GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 650M vs 550M among Laptop GPUs over 35W TDP

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan, Sky Diver Factor and Fire Strike Factor

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 31 more

Value

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 31 more

Noise and Power

TDP, Idle Power Consumption, Load Power Consumption and 2 more

6.3

Overall Score

Winner
Nvidia GeForce GT 650M 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GT 650M  based on its benchmarks and compute performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GT 650M

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 650M

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Much better 3DMark06 score 13,514 vs 973.5 Around 14x better 3DMark06 score
Higher clock speed 850 MHz vs 740 MHz Around 15% higher clock speed
Better 3DMark vantage graphics score 8,338 vs 3,843.5 Around 2.2x better 3DMark vantage graphics score
Better floating-point performance 652.8 GFLOPS vs 284.16 GFLOPS More than 2.2x better floating-point performance
Much better CLBenchmark raytrace score 36,851 vs 18,067 More than 2x better CLBenchmark raytrace score
Higher texture rate 27.2 GTexel/s vs 11.84 GTexel/s More than 2.2x higher texture rate
More render output processors 16 vs 4 12 more render output processors
More shading units 384 vs 96 288 more shading units
Slightly higher pixel rate 6.8 GPixel/s vs 2.96 GPixel/s More than 2.2x higher pixel rate
More texture mapping units 32 vs 16 Twice as many texture mapping units
Better sky diver factor score 136.81 vs 73.89 More than 85% better sky diver factor score
Slightly higher dirt3 framerate 26 vs 12.7 More than 2x higher dirt3 framerate
Front view of GeForce GT 550M

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 550M

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Better 3DMark 11 graphics score 8,776 vs 2,111.5 Around 4.2x better 3DMark 11 graphics score

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GT 650M vs 550M

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GT 650M
23.33 mHash/s
GeForce GT 550M
23.98 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GT 650M
9.95 mPixels/s
GeForce GT 550M
5.51 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GT 650M
340.48 frames/s
GeForce GT 550M
213.21 frames/s

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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