ATI Radeon HD 5730 vs NVIDIA GeForce GT 540M

Graphics Processor

GPU model Redwood GF108
GPU variant Redwood XT (215-0757002) N12P-GS-A1
Architecture TeraScale 2 Fermi
Foundry TSMC TSMC
Manufacturing process 40 nm 40 nm
Number of transistors 627 million 585 million
Die size 104 mm² 116 mm²

Graphics Card

Release date Feb 26th, 2011
Generation Evergreen
Production End-of-life
Interface PCIe 2.0 x16
Predecessor Radeon R700
Successor Northern Islands

Clocks

GPU clock 775 MHz 672 MHz
Memory clock 1000 MHz 4 Gbps effective 900 MHz 1800 Mbps effective
Shader clock 1344 MHz

Memory Configuration

Memory size 1024 MB 1024 MB
Memory type GDDR5 DDR3
Memory bus width 128 bit 128 bit
Bandwidth 64.00 GB/s 28.80 GB/s

Render Configuration

Shading units 400 96
TMUs 20 16
ROPs 8 4
Compute units 5
Cache L1 8 KB (per CU) 64 KB (per SM)
Cache L2 256 KB 256 KB
SM count 2

Performance

Pixel rate 6.200 GPixel/s 2.688 GPixel/s
Texture rate 15.50 GTexel/s 10.75 GTexel/s
FP32 (float) performance 620.0 GFLOPS 258.0 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance 21.50 GFLOPS (1:12)

Dimensions & Outputs

Slot width Single-slot MXM Module
Length 168 mm 6.6 inches
TDP 64 W 35 W
Suggested PSU 250 W
Outputs 1x DVI1x HDMI1x VGA No outputs

API Support & Features

DirectX 11.2 (11_0) 12 (11_0)
OpenGL 4.4 4.6
OpenCL 1.2 1.1
Vulkan
Shader model 5.0 5.1
CUDA 2.1

Other Features

Mobile graphics

Release date Jan 5th, 2011
Generation GeForce 500M
Production End-of-life
Interface MXM-A (3.0)
Predecessor GeForce 400M
Successor GeForce 600M

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