ATI FireGL V7600 vs ATI Radeon X1900 CrossFire Edition

Comparative analysis of ATI FireGL V7600 and ATI Radeon X1900 CrossFire Edition videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the ATI FireGL V7600

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 1 year(s) 9 month(s) later
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 80 nm vs 90 nm
  • Around 10% higher memory clock speed: 1600 MHz vs 1450 MHz
  • 4.5x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 616 vs 137
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 6 November 2007 vs 24 January 2006
Manufacturing process technology 80 nm vs 90 nm
Memory clock speed 1600 MHz vs 1450 MHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 616 vs 137

Reasons to consider the ATI Radeon X1900 CrossFire Edition

  • Around 4% higher core clock speed: 625 MHz vs 600 MHz
  • Around 39% higher texture fill rate: 10 GTexel / s vs 7.2 GTexel / s
  • Around 27% lower typical power consumption: 100 Watt vs 127 Watt
  • Around 4% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 507 vs 488
Specifications (specs)
Core clock speed 625 MHz vs 600 MHz
Texture fill rate 10 GTexel / s vs 7.2 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 100 Watt vs 127 Watt
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 507 vs 488

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: ATI FireGL V7600
GPU 2: ATI Radeon X1900 CrossFire Edition

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
616
137
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
488
507
Name ATI FireGL V7600 ATI Radeon X1900 CrossFire Edition
PassMark - G3D Mark 616 137
PassMark - G2D Mark 488 507

Compare specifications (specs)

ATI FireGL V7600 ATI Radeon X1900 CrossFire Edition

Essentials

Architecture TeraScale R500
Code name R600 R580
Launch date 6 November 2007 24 January 2006
Launch price (MSRP) $999
Place in performance rating 182 185
Type Workstation Desktop

Technical info

Core clock speed 600 MHz 625 MHz
Floating-point performance 288 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 80 nm 90 nm
Pipelines 240
Texture fill rate 7.2 GTexel / s 10 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 127 Watt 100 Watt
Transistor count 720 million 384 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 2x DVI, 1x S-Video 2x DVI, 1x S-Video

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 1.0 x16 PCIe 1.0 x16
Length 254 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 8-pin 1x 6-pin

API support

DirectX 10.0 9.0c
OpenGL 3.3 2.0

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 512 MB 512 MB
Memory bandwidth 51.2 GB / s 46.4 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit 256 Bit
Memory clock speed 1600 MHz 1450 MHz
Memory type GDDR3 GDDR3