NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M vs MX110

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M
NVIDIA GeForce MX110

General info

Comparison of GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell
 
Maxwell
Code name
N15P-GT
 
N16V-GMR1
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
12 March 2014
 
1 January 2018

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110'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 850M and GeForce MX110's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
640
 
256
CUDA cores
640
 
no data
Core clock speed
no data
 
965 MHz
Boost Clock
no data
 
993 MHz
Transistor count
1,870 million
 
no data
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
45 Watt
 
30 Watt
Texture fill rate
36.08 GTexel / s
 
23.83 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
1,155 gflops
 
762.6 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110 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
 
no data
Bus support
PCI Express 2.0, PCI Express 3.0
 
no data
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
no data
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110: 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, GDDR5
 
GDDR5 / DDR3
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
2 GB
Standard memory configuration
DDR3 or GDDR5
 
no data
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
64 Bit
Memory clock speed
no data
 
1800 MHz
Memory bandwidth
80.0 GB / s
 
40.1 GB / s
Shared memory
-
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
eDP 1.2 signal support
Up to 3840x2160
 
no data
LVDS signal support
Up to 1920x1200
 
no data
VGA аnalog display support
Up to 2048x1536
 
no data
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support
Up to 3840x2160
 
no data
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 GTX 850M and GeForce MX110. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Blu-Ray
+
 
-
3D Vision
-
 
+
GeForce ShadowPlay
+
 
-
GPU Boost
+
 
no data
GameWorks
-
 
+
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
+
 
-
Optimus
+
 
+
3D Vision / 3DTV Play
-
 
+
BatteryBoost
+
 
-
CUDA
+
 
+
SLI
+
 
no data
GeForce Experience
+
 
no data
FXAA
+
 
no data
TXAA
+
 
no data
Direct Compute
+
 
no data
Adaptive VSync
+
 
no data
Ansel
+
 
no data
Verde Drivers
no data
 
+

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
DirectX 12 (FL 11_0), Shader 5.0
 
DirectX 12, Shader 5.0
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.6
OpenCL
1.1
 
no data

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

GTX 850M 7.57 +75.2%
GeForce MX110 4.32

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

GTX 850M 21873 +97.3%
GeForce MX110 11086

3DMark Fire Strike Score

GTX 850M 2766 +68.2%
GeForce MX110 1644

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

GTX 850M 3086 +79.6%
GeForce MX110 1718

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

GTX 850M 4386 +105.8%
GeForce MX110 2131

3DMark Vantage Performance

GTX 850M 15863 +73.9%
GeForce MX110 9124

Unigine Heaven 3.0

GTX 850M 42 +90.9%
GeForce MX110 22

Passmark

GTX 850M 2426 +66.2%
GeForce MX110 1460

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
153 Mh/s
 
no data
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
1.8 Mh/s
 
no data

Gaming performance

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M

75.2% faster (about 2 times) in synthetic tests
Wider memory bus (128 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (640 vs 256)
Higher memory bandwidth (80 vs 40.1 GB/s)
Battery Boost (saves energy while gaming by lowering FPS to a still acceptable level. Can make a laptop working on battery twice as long, depending on the particular game)
NVIDIA GameStream
ShadowPlay (allows recording and streaming video during gaming on NVIDIA GPUs)
GPU Boost 2.0 (increases NVIDIA GPU voltage and frequency when there's a temperature headroom. Similar to AMD PowerTune)
SLI (Scalable Link Interface - a technology for uniting several NVIDIA GPUs processing power in one PC)
GeForce Experience (software suite built to manage NVIDIA GPU parameters, and to record and stream game video)
Adaptive VSync
Ansel
NVIDIA BatteryBoost
TXAA
FXAA
Direct Compute
Blu-Ray 3D
HDMI
HDCPContentProtection
71ChannelHDAudioOnHDMI
TrueHDAndDTSHDAudioBitstreaming
H264VC1MPEG21080pVideoDecoder

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce MX110

Much newer (1 January 2018 vs 12 March 2014)
Less power hungry (30 vs 45 watts)
Verde Drivers
3D Vision
3DTV Play
GameWorks
3D Vision Surround

So, GTX 850M or MX110?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 850M and GeForce MX110, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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