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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of Radeon HD 6950M

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon HD 6950M

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Better 3DMark 11 graphics score 13,719 vs 5,240 More than 2.5x better 3DMark 11 graphics score
Significantly lower TDP 50W vs 200W 4x lower TDP
Front view of Radeon HD 6950

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Sapphire Radeon HD 6950

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Much better 3DMark06 score 19,760 vs 2,452 More than 8x better 3DMark06 score
Higher clock speed 880 MHz vs 580 MHz More than 50% higher clock speed
Better 3DMark vantage graphics score 20,890 vs 9,694 Around 2.2x better 3DMark vantage graphics score
Higher effective memory clock speed 5,200 MHz vs 3,600 MHz Around 45% higher effective memory clock speed
Higher memory bandwidth 166.4 GB/s vs 115.2 GB/s Around 45% higher memory bandwidth
Better floating-point performance 2,478 GFLOPS vs 1,113.6 GFLOPS Around 2.2x better floating-point performance
Higher texture rate 77.44 GTexel/s vs 27.84 GTexel/s More than 2.8x higher texture rate
Slightly more memory 2,048 MB vs 1,024 MB 2x more memory
Higher pixel rate 28.16 GPixel/s vs 18.56 GPixel/s More than 50% higher pixel rate
More texture mapping units 88 vs 48 40 more texture mapping units
Higher memory clock speed 1,300 MHz vs 900 MHz Around 45% higher memory clock speed
More shading units 1,408 vs 960 448 more shading units
More compute units 22 vs 12 10 more compute units

Benchmarks Real world tests of Radeon HD 6950M vs 6950

3DMark 11 Graphics Industry standard benchmark that tests DirectX 11 GPU performance

3DMark Vantage Graphics Industry standard benchmark that tests DirectX 10 GPU performance

3DMark06 Industry standard benchmark that tests DirectX 9 GPU performance


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