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Gaming Performance Comparison

Recommended System Requirements
Game GeForce 940MX 2GB GeForce 410M
Cyberpunk 2077 495% 2411%
Hitman 3 674% 3167%
Resident Evil 8 495% 2411%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 444% 2197%
FIFA 21 200% 1167%
Grand Theft Auto VI 737% 3433%
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 426% 2122%
Genshin Impact 495% 2411%
Far Cry 6 761% 3533%
The Medium 642% 3033%

In terms of overall gaming performance, the graphical capabilities of the Nvidia GeForce 940MX 2GB are massively better than the Nvidia GeForce 410M.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB has a 547 MHz higher core clock speed and 16 more Texture Mapping Units than the GeForce 410M. This results in the GeForce 940MX 2GB providing 22.3 GTexel/s better texturing performance. This still holds weight but shader performance is generally more relevant, particularly since both of these GPUs support at least DirectX 10.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB has a 547 MHz higher core clock speed and 4 more Render Output Units than the GeForce 410M. This results in the GeForce 940MX 2GB providing 6.7 GPixel/s better pixeling performance. However, both GPUs support DirectX 9 or above, and pixeling performance is only really relevant when comparing older cards.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB was released over three years more recently than the GeForce 410M, and so the GeForce 940MX 2GB is likely to have far better driver support, meaning it will be much more optimized and ultimately superior to the GeForce 410M when running the latest games.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB has 1024 MB more video memory than the GeForce 410M, so is likely to be much better at displaying game textures at higher resolutions. This is supported by the fact that the GeForce 940MX 2GB also has superior memory performance overall.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB has 3.2 GB/sec greater memory bandwidth than the GeForce 410M, which means that the memory performance of the GeForce 940MX 2GB is marginally better than the GeForce 410M.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB has 384 Shader Processing Units and the GeForce 410M has 48. However, the actual shader performance of the GeForce 940MX 2GB is 644 and the actual shader performance of the GeForce 410M is 55. The GeForce 940MX 2GB having 589 better shader performance and an altogether better performance when taking into account other relevant data means that the GeForce 940MX 2GB delivers a noticeably smoother and more efficient experience when processing graphical data than the GeForce 410M.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB transistor size technology is 12 nm (nanometers) smaller than the GeForce 410M. This means that the GeForce 940MX 2GB is expected to run slightly cooler and achieve higher clock frequencies than the GeForce 410M.

The GeForce 940MX 2GB requires 25 Watts to run and the GeForce 410M requires 12 Watts. The GeForce 940MX 2GB requires 13 Watts more than the GeForce 410M to run. The difference is not significant enough for the GeForce 940MX 2GB to have a noticeably larger impact on your yearly electricity bills than the GeForce 410M.

Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

GPU Architecture

Core Speed1122 MHzvs575 MHz
Boost Clock1242 MHzvs-
ArchitectureMaxwell GM108-N16S-GTRFermi GF119-N12M-GS
OC Potential Poor vs Fair
Driver Support Great vs Poor
Release Date01 Mar 2016vs05 Jan 2011
GPU LinkGD LinkGD Link
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Comparison

Resolution Performance

1366x768
7.4
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3.9
1600x900
5.7
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2.6
1920x1080
4.2
green tick vs
1.7
2560x1440
2.8
green tick vs
1.3
3840x2160
1.9
green tick vs -

GPU Memory

Memory2048 MBvs1024 MB
Memory Speed1001 MHzvs800 MHz
Memory Bus64 Bitvs64 Bit
Memory TypeDDR3vsDDR3
Memory Bandwidth16GB/secvs12.8GB/sec
L2 Cache 2048 KB green tick vs 128 KB
Delta Color Compression no vs no
Memory Performance 0% green tick vs green tick 0%
Comparison

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units384vs48
Actual Shader Performance31%vs3%
Technology28nmvs40nm
Texture Mapping Units24vs8
Texture Rate26.9 GTexel/svs4.6 GTexel/s
Render Output Units8vs4
Pixel Rate9 GPixel/svs2.3 GPixel/s
Comparison

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH)4096x2160vs2560x1600
VGA Connections0vs0
DVI Connections0vs1
HDMI Connections0vs1
DisplayPort Connections0vs-
Comparison

GPU Power Requirements

Max Power25 Wattsvs12 Watts
Recommended PSU--

GPU Features

DirectX12.0vs12.0
Shader Model5.0vs5.0
Open GL4.5vs4.5
Open CL-vs-
Notebook GPUyesyes
SLI/Crossfirenovsno
Dedicatedyesvsyes
Comparison

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended ProcessorIntel Core i5-6300HQ 2.3GHzvsIntel Core i3-M330 2.13GHz
Recommended RAM8 GBvs4 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution1366x768vs1366x768

Gaming Performance Value

Performance Value

GPU Mini Review

Mini ReviewOverview
GeForce 940MX 2GB is a Middle-Class Mobile Graphics Card based on the Maxwell Architecture.

Architecture
GeForce 940MX 2GB Features a GPU Codenamed GM108-N16S-GTR which is a First Gen Maxwell GPU and is identical to the GM108-N16S-GT-S used on GeForce 940M but with the addition of GDDR5 Support.
GM108-N16S-GTR has 3 Compute Units Unlocked and thus offers 384 Shader Processing Units, 24 TMUs and 8 ROPs.

GPU
The Central Unit is Clocked at 1122Hz and goes up to 1242MHz, in Turbo Mode.

Memory: Speed
The GPU is equipped with DDR3 and Accesses the Frame Buffer through a 64-bit Memory Interface. The Memory Clock Operates at 1001MHz.

Memory: Frame Buffer
The GPU can fill up a Memory Pool of up to 2GB.

Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 25W, it is suited for small and medium sized laptops.

Performance
Equipped with DDR3, GeForce GT 940MX is only slightly faster than GeForce GT 940M.

System Suggestions
GeForce 940MX 2GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 1366x768. We Recommend a Middle-Class Processor and 8GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.
Overview
GeForce 410M is a entry-level Mobile Graphics Card based on the first revision of the Fermi Architecture.

Architecture
The Fermi Architecture is manufactured with a 40nm technology and uses a technique known as Hot Clocking: The Shaders are clocked twice as fast as the Central Unit. While this leads to a reasonable performance boost, it causes enormous amounts of energy dissipation, leading, ultimately, to a significantly higher operating temperature.
Fermi is also the first GPU architecture with fully cached memory access which increases memory performance.

GPU
It equips a GPU Codenamed GF119-N12M-GS which has 1 Stream Multiprocessors activated and thus offers 48 Shader Processing Units, 8 TMUs and 4 ROPs. The Central Unit is clocked at 575MHz.

Memory
The GPU accesses a 512MB frame buffer of DDR3, through a 64-bit memory interface. The size of the frame buffer is adequate. The Memory Clock Operates at 800MHz.

Features
DirectX 11.0 Support (11.0 Hardware Default) and support for Optimus, 3D Vision Surround, PhysX, Realtime Raytracing and other technologies

Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 12W, it is suited for very small laptops.

Performance
Gaming benchmarks indicate its performance is actually above the higher positioned GeForce GT 415M in about 10%.

System Suggestions
We recommend a modest processor (Intel Core i3 Mobile) and 4GB of RAM for a system with GeForce 410M.
Recommended CPU
Possible GPU Upgrades
N/A
N/A
GPU Variants
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