NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 SE: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460 SE

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 460 SE sales 15 November 2010 at a recommended price of $160. This is Fermi architecture desktop card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 1 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 1.7 GHz are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 108.8 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 8.25" (210 mm) (21 cm). 6-pin & 6-pin power connector is required, and power consumption is at 150 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 11.13 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 460 SE's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
21.60
 
Architecture
Fermi
 
Code name
GF104
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
15 November 2010
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$160
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price now
$159.99
 
of 4403.52 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 460 SE's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 460 SE's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
288
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
CUDA cores
288
 
Core clock speed
1300 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
1,950 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
150 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Maximum GPU temperature
104 °C
 
Texture fill rate
31.2 billion / sec
 
Floating-point performance
748.8 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 460 SE's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Bus support
16x PCI-E 2.0
 
Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16
 
Length
8.25" (210 mm) (21 cm)
 
Height
4.376" (111 mm) (11.1 cm)
 
Supplementary power connectors
6-pin & 6-pin
 
SLI options
2-way
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 460 SE: 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
1 GB
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
1700 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
108.8 GB / s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 460 SE.
Number of display connectors
2
 
Display Connectors
2x DVI, 1x mini-HDMI
 
Display Connectors
2 x Dual-Link DVI-I1 x Mini HDMI
 
Multi monitor support
+
 
HDMI
+
 
Maximum VGA resolution
2048x1536
 
Audio input for HDMI
Internal
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 460 SE. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
+
 
CUDA
+
 
SLI
+
 
Surround
+
 
DSR
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 460 SE, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (11_0)
 
OpenGL
4.1
 
of 4.6

Video card benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 460 SE. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
11.13
Passmark
2250

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 460 SE. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
48 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 460 SE 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.

Fortnite

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum HD Graphics 4000
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum GeForce GTX 960
recommended GeForce GTX 1060

Overwatch

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum HD Graphics 4400
recommended GeForce GTX 660

GTA V

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum GeForce 9800 GT
recommended GeForce GTX 660

Rainbow Six Siege

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum GeForce GTX 460
recommended Radeon HD 7970

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum GeForce 6800
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Dota 2

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum GeForce 8600 GT

Counter-Strike: GO

2012

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
recommended GeForce 6600

League of Legends

2009

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum GeForce 6150 LE
recommended GeForce 8800 GT

Minecraft

2009

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

GeForce GTX 460 SE
minimum Radeon HD 2400
recommended Radeon HD 5970

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 460 SE performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 460 SE from AMD is Radeon HD 5830, which is nearly equal in speed and lower by 1 position in our rating.

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