NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670MX SLI vs 480M
Comparison of GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M'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
18.7 billion / sec
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M 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.
Supplementary power connectors
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M: 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
2x 192 Bit
Memory clock speed
76.8 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M.
Maximum VGA resolution
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 11, Shader 5.1
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 670MX SLI 12.10 +263.4%
GTX 480M 3.33
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 670MX SLI 7042 +222.3%
GTX 480M 2185
3DMark Vantage Performance
GTX 670MX SLI 23526 +165.2%
GTX 480M 8872
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670MX SLI
263.4% faster (about 3.5 times) in synthetic tests
Much newer (1 October 2012 vs 25 May 2010)
More pipelines (1920 vs 352)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 40 nm)
Optimus (lowers energy usage by automatically switching between integrated and discrete NVIDIA GPU. Similar to AMD Enduro)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480M
Wider memory bus (256 vs 192 bit)
Less power hungry (100 vs 150 watts)
So, GTX 670MX SLI or 480M?
Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670MX SLI.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 670MX SLI and GeForce GTX 480M, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.