Nvidia comes with midrange Maxwell GPUs for laptops




Nvidia has its range of GPUs with the Maxwell architecture extended with two midrange models in laptops. The new models are available immediately and Asus, Alienware, Acer and HP laptops have been announced with the new GPUs.

Nvidia The GeForce GTX 950M and 960m are both according to a 28-nanometer process produced and is based on the Maxwell-architecture. The 950M is clocked at 914MHz and has 640 shader units; the 960m is something powerful with a clock speed of 1096MHz but as many shaders.

Both GPUs via a 128bit interface connected to the video memory. The 950M is compatible with both DDR3 and GDDR5 memory, while the 960m only works with GDDR5. The memory has a clock speed of 1000MHz or 2500MHz in the case of the 950M and 2500MHz in the case of the 960m.

Nvidia reports that Asus, Alienware, MSI, Razer, HP, Lenovo, Acer and Gigabyte have already indicated they will come with laptops that are equipped with the new GPUs. Asus has already announced a laptop with the 960m. The ZenBook Pro UX501 contains an associate professor who gpu screen and a Core i7 quad-core CPU.


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