AMD Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire vs NVIDIA GeForce Go 6150

AMD Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire
NVIDIA GeForce Go 6150

General info

Comparison of Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire and GeForce Go 6150 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Terascale 2
 
n/d
Code name
Blackcomb XTX
 
C51MV
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
12 July 2011
 
1 February 2006

Technical specs

Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire and GeForce Go 6150'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 6990M Crossfire and GeForce Go 6150's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2240
 
2
Core clock speed
715 MHz
 
1 MHz
Boost Clock
n/d
 
425 MHz
Transistor count
2x1700 Million
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
110 nm

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire and GeForce Go 6150 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.
Laptop size
large
 
n/d

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire and GeForce Go 6150: 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
GDDR5
 
n/d
Maximum RAM amount
2x2 GB
 
n/d
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
n/d
Memory clock speed
900 MHz
 
n/d
Shared memory
-
 
yesTurbocache

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire and GeForce Go 6150, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11
 
shared Memory

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire and GeForce Go 6150 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire

Much newer (12 July 2011 vs 1 February 2006)
More pipelines (2240 vs 2)
Finer manufacturing process technology (40 vs 110 nm)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce Go 6150

PureVideo
HD TV encoder
Windows Vista Premium

So, HD 6990M Crossfire or Go 6150?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 6990M Crossfire and NVIDIA GeForce Go 6150. We've got no test results to judge.
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