AMD Radeon HD 6480G vs NVIDIA GeForce 610M
Comparison of Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M'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)
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M 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.
PCI Express 2.0
PCIe 2.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M: 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
Memory clock speed
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Maximum VGA resolution
Up to 2048x1536
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
HD 6480G 1.27
GeForce 610M 1.28 +0.8%
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
HD 6480G 467
GeForce 610M 508 +8.8%
3DMark Vantage Performance
HD 6480G 1578
GeForce 610M 2210 +40.1%
HD 6480G 274
GeForce 610M 276 +0.7%
Rendering quality tests
GFXBench render quality
GFXBench high precision render quality
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon HD 6480G and GeForce 610M are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 6480G
More pipelines (240 vs 48)
Finer manufacturing process technology (32 vs 40 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce 610M
0.8% faster in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (1 December 2011 vs 15 June 2011)
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)
Optimus (lowers energy usage by automatically switching between integrated and discrete NVIDIA GPU. Similar to AMD Enduro)
So, HD 6480G or 610M?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 6480G and NVIDIA GeForce 610M. The differences in performance seem too small.
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