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Professional Ada Lovelace (AD1xx) 1 month and 3 weeks ago
(13 Oct 2022)
In Production Yes Yes
Consumer Ada Lovelace (AD1xx) 2 months and 2 weeks ago
(20 Sep 2022)
In Production Yes Yes
Mobile Professional Ampere (GA10x) 1 year and 8 months ago
(12 Apr 2021)
In Production Yes Yes
Mobile Consumer Ampere (GA10x) 1 year and 11 months ago
(12 Jan 2021)
In Production Yes Yes
Professional Ampere (GA10x) 2 years ago
(05 Oct 2020)
In Production Yes Yes
Consumer Ampere (GA10x) 2 years and 3 months ago
(01 Sep 2020)
In Production Yes Yes
Mobile Professional Turing (TU1xX) 3 years and 6 months ago
(27 May 2019)
In Production Yes Yes
Mobile Consumer Turing (TU1xX) 3 years and 10 months ago
(29 Jan 2019)
In Production Yes Yes
Consumer Turing (TU1xX) 4 years ago
(20 Sep 2018)
In Production Yes Yes
Professional Turing (TU1xX) 4 years ago
(13 Aug 2018)
In Production Yes Yes
Professional Volta (GV100) 5 years ago
(07 Dec 2017)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Mobile Professional Pascal (GP10x) 5 years and 10 months ago
(06 Feb 2017)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Mobile Consumer Pascal (GP10x) 6 years ago
(15 Aug 2016)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Consumer Pascal (GP10x) 6 years ago
(27 May 2016)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Professional Pascal (GP10x) 6 years and 8 months ago
(05 Apr 2016)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Mobile Professional Maxwell (GMxxx) 7 years ago
(18 Aug 2015)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Professional Maxwell (GMxxx) 7 years ago
(29 Jun 2015)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Mobile Consumer Maxwell (GMxxx) 8 years ago
(07 Oct 2014)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Consumer Maxwell (GMxxx) 8 years ago
(19 Sep 2014)
Discontinued Yes Yes
Professional Kepler (GKxxx) 9 years ago
(01 Mar 2013)
Discontinued Ended 1 year and 2 months ago
(20 Sep 2021)
Ends in 1 year and 8 months
(01 Sep 2024)
Consumer Kepler (GKxxx) 10 years ago
(22 Mar 2012)
Discontinued Ended 1 year and 2 months ago
(20 Sep 2021)
Ends in 1 year and 8 months
(01 Sep 2024)
Mobile Professional Kepler (GKxxx) 10 years ago
(22 Mar 2012)
Discontinued Ended 3 years and 7 months ago
(23 Apr 2019)
Ended 9 months ago
(01 Mar 2022)
Mobile Consumer Kepler (GKxxx) 10 years ago
(22 Mar 2012)
Discontinued Ended 3 years and 9 months ago
(11 Mar 2019)
Ended 3 years and 8 months ago
(11 Apr 2019)
Professional Fermi (GF1xx)** 12 years ago
(23 Jul 2010)
Discontinued Ended 4 years ago
(31 Jul 2018)
Ends in 3 weeks and 2 days
(31 Dec 2022)
Consumer Fermi (GF1xx)* 12 years ago
(26 Mar 2010)
Discontinued Ended 4 years and 9 months ago
(10 Mar 2018)
Ended 4 years and 9 months ago
(10 Mar 2018)
Consumer Tesla (Cxx, G8x, G9x, GT2xx, ION) 16 years ago
(08 Nov 2006)
Discontinued Ended 6 years and 8 months ago
(01 Apr 2016)
Ended 5 years and 12 months ago
(14 Dec 2016)
Consumer Curie (NV4x, G7x) 18 years ago
(14 Apr 2004)
Discontinued Ended 9 years ago
(25 Feb 2013)
Ended 7 years and 9 months ago
(24 Feb 2015)
Consumer Rankine (NV3x) 19 years ago
(27 Jan 2003)
Discontinued Ended 14 years ago
(23 Jun 2008)
Ended 14 years ago
(23 Jun 2008)
Consumer Kelvin (NV1x, NV2x) 21 years ago
(27 Feb 2001)
Discontinued Ended 16 years ago
(02 Nov 2006)
Ended 16 years ago
(02 Nov 2006)
Consumer Celsius (NV1x) 23 years ago
(11 Oct 1999)
Discontinued Ended 17 years ago
(14 Apr 2005)
Ended 17 years ago
(14 Apr 2005)
Consumer Fahrenheit (NVx) 24 years ago
(15 Jun 1998)
Discontinued Ended 17 years ago
(11 Mar 2005)
Ended 17 years ago
(11 Mar 2005)

