NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 OEM videocard review

GeForce GTX 960 OEM videocard released by NVIDIA; release date: 26 November 2015. The videocard is designed for desktop-computers and based on Maxwell 2.0 microarchitecture codenamed GM206.

Core clock speed - 1176 MHz. Boost clock speed - 1201 MHz. Texture fill rate - 76.86 GTexel / s. Pipelines - 1024. Floating-point performance - 2,460 gflops. Manufacturing process technology - 28 nm. Transistors count - 2,940 million.

Memory type: GDDR5. Maximum RAM amount - 4 GB. Memory bus width - 128 Bit. Memory clock speed - 7012 MHz. Memory bandwidth - 112.2 GB / s.

Benchmarks

CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Face Detection
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
562.775 mPixels/s
76.687 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Ocean Surface Simulation
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
5428.233 Frames/s
890.785 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop
Video Composition
Top 1 GPU
This GPU
250.896 Frames/s
28.659 Frames/s
Name Value
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Face Detection 76.687 mPixels/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Ocean Surface Simulation 890.785 Frames/s
CompuBench 1.5 Desktop - Video Composition 28.659 Frames/s

Specifications (specs)

Essentials

Architecture Maxwell 2.0
Code name GM206
Launch date 26 November 2015
Place in performance rating 521
Type Desktop

Technical info

Boost clock speed 1201 MHz
Core clock speed 1176 MHz
Floating-point performance 2,460 gflops
Manufacturing process technology 28 nm
Pipelines 1024
Texture fill rate 76.86 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 4 GB
Memory bandwidth 112.2 GB / s
Memory bus width 128 Bit
Memory clock speed 7012 MHz
Memory type GDDR5