NVIDIA GeForce MX250: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce MX250

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce MX250 sales 21 February 2019. This is Pascal architecture notebook card based on 14 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 10 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 13.87 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of GeForce MX250's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
GP108
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
21 February 2019
 

Technical specs

GeForce MX250's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce MX250'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
1519 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1582 MHz
 
Transistor count
1,800 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
of 7
Power consumption (TDP)
10 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce MX250'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.
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce MX250: 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
64 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
6008 MHz
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce MX250.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce MX250, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
OpenGL
4.6
 

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce MX250. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

13.87

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

237931

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

21889

3DMark Fire Strike Score

3264

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

3640

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

4644

3DMark Vantage Performance

16488

Unigine Heaven 3.0

44

Passmark

2669

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce MX250 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 MX250 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce MX250 from AMD is Radeon RX 540, which is faster by 4% and higher by 4 positions in our rating.

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