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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GT 9500

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 9500

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Wider memory bus 128 bit vs 64 bit 2x wider memory bus
Front view of GeForce GT 520 PCI

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Nvidia GeForce GT 520 PCI

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Higher clock speed 810 MHz vs 550 MHz More than 45% higher clock speed
Higher memory clock speed 900 MHz vs 800 MHz Around 15% higher memory clock speed
Lower TDP 29W vs 50W More than 40% lower TDP

Features Key features of the GeForce GT 9500  vs 520 PCI 

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

GeForce GT 9500
25.6 GB/s
GeForce GT 520 PCI
14.4 GB/s

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

GeForce GT 9500
4.4 GPixel/s
GeForce GT 520 PCI
1.62 GPixel/s

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

GeForce GT 9500
8.8 GTexel/s
GeForce GT 520 PCI
6.48 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

GeForce GT 9500
89.6 GFLOPS
GeForce GT 520 PCI
155.52 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

Specifications Full list of technical specs

gpu

GeForce GT 9500  vs
520 PCI 
GPU brand Nvidia Nvidia
GPU name G96 C1 GF119
Market Desktop Desktop
Clock speed 550 MHz 810 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

raw performance

Shading units 32 48
Texture mapping units 16 8
Render output processors 8 4
Pixel rate 4.4 GPixel/s 1.62 GPixel/s
Texture rate 8.8 GTexel/s 6.48 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 89.6 GFLOPS 155.52 GFLOPS

memory

GeForce GT 9500  vs
520 PCI 
Memory clock speed 800 MHz 900 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 1,600 MHz 1,800 MHz
Memory bus 128 bit 64 bit
Memory 512 MB 1,024 MB
Memory type GDDR3 DDR3
Memory bandwidth 25.6 GB/s 14.4 GB/s

noise and power

TDP 50W 29W

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