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ATi Radeon HD 5850

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Front view of Radeon HD 5850

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon HD 5850

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ATi Radeon HD 5850

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Significantly higher effective memory clock speed 4,000 MHz vs 1,944 MHz More than 2x higher effective memory clock speed
Better PassMark score 2,263 vs 842 Around 2.8x better PassMark score
Significantly higher memory bandwidth 128 GB/s vs 62.2 GB/s More than 2x higher memory bandwidth
Better floating-point performance 2,088 GFLOPS vs 442.37 GFLOPS Around 4.8x better floating-point performance
Significantly more shading units 1,440 vs 128 1312 more shading units
Higher pixel rate 23.2 GPixel/s vs 10.8 GPixel/s Around 2.2x higher pixel rate
More render output processors 32 vs 16 Twice as many render output processors
Front view of GeForce 8800S 512

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Slightly better PassMark direct compute score 1,398 vs 1,147 More than 20% better PassMark direct compute score
Slightly lower TDP 135W vs 151W More than 10% lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon HD 5850 vs GeForce 8800S 512

PassMark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performanceData courtesy Passmark

PassMark Direct Compute Measures performance of general-purpose computing using Microsoft DirectCompute

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