To get the index we compare the characteristics of video cards and their relative prices.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile vs ATI Radeon 9500
- Core clock speed 1556
- Max video memory 2x 8192 MB
- Memory type GDDR5
- Memory clock speed 10000
- Maximum resolution
- Interface AGP 8x
- Core clock speed 275 MHz
- Max video memory 64 MB
- Memory type DDR
- Memory clock speed 540 MHz
- Maximum resolution
Comparison of graphics card architecture, market segment, value for money and other general parameters.
|Place in performance rating||18||not rated|
|Value for money||74.40||no data|
|GPU code name||Pascal GP104 SLI||R300|
|Release date||16 August 2016 (5 years ago)||1 March 2003 (18 years ago)|
General performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core base clock and boost clock speeds, 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. Note that power consumption of some graphics cards can well exceed their nominal TDP, especially when overclocked.
|Pipelines / CUDA cores||5120||no data|
|Core clock speed||1556 MHz||275 MHz|
|Boost clock speed||1733 MHz||no data|
|Number of transistors||14400 Million||110 million|
|Manufacturing process technology||16 nm||150 nm|
|Thermal design power (TDP)||no data||12 Watt|
|Texture fill rate||no data||1.100|
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile and Radeon 9500 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). 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.
|Laptop size||large||no data|
|Interface||no data||AGP 8x|
|Supplementary power connectors||no data||None|
|SLI options||+||no data|
Parameters of memory installed: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated VRAM and use a shared part of system RAM.
|Maximum RAM amount||2x 8 GB||64 MB|
|Memory bus width||256 Bit||256 Bit|
|Memory clock speed||10000 MHz||540 MHz|
|Memory bandwidth||no data||17.28 GB/s|
|Shared memory||-||no data|
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on the reviewed GPUs. As a rule, data in this section is precise only for desktop reference ones (so-called Founders Edition for NVIDIA chips). OEM manufacturers may change the number and type of output ports, while for notebook cards availability of certain video outputs ports depends on the laptop model rather than on the card itself.
|Display Connectors||no data||1x DVI, 1x VGA, 1x S-Video|
|G-SYNC support||+||no data|
Supported technological solutions. This information will prove useful if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
|VR Ready||+||no data|
APIs supported, including particular versions of those APIs.
|DirectX||DirectX 12_1||9.0 (9_0)|
Advantages and disadvantages
|Novelty||16 August 2016||1 March 2003|
Technical City couldn't decide between
We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile is a notebook card while Radeon 9500 is a desktop one.
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Competitors of GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile by AMD
We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile from AMD is Radeon RX 6700M, which is slower by 39% and lower by 86 positions in our rating.
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