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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon HD 5490

Reasons to consider the
ATi Radeon HD 5490

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Higher clock speed 650 MHz vs 550 MHz Around 20% higher clock speed
Front view of GeForce G210

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Nvidia GeForce G210

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GPUBoss is not aware of any important advantages of the Nvidia GeForce G210 vs the ATi Radeon HD 5490.

Features Key features of the Radeon HD 5490  vs GeForce G210 

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

GeForce G210
8.06 GB/s

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

Radeon HD 5490
2.6 GPixel/s
GeForce G210
2.2 GPixel/s

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

Radeon HD 5490
5.2 GTexel/s
GeForce G210
4.4 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon HD 5490
GeForce G210

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 5490  vs
GeForce G210 
GPU brand ATI Nvidia
GPU name Cedar G96 C1
Market Desktop Desktop
Clock speed 650 MHz 550 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

raw performance

Shading units 80 16
Texture mapping units 8 8
Render output processors 4 4
Pixel rate 2.6 GPixel/s 2.2 GPixel/s
Texture rate 5.2 GTexel/s 4.4 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 104 GFLOPS 43.2 GFLOPS


Radeon HD 5490  vs
GeForce G210 
Memory clock speed 500 MHz 504 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 1,000 MHz 1,008 MHz
Memory bus 64 bit 64 bit
Memory 1,024 MB 512 MB
Memory type GDDR3 DDR2
Memory bandwidth 8 GB/s 8.06 GB/s

noise and power

TDP 19W 31W

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