NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GT 650M sales 22 March 2012. This is Kepler architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 1 GB of DDR3\GDDR5 memory clocked at 1.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 128bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of .

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 45 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 5.20 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of GeForce GT 650M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Kepler
 
Code name
GK107
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
22 March 2012
 

Technical specs

GeForce GT 650M'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 650M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
384
 
CUDA cores
384
 
Boost Clock
950 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,270 million
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Floating-point performance
652.8 gflops
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GT 650M'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 Express 2.0, PCI Express 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GT 650M: 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
DDR3\GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
1 GB
 
of 8192 (Radeon RX 480)
Memory bus width
128bit
 
of 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Memory clock speed
1800 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GT 650M. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference video cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
HDMI
+
 
HDCP
+
 
Maximum VGA resolution
Up to 2048x1536
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GT 650M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Blu-Ray
+
 
3D Vision
+
 
Optimus
+
 
CUDA
+
 
DirectX 11
DirectX 11
 
DirectCompute
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GT 650M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 API
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
OpenCL
1.1
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GT 650M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

5.20

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

10647

3DMark Fire Strike Score

1241

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

1420

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

2112

3DMark Vantage Performance

9682

Unigine Heaven 3.0

22

Passmark

1129

Octane Render OctaneBench

11

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GT 650M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
21 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GT 650M 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.

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GT 650M performance compared to its nearest competitors.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GT 650M from AMD is Radeon R7 M260X, which is slower by 1% and lower by 6 positions in our rating.

User rating

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Advices and comments

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