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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
Nvidia GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition
10 Aug 2021 - Graphics card reviewed

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? We think this GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME 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 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition? A suitable upgrade choice for the GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition is the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 XT 8GB, which is 82% more powerful and can run 718 of the 1000 most demanding PC games beating their recommended requirements. Alternatively a good upgrade choice for this graphics card today would be the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300. For comparison of the 1000 most demanding games around today this suggested upgrade is 46% better and can meet 301 of their recommended requirements.
FPS System Benchmark
16 FPS
High
The GeForce GTX 950 Gigabyte XTREME Gaming 2GB Edition was released on 09 Sep 2015
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)
Ray Tracing
Tensor Cores
Release Price
$179
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
1750MHz
Memory Bus
128bit
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bandwidth
112GB/sec
L2 Cache
1024
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
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
GD Official
GD RATING
7
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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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