NVIDIA GeForce 940MX

NVIDIA GeForce 940MX Benchmark

NVIDIA GeForce 940MX GPU benchmark, specs and release date - NVIDIA Graphics card rating. How good is the GeForce 940MX for gaming?

GPU Benchmark Score

7 %
Bad score from 4 samples
Medium uncertainty

Ranked 294th out of 526 in the GPU Database. Tests performed at 1920 x 1080 resolution.

Benchmark Average 10% Low 1% Low
Flux Core
Volumetric ray casting test, a computationally expensive method of rendering high-quality scenes
8 FPS 5 FPS 4 FPS
Electron
Randomly generated noise sphere test
6 FPS 6 FPS 4 FPS
City
Procedurally generated city scene with voxel rendering
5 FPS 4 FPS 4 FPS
Clouds
Real-time noise calculation and ray marching test
5 FPS 5 FPS 3 FPS

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Geekbench (CUDA)
Geekbench (CUDA)
Geekbench (OpenCL)
Geekbench (OpenCL)
Geekbench (Vulkan)
Geekbench (Vulkan)
3DMark Graphics
3DMark Graphics
6,363 6,582 5,823 604

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GPU Comparison

The NVIDIA GeForce 940MX compared against popular alternatives. Compare against more GPUs with our GPU Comparison Tool.

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22 %
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14 %
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11 %
NVIDIA GeForce MX330
10 %
Intel UHD 770
7 %
NVIDIA GeForce 940MX
7 %
AMD Radeon R9 255
6 %

Specifications

Core Clock 1004 MHz
Boost Clock 1242 MHz
Memory Type DDR3
Bus Width 64 bit
Memory Bandwidth 16.02 GB/s
TDP 23 W
Release Date 2016-06-28
PCIe Revision 3.0
DirectX Support 12
OpenGL Support 4.6
Pixel Rate 10 Gigapixels/s
Texture Rate 30 Gigatexels/s
Shading Units 384
Texture Mapping Units 24
Render Output Processors 8

NVIDIA GeForce 940MX

The GeForce 940MX is a GPU from NVIDIA released in 2016. This chip has a bad gaming score at 7% in our GPU benchmark.

It has a total memory bandwidth of 15 GB/s. The memory bus has a width of 64 bits.

In terms of clock speed, the GeForce 940MX GPU core runs at a frequency of 1004 MHz and if power and temperature permits, it can boost up to 1242 MHz. The core clock is directly related to the performance of a GPU, the higher the clock, the more processing can be done per second. A higher clock does not guarantee better performance by itself, this also depends on the number of shading units and other elements of the pipeline.

The performance specs of the GeForce 940MX are this NVIDIA GPU has a pixel rate of 10 Gigapixels/s, the number of pixels the GPU is capable of outputting every second. Furthermore, it has a texture fill rate of 30 Gigatexels/s, the number of pixels the GPU can renderer per second.

As for rendering API support, the GeForce 940MX supports up to DirectX 12. In addition, in cross-platform titles, OpenGL 4.6 features are supported. Newer APIs are usually more efficient, allowing for better performance in games and better graphical effects.

The raw technical specs of the GeForce 940MX are: 384 total shading units (general purpose parallel cores capable of processing different aspects of the graphics pipeline), 24 texture mapping units (specialised processors for texture operations, this determines the texture rate) and 8 render output processors or units (the final step in the rendering pipeline, responsible for rasterising the image)

Power and thermals for the NVIDIA GeForce 940MX are a TDP (Thermal Design Power) of 23 watts. This measures the amount of heat the GPU produces when running at 100%. This isn't a measure of power consumption, but it's a good estimate.

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