PowerVR SGX530 vs PowerVR SGX540 vs PowerVR SGX531

PowerVR SGX530

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The PowerVR SGX530 is an integrated graphics card that can be found in mostly ARM based SoCs for tablets and smartphones. It offers 2 pixel and 1 vertex shaders that are usually clocked at 200 MHz. The GPU supports OpenGL ES 2.0 and was announced in July of 2005.

PowerVR SGX540

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The PowerVR SGX540 is an integrated graphics card that can be found in mostly ARM based SoCs for tablets and smartphones. It offers 4 pixel and 2 vertex shaders that are usually clocked at 200 MHz. The GPU supports OpenGL ES 2.0 and was announced in November of 2007.

PowerVR SGX531

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The PowerVR SGX531 is an integrated graphics card that can be found in mostly ARM based SoCs for tablets and smartphones. It offers 2 pixel and 1 vertex shaders that are usually clocked at 200 MHz. The GPU supports OpenGL ES 2.0 and was announced in Oct. of 2006.

PowerVR SGX530PowerVR SGX540PowerVR SGX531
ManufacturerPowerVRPowerVRPowerVR
PowerVR SGX500 Series
SGX554MP4 32
SGX543MP4 16
SGX543MP3 12
SGX543MP2 8
SGX545 4/2 cores @ 533 MHz
SGX544MP2 8/4 cores @ 300 - 533 MHz
SGX544 4/2 cores @ 384 MHz
SGX540 4/2 cores @ 200 MHz
SGX535 2/2 cores @ 200 MHz
SGX531 2/1 cores
SGX530 2/1 cores
SGX554MP4 32
SGX543MP4 16
SGX543MP3 12
SGX543MP2 8
SGX545 4/2 cores @ 533 MHz
SGX544MP2 8/4 cores @ 300 - 533 MHz
SGX544 4/2 cores @ 384 MHz
SGX540 4/2 cores @ 200 MHz
SGX535 2/2 cores @ 200 MHz
SGX531 2/1 cores
SGX530 2/1 cores
SGX554MP4 32
SGX543MP4 16
SGX543MP3 12
SGX543MP2 8
SGX545 4/2 cores @ 533 MHz
SGX544MP2 8/4 cores @ 300 - 533 MHz
SGX544 4/2 cores @ 384 MHz
SGX540 4/2 cores @ 200 MHz
SGX535 2/2 cores @ 200 MHz
SGX531 2/1 cores
SGX530 2/1 cores
ArchitecturePowerVR SGX5PowerVR SGX5PowerVR SGX5
Cores2 / 1 4 / 2 2 / 1
Shared Memorynonono
Introduced01.06.2005 01.01.2008 01.10.2006
Core200 MHz
Technology45 nm

3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics Score 1280x720 offscreen
100%
1 SGX531 +
536 Points (0%)
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Graphics 1280x720
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 738     avg: 1390     median: 1390 (0%)     max: 2042 Points
40%
1 SGX531 +
min: 382     avg: 539     median: 562 (0%)     max: 672 Points
GLBenchmark 2.5 - Egypt HD Offscreen Fixed Time 1920x1080
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 6.4     avg: 6.9     median: 6.8 (1%)     max: 7.6 fps
28%
1 SGX531 +
min: 1.8     avg: 2.1     median: 1.9 (0%)     max: 2.6 fps
GLBenchmark 2.5 - Egypt HD Fixed Time
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 9.4     avg: 10.2     median: 10.2 (17%)     max: 11 fps
28%
1 SGX531 +
min: 2.5     avg: 5.6     median: 2.9 (5%)     max: 19.27 fps
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + PowerVR SGX540
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + PowerVR SGX531
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX540
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX531
AnTuTu 3DRating - Off-screen 1024x2048
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 846     avg: 1260     median: 1462 (51%)     max: 1471 Points
51%
1 SGX531 +
min: 544     avg: 746     median: 746.5 (26%)     max: 909 Points
AnTuTu 3DRating
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 1311     avg: 2324     median: 2477 (22%)     max: 3183 Points
62%
1 SGX531 +
min: 1262     avg: 1613     median: 1527 (13%)     max: 2074 Points
AnTuTu v3 - GPU
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 2951     avg: 3291     median: 3291 (34%)     max: 3631
52%
1 SGX531 +
min: 707     avg: 1630     median: 1708 (18%)     max: 2131
Basemark ES 2.0 - Taiji Free
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 7.69     avg: 12     median: 12.4 (20%)     max: 17.06 fps
63%
1 SGX531 +
min: 4.88     avg: 7.5     median: 7.8 (13%)     max: 9.22 fps
NenaMark2
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 20.4     avg: 32.6     median: 34.8 (52%)     max: 45.1 fps
68%
1 SGX531 +
min: 17     avg: 22.4     median: 23.6 (35%)     max: 25.1 fps
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 2D Graphics Tests
100%
1 SGX540 +
2581 Points (8%)
85%
1 SGX531 +
min: 2079     avg: 2217     median: 2183 (7%)     max: 2424 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 3D Graphics Tests
100%
1 SGX540 +
612 Points (2%)
80%
1 SGX531 +
min: 373     avg: 464     median: 487.5 (2%)     max: 506 Points
Smartbench 2012 - Gaming Index
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 1406     avg: 1949     median: 1799 (39%)     max: 2966 points
91%
1 SGX531 +
min: 1289     avg: 1572     median: 1630 (35%)     max: 1905 points

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