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 RX 580

Reasons to consider the
AMD Radeon RX 580

Report a correction
Much higher clock speed 1,257 MHz vs 400 MHz Around 3.2x higher clock speed
Much better floating-point performance 6,175 GFLOPS vs 12.8 GFLOPS Around 482.5x better floating-point performance
Much higher texture rate 193 GTexel/s vs 1.6 GTexel/s Around 120.8x higher texture rate
Significantly higher pixel rate 42.88 GPixel/s vs 1.6 GPixel/s More than 26.8x higher pixel rate
Many more shading units 2,304 vs 8 2296 more shading units
Many more texture mapping units 144 vs 4 140 more texture mapping units
Significantly more render output processors 32 vs 4 28 more render output processors
Front view of GeForce 8200M G mGPU

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce 8200M G mGPU

Report a correction
Much lower TDP 12W vs 185W 15.4x lower TDP

Features Key features of the Radeon RX 580  vs GeForce 8200M G mGPU 

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

Radeon RX 580
42.88 GPixel/s
GeForce 8200M G mGPU
1.6 GPixel/s

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

Radeon RX 580
193 GTexel/s
GeForce 8200M G mGPU
1.6 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

Radeon RX 580
6,175 GFLOPS
GeForce 8200M G mGPU

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

render output processors GPU commponents responsible for transform pixels as they flow between memory buffers

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Radeon RX 580  vs
GeForce 8200M G mGPU 
GPU brand AMD Nvidia
GPU name Polaris 20 MCP77MV
Clock speed 1,257 MHz 400 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

noise and power

TDP 185W 12W

raw performance

Radeon RX 580  vs
GeForce 8200M G mGPU 
Shading units 2,304 8
Texture mapping units 144 4
Render output processors 32 4
Pixel rate 42.88 GPixel/s 1.6 GPixel/s
Texture rate 193 GTexel/s 1.6 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 6,175 GFLOPS 12.8 GFLOPS


comments powered by Disqus