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NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450

Graphics Processor
GF106
Cores
192
TMUs
32
ROPs
16
Memory Size
1024 MB
Memory Type
GDDR5
Bus Width
128 bit
The GeForce GTS 450 was a mid-range graphics card by NVIDIA, launched in September 2010. Built on the 40 nm process, and based on the GF106 graphics processor, in its GF106-250-KA-A1 variant, the card supports DirectX 12.0. The GF106 graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 238 mm² and 1,170 million transistors. It features 192 shading units, 32 texture mapping units and 16 ROPs. NVIDIA has placed 1,024 MB GDDR5 memory on the card, which are connected using a 128-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 783 MHz, memory is running at 902 MHz.
Being a dual-slot card, the NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450 draws power from 1x 6-pin power connectors, with power draw rated at 106 W maximum. Display outputs include: 2x DVI, 1x mini-HDMI. GeForce GTS 450 is connected to the rest of the system using a PCI-Express 2.0 x16 interface. The card measures 210 mm in length, and features a dual-slot cooling solution. Its price at launch was 129 US Dollars.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name
GF106
GPU Variant
GF106-250-KA-A1
Architecture
Fermi
Foundry
TSMC
Process Size
40 nm
Transistors
1,170 million
Die Size
238 mm²

Graphics Card

Release Date
Sep 13th, 2010
Generation
GeForce 400
Production
End-of-life
Launch Price
129 USD
Bus Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16
Reviews
80 in our database

Relative Performance

12%
GeForce 210
16%
GeForce 9400 GT
19%
Radeon HD 4550
24%
Radeon HD 5450
29%
Radeon HD 6450
30%
GeForce GT 520
38%
GeForce GT 220
49%
GeForce GT 430
50%
Radeon HD 5570
54%
Radeon HD 4670
57%
GeForce GT 440
58%
GeForce GT 240
67%
GeForce 9600 GT
71%
Radeon HD 5670
76%
GeForce GT 640
79%
GeForce 9800 GT
82%
Radeon HD 6670
84%
Radeon HD 4830
90%
Radeon HD 4770
95%
Radeon HD 4850
97%
GeForce GTS 250
100%
GeForce GTS 450
103%
Radeon HD 5750
118%
Radeon HD 7750
119%
Radeon HD 5770
121%
GeForce GTX 260
123%
Radeon HD 4870
123%
Radeon Vega 8
124%
GeForce GTX 550 Ti
125%
GeForce GTX 650
133%
Radeon HD 5830
140%
Radeon HD 6790
142%
Radeon HD 4890
147%
GeForce GTX 460
148%
Radeon RX Vega 11
150%
GeForce GT 1030
151%
GeForce GTX 275
152%
Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition
152%
GeForce GTX 280
155%
GeForce GTX 465
162%
Radeon HD 6850
165%
GeForce GTX 285
177%
Radeon HD 5850
181%
GeForce GTX 650 Ti
181%
Radeon HD 7790
188%
Radeon RX 550
189%
GeForce GTX 470
196%
Radeon HD 6870
209%
Radeon HD 5870
215%
GeForce GTX 560 Ti
216%
Radeon HD 4870 X2
220%
GeForce GTX 750 Ti
221%
Radeon HD 6950
229%
GeForce GTX 295
232%
GeForce GTX 650 Ti Boost
233%
Radeon HD 7850
238%
GeForce GTX 480
249%
Radeon HD 6970
253%
Radeon R7 265
257%
Radeon RX 460
257%
Radeon R7 370
258%
GeForce GTX 660
259%
GeForce GTX 570
264%
Radeon RX 560
280%
GeForce GTX 950
282%
Radeon HD 7870 GHz Edition
289%
Radeon R9 270X
293%
GeForce GTX 660 Ti
294%
GeForce GTX 580
296%
GeForce GTX 1050
297%
Radeon HD 7950
303%
Radeon HD 5970
311%
GeForce GTX 760
335%
GeForce GTX 670
344%
GeForce GTX 960
353%
Radeon R9 380
355%
Radeon R9 285
358%
Radeon HD 7970
362%
GeForce GTX 680
370%
GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
380%
GeForce GTX 770
389%
Radeon HD 6990
398%
Radeon R9 280X
404%
GeForce GTX 590
404%
Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition
448%
GeForce GTX 780
464%
GeForce GTX 1650
493%
Radeon RX 470
499%
Radeon R9 290
527%
Radeon RX 570
533%
Radeon R9 390
536%
Radeon R9 290X
543%
GeForce GTX 970
550%
GeForce GTX TITAN
558%
GeForce GTX 780 Ti
565%
Radeon R9 390X
568%
Radeon HD 7990
571%
Radeon RX 480
576%
GeForce GTX 690
606%
Radeon RX 580
619%
GeForce GTX 980
627%
Radeon R9 FURY
627%
GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB
655%
Radeon RX 590
690%
Radeon R9 295X2
693%
GeForce GTX 1660
702%
Radeon R9 FURY X
713%
GeForce GTX 980 Ti
732%
GeForce GTX TITAN X
796%
GeForce GTX 1660 Ti
796%
GeForce GTX 1070
848%
Radeon RX Vega 56
899%
GeForce GTX 1070 Ti
925%
Radeon RX Vega 64
937%
GeForce GTX 1080
937%
GeForce RTX 2060
976%
Radeon RX 5700
1053%
GeForce RTX 2060 SUPER
1092%
GeForce RTX 2070
1117%
Radeon RX 5700 XT
1130%
Radeon VII
1159%
TITAN X Pascal
1194%
GeForce GTX 1080 Ti
1207%
GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
1284%
GeForce RTX 2080
1503%
GeForce RTX 2080 Ti
Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock
783 MHz
Shader Clock
1566 MHz
Memory Clock
902 MHz
3608 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size
1024 MB
Memory Type
GDDR5
Memory Bus
128 bit
Bandwidth
57.73 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units
192
TMUs
32
ROPs
16
SM Count
4
L1 Cache
64 KB (per SM)
L2 Cache
256 KB

