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Nvidia GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition run games
Nvidia GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition in your PC? We think this GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB, which is 88% more powerful and can run 616 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively a suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300, which is 55% more powerful and can run 309 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
8 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition was released on 20 Aug 2015
Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM206-250
Process
28nm
TMUs
48
Texture Rate
65 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
43 GPixel/s
Shader Processing Units
(CUDA Cores)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
$169
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120 x 3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048MB
Memory Speed
1653MHz
Memory Bus
128bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
105.8GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1140 MHz
Boost Clock
1355 MHz
Power
Max Power
150 Watts
PSU
350 Watt & 23 Amps
Power Connector
1x 6-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
GD Official
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GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 950 Asus DirectCU II OC Strix Gaming 2GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's Fast-Middle-Class GeForce GTX 950 2GB, created by Asus.

Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1140MHz, instead of 1024MHz, while the Boost Clock achieves 1355MHz, instead of 1188MHz.

Overclock: Memory Clock
None.

Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
DirectCU II with 10mm Heatpipe: Exclusive DirectCU II cooling technology outperforms reference designs with an exclusive 10mm heatpipe that transports 40% more heat away from the GPU — a first for the industry! The design also includes 2.8X-larger heat-dissipation: this means performance that's 20% cooler three-times (3X) quieter than reference for ultra-stable hardcore gaming with very low noise.

Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 5% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 950 2GB.

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