Radeon HD 8670D IGP vs GeForce GTS 250

Radeon HD 8670D IGP
Memory: 0Mb System SharedDESKTOP
Release date: 12 Mar 2013
Radeon HD 8670D IGP
GeForce GTS 250
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR3DESKTOP
Release date: 4 Mar 2009
GeForce GTS 250

Summary

Reasons to consider Radeon HD 8670D IGP

50 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce GTS 250 .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
Based on an outdated architecture (ATI TeraScale), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

Reasons to consider GeForce GTS 250

Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Tesla), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.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

Radeon HD 8670D IGP

HWBench recommends Radeon HD 8670D IGP

Based on theoretical specifications.



Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon HD 8670D IGPGeForce GTS 250
GPU NameDevastator ()vsG92B (G92-428-B1)
Fab Process32 nmvs55 nm
Die Size246 mm²vs260 mm²
Transistors1,303 millionvs754 million
Shaders384vs128
Compute Units6vs8
Core clock844 MHzvs702 MHz
ROPs8vs16
TMUs24vs64

Memory Configuration

Radeon HD 8670D IGPGeForce GTS 250
Memory TypeSystem SharedvsGDDR3
Bus WidthSystem Sharedvs256 bit
Memory SpeedSystem Sharedvs1000 MHz
2000 MHz effective
Memory Size0 Mbvs1024 Mb

Additional details

Radeon HD 8670D IGPGeForce GTS 250
TDP100 wattsvs150 watts
Release Date12 Mar 2013vs4 Mar 2009

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon HD 8670D IGP
    6.75 GP/s
  • GeForce GTS 250
    11.20 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon HD 8670D IGP
    20.30 GT/s
  • GeForce GTS 250
    44.90 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon HD 8670D IGP
    0.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GTS 250
    64.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon HD 8670D IGP
    648.20 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTS 250
    387.10 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better