NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 OEM videocard review

GeForce GTX 950 OEM videocard released by NVIDIA; release date: 1 January 2016. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on Maxwell 2.0 microarchitecture codenamed GM206.

Core clock speed - 924 MHz. Boost clock speed - 950 MHz. Texture fill rate - 60.8 GTexel / s. Pipelines - 1024. Floating-point performance - 1,946 gflops. Manufacturing process technology - 28 nm. Transistors count - 2,940 million.

Memory type: GDDR5. Maximum RAM amount - 2 GB. Memory bus width - 128 Bit. Memory clock speed - 5012 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 80.19 GB / s.

Benchmarks

CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
562.775 mPixels/s
56.869 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
5428.233 Frames/s
917.535 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
T-Rex
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
41.556 Frames/s
3.351 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
250.896 Frames/s
37.323 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Bitcoin Mining
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
1964.377 mHash/s
86.304 mHash/s
Name Value
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 56.869 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 917.535 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - T-Rex 3.351 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 37.323 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Bitcoin Mining 86.304 mHash/s

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture Maxwell 2.0
Code name GM206
Launch date 1 January 2016
Place in performance rating 754
Type Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 950 MHz
Core clock speed 924 MHz
Floating-point performance 1,946 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm
Pipelines 1024
Texture fill rate 60.8 GTexel / s
Transistor count 2,940 million

Video outputs and ports

Display Connectors No outputs

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Interface PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors None

API support

DirectX 12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL 4.6

Memory

Maximum RAM amount 2 GB
Memory bandwidth 80.19 GB / s
Memory bus width 128 Bit
Memory clock speed 5012 MHz
Memory type GDDR5