GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 560M vs 840M among Laptop GPUs

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan, Cloud Gate Factor, Sky Diver Factor and 1 more

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 32 more

Value

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 32 more

Noise and Power

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

6.9

Overall Score

Winner
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560M 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 560M  based on its gaming and benchmarks.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTX 560M

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560M

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Much better 3DMark06 score 15,327 vs 2,338 More than 6.5x better 3DMark06 score
Higher memory bandwidth 60 GB/s vs 16.02 GB/s Around 3.8x higher memory bandwidth
Slightly better PassMark score 1,557 vs 875 Around 80% better PassMark score
Much higher diablo III framerate 44.2 fps vs 17.7 fps Around 2.5x higher diablo III framerate
More render output processors 24 vs 8 Three times as many render output processors
Significantly wider memory bus 192 bit vs 64 bit 3x wider memory bus
Slightly higher effective memory clock speed 2,500 MHz vs 2,002 MHz Around 25% higher effective memory clock speed
More texture mapping units 32 vs 16 Twice as many texture mapping units
Better cloud gate factor score 12.78 vs 10.08 More than 25% better cloud gate factor score
Front view of GeForce 840M

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce 840M

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Significantly higher clock speed 1,029 MHz vs 775 MHz Around 35% higher clock speed
Better 3DMark 11 graphics score 10,332 vs 1,820 Around 5.8x better 3DMark 11 graphics score
Significantly higher memory clock speed 1,001 MHz vs 625 MHz More than 60% higher memory clock speed
Slightly more shading units 384 vs 192 Twice as many shading units
Better manhattan score 3,718.04 vs 3,379.02 More than 10% better manhattan score
Lower TDP 33W vs 75W 2.3x lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTX 560M vs 840M

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 560M
44.12 mHash/s
GeForce 840M
94.19 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 560M
13.64 mPixels/s
GeForce 840M
22.57 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 560M
404.62 frames/s
GeForce 840M
159.82 frames/s

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 560M
3,351.92
GeForce 840M
3,359.61

Manhattan (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 560M
3,379.02
GeForce 840M
3,718.04

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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