NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 950M sales 13 March 2015. This is Maxwell architecture notebook card based on 28 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 4 GB of DDR3 or GDDR5 memory clocked at 2.5 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 32 or 80 GB / s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x8 interface. Power consumption is at 75 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 8.66 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA Quadro RTX 6000.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 950M's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Maxwell
 
Code name
GM107
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
13 March 2015
 

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 950M'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 950M's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
640
 
CUDA cores
640
 
Core clock speed
914 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Boost Clock
1124 MHz
 
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
1,870 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
28 nm
 
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
44.96 GTexel / s
 
Floating-point performance
1,439 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 950M'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
medium sized
 
Bus support
PCI Express 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x8
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 950M: 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 or GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
1000 or 2500 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
32 or 80 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 950M.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
VGA аnalog display support
+
 
DisplayPort Multimode (DP++) support
+
 
HDMI
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 950M. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
GameStream
+
 
GeForce ShadowPlay
+
 
GPU Boost
+
 
GameWorks
+
 
H.264, VC1, MPEG2 1080p video decoder
+
 
Optimus
+
 
BatteryBoost
+
 
CUDA
+
 
SLI
+
 
GeForce Experience
+
 
Adaptive VSync
+
 
Ansel
+
 
DSR
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 950M, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (11_0)
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6

Video card benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 950M. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

8.66

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

198867

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

21356

3DMark Fire Strike Score

2838

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

3200

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

4367

3DMark Vantage Performance

15710

Unigine Heaven 3.0

42

Passmark

1851

Octane Render OctaneBench

25

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GTX 950M. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
140 Mh/s
 
 
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
2.5 Mh/s
 
 

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 950M 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

Fortnite

2018
Fortnite

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Fortnite official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fortnite on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
196
 
medium / 1080p
65
 
high / 1080p
24
 
ultra / 1080p
22
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

2017
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG)

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
74
 
medium / 1080p
26
 
Overwatch

Overwatch

2016
Overwatch

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Overwatch official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Overwatch on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
153
 
medium / 768p
107
 
high / 1080p
65
 
ultra / 1080p
33
 
GTA V

GTA V

2015
GTA V

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to GTA V official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of GTA V on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
85
 
medium / 768p
71
 
high / 1080p
28
 
ultra / 1080p
12
 
Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege

2015
Rainbow Six Siege

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Rainbow Six Siege official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rainbow Six Siege on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
111
 
medium / 768p
70
 
high / 1080p
38
 
ultra / 1080p
28
 
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Dota 2

Dota 2

2013
Dota 2

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Dota 2 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dota 2 on GeForce GTX 950M.

medium / 768p
117
 
ultra / 1080p
67
 
Counter-Strike: GO

Counter-Strike: GO

2012
Counter-Strike: GO

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Counter-Strike: GO official system requirements.

GTX 950M
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
League of Legends

League of Legends

2009
League of Legends

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to League of Legends official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+
Minecraft

Minecraft

2009
Minecraft

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Minecraft official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

Battlefield V

2018

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield V on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
68
 
medium / 1080p
31
 
high / 1080p
26
 
ultra / 1080p
20
 

Call of Duty Black Ops 4

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Call of Duty Black Ops 4 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Call of Duty Black Ops 4 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
64
 
medium / 1080p
24
 

Fallout 76

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Fallout 76 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fallout 76 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
57
 
medium / 1080p
29
 
high / 1080p
25
 

Far Cry 5

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Far Cry 5 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 5 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
47
 
medium / 1080p
23
 
high / 1080p
21
 
ultra / 1080p
19
 
4k / 2160p
6
 

Kingdom Come: Deliverance

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Kingdom Come: Deliverance official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Kingdom Come: Deliverance on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
56
 
medium / 1080p
24
 
high / 1080p
20
 
ultra / 1080p
15
 

Monster Hunter World

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Monster Hunter World official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Monster Hunter World on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
52
 
medium / 1080p
21
 

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

2018

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Shadow of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Shadow of the Tomb Raider on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
50
 
medium / 1080p
19
 
high / 1080p
16
 
ultra / 1080p
14
 

Ark Survival Evolved

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Ark Survival Evolved official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ark Survival Evolved on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
54
 
medium / 1080p
15
 
high / 1080p
10
 

Assassin´s Creed Origins

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Assassin´s Creed Origins official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Assassin´s Creed Origins on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
47
 
medium / 1080p
25
 
high / 1080p
21
 
ultra / 1080p
16
 

Destiny 2

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Destiny 2 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Destiny 2 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
63
 
medium / 1080p
36
 
high / 1080p
32
 
ultra / 1080p
25
 
4k / 2160p
8
 

Ghost Recon Wildlands

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Ghost Recon Wildlands official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Ghost Recon Wildlands on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
55
 
medium / 1080p
24
 
high / 1080p
21
 
ultra / 1080p
6
 

Mass Effect Andromeda

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Mass Effect Andromeda official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Mass Effect Andromeda on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
58
 
medium / 1080p
26
 
high / 1080p
16
 
ultra / 1080p
13
 

Resident Evil 7

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Resident Evil 7 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Resident Evil 7 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
119
 
medium / 1080p
53
 
high / 1080p
32
 
ultra / 1080p
16
 

Star Wars Battlefront 2

2017

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Star Wars Battlefront 2 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront 2 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
97
 
medium / 1080p
31
 
high / 1080p
25
 
ultra / 1080p
20
 
4k / 2160p
4
 

Battlefield 1 (BF1)

