GeForce GTX 960A vs GeForce GTX 960

GeForce GTX 960A
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5 MOBILE
Release date: 13 Mar 2015
GeForce GTX 960A
GeForce GTX 960
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 22 Jan 2015
GeForce GTX 960

Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 960A

45 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce GTX 960 .
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 960

Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).

GeForce GTX 960

HWBench recommends GeForce GTX 960

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GTX 960A GeForce GTX 960
GPU Name GM107 (N16P-GX-A1) vs GM206 (GM206-300-A1)
Fab Process 28 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 148 mm² vs 228 mm²
Transistors 1,870 million vs 2,940 million
Shaders 640 vs 1024
Compute Units 5 vs 8
Core clock 1029 MHz vs 1127 MHz
ROPs 16 vs 32
TMUs 40 vs 64

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTX 960A GeForce GTX 960
Memory Type GDDR5 vs GDDR5
Bus Width 128 bit vs 128 bit
Memory Speed 1253 MHz
5012 MHz effective
vs 1753 MHz
7012 MHz effective
Memory Size 2048 Mb vs 2048 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GTX 960A GeForce GTX 960
TDP 75 watts vs 120 watts
Release Date 13 Mar 2015 vs 22 Jan 2015

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 960A
    16.46 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 960
    36.10 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 960A
    41.20 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 960
    72.10 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GTX 960A
    80.20 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 960
    112.20 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTX 960A
    1317.10 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 960
    2308.10 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better