Theoretical Performance

Pixel Rate
6.264 GPixel/s
Texture Rate
25.06 GTexel/s
FP32 (float) performance
601.3 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance
50.11 GFLOPS (1:12)

Board Design

Slot Width
Dual-slot
Length
8.25 inches
210 mm
TDP
106 W
Outputs
2x DVI
1x mini-HDMI
Power Connectors
1x 6-pin
Board Number
P1060

Graphics Features

DirectX
12.0 (11_0)
OpenGL
4.6
OpenCL
1.1
Vulkan
N/A
CUDA
2.1
Shader Model
5.1

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ASUS GTS 450 DirectCU TOP 925 MHz 1000 MHz 8.54 inches/217 mm, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x VGA
Colorful GTS 450 LP 783 MHz 902 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI
Colorful iGame GTS 450 Buri-SLIM 783 MHz 902 MHz Single-slot
Gainward GTS 450 GS 880 MHz 975 MHz 7.48 inches/190 mm, 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x VGA
Gainward GTS 450 GS GLH 930 MHz 1000 MHz 7.48 inches/190 mm, 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x VGA
GIGABYTE GTS 450 OC 830 MHz 902 MHz 9.41 inches/239 mm
GIGABYTE GTS 450 OC2 930 MHz 1000 MHz 9.41 inches/239 mm
MSI GTS 450 Cyclone OC 850 MHz 1000 MHz 8.268 inches/210 mm
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Fake Card 850 MHz 902 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x VGA
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 Fake Card 783 MHz 850 MHz 4 GB
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Fake Card 783 MHz 750 MHz 4 GB, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x VGA
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Fake Card 783 MHz 902 MHz 3 GB, 1x DVI 1x HDMI 1x VGA
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti Fake Card 783 MHz 902 MHz 2 GB
Palit GTS 450 Low Profile 783 MHz 902 MHz 7.48 inches/190 mm, 1x DVI 1x HDMI
PCYES GTS 450 2 GB 783 MHz 850 MHz 2 GB
SPARKLE GTS 450 Low Profile 783 MHz 902 MHz 1x DVI 1x HDMI
SPARKLE ONE GTS 450 OC 790 MHz 940 MHz 8.24 inches/209 mm, Single-slot
ZOTAC GTS 450 AMP! Edition 875 MHz 1000 MHz 7.39 inches/188 mm, 2x DVI 1x HDMI 1x DisplayPort