ATI Radeon HD 5830 vs ATI FireMV 2400 PCIe x1

Comparative analysis of ATI Radeon HD 5830 and ATI FireMV 2400 PCIe x1 videocards for all known characteristics in the following categories: Essentials, Technical info, Video outputs and ports, Compatibility, dimensions and requirements, API support, Memory, Technologies. Benchmark videocards performance analysis: PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark, 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the ATI Radeon HD 5830

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 2 year(s) 1 month(s) later
  • Around 60% higher core clock speed: 800 MHz vs 500 MHz
  • 22.4x more texture fill rate: 44.8 GTexel / s vs 2 GTexel / s
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 40 nm vs 130 nm
  • 4x more maximum memory size: 1 GB vs 256 MB
  • 4x more memory clock speed: 4000 MHz vs 1000 MHz
  • 158.8x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 1747 vs 11
  • Around 23% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 348 vs 283
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 25 February 2010 vs 1 January 2008
Core clock speed 800 MHz vs 500 MHz
Texture fill rate 44.8 GTexel / s vs 2 GTexel / s
Manufacturing process technology 40 nm vs 130 nm
Maximum memory size 1 GB vs 256 MB
Memory clock speed 4000 MHz vs 1000 MHz
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 1747 vs 11
PassMark - G2D Mark 348 vs 283

Reasons to consider the ATI FireMV 2400 PCIe x1

  • 8.8x lower typical power consumption: 20 Watt vs 175 Watt
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 20 Watt vs 175 Watt

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: ATI Radeon HD 5830
GPU 2: ATI FireMV 2400 PCIe x1

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1747
11
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
348
283
Name ATI Radeon HD 5830 ATI FireMV 2400 PCIe x1
PassMark - G3D Mark 1747 11
PassMark - G2D Mark 348 283
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 0

Compare specifications (specs)

ATI Radeon HD 5830 ATI FireMV 2400 PCIe x1

Essentials

Architecture TeraScale 2 Rage 9
Code name Cypress RV380
Design ATI Radeon HD 5000 Series
Launch date 25 February 2010 1 January 2008
Place in performance rating 505 519
Type Desktop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 800 MHz
Core clock speed 800 MHz 500 MHz
Floating-point performance 1,792.0 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 40 nm 130 nm
Pipelines 1120
Texture fill rate 44.8 GTexel / s 2 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 175 Watt 20 Watt
Transistor count 2,154 million 75 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors 2x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort 1x VHDCI
DisplayPort support
Dual-link DVI support
HDMI
VGA

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 2.0 x16 PCIe 2.0 x1
Length 282 mm 170 mm
Supplementary power connectors 2x 6-pin None

API support

DirectX 11 9.0b
OpenGL 4.4 2.0

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 1 GB 256 MB
Memory bandwidth 128.0 GB / s 16 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit 128 Bit
Memory clock speed 4000 MHz 1000 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 DDR3

Technologies

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