NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950 with Core i7-4790K at ultra quality Benchmarks

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950
Release Year
GTX 950
Maximum Temperature
73 C
Max Noise Level
39.7 dB
Minimum Power Supply
Benchmark CPU
Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz ($306.99)
Benchmark Quality Settings
Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance
50.7 FPS
Average 1440p Performance
32.7 FPS
Average 4K Performance
18.3 FPS
2 GB
Overall (GPU+CPU+Settings) Score

Game Performance (FPS) at ultra quality settings


Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
35 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
50 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
42 FPS
2016 Overwatch
78 FPS
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
49.6 FPS
2015 Total War: Attila
63.9 FPS
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
51 FPS
2014 Far Cry 4
48.6 FPS
2014 GRID Autosport
132.4 FPS
2014 Shadow of Mordor
54.1 FPS
2014 The Talos Principle
61.3 FPS
2013 Battlefield 4
69 FPS
2013 Crysis 3
48.1 FPS


Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
30 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
33 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
32 FPS
2016 Overwatch
54 FPS


Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
20 FPS
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
18 FPS
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
18 FPS
2016 Overwatch
28 FPS

Questions and Answers

  • Question: Hello.

    How do the 1050 and 1050ti compare to the 950 and 960, respectively?

    On the talk of the 1050s, which should I get? 1050 or 1050ti? I will be playing at medium-high settings, 1080p.


    Answer: they are almost even really. the 1050 is a touch above the 950 and the 1050 ti is just about right on the 960. other than power draw, the 1050 ti is a bit too expensive right now to suggest over a 960 itself. the 1050 is a better buy for the money.

    but wait a month and this will change. not only will amd and nvidia tinker with pricing, but holiday sales will be upcoming in a few weeks. it's well worth the wait for supplies to grow, prices to stabilize and holiday sales to pop up.

    for a list of cards with specs and reviews where available keep an eye on this thread. still adding cards and reviews as i get the time to seek them all out. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/id-3047729/nvidia-geforce-gtx-1000-series-megathread-faq-resources.html#17902604

    more and more added daily :)

  • Question: Hi there.....My Cpu is
    Core i5 650 @ 3.20 3.19 Ghz

    I want to play all new games like Mafia 3 watch dogs 2 Assassins creed origins Farcry 5

    I am thinking what Gpu will be good for me Gtx 750ti 2Gb ot Gtx 950 2Gb or Gtx 1050 2Gb

    Anonymous said:
    Ok one more thing i have 4Gb of ram and after buying gpu i will have the same but i will buy more ram after some time.....So can it will work with 4 gb ram and later how much ram should i upgrade maybe 8gb is OK???

    You will definitely want another 4 GB of system RAM to play Farcry 5. It is the minimum requirement. Your CPU doesn't meet the minimum, but it should run on it. It isn't that much slower than the i5 2400 that they "require". I'm willing to bet that you'll be fine.

  • Question: Which one is better? Im new to this. They are the same price and i was wondering if there is a difference. Thanks

  • Question: I'm having a 10 months old Zotac GTX 950 2GB (2 Fans) that I bought for 0 (4.100.000 VND), and I'm thinking about upgrading it to the GTX 1050Ti by selling the old card and adding some bucks. But is it really worth the money?

    Answer: Depends on how much money you have to spend and whether you're not getting the performance you want now. The 1050 ti is only like 15-20% faster, so I personally don't think it's worth upgrading to anything worse than a 1060 3GB or RX 470 for you.

  • Question: Hello, i'd like to know which is better, 950 SLI 1050ti or 1060? And i'd like to play at high/max settings, how much fps will they get?

    Answer: The single 1060 is best. Nobody can tell you how much fps they will get.

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GTX 950 Specifications

Board Design

Length7.94 inches 202 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI3x DisplayPort
Power Connectors1x 6-pin
Slot WidthDual-slot

Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1188 MHz
GPU Clock1024 MHz
Memory Clock1653 MHz 6612 MHz effective

Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 900
Launch Price159 USD
Release DateAug 20th, 2015

Graphics Features

DirectX12.0 (12_1)
Shader Model6.1

Graphics Processor

ArchitectureMaxwell 2.0
Die Size228 mm²
GPU NameGM206
GPU VariantGM206-250-A1
Process Size28 nm
Transistors2,940 million


Bandwidth105.8 GB/s
Memory Bus128 bit
Memory Size2048 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

Render Config

SMM Count6
Shading Units768

Theoretical Performance

FP32 (float) performance1,825 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance57.02 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate38.02 GPixel/s
Texture Rate57.02 GTexel/s