HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2) vs GeForce GTX 460

HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 5 Sep 2014
HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)
GeForce GTX 460
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 12 Jul 2010
GeForce GTX 460

Summary

Reasons to consider HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)

145 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce GTX 460 .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 460

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Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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 GTX 460

HWBench recommends GeForce GTX 460

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)GeForce GTX 460
GPU NameBroadwell GT2 ()vsGF104 (GF104-300-KB-A1)
Fab Process14 nmvs40 nm
Die Size49 mm²vs332 mm²
Transistors189 millionvs1,950 million
Shaders24vs336
Compute Units0vs7
Core clock100 MHzvs675 MHz
ROPs1vs32
TMUs4vs56

Memory Configuration

HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)GeForce GTX 460
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsGDDR5
Bus WidthSystem Sharedvs256 bit
Memory SpeedSystem Sharedvs900 MHz
3600 MHz effective
Memory Size0 Mbvs1024 Mb

Additional details

HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)GeForce GTX 460
TDP15 wattsvs160 watts
Release Date5 Sep 2014vs12 Jul 2010

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)
    0.10 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 460
    9.45 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)
    400.00 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 460
    37.80 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)
    0.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 460
    115.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • HD Graphics 5500 (Broadwell GT2)
    4.80 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 460
    907.20 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better