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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GT 520

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 520

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Much higher clock speed 810 MHz vs 280 MHz Around 3x higher clock speed
Higher effective memory clock speed 1,796 MHz vs 400 MHz Around 4.5x higher effective memory clock speed
More memory 2,048 MB vs 256 MB 8x more memory
Much higher memory clock speed 898 MHz vs 200 MHz Around 4.5x higher memory clock speed
Front view of GeForce 6200 PCI

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Nvidia GeForce 6200 PCI

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GPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the GeForce 6200 PCI vs the GeForce GT 520.

Features Key features of the GeForce GT 520  vs 6200 PCI 

effective memory clock speed Frequency at which memory can be read from and written to

GeForce GT 520
1,796 MHz

memory bandwidth Rate at which data can be read from or stored in onboard memory

GeForce GT 520
14.37 GB/s
GeForce 6200 PCI
3.2 GB/s

pixel rate Number of pixels a graphics card can render to the screen every second

GeForce GT 520
1.62 GPixel/s
GeForce 6200 PCI
0.56 GPixel/s

texture rate Speed at which a graphics card can perform texture mapping

GeForce GT 520
6.48 GTexel/s
GeForce 6200 PCI
1.12 GTexel/s

texture mapping units Built into each gpu, these resize and rotate bitmaps for texturing scenes

render output processors GPU commponents responsible for transform pixels as they flow between memory buffers

Specifications Full list of technical specs


GeForce GT 520  vs
6200 PCI 
GPU brand Nvidia Nvidia
GPU name GF108 NV43
Market Desktop Desktop
Clock speed 810 MHz 280 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card Nvidia GeForce GT 520 810 MHz 1 GB None

raw performance

Texture mapping units 8 4
Render output processors 2 2
Pixel rate 1.62 GPixel/s 0.56 GPixel/s
Texture rate 6.48 GTexel/s 1.12 GTexel/s


GeForce GT 520  vs
6200 PCI 
Memory clock speed 898 MHz 200 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 1,796 MHz 400 MHz
Memory bus 64 bit 64 bit
Memory 2,048 MB 256 MB
Memory type DDR3 DDR2
Memory bandwidth 14.37 GB/s 3.2 GB/s


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