NVIDIA GeForce 825M vs ATI FireGL V8600

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce 825M and ATI FireGL V8600 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, Geekbench - OpenCL.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce 825M

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 6 year(s) 8 month(s) later
  • Around 24% higher core clock speed: 850 MHz vs 688 MHz
  • 2.7x more texture fill rate: 30.11 GTexel / s vs 11.01 GTexel / s
  • Around 20% higher pipelines: 384 vs 320
  • Around 64% better floating-point performance: 722.7 gflops vs 440.3 gflops
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 28 nm vs 80 nm
  • 4.8x lower typical power consumption: 33 Watt vs 159 Watt
  • Around 4% higher memory clock speed: 1800 MHz vs 1736 MHz
Launch date 27 January 2014 vs 14 May 2007
Core clock speed 850 MHz vs 688 MHz
Texture fill rate 30.11 GTexel / s vs 11.01 GTexel / s
Pipelines 384 vs 320
Floating-point performance 722.7 gflops vs 440.3 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm vs 80 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 33 Watt vs 159 Watt
Memory clock speed 1800 MHz vs 1736 MHz

Reasons to consider the ATI FireGL V8600

  • Around 7% better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 839 vs 785
  • Around 12% better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 406 vs 364
Benchmarks
PassMark - G3D Mark 839 vs 785
PassMark - G2D Mark 406 vs 364

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce 825M
GPU 2: ATI FireGL V8600

PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
785
839
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
364
406
Name NVIDIA GeForce 825M ATI FireGL V8600
PassMark - G3D Mark 785 839
PassMark - G2D Mark 364 406
Geekbench - OpenCL 15796

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce 825M ATI FireGL V8600

Essentials

Architecture Kepler 2.0 TeraScale
Code name GK208 R600
Launch date 27 January 2014 14 May 2007
Place in performance rating 419 234
Type Laptop Workstation
Launch price (MSRP) $1,899

Technical info

Boost clock speed 941 MHz
Core clock speed 850 MHz 688 MHz
Floating-point performance 722.7 gflops 440.3 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 80 nm
Pipelines 384 320
Texture fill rate 30.11 GTexel / s 11.01 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 33 Watt 159 Watt
Transistor count 1300 Million 720 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs 1x DVI, 1x DisplayPort, 1x S-Video

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x8 PCIe 1.0 x16
Laptop size medium sized
Supplementary power connectors None 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin
Length 254 mm

API support

DirectX 12.0 (11_0) 10.0
OpenGL 4.6 3.3

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 1 GB 1 GB
Memory bandwidth 14.4 GB / s 111.1 GB / s
Memory bus width 64 Bit 512 Bit
Memory clock speed 1800 MHz 1736 MHz
Memory type DDR3 GDDR4
Shared memory 0