Intel Iris Graphics 550 vs ATI Radeon 2100 IGP

Comparative analysis of Intel Iris Graphics 550 and ATI Radeon 2100 IGP 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, Geekbench - OpenCL, GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the Intel Iris Graphics 550

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 7 year(s) 5 month(s) later
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 14 nm vs 55 nm
  • 22x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 1296 vs 59
  • Around 16% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 332 vs 286
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 1 September 2015 vs 4 March 2008
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 55 nm
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 1296 vs 59
PassMark - G2D Mark 332 vs 286

Reasons to consider the ATI Radeon 2100 IGP

  • Around 33% higher core clock speed: 400 MHz vs 300 MHz
Core clock speed 400 MHz vs 300 MHz

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: Intel Iris Graphics 550
GPU 2: ATI Radeon 2100 IGP

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
1296
59
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
332
286
Name Intel Iris Graphics 550 ATI Radeon 2100 IGP
PassMark - G3D Mark 1296 59
PassMark - G2D Mark 332 286
Geekbench - OpenCL 7838
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 2675
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 1288
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 1288
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3157
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3157

Compare specifications (specs)

Intel Iris Graphics 550 ATI Radeon 2100 IGP

Essentials

Architecture Generation 9.0 R400
Code name Skylake GT3e RS740
Launch date 1 September 2015 4 March 2008
Place in performance rating 843 566
Type Laptop Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1100 MHz
Core clock speed 300 MHz 400 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 55 nm
Pipelines 48
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 15 Watt
Transistor count 189 million 120 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x1 PCIe 1.0 x16

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_1) 9.0b
OpenGL 4.6 2.0

Memory

Memory type eDRAM
Shared memory 1

Technologies

Quick Sync