NVIDIA GeForce GT 240M: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GT 240M

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GT 240M sales 15 June 2009. This is Tesla 2.0 architecture notebook card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at office use. 1 GB of GDDR3 memory clocked at Up to 600 (DDR2), Up to 1066 (DDR3), Up to 800 (GDDR3) MHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 25.6 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 23 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 4.34 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of GeForce GT 240M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Tesla 2.0
 
Code name
GT216
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
15 June 2009
 

Technical specs

GeForce GT 240M's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GT 240M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
48
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
CUDA cores
48
 
Core clock speed
1210 MHz
 
Transistor count
486 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
23 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
8.80
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
116.16 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Gigaflops
174
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GT 240M'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.
Laptop size
medium sized
 
Bus support
PCI-E 2.0
 
Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GT 240M: 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
 
Maximum RAM amount
1 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
Up to 600 (DDR2), Up to 1066 (DDR3), Up to 800 (GDDR3) MHz
 
of 11408 (TITAN Xp)
Memory bandwidth
25.6 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GT 240M.
Multi monitor support
+
 
HDMI
+
 
Maximum VGA resolution
2048x1536
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GT 240M. 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 GT 240M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
10.1
 
OpenGL
2.1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GT 240M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
4.27
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
53224.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
2371.50
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
497.56
 
 
Passmark
353
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good GeForce GT 240M is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
n/d
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
90.65
At recommended settings
67.1
New games support
40
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Crysis - CPU Benchmark (2007)
low / 768p
54.68
 
medium / 768p
30.94
 
high / 768p
18.18
 
Crysis - GPU Benchmark (2007)
low / 768p
53.05
 
medium / 768p
32.78
 
high / 768p
20.48
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GT 240M performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GT 240M from AMD is Radeon HD 7650M, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 1 position in our rating.

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