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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GT 8800

Reasons to consider the
ASUS GeForce GT 8800

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Higher effective memory clock speed 2,020 MHz vs 1,008 MHz More than 2x higher effective memory clock speed
Higher memory bandwidth 64.6 GB/s vs 16.1 GB/s More than 4x higher memory bandwidth
Significantly higher memory clock speed 1,010 MHz vs 504 MHz More than 2x higher memory clock speed
Higher texture rate 39.2 GTexel/s vs 11.8 GTexel/s More than 3.2x higher texture rate
Slightly higher pixel rate 11.2 GPixel/s vs 5.9 GPixel/s Around 90% higher pixel rate
More texture mapping units 56 vs 16 40 more texture mapping units
More render output processors 16 vs 8 Twice as many render output processors
Wider memory bus 256 bit vs 128 bit 2x wider memory bus
Front view of GeForce GT 120

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 120

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Higher clock speed 738 MHz vs 700 MHz More than 5% higher clock speed
Lower TDP 50W vs 125W 2.5x lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GT 8800 vs 120

Passmark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performance

Features Key features of the GeForce GT 8800  vs 120 

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

GeForce GT 8800
64.6 GB/s
GeForce GT 120
16.1 GB/s
GT3 for Ultrabooks doesn’t come with on package memory, probably due to a limited space on this dual core.
GeForce GT 8800 | by Fuad-Abazovic (Mar, 2013)

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

GeForce GT 8800
11.2 GPixel/s
GeForce GT 120
5.9 GPixel/s
If the chart is right, the HD 8870 could begin offering performance close to that of today's high-end offerings, which would really shake up the market.
GeForce GT 8800 | by Anthony-Garreffa (Sep, 2012)

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

GeForce GT 8800
39.2 GTexel/s
GeForce GT 120
11.8 GTexel/s
Intel GT2 HD graphics target high end notebook computers at high clocks and they end up with Intel HD Graphics 4600 branding.
GeForce GT 8800 | by Fuad-Abazovic (Mar, 2013)

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

GeForce GT 8800
392 GFLOPS
GeForce GT 120
117.5 GFLOPS

shading units Subcomponents of the gpu, these run in parallel to enable fast pixel shading

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

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