.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon HD 3850 X2
    856.40 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better