NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 880M sales 12 March 2014. This is Kepler architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 8 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at are supplied, and together with 256 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 160.0 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via MXM-B (3.0) interface. Power consumption is at 122 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 23.78 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA TITAN V.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 880M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Kepler
 
Code name
GK104
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
12 March 2014
 

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 880M'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 880M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
1536
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
CUDA cores
1536
 
Core clock speed
954 MHz
 
Boost Clock
993 MHz
 
Transistor count
3,540 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
122 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
127.1 GTexel / s
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
3,050 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 880M'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
 
Bus support
PCI Express 2.0, PCI Express 3.0
 
Interface
MXM-B (3.0)
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 880M: 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
8 GB
 
of 32
Standard memory configuration
GDDR5
 
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory bandwidth
160.0 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 880M.
eDP 1.2 signal support
Up to 3840x2160
 
LVDS signal support
Up to 1920x1200
 
VGA аnalog display support
Up to 2048x1536
 
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support
Up to 3840x2160
 
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 880M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Blu-Ray
+
 
GeForce ShadowPlay
+
 
GPU Boost
+
 
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
+
 
Optimus
+
 
BatteryBoost
+
 
CUDA
+
 
SLI
+
 
GeForce Experience
+
 
FXAA
+
 
TXAA
+
 
Direct Compute
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 880M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6
OpenCL
1.1
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 880M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
23.48
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
268706
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
39891
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
5483
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
6101
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
8578
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
28022
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
81
 
Passmark
3657
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
6340
 
Octane Render OctaneBench
44
 

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 880M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
96 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 880M is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.22
 
 
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
140
 
medium / 768p
94
 
high / 1080p
46
 
ultra / 1080p
44
 
4k / 2160p
15
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
57
 
medium / 768p
40
 
high / 1080p
23
 
ultra / 1080p
12
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
79
 
medium / 768p
69
 
high / 1080p
41
 
ultra / 1080p
37
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
85
 
medium / 1080p
46
 
high / 1080p
41
 
ultra / 1080p
30
 
4k / 2160p
14
 
Mirror's Edge Catalyst (2016)
low / 720p
124
 
medium / 768p
81
 
high / 1080p
40
 
ultra / 1080p
33
 
4k / 2160p
12
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
230
 
medium / 768p
198
 
high / 1080p
96
 
ultra / 1080p
55
 
4k / 2160p
30
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
85
 
medium / 768p
56
 
high / 1080p
36
 
ultra / 1080p
32
 
4k / 2160p
15
 
The Division (2016)
low / 720p
97
 
medium / 768p
71
 
high / 1080p
30
 
ultra / 1080p
25
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
134
 
medium / 768p
104
 
high / 1080p
51
 
ultra / 1080p
47
 
4k / 2160p
15
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
75
 
medium / 1080p
43
 
high / 1080p
28
 
ultra / 1080p
13
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
110
 
medium / 768p
74
 
high / 1080p
43
 
ultra / 1080p
35
 
4k / 2160p
15
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
132
 
medium / 768p
122
 
high / 1080p
63
 
ultra / 1080p
27
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
78
 
medium / 768p
70
 
high / 1080p
45
 
ultra / 1080p
40
 
4k / 2160p
18
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
204
 
medium / 768p
137
 
high / 1080p
79
 
ultra / 1080p
57
 
4k / 2160p
25
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
94
 
medium / 768p
58
 
high / 1080p
34
 
ultra / 1080p
19
 
Far Cry 4 (2014)
low / 768p
104
 
medium / 768p
96
 
high / 1080p
51
 
ultra / 1080p
40
 
Sims 4 (2014)
low / 768p
151
 
medium / 768p
100
 
high / 1080p
81
 
ultra / 1080p
73
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
167
 
medium / 768p
137
 
high / 768p
112
 
ultra / 1080p
46
 
Crysis 3 (2013)
low / 768p
137
 
medium / 768p
113
 
high / 768p
82
 
ultra / 1080p
33
 
Dota 2 (2013)
low / 768p
120
 
medium / 768p
116
 
ultra / 1080p
100
 
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm (2013)
low / 768p
123
 
medium / 768p
100
 
high / 768p
103
 
ultra / 1080p
64
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
340
 
medium / 768p
249
 
high / 768p
166
 
ultra / 1080p
74
 
X-Plane 10.25 (2013)
low / 768p
109
 
medium / 768p
52
 
high / 768p
29
 
ultra / 1080p
22
 
Diablo III (2012)
low / 768p
193
 
medium / 768p
125
 
high / 768p
117
 
ultra / 1080p
84
 
Dishonored (2012)
low / 768p
129
 
medium / 768p
129
 
high / 768p
129
 
ultra / 1080p
127
 
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011)
low / 720p
176
 
medium / 768p
165
 
high / 768p
95
 
ultra / 1080p
64
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 880M performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 880M from AMD is Mobility Radeon HD 5870 Crossfire, which is slower by 4% and lower by 3 positions in our rating.

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