NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M SLI: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M SLI

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GT 650M SLI sales 22 March 2012. This is Kepler architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2x2 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 4 GHz are supplied.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 8.40 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of GeForce GT 650M SLI's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Kepler
 
Code name
N13E-GE
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
22 March 2012
 

Technical specs

GeForce GT 650M SLI'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 SLI's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
768
 
Core clock speed
790 MHz
 
Boost Clock
835 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GT 650M SLI'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
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GT 650M SLI: 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
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
2x2 GB
 
of 6084 (Quadro P3200)
Memory bus width
2x 128 Bit
 
of 4096 (Radeon R9 Fury)
Memory clock speed
4000 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GT 650M SLI. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Optimus
+
 
CUDA
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GT 650M SLI, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 11, Shader 5.0
 

Benchmark performance

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

Overall benchmark performance

8.40

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

3597

3DMark Vantage Performance

12812

Unigine Heaven 3.0

36

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GT 650M SLI 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 SLI performance compared to its nearest competitors.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GT 650M SLI from AMD is Radeon HD 6990M, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 2 positions in our rating.

User rating

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