NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 Launched – Review Round-Up
Today, NVIDIA finally launched their highly-anticipated GeForce GTX 950 graphics card. The card is updated with second generation Maxwell core architecture that brings improved benefits in terms of performance, power efficiency and including full support for DirectX 12 API.
The GeForce GTX 950 is based on the GM206-250-A1 GPU, which is a cut down SKU of the full GM206 GPU. The GPU comes with clocks of 1024 MHz base and up to 1188 MHz boost clock speeds.
The card features six SMM units that include 768 CUDA Cores, 48 texture mapping units and 32 raster operation units. On the memory side, it packs 2 GB of GDDR5 VRAM across a 128-bit interface, running at 6.6 GHz and a maximum bandwidth output of 105.6 GB/s.
The card has a thermal design power (TDP) requirement of 90W. In terms of output, it features one DVI connector, one HDMI 2.0, and three Display Ports, while the power is fed through a single 6-Pin connector.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 Review Round-Up
Here are the GeForce GTX 950 reviews published so far:
- MSI GeForce GTX 950 Gaming SLI Review @ Guru3D
- EVGA GeForce GTX 950 FTW Review @ HiTechLegion
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 Review @ PCperspective
- EVGA GeForce GTX 950 FTW Review @ HardwareCanucks
- ASUS/EVGA/MSI GeForce GTX 950 Review @ Computerbase
- ASUS GeForce GTX 950 STRIX Review @ Guru3D
- Palit GeForce GTX 950 Storm Review @ Guru3D
- ZOTAC GeForce GTX 950 AMP! Review @ Techpowerup
- Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 OC Review @ Techpowerup
- EVGA GeForce GTX 950 SSC Review @ Techpowerup
Did we miss out on some of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 reviews? Do tell us in the comments below and we will add them to the list.
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