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 R7 A260

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon R7 A260

Report a correction
Higher clock speed 900 MHz vs 650 MHz Around 40% higher clock speed
Higher effective memory clock speed 3,600 MHz vs 1,800 MHz 2x higher effective memory clock speed
More shading units 384 vs 64 320 more shading units
Front view of GeForce GT 9600

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 9600

Report a correction
More render output processors 16 vs 8 Twice as many render output processors

Features Key features of the Radeon R7 A260  vs GeForce GT 9600 

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

Radeon R7 A260
57.6 GB/s
GeForce GT 9600
57.6 GB/s

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

Radeon R7 A260
7.2 GPixel/s
GeForce GT 9600
10.4 GPixel/s

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

Radeon R7 A260
21.6 GTexel/s
GeForce GT 9600
20.8 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon R7 A260
691.2 GFLOPS
GeForce GT 9600

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 R7 A260  vs
GeForce GT 9600 
GPU brand AMD Nvidia
GPU name Topaz G94
Clock speed 900 MHz 650 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

raw performance

Shading units 384 64
Texture mapping units 24 32
Render output processors 8 16
Pixel rate 7.2 GPixel/s 10.4 GPixel/s
Texture rate 21.6 GTexel/s 20.8 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 691.2 GFLOPS 208 GFLOPS


Radeon R7 A260  vs
GeForce GT 9600 
Memory clock speed 900 MHz 900 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 3,600 MHz 1,800 MHz
Memory bus 128 bit 256 bit
Memory 1,024 MB 512 MB
Memory type GDDR5 DDR3
Memory bandwidth 57.6 GB/s 57.6 GB/s


comments powered by Disqus