Cast your vote Do you agree or disagree with GPUBoss?

Thanks for adding your opinion. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news!

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon HD 4670

Reasons to consider the
ATi Radeon HD 4670

Report a correction
Slightly higher texture rate 24 GTexel/s vs 5.6 GTexel/s More than 4.2x higher texture rate
More texture mapping units 32 vs 8 24 more texture mapping units
Slightly more shading units 320 vs 120 200 more shading units
Front view of Radeon HD 2600 XT Mac

Reasons to consider the
ATi Radeon HD 2600 XT Mac

Report a correction
Slightly lower TDP 45W vs 59W Around 25% lower TDP

Features Key features of the Radeon HD 4670  vs 2600 XT Mac 

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

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

Radeon HD 4670
6 GPixel/s
Radeon HD 2600 XT Mac
2.8 GPixel/s

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

Radeon HD 4670
24 GTexel/s
Radeon HD 2600 XT Mac
5.6 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon HD 4670

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


Radeon HD 4670  vs
2600 XT Mac 
GPU name RV730 RV630
Market Desktop Desktop
Clock speed 750 MHz 700 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

raw performance

Shading units 320 120
Texture mapping units 32 8
Render output processors 8 4
Compute units 4 3
Pixel rate 6 GPixel/s 2.8 GPixel/s
Texture rate 24 GTexel/s 5.6 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 480 GFLOPS 168 GFLOPS


Radeon HD 4670  vs
2600 XT Mac 
Memory clock speed 800 MHz 800 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 1,600 MHz 1,600 MHz
Memory bus 128 bit 128 bit
Memory 512 MB 256 MB
Memory type GDDR3 GDDR3
Memory bandwidth 25.6 GB/s 25.6 GB/s

noise and power

TDP 59W 45W


comments powered by Disqus