NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M vs MX130

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M
NVIDIA GeForce MX130

General info

Comparison of GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130 architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Kepler
 
Maxwell
Code name
GK104
 
GM108
Type
Laptop
 
Laptop
Release date
10 March 2014
 
17 November 2017

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130'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 860M and GeForce MX130's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1152
 
384
CUDA cores
1152 or 640
 
n/d
Core clock speed
797 MHz
 
1122 MHz
Boost Clock
915 MHz
 
1242 MHz
Transistor count
3,540 million
 
n/d
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
28 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
30 Watt
Texture fill rate
87.84 GTexel / s
 
29.81 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
1,389 gflops
 
953.9 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130 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
 
medium sized
Bus support
PCI Express 2.0, PCI Express 3.0
 
n/d
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Supplementary power connectors
None
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130: 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
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
2 GB
 
2 GB
Standard memory configuration
GDDR5
 
n/d
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
64 Bit
Memory clock speed
n/d
 
5012 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 860M and GeForce MX130.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
No outputs
eDP 1.2 signal support
Up to 3840x2160
 
n/d
LVDS signal support
Up to 1920x1200
 
n/d
VGA аnalog display support
Up to 2048x1536
 
n/d
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support
Up to 3840x2160
 
n/d
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 860M and GeForce MX130. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Blu-Ray
+
 
-
GeForce ShadowPlay
+
 
-
GPU Boost
+
 
+
GameWorks
-
 
+
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
+
 
-
Optimus
+
 
+
BatteryBoost
+
 
-
CUDA
+
 
+
SLI
+
 
n/d
GeForce Experience
+
 
+
FXAA
+
 
n/d
TXAA
+
 
n/d
Direct Compute
+
 
n/d
Adaptive VSync
+
 
n/d
Ansel
+
 
n/d

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (11_0)
 
12.0 (11_0)
OpenGL
4.5
 
4.6
OpenCL
1.1
 
n/d

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

GTX 860M 7.67
GeForce MX130 7.68 +0.1%

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

GTX 860M 215144 +26.1%
GeForce MX130 170596

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

GTX 860M 27961 +105.4%
GeForce MX130 13610

3DMark Fire Strike Score

GTX 860M 3661 +66.2%
GeForce MX130 2203

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

GTX 860M 3904 +66.5%
GeForce MX130 2345

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

GTX 860M 4902 +70.5%
GeForce MX130 2875

3DMark Vantage Performance

GTX 860M 19216 +60.6%
GeForce MX130 11968

Unigine Heaven 3.0

GTX 860M 50 +78.6%
GeForce MX130 28

Passmark

GTX 860M 1975
GeForce MX130 1976 +0.1%

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
163 Mh/s
 
n/d

Gaming performance

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130 are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M

Wider memory bus (128 vs 64 bit)
More pipelines (1152 vs 384)
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)
SLI (Scalable Link Interface - a technology for uniting several NVIDIA GPUs processing power in one PC)
Adaptive VSync
Ansel
NVIDIA BatteryBoost
FXAA
TXAA
Direct Compute
Blu-Ray 3D
NVIDIA SLI-Ready
HDMI
HDCPContentProtection
71ChannelHDAudioOnHDMI
TrueHDAndDTSHDAudioBitstreaming
H264VC1MPEG21080pVideoDecoder

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce MX130

0.1% faster in synthetic tests
Much newer (17 November 2017 vs 10 March 2014)
Less power hungry (30 vs 75 watts)
GameWorks

So, GTX 860M or MX130?

Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M and NVIDIA GeForce MX130. The differences in performance seem too small.
Should you still have questions on choice between GeForce GTX 860M and GeForce MX130, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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