Radeon higher specs weaker than nvidia? Tags: Graphics Cards Core Nvidia Radeon Graphics Product Last response: September 21, 2009 5:35 PM in Graphics & Displays Share comfuser September 21, 2009 4:29:58 PM this has baffled me for quite sometime and i cant find an answer so here it goes why does ati/amd's card have higher specs like the core config core speed etc but it is kinda weaker than nvidia? thanks in advance More about : radeon higher specs weaker nvidia jennyh a b U Graphics card September 21, 2009 4:31:58 PM The Radeon's have 1 billion transitors, the Nvidia's have 1.5 billion. With 50% more die size, Nvidia generally have 5% performance lead. jyjjy a c 376 U Graphics card a b Î Nvidia September 21, 2009 5:27:19 PM They use an entirely different architecture. Clock speeds should only be compared on cards using the same chip. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer OvrClkr a b U Graphics card September 21, 2009 5:35:39 PM Make it simple, compare both cards in the same price range, and just like they^ said.... both arch's are VERY diferent.... 4850 = GTS 250 4870 = GTX 260 4890 = GTX 275 4870x2 slighty weaker that the GTX 295 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumMy fps on stronger machine lower than on weaker ..read ForumWhy is my vcore voltage higher than spec ? ForumHigher End Video Card vs Older Processor.. A waste ? ForumSpecs for gaming ForumAre 2 weaker GPU's not as good as 1 powerful GPU?? ForumRadeon or NVIDIA ? Forum7950 is faster than an OCed 680 ForumMy Desktop Faster than my Laptop(Laptop Slowness Problem) ForumIs 7750 better than 9800gt ForumRadeon 7770 vs Radeon 6850 vs Nvidia GTX 650 ti vs. ForumCheap sli or single higher end gpu ForumPlaystation 4 to have better hardware than today's top-end PC's? ForumNeed help deciding between a Radeon HD 7870 or 7950 ForumATI Radeon 5770 enough for this specs ? ForumNvidia GTX 660 or ATI 7850!! ForumAsus gtx560ti directcuII-broken ForumRadeon 4890 and power supply connector question ForumNvidia geforce 9200m gs driver ForumAGP x8- Radeon HD4670 vs Radeon 9550? ForumIs nvidia geforce GT 220 good for gaming? More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !