GeForce GT 740 vs GeForce GT 730 OEM

GeForce GT 740
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 29 May 2014
GeForce GT 740
GeForce GT 730 OEM
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 9 Apr 2015
GeForce GT 730 OEM
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Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • GeForce GT 740
    295%
  • GeForce GT 730 OEM
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider GeForce GT 740

Around 195% higher average synthetic performance.
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Kepler), there are less performance optimizations for current games and applications.

Reasons to consider GeForce GT 730 OEM

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Kepler), there are less performance optimizations for current games and applications.

GeForce GT 740

HWBench recommends GeForce GT 740

The GeForce GT 740 is the better performing card based on the synthetic benchmarks used (1 benchmarks).


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GT 740 GeForce GT 730 OEM
GPU Name GK107 (GK107-425-A2) vs GK107 ()
Fab Process 28 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 118 mm² vs 118 mm²
Transistors 1,270 million vs 1,270 million
Shaders 384 vs 384
Compute Units 2 vs 2
Core clock 993 MHz vs 993 MHz
ROPs 16 vs 16
TMUs 32 vs 32

Memory Configuration

GeForce GT 740 GeForce GT 730 OEM
Memory Type GDDR5 vs GDDR5
Bus Width 128 bit vs 128 bit
Memory Speed 1253 MHz
5012 MHz effective
vs 1250 MHz
5000 MHz effective
Memory Size 1024 Mb vs 1024 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GT 740 GeForce GT 730 OEM
TDP 64 watts vs 64 watts
Release Date 29 May 2014 vs 9 Apr 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GT 740
    7.94 GP/s
  • GeForce GT 730 OEM
    7.94 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GT 740
    31.80 GT/s
  • GeForce GT 730 OEM
    31.80 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GT 740
    80.20 GB/s
  • GeForce GT 730 OEM
    80.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GT 740
    762.60 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GT 730 OEM
    762.60 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • GeForce GT 740
    4610
  • GeForce GT 730 OEM
    1560

Points (higher is better)