ATI FireGL V7700 vs NVIDIA GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M
Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, release date and other general parameters.
General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider their benchmark and gaming test results.
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on FireGL V7700 and GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on FireGL V7700 and GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
APIs supported by FireGL V7700 and GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M, sometimes including their particular versions.
Advantages of ATI FireGL V7700
Much newer (19 November 2007 vs 1 February 2006)
Cheaper ($26.00 USD vs $138.00 USD)
Finer manufacturing process technology (55 vs 90 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M
We are unaware of any advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M over ATI FireGL V7700.
So, FireGL V7700 or 7000M + nForce 610M?
Technical City couldn't decide between ATI FireGL V7700 and NVIDIA GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that FireGL V7700 is a workstation card while GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M is a desktop one.
Should you still have questions on choice between FireGL V7700 and GeForce 7000M + nForce 610M, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.