NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce FX 5200

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce FX 5200 sales 6 March 2003 at a recommended price of $69.99. This is Celsius architecture desktop card based on 150 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 128 MB of DDR memory clocked at 0.4 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 6.4 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 1-slot card attached via AGP 8x interface.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 0.04 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of GeForce FX 5200's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
0.18
 
Architecture
Celsius
 
Code name
NV18 C1
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
6 March 2003
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$69.99
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
$70
 
of 10560 (Quadro GV100)

Technical specs

GeForce FX 5200's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce FX 5200's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
250 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
29 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
150 nm
 
of 7
Texture fill rate
1 GTexel / s
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce FX 5200's 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
AGP 8x
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce FX 5200: 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
DDR
 
Maximum RAM amount
128 MB
 
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
400 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
6.4 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce FX 5200.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x VGA, 1x S-Video
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce FX 5200, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
8.0
 
OpenGL
1.3
 
of 4.6

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce FX 5200. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

0.04

Passmark

7

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce FX 5200 is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce FX 5200 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce FX 5200 from AMD is Radeon IGP 350M, which is slower by 25% and lower by 2 positions in our rating.

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