PowerVR SGX530 vs PowerVR SGX540 vs PowerVR SGX544

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 SGX544

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The PowerVR SGX544 is a integrated graphics card for tablets and smartphones (often in ARM based SoCs). It usually clocks at 384 MHz and offers 4 dedicated pixel- and 2 vertex shader (MP1 version). The card supports DirectX 9_3 and OpenGL ES 2.0 and is used in Android based tablets and smartphones. There are also versions with more clusters. See e.g. the PowerVR SGX544MP2 with two clusters.

PowerVR SGX530PowerVR SGX540PowerVR SGX544
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 4 / 2
Shared Memorynonono
Introduced01.06.2005 01.01.2008 01.01.2010
Core200 MHz384 MHz
Technology45 nm45 nm
DirectXDirectX 9_3/10.1, 4.1

3DMark - Ice Storm Unlimited Graphics Score 1280x720 offscreen
100%
1 SGX544 +
min: 1834     avg: 2269     median: 2136 (0%)     max: 2640 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Extreme Graphics 1920x1080
100%
1 SGX544 +
min: 1067     avg: 1283     median: 1271.5 (0%)     max: 1559 Points
3DMark - Ice Storm Standard Graphics 1280x720
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 738     avg: 1390     median: 1390 (0%)     max: 2042 Points
195%
1 SGX544 +
min: 2333     avg: 2697     median: 2713.5 (0%)     max: 3318 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
147%
1 SGX544 +
min: 4.8     avg: 9.8     median: 10 (2%)     max: 13 fps
GLBenchmark 2.5 - Egypt HD Fixed Time
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 9.4     avg: 10.2     median: 10.2 (17%)     max: 11 fps
127%
1 SGX544 +
min: 2.7     avg: 12.8     median: 13 (22%)     max: 17 fps
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + PowerVR SGX540
T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 1920x1080 + PowerVR SGX544
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX540
T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX544
GFXBench 3.0 - Manhattan Offscreen OGL off screen
0 fps (0%)
GFXBench 3.0 - Manhattan Onscreen OGL on screen
0 fps (0%)
AnTuTu 3DRating - Off-screen 1024x2048
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 846     avg: 1260     median: 1462 (51%)     max: 1471 Points
139%
1 SGX544 +
min: 1912     avg: 2075     median: 2030 (70%)     max: 2361 Points
AnTuTu 3DRating
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 1311     avg: 2324     median: 2477 (22%)     max: 3183 Points
132%
1 SGX544 +
min: 2479     avg: 3389     median: 3273 (29%)     max: 4025 Points
AnTuTu 3DRating - 3DRating V4.0 for OpenGL ES 2.0 1024x2048
100%
1 SGX544 +
min: 2195     avg: 2524     median: 2463 (18%)     max: 2914 Points
AnTuTu v3 - GPU
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 2951     avg: 3291     median: 3291 (34%)     max: 3631
119%
1 SGX544 +
min: 2624     avg: 3810     median: 3919 (41%)     max: 4460
Basemark ES 2.0 - Taiji Free
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 7.69     avg: 12     median: 12.4 (20%)     max: 17.06 fps
138%
1 SGX544 +
min: 7.45     avg: 16.2     median: 17.1 (28%)     max: 23 fps
Basemark X 1.0 - Off-Screen
100%
1 SGX544 +
min: 0.948     avg: 2.3     median: 2.3 (11%)     max: 2.797 fps
Basemark X 1.1 - High Quality
100%
1 SGX544 +
min: 1609     avg: 1661     median: 1661 (4%)     max: 1713 fps
Basemark X 1.1 - Medium Quality
100%
1 SGX544 +
min: 4259     avg: 4574     median: 4574 (10%)     max: 4889 fps
NenaMark2
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 20.4     avg: 32.6     median: 34.8 (52%)     max: 45.1 fps
140%
1 SGX544 +
min: 28.7     avg: 48     median: 48.7 (72%)     max: 58.1 fps
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 2D Graphics Tests
100%
1 SGX540 +
2581 Points (8%)
90%
1 SGX544 +
min: 1911     avg: 2283     median: 2317 (7%)     max: 2510 Points
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - 3D Graphics Tests
100%
1 SGX540 +
612 Points (2%)
122%
1 SGX544 +
min: 646     avg: 735     median: 749 (3%)     max: 848 Points
Smartbench 2012 - Gaming Index
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 1406     avg: 1949     median: 1799 (39%)     max: 2966 points
117%
1 SGX544 +
min: 1225     avg: 2198     median: 2111 (46%)     max: 2900 points

Average Benchmarks PowerVR SGX540 → NAN% n=

Average Benchmarks PowerVR SGX544 → NAN% n=

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* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
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Redaktion, 2017-09- 8 (Update: 2017-09-11)