Radeon HD 6950 vs GeForce GTX 750

Radeon HD 6950
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 14 Dec 2010
Radeon HD 6950
GeForce GTX 750
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 18 Feb 2014
GeForce GTX 750

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Radeon HD 6950
    118%
  • GeForce GTX 750
    100%

Relative performance

Gaming performance index

  • Radeon HD 6950
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 750
    113%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Radeon HD 6950

Based on an outdated architecture (ATI TeraScale), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 750

13% higher gaming performance.
145 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the Radeon HD 6950 .
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).

GeForce GTX 750

HWBench recommends GeForce GTX 750

The GeForce GTX 750 is the better performing card based on the game benchmark suite used (4 combinations of games and resolutions).


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon HD 6950 GeForce GTX 750
GPU Name Cayman (Cayman PRO) vs GM107 (GM107-300-A2)
Fab Process 40 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 389 mm² vs 148 mm²
Transistors 2,640 million vs 1,870 million
Shaders 1408 vs 512
Compute Units 22 vs 4
Core clock 800 MHz vs 1020 MHz
ROPs 32 vs 16
TMUs 88 vs 32

Memory Configuration

Radeon HD 6950 GeForce GTX 750
Memory Type GDDR5 vs GDDR5
Bus Width 256 bit vs 128 bit
Memory Speed 1250 MHz
5000 MHz effective
vs 1253 MHz
5012 MHz effective
Memory Size 2048 Mb vs 1024 Mb

Additional details

Radeon HD 6950 GeForce GTX 750
TDP 200 watts vs 55 watts
Release Date 14 Dec 2010 vs 18 Feb 2014

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon HD 6950
    25.60 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 750
    16.32 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon HD 6950
    70.40 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 750
    32.60 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon HD 6950
    160.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 750
    80.20 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon HD 6950
    2253.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 750
    1044.50 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • Radeon HD 6950
    5710
  • GeForce GTX 750
    4830

Points (higher is better)

Game benchmarks

Battlefield 4

DX11, Ultra Quality,2x MSAA,16x AF, HBAO

  • Radeon HD 6950
    29
  • GeForce GTX 750
    32

FPS (higher is better)

Crysis 3

DX11,Very High Quality, FXAA

  • Radeon HD 6950
    18
  • GeForce GTX 750
    21

FPS (higher is better)

Medal Of Honor Warfighter

DX11, Ultra Quality, 4xMSAA

  • Radeon HD 6950
    28
  • GeForce GTX 750
    32

FPS (higher is better)

Metro Last Light

DX11, AAA standard, 16xAF, Motion Blur normal, Tesselation normal

  • Radeon HD 6950
    22
  • GeForce GTX 750
    25

FPS (higher is better)