GeForce GT 740 OC benchmark

Low end graphics cards are often left in the shadow of their older brothers. And online there certainly aren’t many Tech Sites ready to test them out because well they just aren’t what the mainstream is into.

In this article we’ll look at the Asus geforce gt 740 OC 2048MB 128bit GDDR5 which can be bought at a bargain price these days.

Asus GeForce GT 740 OC 2048MB

This video card is designed for the lower segment of PC gaming, but can still play popular games (Dota, WoT, LoL, Warface, Leaft for dead, etc.) even at the maximum or close to maximum detail at a resolution of 1920×1080.

The testing computer had the following hardware configuration:

  • Motherboard: ASRock z77 pro3 (Intel Z77, LGA 1155)
  • Processor: Intel Core i3-3220 3300 MHz (100 MHz x 33)
  • Cooling System: Air cooling system DEEPCOOL Theta 21
  • Memory: DIMM DDR3 4096MB PC12800 1600MHz Kingston HyperX CL9-9-9-27
  • Video card: Asus geforce gt 740 OC 2048MB 128bit GDDR5
  • Drive HDD: WD 500 Gb Sata II
  • Power supply: FSP PNR 500W

Software:

  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows 7 x64 SP1
  • Driver: NVIDIA GeForce 344.75
GeForce GT 740 graphics card Specifications
Parameter Value
Core frequency 993 MHz
Unified processors 384
The number of texture units 32
Number of blending units 16
Effective memory frequency 5000 (4 × 1250) or 1800 (2 × 900) MHz
Memory Type GDDR5 or DDR3
Memory Bus 128 bits
Memory Capacity 1 or 2 GB
Memory Bandwidth 80.0 or 28.8 GB / s
Maximum theoretical fillrate 7.9 gigapixel / s
Theoretical texture sampling rate 31.8 gigatexel / s
Tire PCI Express 3.0
Connectors Two connectors Dual Link DVI-I, one Mini-HDMI
Energy consumption up to 64 W
Extra power One 6-pin connector
Number of slots occupied housing in the system 2
Recommended price $ 89 (for the US market)
Asus GeForce GT 740 OC 2048MB 128bit GDDR5 PCI-E
Parameter Value Nominal value (reference)
GPU GeForce GT 740 (GK107)
Interface PCI Express x16
Frequency of the GPU (ROPs), MHz 993 1033
Memory frequency (physical (effective)), MHz 5000 5000
The maximum memory bandwidth 80 GB / s
The width of the memory bus, bit 128
The total number of operations (ALU) 384
The number of texture units (BLF / TLF / ANIS) 32
The number of ROP units (ROP) 16
Dimensions in mm 145 × 111 × 32 166 × 111 × 32
The number of slots in the system unit occupied by the graphics card 2 2
PCB color black black
Power consumption W up to 75 W peak load to 64 W peak load
PCI Express version 3.0
Output jacks 1 × DVI (Dual-Link / HDMI), 1 × HDMI, 1 × d-Sub (VGA) 1 × DVI (Dual-Link / HDMI), 1 × HDMI, 1 × d-Sub (VGA)
Multi-GPU operation No
Maximum number of receivers / monitors for simultaneous output 4 2
Extra power: the number of 8-pin connectors No No
Extra power: the number of 6-pin connectors No No
Maximum resolution 2D: HDMI / Dual-Link DVI / VGA 2560×1600
Maximum resolution 3D: HDMI / Dual-Link DVI / VGA 2560×1600

3DMark 2011

  • DirectX 11
  • Profile – Entry Level
  • Resolution – 1920 x 1080
  • Four graphics tests
  • Results – 1614 points.

Crysis Benchmark 3

  • DirectX 11
  • Resolution – 1920 x 1080
  • Anti-aliasing – off .
  • Texture resolution – average
  • System Specifications – average
  • Effects in the game – the average
  • Objects – average
  • Particles – average
  • Post Processing – average
  • Shaders – average
  • Shadows – average
  • Water – average
  • Anisotropic filtering – 16X
  • Motion blur – the average
  • Glare lenses – including
  • Frames per second, min / max: 34-41 FPS

Company of Heroes 2 Benchmark

  • DirectX 11
  • Resolution – 1920 x 1080
  • Resolution of 100% in the game
  • Quality graphics – minimum
  • Smoothing – off .
  • Vertical Sync – Off .
  • Texture quality – low
  • Snow quality – low
  • Physics – off
  • Frames per second, min / max: 12-23 FPS

Battlefield 4 Benchmark

  • DirectX 11
  • Resolution – 1920 x 1080
  • Vertical Sync – Off
  • Field of view – 90
  • The level motion blur – 0%
  • Resolution – 100%
  • Quality graphics – average
  • Texture Quality – average
  • Light quality – the average
  • Quality effects – the average
  • Quality post-processing – average
  • The quality of the grid – the average
  • Quality of relief – the average
  • Deferred smoothing – off
  • Smoothing processing – off
  • Frames per second, min / max: 32-37 FPS.

Asus GeForce GT 740 OC 2048MB 128bit GDDR5 suited for tasks such as:

  • PC gaming in certain modern online games
  • PC gaming in modern single-player games at medium details
  • As a budget video card for use at home, surfing the internet, watching videos online in a format 1080p

 

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