Cast your vote Do you agree or disagree with GPUBoss?

Thanks for adding your opinion. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date with the latest news!

Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GT 720

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 720

Report a correction
Slightly lower TDP 19W vs 45W 2.4x lower TDP
Front view of GeForce GT 650M

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 650M

Report a correction
Higher clock speed 850 MHz vs 797 MHz More than 5% higher clock speed
More render output processors 16 vs 8 Twice as many render output processors
Wider memory bus 128 bit vs 64 bit 2x wider memory bus
Higher memory clock speed 900 MHz vs 800 MHz Around 15% higher memory clock speed

Features Key features of the GeForce GT 720  vs 650M 

memory bandwidth Rate at which data can be read from or stored in onboard memory

GeForce GT 720
12.8 GB/s
GeForce GT 650M
28.8 GB/s

pixel rate Number of pixels a graphics card can render to the screen every second

GeForce GT 720
3.19 GPixel/s
GeForce GT 650M
6.8 GPixel/s

texture rate Speed at which a graphics card can perform texture mapping

GeForce GT 720
12.8 GTexel/s
GeForce GT 650M
27.2 GTexel/s

floating point performance How fast the gpu can crunch numbers

GeForce GT 720
GeForce GT 650M
652.8 GFLOPS

shading units Subcomponents of the gpu, these run in parallel to enable fast pixel shading

texture mapping units Built into each gpu, these resize and rotate bitmaps for texturing scenes

Specifications Full list of technical specs


GeForce GT 720  vs
GPU brand Nvidia Nvidia
GPU name GK118 GK107
Market Desktop Laptop
Clock speed 797 MHz 850 MHz
Is dual GPU No No
Reference card None None

raw performance

Shading units 192 384
Texture mapping units 16 32
Render output processors 8 16
Pixel rate 3.19 GPixel/s 6.8 GPixel/s
Texture rate 12.8 GTexel/s 27.2 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance 306 GFLOPS 652.8 GFLOPS


GeForce GT 720  vs
Memory clock speed 800 MHz 900 MHz
Effective memory clock speed 1,600 MHz 1,800 MHz
Memory bus 64 bit 128 bit
Memory 1,024 MB 1,024 MB
Memory type DDR3 GDDR5
Memory bandwidth 12.8 GB/s 28.8 GB/s

noise and power

TDP 19W 45W


comments powered by Disqus