PowerVR SGX543MP2 vs PowerVR SGX540 vs PowerVR SGX543MP3

PowerVR SGX543MP2

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The PowerVR SGX543MP2 (series 5XT) is an integrated graphics card for ARM based SoCs. It is e.g. used in the Apple A5 (iPhone 4s and iPad 2) and offers 8 unified shader cores that support OpenGL ES 2.0.

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 SGX543MP3

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The PowerVR SGX543MP3 (series 5XT) is an integrated graphics card for ARM based SoCs. It is e.g. used in the Apple A6 (iPhone 5 and 5c) and offers 12 unified shader cores that support OpenGL ES 2.0.

PowerVR SGX543MP2PowerVR SGX540PowerVR SGX543MP3
ManufacturerPowerVRPowerVRPowerVR
PowerVR SGX500 Series
SGX554MP4 32
SGX543MP4 16
SGX543MP3 12
SGX543MP2 8
SGX545 4/2 cores @ 0.53 GHz
SGX544MP2 8/4 cores @ 0.3 - 0.53 GHz
SGX544 4/2 cores @ 0.38 GHz
SGX540 4/2 cores @ 0.2 GHz
SGX535 2/2 cores @ 0.2 GHz
SGX531 2/1 cores
SGX530 2/1 cores
SGX554MP4 32
SGX543MP4 16
SGX543MP3 12
SGX543MP2 8
SGX545 4/2 cores @ 0.53 GHz
SGX544MP2 8/4 cores @ 0.3 - 0.53 GHz
SGX544 4/2 cores @ 0.38 GHz
SGX540 4/2 cores @ 0.2 GHz
SGX535 2/2 cores @ 0.2 GHz
SGX531 2/1 cores
SGX530 2/1 cores
SGX554MP4 32
SGX543MP4 16
SGX543MP3 12
SGX543MP2 8
SGX545 4/2 cores @ 0.53 GHz
SGX544MP2 8/4 cores @ 0.3 - 0.53 GHz
SGX544 4/2 cores @ 0.38 GHz
SGX540 4/2 cores @ 0.2 GHz
SGX535 2/2 cores @ 0.2 GHz
SGX531 2/1 cores
SGX530 2/1 cores
ArchitecturePowerVR SGX5PowerVR SGX5PowerVR SGX5
Pipelines8 - unified4 / 2 Pixel- / Vertexshader12 - unified
Shared Memorynonono
DirectXDirectX 10.1, Shader 4.1DirectX 10.1, Shader 4.1
technology40 nm45 nm40 nm
FeaturesOpenGL ES 2.0OpenGL ES 2.0
Date of Announcement16.03.2009 01.01.2008 16.03.2009
Core Speed200 MHz
CPU in SGX540GPU Base SpeedGPU Boost / Turbo
Intel Atom Z24801 x 2000 MHz400 MHz? MHz
Intel Atom Z24601 x 1300 MHz, 4? W400 MHz? MHz
Rockchip RK31682 x 1200 MHz400 MHz? MHz
Intel Atom Z24201 x 1200 MHz400 MHz? MHz
min. - max.400 MHz? MHz

Benchmarks

3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Extreme Graphics
2824 Points (0%)
3DMark - 3DMark Ice Storm Graphics
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 738     avg: 1390     median: 1390 (0%)     max: 2042 Points
5583 Points (1%)
GLBenchmark 2.5 - GLBench 2.5 Egypt HD Offscreen
min: 9.1     avg: 10.6     median: 10.6 (2%)     max: 12 fps
min: 6.4     avg: 6.9     median: 6.8 (1%)     max: 7.6 fps
22 fps (4%)
GLBenchmark 2.5 - GLBench 2.5 Egypt HD
min: 16     avg: 18.5     median: 18.5 (31%)     max: 21 fps
min: 9.4     avg: 10.2     median: 10.2 (17%)     max: 11 fps
34 fps (57%)
GFXBench (DX / GLBenchmark) 2.7
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX540
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Offscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX543MP3
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX540
GLBench 2.7 T-Rex HD Onscreen C24Z16 + PowerVR SGX543MP3
AnTuTu 3DRating - Antutu 3DRating Off-screen
1174 Points (41%)
min: 846     avg: 1260     median: 1462 (51%)     max: 1471 Points
1373 Points (48%)
AnTuTu 3DRating - Antutu 3DRating Score
5819 Points (51%)
min: 1311     avg: 2324     median: 2477 (22%)     max: 3183 Points
11353 Points (100%)
AnTuTu v3 - AnTuTu v3 GPU
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 2951     avg: 3291     median: 3291 (34%)     max: 3631 Points
Basemark ES 2.0 - Basemark ES 2.0
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 7.69     avg: 12     median: 12.4 (20%)     max: 17.06 fps
Basemark X 1.0 - Basemark X 1.0 Off-Screen
min: 7.562     avg: 7.6     median: 7.6 (36%)     max: 7.575 fps
NenaMark2 - NenaMark2 Score
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 20.4     avg: 32.6     median: 34.8 (52%)     max: 45.1 fps
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 2D Graphics Tests
100%
1 SGX540 +
2581 Points (5%)
1162 Points (2%)
PassMark PerformanceTest Mobile V1 - PerformanceTest Mobile 3D Graphics Tests
100%
1 SGX540 +
612 Points (2%)
1759 Points (6%)
Smartbench 2012 - Smartbench 2012 Gaming Index
100%
1 SGX540 +
min: 1406     avg: 1949     median: 1799 (39%)     max: 2966

Average Benchmarks PowerVR SGX543MP2 → 100% n=4

Average Benchmarks PowerVR SGX540 → 72% n=4

Average Benchmarks PowerVR SGX543MP3 → 176% n=4

- Range of benchmark values for this graphics card
- Average benchmark values for this graphics card
* Smaller numbers mean a higher performance
1 This benchmark is not used for the average calculation

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