Radeon HD 8240 IGP vs GeForce 9800 GTX+

Radeon HD 8240 IGP
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 1 Nov 2013
Radeon HD 8240 IGP
GeForce 9800 GTX+
Memory: 512Mb GDDR3DESKTOP
Release date: 16 Jan 2009
GeForce 9800 GTX+
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Reasons to consider Radeon HD 8240 IGP

126 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce 9800 GTX+ .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.

Reasons to consider GeForce 9800 GTX+

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Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Tesla), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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 9800 GTX+

HWBench recommends GeForce 9800 GTX+

Based on theoretical specifications.


Core Configuration

Radeon HD 8240 IGPGeForce 9800 GTX+
GPU NameKalindi (Kalindi LP)vsG92B (G92-420-B1)
Fab Process28 nmvs55 nm
Die Size110 mm²vs260 mm²
Transistors1,178 millionvs754 million
Compute Units2vs8
Core clock400 MHzvs738 MHz

Memory Configuration

Radeon HD 8240 IGPGeForce 9800 GTX+
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsGDDR3
Bus WidthSystem Sharedvs256 bit
Memory SpeedSystem Sharedvs1100 MHz
2200 MHz effective
Memory Size0 Mbvs512 Mb

Additional details

Radeon HD 8240 IGPGeForce 9800 GTX+
TDP15 wattsvs141 watts
Release Date1 Nov 2013vs16 Jan 2009

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon HD 8240 IGP
    1.60 GP/s
  • GeForce 9800 GTX+
    11.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon HD 8240 IGP
    3.20 GT/s
  • GeForce 9800 GTX+
    47.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon HD 8240 IGP
    0.00 GB/s
  • GeForce 9800 GTX+
    70.40 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon HD 8240 IGP
    102.40 GFLOPs
  • GeForce 9800 GTX+
    470.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better