ATI FireGL V8600 vs ATI Radeon 9600 XT

Graphics Processor

GPU model R600 RV360
GPU variant R600 V8600 RV360 XT (215R9JCGA13F)
Architecture TeraScale Rage 9
Foundry TSMC TSMC
Manufacturing process 80 nm 130 nm
Number of transistors 720 million 60 million
Die size 420 mm² 76 mm²

Graphics Card

Release date May 14th, 2007 Oct 1st, 2003
Generation FireGL Radeon R300
Production End-of-life End-of-life
Launch price 1,899 USD
Interface PCIe 1.0 x16 AGP 8x
Reviews 5 in our database 14 in our database
Predecessor Radeon R200
Successor Radeon R400 AGP

Clocks

GPU clock 688 MHz 500 MHz
Memory clock 868 MHz 1736 Mbps effective 300 MHz 600 Mbps effective

Memory Configuration

Memory size 1024 MB 128 MB
Memory type GDDR4 DDR
Memory bus width 512 bit 128 bit
Bandwidth 111.1 GB/s 9.600 GB/s

Render Configuration

Shading units 320
TMUs 16 4
ROPs 16 4
Compute units 4
Cache L2 256 KB
Pixel shaders 4
Vertex shaders 2

Performance

Pixel rate 11.01 GPixel/s 2.000 GPixel/s
Texture rate 11.01 GTexel/s 2.000 GTexel/s
FP32 (float) performance 440.3 GFLOPS
Vertex rate 250.0 MVertices/s

Dimensions & Outputs

Slot width Dual-slot Single-slot
Length 254 mm 10 inches
Width 111 mm 4.4 inches
TDP 159 W 22 W
Suggested PSU 450 W 200 W
Outputs 1x DVI1x DisplayPort1x S-Video 1x DVI1x VGA1x S-Video
Power connectors 1x 6-pin + 1x 8-pin None
Board number B313 A034

API Support & Features

DirectX 10.0 (10_0) 9.0 (9_0)
OpenGL 3.3 (full) 4.0 (partial) 2.0
OpenCL
Vulkan
Shader model 4.0
Pixel shader 2.0
Vertex shader 2.0

Other Features

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