GTX 650 with i7-2700K 1080p, 1440p, Ultrawide, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality

With current 1024 MB RAM, the GTX 650 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. The GTX 650 's power requirements are reasonable and it is very efficient compared to the competition. With regards to max load temperature, the GTX 650 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. The GTX 650 is more suitable for budget PC builds and less demanding games. With current 1024 MB RAM, the GTX 650 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. The GTX 650 's power requirements are reasonable and it is very efficient compared to the competition. With regards to max load temperature, the GTX 650 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. This combination between GTX 650 and Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz has less than 8% bottleneck in many games and is perfect match to avoid FPS loss. This combination between GTX 650 and Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz is a perfect match to avoid FPS loss.

GTX 650 with i7-2700K 1080p, 1440p, Ultrawide, 4K benchmarks at Ultra Quality
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650
Price $ 49.0
Year 2012
Maximum Recorded Temperature 61C
Max Fan Noise 45dB
Recommended Power Supply 415W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-2700K @ 3.50GHz ($199.99)
CPU Impact on FPS + FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance FPS
Average 1440p Performance FPS
(Ultrawide) Average 1440p Performance FPS
Average 4K Performance FPS
Memory 1 GB
1080p Cost Per Frame $ inf
1440p Cost Per Frame $ inf
(Ultrawide) 1440p Cost Per Frame $ inf
4K Cost Per Frame $ inf
Series GTX 650
Variant NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650
Overall Combination Score 55/100 Acceptable

The GTX 660 might be the entry-level flagship of the latest Kepler set of graphics cards, but their prices keep them out of the reach of most budget PC gamers. On the other hand, the GTX 650 is closer to being reasonably affordable at a price tag of $ 109. NVIDIA ’s xx50 cards have always been defined by budget prices with performance that knocks on the door of entry-level graphics cards – especially when overclocked. After taking the time to fully test the Kepler graphics card inside the GTX 650, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend.

The GTX 650 is much more cheaper than the GTX 550 Ti as it costs $ 109. Compare this to the GTX 550 Ti, which came originally at a price of $ 149. Meanwhile, the AMD closest equivalent card is the HD 6770 which costs $ 129. The GTX 660 might be the entry-level flagship of the latest Kepler set of graphics cards, but their prices keep them out of the reach of most budget PC gamers. On the other hand, the GTX 650 is closer to being reasonably affordable at a price tag of $ 109.

The good news is, with the release of the GTX 650 Ti Boost, the GTX 650 's price is getting more discount. NVIDIA ’s xx50 cards have always been defined by budget prices with performance that knocks on the door of entry-level graphics cards – especially when overclocked. After taking the time to fully test the Kepler graphics card inside the GTX 650, we can say without a doubt that it continues the trend.

The GTX 650 is much more cheaper than the GTX 550 Ti as it costs $ 109. Compare this to the GTX 550 Ti, which came originally at a price of $ 149. Meanwhile, the AMD closest equivalent card is the R7 260 which costs $ 109.

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