Nvidia designs GPUs for the gaming and professional markets, as well as system on a chip units (SoCs) for the mobile computing and automotive market. This page tracks Nvidia GPUs, which provide support for their various GPU lineups and are available for Windows, Linux, Solaris, and FreeBSD.

Naming scheme

  • Professional cards include cards under their NVS, Quadro, Quadro RTX, GRID, and Tesla lineups.
  • Consumer cards include their GeForce and Titan lineups.

Common misconceptions

There are multiple GPUs with the same name but part of a different architecture (therefore different support status length), and there are other cases to be careful of:

Desktop:

  • GT730: Has a GF108 (Fermi) and a GK208 (Kepler) variant.
  • GT625: Has a GF108 (Fermi) and a GK107/GK208 (Kepler) variant.
  • GT640: Has a GF116 (Fermi) and a GK107/GK208 (Kepler) variant.
  • GT645/620 is a Fermi card, even though all other 600 series are Kepler variants (with the exception of the above)
  • GT705 has a GF119 (Fermi) and a GK208 (Kepler) variant.
  • GTX745, GTX750 and GTX750 Ti are Maxwell, even though all other 700 series are Kepler variant (with the exception of the above)
  • GT1030: Has a GK107 (Kepler) and a GP108 (Pascal) variant.
  • All-in-one desktops are known to feature Mobile GPUs, which would make them fall under a different (and often shorter) support cycle.

Laptop:

  • GT810M/GT820M are Fermi cards.
  • GT825M/GT870M/GT880M are Kepler cards.
  • GT920M is a Kepler card.
  • Most cards in the 800M series have multiple variant with varying architectures (A card in this series can be Fermi, Kepler or Maxwell).

Identifying your GPU

Due to this confusing naming scheme, one should not look at just the model name when seeing their support status, but instead their architecture.

Windows

  1. Download and run GPU-Z.
  2. First identify if you have a consumer or a professional card. See the “Naming scheme” section above.
  3. Next identify the card architecture. This will be the GPU textbox. You can cross-reference this with the support table at the top of this page.

Linux

  1. Install the lshw package from your distribution’s repositories.
  2. Run the command sudo lshw -C display, your GPU code is the product column.
  3. Next identify the card architecture. This will be the GPU textbox. You can cross-reference this with the support table at the top of this page.

This GPU Code follows a similar pattern for most cards, for example we have GA102:

  • G: This means generation
  • A: This means it belongs to the Ampere generation.

Most GPU codes follow this same pattern, with the exceptions of TUxxx which means Turing architecture, and AD1xx which means Ada Lovelace architecture.

Driver Support Exceptions

  • GKxxx (“Kepler”) Desktop GPUs are supported on Windows and Linux via the R470 legacy driver series till September 2024.
  • Consumer GF1xx (“Fermi”) GPUs are supported on Linux via the R390 legacy driver series till the end of 2022.
  • Not all Professional Fermi (GF1xx) GPUs are still supported on Windows, see the official GPU support list for specific models. On Linux there support is for all Fermi GPUs.

More information is available on the NVIDIA GPUs website.


You can submit an improvement to this page on GitHub :octocat: . This page has a corresponding Talk Page.

A JSON version of this page is available at /api/nvidia-gpu.json. See the API Documentation for more.