GeForce GTX 950 LP vs GeForce GTX 960M

GeForce GTX 950 LP
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 14 May 2016
GeForce GTX 950 LP
GeForce GTX 960M
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5MOBILE
Release date: 13 Mar 2015
GeForce GTX 960M
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Summary

Synthetic performance index

  • GeForce GTX 950 LP
    159%
  • GeForce GTX 960M
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 950 LP

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Around 59% higher average synthetic performance.
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 960M

Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).

GeForce GTX 950 LP

HWBench recommends GeForce GTX 950 LP

The GeForce GTX 950 LP is the better performing card based on the synthetic benchmarks used (1 benchmarks).


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GTX 950 LPGeForce GTX 960M
GPU NameGM206 (GM206-251-A1)vsGM107 (N16P-GX-A1)
Fab Process28 nmvs28 nm
Die Size228 mm²vs148 mm²
Transistors2,940 millionvs1,870 million
Shaders768vs640
Compute Units6vs5
Core clock1024 MHzvs1097 MHz
ROPs32vs16
TMUs48vs40

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTX 950 LPGeForce GTX 960M
Memory TypeGDDR5vsGDDR5
Bus Width128 bitvs128 bit
Memory Speed1653 MHz
6612 MHz effective
vs1253 MHz
5012 MHz effective
Memory Size2048 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GTX 950 LPGeForce GTX 960M
TDP75 wattsvs75 watts
Release Date14 May 2016vs13 Mar 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 950 LP
    32.80 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 960M
    17.55 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 950 LP
    49.20 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 960M
    43.90 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GTX 950 LP
    105.80 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 960M
    80.20 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTX 950 LP
    1572.90 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 960M
    1404.20 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better

Synthetic benchmarks

3DMark 11

  • GeForce GTX 950 LP
    8490
  • GeForce GTX 960M
    5320

Points (higher is better)

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