NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GS vs GT 630 OEM

NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GS
NVIDIA GeForce GT 630 OEM

General info

Comparison of GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Tesla
 
Kepler
Code name
G92
 
GK107
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
31 January 2008
 
24 April 2012

Technical specs

GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
96
 
192
Core clock speed
550 MHz
 
875 MHz
Transistor count
754 million
 
1,270 million
Manufacturing process technology
65 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
105 Watt
 
50 Watt
Texture fill rate
26.4 GTexel / s
 
14 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
264 gflops
 
336.0 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM 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).
Interface
PCIe 1.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
229 mm
 
145 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM: 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.
Memory type
GDDR3
 
DDR3
Maximum RAM amount
384 MB
 
1 GB
Memory bus width
192 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
1600 MHz
 
1782 MHz
Memory bandwidth
38.4 GB / s
 
28.51 GB / s

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM.
Display Connectors
2x DVI, 1x S-Video
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA

API support

APIs supported by GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11.1 (10_0)
 
12.0 (11_0)
OpenGL
3.3
 
4.6

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
n/d
 
18 Mh/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good GeForce 8800 GS and GeForce GT 630 OEM are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GS

Wider memory bus (192 vs 128 bit)
Higher memory bandwidth (38.4 vs 28.51 GB/s)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 630 OEM

Much newer (24 April 2012 vs 31 January 2008)
More pipelines (192 vs 96)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 65 nm)
Less power hungry (50 vs 105 watts)

So, 8800 GS or GT 630 OEM?

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