New GeForce GTX 960M, 950M Notebook GPUs: Lightweight Design, Heavyweight Performance

by Brian Choi

We’re filling out today our awesome GTX 900M lineup by introducing the GeForce GTX 960M and 950M, which deliver never-before-seen levels of gaming performance wrapped inside sleek notebook designs.

Acer V Nitro – Upgraded with GeForce GTX 960M.
Acer V Nitro – Upgraded with GeForce GTX 960M.

They’re available immediately, so gamers today have more thin and light gaming notebooks to choose from than ever before. In fact, many have now joined the “size does matter” club, and have notebooks less than one-inch thick.

Alienware 13-  Super compact gaming with GeForce GTX 960M.
Alienware 13 – Super-compact gaming with GeForce GTX 960M.

So, if you’ve been itching to take your gaming on the go with a portable notebook design, now’s your chance.

Of course, gamers know our relationship with developers, and our work to tune our drivers to work with the latest games. And they know we’re invariably the first to introduce new features that enhance gaming, including:

      • BatteryBoost, which is better than ever, providing a better playable gaming experience and longer playtime while away from the wall.
    • ASUS G501 – New ultra sleek 15” design from ASUS ROG.
      ASUS G501 – New ultra-sleek 15” design from ASUS ROG.

      ShadowPlay, which lets you record your most impressive gaming achievements and share the videos on YouTube or stream them live to Twitch.

  • Optimus, which automatically optimizes the notebook to offer the best graphics performance or best battery life depending on the application
  • And … support for DirectX 12.
HP Omen – HP’s first gaming laptop gets an upgrade
HP Omen – HP’s first gaming laptop gets an upgrade

To add another level of quality, NVIDIA makes sure our game-ready drivers are WHQL (Windows Hardware Qualification)-certified. That means they’re tested on over 500 platforms for quality and stability.

The only question now: which of these will you choose?

Lenovo Y50 – Solid design with upgraded GeForce GTX Graphics
Lenovo Y50 – Solid design with upgraded GeForce GTX graphics

You’ll find the new GeForce GTX 960M and 950M from your favorite notebook brand in all shapes and sizes, including those from Asus, Alienware, MSI, Razer, HP, Lenovo, Acer, Clevo, Gigabyte and more.

So, what are you waiting for? Game on.