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Battlefield 1 (BF1) official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 1 (BF1) on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
97
 
medium / 768p
75
 
high / 1080p
34
 
ultra / 1080p
30
 
4k / 2160p
12
 

Civilization VI

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Civilization VI official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Civilization VI on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
60
 
medium / 768p
46
 
high / 1080p
26
 
ultra / 1080p
20
 

Deus Ex Mankind Divided

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Deus Ex Mankind Divided official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Deus Ex Mankind Divided on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
34
 
medium / 768p
27
 
high / 1080p
15
 

Dishonored 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Dishonored 2 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dishonored 2 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
35
 
medium / 768p
32
 
high / 1080p
24
 
ultra / 1080p
22
 

Doom

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Doom official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Doom on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
62
 
medium / 768p
51
 
high / 1080p
29
 
ultra / 1080p
22
 

Far Cry Primal

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Far Cry Primal official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry Primal on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
54
 
medium / 1080p
25
 
high / 1080p
22
 
ultra / 1080p
17
 

Rise of the Tomb Raider

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Rise of the Tomb Raider official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Rise of the Tomb Raider on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
58
 
medium / 768p
36
 
high / 1080p
21
 
ultra / 1080p
17
 

The Division

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to The Division official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Division on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
55
 
medium / 768p
40
 
high / 1080p
19
 
ultra / 1080p
14
 

Titanfall 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Titanfall 2 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Titanfall 2 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
95
 
medium / 768p
69
 
high / 1080p
30
 
ultra / 1080p
25
 

Watch Dogs 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Watch Dogs 2 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Watch Dogs 2 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
53
 
medium / 768p
45
 
high / 1080p
21
 

XCOM 2

2016

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to XCOM 2 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of XCOM 2 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
61
 
medium / 1080p
23
 
high / 1080p
15
 
ultra / 1080p
7
 

Fallout 4

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Fallout 4 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Fallout 4 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 720p
68
 
medium / 768p
41
 
high / 1080p
22
 
ultra / 1080p
19
 

Just Cause 3

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Just Cause 3 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Just Cause 3 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
63
 
medium / 768p
52
 
high / 1080p
27
 
ultra / 1080p
23
 

Star Wars Battlefront

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Star Wars Battlefront official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Star Wars Battlefront on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
101
 
medium / 768p
60
 
high / 1080p
27
 
ultra / 1080p
23
 

The Witcher 3

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to The Witcher 3 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of The Witcher 3 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
58
 
medium / 768p
36
 
high / 1080p
19
 
ultra / 1080p
11
 

World of Warships

2015

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to World of Warships official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of World of Warships on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
106
 
medium / 768p
96
 
high / 1080p
67
 
ultra / 1080p
47
 

Dragon Age: Inquisition

2014

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Dragon Age: Inquisition official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Dragon Age: Inquisition on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
47
 
medium / 768p
41
 
high / 1080p
24
 
ultra / 1080p
16
 

Far Cry 4

2014

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Far Cry 4 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Far Cry 4 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
67
 
medium / 768p
56
 
high / 1080p
26
 
ultra / 1080p
21
 

Sims 4

2014

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Sims 4 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Sims 4 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
166
 
medium / 768p
93
 
high / 1080p
55
 
ultra / 1080p
46
 

Battlefield 4

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Battlefield 4 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Battlefield 4 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
111
 
medium / 768p
79
 
high / 768p
58
 
ultra / 1080p
24
 
4k / 2160p
11
 

Crysis 3

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Crysis 3 official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Crysis 3 on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
79
 
medium / 768p
47
 
high / 768p
34
 
ultra / 1080p
13
 

Tomb Raider

2013

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Tomb Raider official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Tomb Raider on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
227
 
medium / 768p
123
 
high / 768p
71
 
ultra / 1080p
33
 

Diablo III

2012

Official system requirements

GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to Diablo III official system requirements.

GTX 950M
minimum Athlon 64 2000+
recommended Athlon 64 2000+

FPS tests

Real world test results of Diablo III on GeForce GTX 950M.

low / 768p
278
 
medium / 768p
206
 
high / 768p
166
 
ultra / 1080p
103
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 950M performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 950M from AMD is Radeon R9 M370X, which is faster by 4% and higher by 6 positions in our rating.

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