AMD Radeon HD 7500G vs NVIDIA GeForce GT 520MX
Comparison of Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX architecture, market type and release date.
Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX'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 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX'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
7.2 billion / sec
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX 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.
PCIe 2.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX: 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
14.4 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX.
Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
APIs supported by Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
HD 7500G 0.13
GT 520MX 0.13
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
HD 7500G 585
GT 520MX 597 +2.1%
3DMark Vantage Performance
HD 7500G 2405
GT 520MX 2620 +8.9%
HD 7500G 411 +1%
GT 520MX 407
Rendering quality tests
GFXBench render quality
GFXBench high precision render quality
Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
Let's see how good Radeon HD 7500G and GeForce GT 520MX are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 7500G
Somewhat newer (15 May 2012 vs 30 May 2011)
More pipelines (256 vs 48)
Finer manufacturing process technology (32 vs 40 nm)
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GT 520MX
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)
OpenCL (Open Computing Language - an API for GPU usage in arbitrary calculations, e.g. for physics simulation)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
So, HD 7500G or GT 520MX?
Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 7500G and NVIDIA GeForce GT 520MX. The differences in performance seem too small.
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