NVIDIA GeForce 9700M GT vs Intel UHD Graphics 600
Comparison of GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600 architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Texture fill rate
10 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600 compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
PCIe 3.0 x1
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600: 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.
DDR4 / LPDDR4
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
64 / 128 Bit
Memory clock speed
25.6 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 10, Shader 4.0
DirectX 12 (FL 12_1)
Let's see how good GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 9700M GT
66.7% faster (about 1.5 times) in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (128 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (32 vs 12)
PureVideo HD Technologie (VP3)
Hybrid SLI mit HybridPower (with nVidia 9100 chipset)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
Advantages of Intel UHD Graphics 600
Much newer (11 December 2017 vs 3 June 2008)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 65 nm)
Less power hungry (5 vs 45 watts)
Quick Sync (hardware acceleration of video encoding and decoding for Intel CPUs. Speeds up video encoding by times, but at the cost of somewhat lower quality)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
So, 9700M GT or UHD Graphics 600?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce 9700M GT.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce 9700M GT and UHD Graphics 600, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.