NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (Laptop) vs ATI FireGL V7700

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (Laptop) and ATI FireGL V7700 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: 3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score, PassMark - G3D Mark, PassMark - G2D Mark.

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (Laptop)

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 7 year(s) 10 month(s) later
  • 11.6x more texture fill rate: 144 billion / sec vs 12.43 GTexel / s
  • 6.4x more pipelines: 2048 vs 320
  • 8.8x better floating-point performance: 4,358 gflops vs 497.3 gflops
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 28 nm vs 55 nm
  • 8x more maximum memory size: 4 GB vs 512 MB
Launch date 21 September 2015 vs 19 November 2007
Texture fill rate 144 billion / sec vs 12.43 GTexel / s
Pipelines 2048 vs 320
Floating-point performance 4,358 gflops vs 497.3 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm vs 55 nm
Maximum memory size 4 GB vs 512 MB

Reasons to consider the ATI FireGL V7700

  • 321.7x more memory clock speed: 2252 MHz vs 7.0 GB/s
Memory clock speed 2252 MHz vs 7.0 GB/s

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (Laptop)
GPU 2: ATI FireGL V7700

Name NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (Laptop) ATI FireGL V7700
3DMark Fire Strike - Graphics Score 4053
PassMark - G3D Mark 660
PassMark - G2D Mark 422

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 (Laptop) ATI FireGL V7700

Essentials

Architecture Maxwell 2.0 TeraScale
Code name GM204 RV670
Launch date 21 September 2015 19 November 2007
Launch price (MSRP) $395.82 $899
Place in performance rating 217 226
Price now $605.06
Type Laptop Workstation
Value for money (0-100) 20.91

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1216 MHz
CUDA cores 2048
Floating-point performance 4,358 gflops 497.3 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm 55 nm
Pipelines 2048 320
Texture fill rate 144 billion / sec 12.43 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 100-200 Watt
Transistor count 5,200 million 666 million
Core clock speed 777 MHz

Video outputs and ports

Audio input for HDMI Internal
Display Connectors Dual Link DVI-I, HDMI 2.0, 3x DisplayPort 1.2 1x DVI, 1x DisplayPort, 1x S-Video
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support 1
G-SYNC support
HDCP
HDMI
Maximum VGA resolution 2048x1536
Multi monitor support
VGA аnalog display support 1

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Bus support PCI Express 3.0
Interface MXM-B (3.0) PCIe 2.0 x16
Laptop size large
SLI options 1
Length 254 mm
Supplementary power connectors 1x 6-pin

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_1) 10.0
OpenCL 1.2
OpenGL 4.5 3.3

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 4 GB 512 MB
Memory bandwidth 224 GB / s 72.1 GB / s
Memory bus width 256 Bit 256 Bit
Memory clock speed 7.0 GB/s 2252 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR4
Shared memory 0

Technologies

3D Vision
Adaptive Vertical Sync
BatteryBoost
CUDA
GameStream
GameWorks
GeForce Experience
GeForce ShadowPlay
GPU Boost
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
Optimus
SLI
Surround