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Nvidia GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition

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How well can the GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition run games
2 Aug 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

Getting one of these GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition graphics cards allows the gamer to run indie system requirements and some less demanding AAA titles. In today’s PC hardware terms these are considered middle range for gaming performance. This card meets game requirements up to DirectX 12.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition in your PC? You should definitely consider replacing this GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition graphics card, if it is still in your gaming PC.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition is the 16 Series GeForce GTX 1660 Super 6GB, which is 121% more powerful and can run 852 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a R-500 Series Radeon RX 580 8GB, which has 80% better performance and can run 789 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.
FPS System Benchmark
16 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition is released on 09 Sep 2015

GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition
GPU
Architecture
Maxwell GM206-250
Process
28nm
TMUs
48
Texture Rate
67 GTexel/s
ROPs
32
Pixel Rate
45 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
768
Ray Tracing Cores
Tensor Cores
-
Driver Support
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Release Price
$179.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
5.0
Open GL
4.5
Resolution (WxH)
5120x3200
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
2048 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
128 Bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
112GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
2
HDMI Connection
1
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1203 MHz
Boost Clock
1405 MHz
Power
Max Power
120 Watts
PSU
350 Watt & 23 Amps
Power Connector
1x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
8 GB
Best Resolution
1920 x 1080
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition is a Special Edition of NVIDIA's Fast-Middle-Class GeForce GTX 950 2GB, created by Gigabyte.


Overclock: Central Unit
The Central Unit is now of 1203MHz, instead of 1024MHz, while the Boost Clock achieves 1405MHz, instead of 1188MHz.


Overclock: Memory Clock
The Operating Memory Clock has been increased from 1653MHz to 1750MHz.


Frame Buffer
Untouched.


Cooling Solution
WINDFORCE 2X Cooling System:Equipped with high performance pure copper heat-pipes which direct touch the GPU can strengthen the speed of heat dissipation. Besides, the air flow is effectively enhanced by the unique blade fan design, this not only increase the cooling capacity while reducing air turbulence but also results a lower noise level.


Performance
Benchmarks Indicate a 12% Performance Boost over the Reference GeForce GTX 950 2GB.


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GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
77%
RAM
11GB
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GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition Extras
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