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NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition

G96C
Graphics Processor
32
Cores
16
TMUs
8
ROPs
512 MB
Memory Size
GDDR3
Memory Type
128 bit
Bus Width
NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition Image NVIDIA G96C Image
The GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition was a graphics card by NVIDIA, launched in May 2010. Built on the 55 nm process, and based on the G96C graphics processor, the card supports DirectX 10.0. The G96C graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 121 mm² and 314 million transistors. It features 32 shading units, 16 texture mapping units and 8 ROPs. NVIDIA has placed 512 MB GDDR3 memory on the card, which are connected using a 128-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 550 MHz, memory is running at 800 MHz.
We recommend the NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition for gaming with highest details at resolutions up to, and including, 800x600.
Being a single-slot card, the NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition does not require any additional power connector, its power draw is rated at 50 W maximum. Display outputs include: 2x DVI, 1x S-Video. GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition is connected to the rest of the system using a PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. The card measures 145 mm in length, and features a single-slot cooling solution.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name: G96C
Architecture: Tesla
Process Size: 55 nm
Transistors: 314 million
Die Size: 121 mm²

Graphics Card

Released: May 19th, 2010
Production Status: End-of-life
Bus Interface: PCIe 2.0 x16

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Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080
GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition performance estimated based on architecture, shader count and clocks.

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock: 550 MHz
Shader Clock: 1400 MHz
Memory Clock: 800 MHz
1600 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size: 512 MB
Memory Type: GDDR3
Memory Bus: 128 bit
Bandwidth: 25.60 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units: 32
TMUs: 16
ROPs: 8
SM Count: 2
Pixel Rate: 4.400 GPixel/s
Texture Rate: 8.800 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance: 89.60 GFLOPS

Board Design

Slot Width: Single-slot
Length: 5.7 inches
145 mm
TDP: 50 W
Outputs: 2x DVI
1x S-Video
Power Connectors: None

Graphics Features

DirectX: 10.0
OpenGL: 3.3
OpenCL: 1.1
CUDA: 1.1
Shader Model: 4.0

Reviews

Our review database contains 22 reviews of the GeForce 9500 GT Mac Edition.