NVIDIA GeForce GT 745M: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GT 745M

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GT 745M sales 1 April 2013. This is Kepler architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 2 GB of DDR3 memory clocked at 1.8 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 28.8 GB/s.

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 5.51 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of GeForce GT 745M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Kepler
 
Code name
GK107
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
1 April 2013
 

Technical specs

GeForce GT 745M'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 745M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
384
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Core clock speed
837 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,270 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
26.78
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
642.8 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GT 745M'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 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GT 745M: 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
 
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
of 32
Standard memory configuration
DDR3/GDDR5
 
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
1800 MHz
 
of 11408 (TITAN Xp)
Memory bandwidth
28.8 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GT 745M.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
eDP 1.2 signal support
Up to 3840x2160
 
LVDS signal support
Up to 1920x1200
 
VGA аnalog display support
Up to 2048x1536
 
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support
Up to 3840x2160
 
HDMI
+
 
HDCP content protection
+
 
7.1 channel HD audio on HDMI
+
 
TrueHD and DTS-HD audio bitstreaming
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GT 745M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Blu-Ray 3D Support
+
 
3D Vision
+
 
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
+
 
Optimus
+
 
3D Vision / 3DTV Play
+
 
CUDA
+
 
FXAA
+
 
Direct Compute
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GT 745M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12 API
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
OpenCL
1.1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GT 745M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
5.37
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
10147.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
1443.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
1531.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
2249.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
9045.00
 
 
Passmark
966
 
 

Mining hashrate

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GT 745M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
19 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good GeForce GT 745M 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
0.02
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
88.71
At recommended settings
64.84
New games support
41
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Battlefield 4 (2013)
medium / 768p
45.80
 
high / 768p
28.90
 
ultra / 1080p
11.20
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
47.40
 
medium / 768p
29.50
 
high / 768p
21.50
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
114.15
 
medium / 768p
61.90
 
high / 768p
37.30
 
ultra / 1080p
16.60
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
71.10
 
medium / 768p
33.70
 
high / 768p
16.70
 
Counter-Strike: GO (2012)
medium / 768p
176.40
 
high / 768p
124.90
 
ultra / 1080p
59.80
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
156.26
 
medium / 768p
111.47
 
high / 768p
94.96
 
ultra / 1080p
58.94
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
62.24
 
medium / 768p
47.76
 
high / 768p
34.18
 
ultra / 1080p
19.12
 
Crysis - CPU Benchmark (2007)
high / 768p
42.70
 
Crysis - GPU Benchmark (2007)
high / 768p
51.40
 
World of Warcraft (2005)
low / 600p
94.70
 
medium / 768p
94.80
 
high / 1024p
63.30
 
ultra / 1080p
28.30
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GT 745M performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GT 745M from AMD is Radeon R7 M265, which is slower by 1% and lower by 4 positions in our rating.

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