GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 960 vs 730 among Desktop 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

7.1

Overall Score

Winner
Nvidia GeForce GTX 960 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 960  based on its benchmarks and compute performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTX 960

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 960

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Much better PassMark score 5,813 vs 922 More than 6.2x better PassMark score
Significantly higher effective memory clock speed 7,012 MHz vs 5,012 MHz Around 40% higher effective memory clock speed
Higher clock speed 1,127 MHz vs 902 MHz Around 25% higher clock speed
Significantly higher memory bandwidth 112.2 GB/s vs 40.1 GB/s More than 2.8x higher memory bandwidth
Better floating-point performance 2,308.1 GFLOPS vs 692.7 GFLOPS More than 3.2x better floating-point performance
Much better cloud gate factor score 20.16 vs 9.48 Around 2.2x better cloud gate factor score
Higher pixel rate 36.1 GPixel/s vs 7.22 GPixel/s More than 5x higher pixel rate
Higher texture rate 72.1 GTexel/s vs 14.43 GTexel/s Around 5x higher texture rate
More memory 2,048 MB vs 1,024 MB 2x more memory
Significantly more render output processors 32 vs 8 24 more render output processors
More texture mapping units 64 vs 16 48 more texture mapping units
Significantly higher memory clock speed 1,753 MHz vs 1,253 MHz Around 40% higher memory clock speed
More shading units 1,024 vs 384 640 more shading units
Significantly better PassMark direct compute score 3,046 vs 640 More than 4.8x better PassMark direct compute score
Better bitcoin mining score 111.95 mHash/s vs 36.92 mHash/s More than 3x better bitcoin mining score
Wider memory bus 128 bit vs 64 bit 2x wider memory bus
Front view of GeForce GT 730

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 730

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Higher metro: last light framerate 72 vs 56.8 More than 25% higher metro: last light framerate
Significantly lower TDP 38W vs 120W 3.2x lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTX 960 vs GT 730

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 960
111.95 mHash/s
GeForce GT 730
36.92 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 960
69.13 mPixels/s
GeForce GT 730
10.87 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 960
780.9 frames/s
GeForce GT 730
198.18 frames/s

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Battlefield 4

Bioshock Infinite

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