Rumors about a new high-end Mobility GPU for laptop segment are coming, we are talking about the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 990M, codenamed ” N16E-GXX ‘ and it is expected to come later this year.
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 990M Performance Would be Similar to GeForce GTX 980
Notebookcheck indicates that the GeForce GTX 990M will be based on the Nvidia Maxwell GM204 Graphics core, and performance will be similar to GeForce GTX 980 with a TDP that could move up to 185W, so chip manufacturers must offer an impressive system Cooling that allows the Graphics chip to throw its full potential without triggering a serious problem of temperature. This GeForce GTX 990M may be soldered to the motherboard, not come as an MXM graphics interface.
Regarding performance, the source indicates that the GTX 990M offers performance close to an SLI configuration of two GeForce GTX 980M. Obviously, the price will be high, particularly twice the price of a GeForce GTX 980M. The new Mobility Graphics chip will make its official debut in the next month of September, the first laptop featuring the GTX 990M will arrives later this year.