NVIDIA GeForce MX330 vs AMD FirePro M5950

Comparative analysis of NVIDIA GeForce MX330 and AMD FirePro M5950 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: Geekbench - OpenCL, PassMark - G2D Mark, PassMark - G3D Mark, GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames), GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s), CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s).

 

Differences

Reasons to consider the NVIDIA GeForce MX330

  • Videocard is newer: launch date 9 year(s) 1 month(s) later
  • 2.1x more core clock speed: 1531 MHz vs 725 MHz
  • 2198.9x more texture fill rate: 38.26 GTexel/s vs 17.4 GTexel / s
  • A newer manufacturing process allows for a more powerful, yet cooler running videocard: 14 nm vs 40 nm
  • 3.5x lower typical power consumption: 10 Watt vs 35 Watt
  • 2x more maximum memory size: 2 GB vs 1 GB
  • Around 7% better performance in Geekbench - OpenCL: 11049 vs 10307
  • 2.1x better performance in PassMark - G3D Mark: 2718 vs 1314
  • 2.3x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames): 3533 vs 1528
  • 2.3x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps): 3533 vs 1528
Specifications (specs)
Launch date 10 Feb 2020 vs 4 January 2011
Core clock speed 1531 MHz vs 725 MHz
Texture fill rate 38.26 GTexel/s vs 17.4 GTexel / s
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm vs 40 nm
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 10 Watt vs 35 Watt
Maximum memory size 2 GB vs 1 GB
Benchmarks
Geekbench - OpenCL 11049 vs 10307
PassMark - G3D Mark 2718 vs 1314
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 3533 vs 1528
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 3533 vs 1528

Reasons to consider the AMD FirePro M5950

  • Around 25% higher pipelines: 480 vs 384
  • 2.4x more memory clock speed: 3600 MHz vs 1502 MHz (6008 MHz effective)
  • 2.4x better performance in PassMark - G2D Mark: 574 vs 243
  • 2x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames): 6849 vs 3356
  • 2x better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps): 6849 vs 3356
  • Around 9% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames): 2960 vs 2713
  • Around 9% better performance in GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps): 2960 vs 2713
Specifications (specs)
Pipelines 480 vs 384
Memory clock speed 3600 MHz vs 1502 MHz (6008 MHz effective)
Benchmarks
PassMark - G2D Mark 574 vs 243
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 6849 vs 3356
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 6849 vs 3356
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 2960 vs 2713
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 2960 vs 2713

Compare benchmarks

GPU 1: NVIDIA GeForce MX330
GPU 2: AMD FirePro M5950

Geekbench - OpenCL
GPU 1
GPU 2
11049
10307
PassMark - G2D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
243
574
PassMark - G3D Mark
GPU 1
GPU 2
2718
1314
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3356
6849
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3356
6849
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
2713
2960
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
2713
2960
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3533
1528
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps)
GPU 1
GPU 2
3533
1528
Name NVIDIA GeForce MX330 AMD FirePro M5950
Geekbench - OpenCL 11049 10307
PassMark - G2D Mark 243 574
PassMark - G3D Mark 2718 1314
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Frames) 3356 6849
GFXBench 4.0 - T-Rex (Fps) 3356 6849
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Frames) 2713 2960
GFXBench 4.0 - Manhattan (Fps) 2713 2960
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Frames) 3533 1528
GFXBench 4.0 - Car Chase Offscreen (Fps) 3533 1528
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection (mPixels/s) 3.398
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation (Frames/s) 323.699
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex (Frames/s) 0.535
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition (Frames/s) 16.137
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining (mHash/s) 66.638

Compare specifications (specs)

NVIDIA GeForce MX330 AMD FirePro M5950

Essentials

Architecture Pascal TeraScale 2
Code name GP108 Whistler
Launch date 10 Feb 2020 4 January 2011
Place in performance rating 645 696
Type Laptop Mobile workstation

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1594 MHz
Core clock speed 1531 MHz 725 MHz
Manufacturing process technology 14 nm 40 nm
Peak Double Precision (FP64) Performance 38.26 GFLOPS (1:32)
Peak Half Precision (FP16) Performance 19.13 GFLOPS (1:64)
Peak Single Precision (FP32) Performance 1,224 GFLOPS
Pipelines 384 480
Pixel fill rate 25.50 GPixel/s
Texture fill rate 38.26 GTexel/s 17.4 GTexel / s
Thermal Design Power (TDP) 10 Watt 35 Watt
Transistor count 1800 million 716 million
Floating-point performance 696.0 gflops

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16 MXM-A (3.0)
Supplementary power connectors None
Width IGP
Bus support n / a
Form factor MXM-A
Laptop size medium sized

API support

DirectX 12.1 11.2 (11_0)
OpenCL 1.2
OpenGL 4.6 4.4
Shader Model 6.4
Vulkan

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2 GB 1 GB
Memory bandwidth 48.06 GB/s 57 GB / s
Memory bus width 64 bit 128 Bit
Memory clock speed 1502 MHz (6008 MHz effective) 3600 MHz
Memory type GDDR5 GDDR5
Shared memory 0