NVIDIA GeForce 315M: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce 315M

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce 315M sales 5 January 2011. This is Tesla 2.0 architecture notebook card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. of GDDR3 memory clocked at are supplied, and together with 64 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 12.8 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 14 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 0.10 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN RTX.

General info

Of GeForce 315M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Tesla 2.0
 
Code name
GT218
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
5 January 2011
 

Technical specs

GeForce 315M's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce 315M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
16
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
CUDA cores
16
 
Core clock speed
1212 MHz
 
Transistor count
260 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
14 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
4.848 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
38.78 gflops
 
of 2918.4 (GRID K340)
Gigaflops
73
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce 315M's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Bus support
PCI-E 2.0
 
Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce 315M: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
GDDR3
 
Memory bus width
64 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory bandwidth
12.8 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce 315M.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
Display Connectors
DisplayPortHDMIVGADual Link DVISingle Link DVI
 
Multi monitor support
+
 
HDMI
+
 
Maximum VGA resolution
2048x1536
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce 315M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Power management
8.0
 
CUDA
+
 
HybridPower
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce 315M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11.1 (10_1)
 
OpenGL
4.1
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce 315M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

0.10

3DMark Vantage Performance

1109

Passmark

208

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce 315M is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce 315M from AMD is Radeon HD 7550M, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 53 positions in our rating.

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