Average Bench: 6.08% (333rd of 665)

Based on 13,933 user benchmarks.  Devices: 10DE 1292, 10DE 0FDF Model: NVIDIA GeForce GT 740M

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GeForce GT 740M averaged 93.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 7.17fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 8.49fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GeForce GT 740M is just 2.6%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GeForce GT 740M performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 7.64fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 8.91fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,933 samples)
Min Avg Max
5.53 Lighting 7.17 8
4.93 Reflection 7.64 11.3
7.13 Parallax 8.91 9.66
5.8% 7.91 fps
Min Avg Max
4.3 MRender 5.17 8
6.42 Gravity 8.49 10.4
0.2 Splatting 8.16 10.3
6.43% 7.27 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Legend(17AA 5003) 1GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Lighting 7.8
Reflection 6.7
Parallax 10.8
6% 8.43 fps
MRender 5.4
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 9.3
7% 7.77 fps
Legend(17AA 502A) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Lighting 7.8
Reflection 6
Parallax 9.4
6% 7.73 fps
MRender 4.8
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 9.3
6% 7.57 fps
Toshiba(1179 FA47) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Lighting 7.7
Reflection 6
Parallax 9.5
6% 7.73 fps
MRender 4.7
Gravity 8.7
Splatting 9.3
6% 7.57 fps
Legend(17AA 3904) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Lighting 7.6
Reflection 6
Parallax 10.7
6% 8.1 fps
MRender 4.7
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 9.3
6% 7.53 fps
Toshiba(1179 FA47) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Lighting 6
Reflection 8.1
Parallax 8.4
5% 7.5 fps
MRender 4.7
Gravity 8.6
Splatting 0.3
6% 4.53 fps
Dell(1028 0616) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Lighting 5.7
Reflection 7.6
Parallax 7.3
5% 6.87 fps
MRender 4.7
Gravity 8.5
Splatting 9.2
6% 7.47 fps
Toshiba(1179 FA02) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2531
Lighting 3.8
Reflection 4.6
Parallax 4.4
3% 4.27 fps
MRender 3.8
Gravity 2.7
Splatting 3.9
2% 3.47 fps
Asus(1043 139D) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8857
Lighting 1.8
Reflection 0.9
Parallax 1.9
2% 1.53 fps
MRender 1.7
Gravity 1.1
Splatting 1.5
1% 1.43 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
Legend(17AA 380A) 8% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 1587) 7% 7% ± 1%
Toshiba(1179 FA47) 6% 6% ± 0%
Elitegroup(1019 999C) 6% 6% ± 0%
HP(103C 2166) 5% 6% ± 1%
Legend(17AA 3904) 5% 6% ± 1%
Dell(1028 0616) 5% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 131D) 4% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 1477) 4% 7% ± 1%
Legend(17AA 502A) 4% 6% ± 0%
HP(103C 21DA) 4% 5% ± 1%
HP(103C 1963) 3% 6% ± 1%
Asus(1043 100D) 3% 7% ± 1%
Sony(104D 90B8) 3% 6% ± 1%
HP(103C 1966) 3% 6% ± 0%
HP(103C 219A) 2% 6% ± 1%
MSI(1462 10E9) 2% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 130D) 2% 6% ± 1%
Dell(1028 05F5) 2% 6% ± 1%
HP(103C 219C) 1% 6% ± 1%
Toshiba(1179 FA43) 1% 6% ± 0%
Legend(17AA 5019) 1% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 122D) 1% 5% ± 1%
Sony(104D 90BE) 1% 6% ± 1%
Quanta(152D 1054) 1% 6% ± 1%
Acer(1025 0836) 1% 6% ± 0%
Toshiba(1179 FA33) 1% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 139D) 1% 5% ± 1%
Toshiba(1179 FA13) 1% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 21BA) 1% 6% ± 0%
Clevo(1558 6500) 1% 6% ± 0%
Legend(17AA 3809) 1% 6% ± 1%
Toshiba(1179 FA89) 1% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 10CC) 1% 6% ± 1%
Clevo(1558 6565) 1% 5% ± 2%
Acer(1025 079C) 1% 6% ± 0%
Acer(1025 0686) 1% 7% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8579) 1% 6% ± 0%
Toshiba(1179 FA79) 1% 6% ± 0%
Dell(1028 0607) 0% 6% ± 0%
Toshiba(1179 FA11) 0% 6% ± 1%
HP(103C 2165) 0% 5% ± 1%
Toshiba(1179 FA64) 0% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 14FD) 0% 6% ± 0%
Wistron(17C0 10F5) 0% 6% ± 0%
Legend(17AA 3802) 0% 6% ± 0%
HP(103C 21B0) 0% 6% ± 0%
Legend(17AA 5023) 0% 6% ± 0%
Device(1991 5584) 0% 6% ± 0%
Asus(1043 124D) 0% 7% ± 0%
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Gaming 9%
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Desktop
Desktop 58%
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Workstation
Workstation 8%
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System: Lenovo 20287

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Good

6 months ago.

Has been a solid performer for years and has handled most of the things I threw at it including early versions of Star Citizen and Space Engineers, I can still run EvE Online (doesn't like the character creator though) and Skyrim SE also runs but is a bit glitchy now. Getting a bit long in the tooth though and in the Lenovo Ideapad Z500 it's hard wired in and can't be swapped out so I guess I'm shopping for a new laptop soon but this one will remain as a back-up/light use laptop.


Excellent

7 months ago.

i benchmarked both in 7 games in the gt 740m came out on top and I personally like the nvidia card more than the amd card


Good

6 months ago.

pretty good on being a middle tier one


Terrible

4 months ago.

Good for a very optmized games, it does have a problem with GTA V, Hitman and others. Would recommend it for a causal gamer.


Excellent

10 months ago.

in new modern games i get 10 fps and that sucks so i will have new one 1660 ti armor oc and thats good af


Good

2 years ago.

It let me Play GTA V no Problem, eaven keeps up with Space Engineers (also on planets) with about 30fps


Good

8 months ago.

it still runs league at 120fps all good


Average

3 years ago.

i'm sure it's a great gpu for a laptop but i can' play witcher 3 on lowest settings... (below 15 fps)


Average

17 months ago.

It was great 5 years ago when I needed a rendering laptop for architecture school. It still works okay, but is very outdated compared to modern gaming requirements. I'm using it now for streaming tv.


Excellent

6 months ago.

They are a bit old now, but they still perfom better than Integrated graphics


Good

2 years ago.

A good graphics card for its time


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