NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition: specs and benchmarks

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition
  • Interface PCIe 2.0 x16
  • Core clock speed 648 MHz
  • Max video memory 1024 MB
  • Memory type GDDR3
  • Memory clock speed 2484 MHz
  • Maximum resolution
Year of release 2009


NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition sales 15 January 2009. This is Tesla 2.0 architecture desktop card based on 55 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 1 GB of GDDR3 memory clocked at 2.48 GHz are supplied, and together with 512 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 159.0 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is dual-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 267 mm. Two 6-pin power connectors are required, and power consumption is at 204 Watt.

We have no data on GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition benchmark results.

General info

Some basic facts about GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition: architecture, market segment, release date etc.

Place in performance ratingnot rated
ArchitectureTesla 2.0 (2007−2013)
GPU code nameGT200B
Market segmentDesktop
Release date15 January 2009 (13 years ago)
Current price$170 of 49999 (A100 SXM4)

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU base clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.

Pipelines / CUDA cores240of 18432 (AD102)
Core clock speed648 MHzof 2610 (Radeon RX 6500 XT)
Number of transistors1,400 millionof 14400 (GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile)
Manufacturing process technology55 nmof 4 (GeForce RTX 4080 Ti)
Thermal design power (TDP)204 Wattof 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate51.84of 961.9 (Radeon RX 7900 XTX)
Floating-point performance708.5 gflopsof 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop graphics cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).

InterfacePCIe 2.0 x16
Length267 mm
Supplementary power connectors2x 6-pin


Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors have no dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM instead.

Memory typeGDDR3
Maximum RAM amount1 GBof 128 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory bus width512 Bitof 8192 (Radeon Instinct MI250X)
Memory clock speed2484 MHzof 22400 (GeForce RTX 4080)
Memory bandwidth159.0 GB/sof 14400 (Radeon R7 M260)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition. As a rule, this section is relevant only for desktop reference graphics cards, since for notebook ones the availability of certain video outputs depends on the laptop model, while non-reference desktop models can (though not necessarily will) bear a different set of video ports.

Display Connectors2x DVI, 1x S-Video

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition, sometimes including their particular versions.

DirectX11.1 (10_0)
Shader Model4.0
OpenGL3.3of 4.6 (GeForce GTX 1080 Mobile)

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmark performance of GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

We have no data on GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition benchmark results.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 285 Mac Edition from AMD is Radeon R7 M270DX.

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