Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K) vs GeForce GTX 550 Ti

Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
Memory: 0Mb System Shared DESKTOP
Release date: 11 Jan 2014
Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
GeForce GTX 550 Ti
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 15 Mar 2011
GeForce GTX 550 Ti

Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    100%
  • GeForce GTX 550 Ti
    115%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)

101 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce GTX 550 Ti .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 550 Ti

Around 15% higher average synthetic performance.
Supports PhysX.
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

GeForce GTX 550 Ti

HWBench recommends GeForce GTX 550 Ti

The GeForce GTX 550 Ti is the better performing card based on the synthetic benchmarks used (1 benchmarks).


Specifications

Core Configuration

Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K) GeForce GTX 550 Ti
GPU Name Spectre () vs GF116 (GF116-400-A1)
Fab Process 28 nm vs 40 nm
Die Size 245 mm² vs 238 mm²
Transistors 2,410 million vs 1,170 million
Shaders 512 vs 192
Compute Units 8 vs 4
Core clock 720 MHz vs 900 MHz
ROPs 8 vs 24
TMUs 32 vs 32

Memory Configuration

Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K) GeForce GTX 550 Ti
Memory Type System Shared vs GDDR5
Bus Width System Shared vs 192 bit
Memory Speed System Shared vs 1026 MHz
4104 MHz effective
Memory Size 0 Mb vs 1024 Mb

Additional details

Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K) GeForce GTX 550 Ti
TDP 15 watts vs 116 watts
Release Date 11 Jan 2014 vs 15 Mar 2011

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    5.76 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 550 Ti
    7.20 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    23.00 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 550 Ti
    28.80 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    0.00 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 550 Ti
    98.50 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    737.30 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 550 Ti
    691.20 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • Radeon R7 Graphics IGP (APU A10-7850K)
    2157
  • GeForce GTX 550 Ti
    2490

Points (higher is better)