AMD Radeon HD 8310G vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 LP

AMD Radeon HD 8310G
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 LP

General info

Comparison of Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
not rated
 
not rated
Architecture
n/d
 
Maxwell 2.0
Code name
Trinity
 
GM206
Type
Laptop
 
Desktop
Release date
23 May 2013
 
1 March 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
n/d
 
$159

Technical specs

Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP'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 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
128
 
768
Core clock speed
424 MHz
 
1024 MHz
Boost Clock
554 MHz
 
1188 MHz
Transistor count
n/d
 
2,940 million
Manufacturing process technology
32 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
n/d
 
75 Watt
Texture fill rate
n/d
 
57.02 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
n/d
 
1,825 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP 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.
Interface
n/d
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
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202 mm
Supplementary power connectors
n/d
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP: 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
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GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
n/d
 
2 GB
Memory bus width
n/d
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
n/d
 
6612 MHz
Memory bandwidth
n/d
 
105.8 GB / s
Shared memory
+
 
n/d

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP.
Display Connectors
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1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
CUDA
-
 
5.2

API support

APIs supported by Radeon HD 8310G and GeForce GTX 950 LP, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 
n/d

Advantages of AMD Radeon HD 8310G

We are unaware of any advantages of AMD Radeon HD 8310G over NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 LP.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 LP

Much newer (1 March 2016 vs 23 May 2013)
More pipelines (768 vs 128)
Finer manufacturing process technology (28 vs 32 nm)

So, HD 8310G or GTX 950 LP?

Technical City couldn't decide between AMD Radeon HD 8310G and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 LP. We've got no test results to judge.
Be aware that Radeon HD 8310G is a notebook card while GeForce GTX 950 LP is a desktop one.
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