NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M SLI: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M SLI

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 560M SLI sales 6 January 2011. This is Fermi architecture notebook card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

Power consumption is at 100 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 14.49 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 560M SLI's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Fermi
 
Code name
N12E-GS
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
6 January 2011
 

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 560M 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 GTX 560M SLI'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
775 MHz
 
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
of 7
Power consumption (TDP)
100 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 560M 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
large
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 560M 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
 
Memory bus width
192 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
1250 MHz
 
Shared memory
-
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 560M SLI, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 560M SLI. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

14.49

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

3616

3DMark Vantage Performance

17484

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 560M 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 GTX 560M SLI performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 560M SLI from AMD is Radeon R9 M390, which is nearly equal in speed and higher by 12 positions in our rating.

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