Compare GTX 1050 vs R9 380X vs R9 380 Benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
AMD Radeon R9 380X
AMD Radeon R9 380
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050AMD Radeon R9 380XAMD Radeon R9 380
Price $ 124$ 449$ 299
Year 201820152015
Maximum Recorded Temperature 65C71C70C
Max Fan Noise 45dB41dB52dB
Recommended Power Supply 300W540W540W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz ($306.99)Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz ($306.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0 FPS+0 FPS+0 FPS
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%0%0%
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality SettingsUltra Quality SettingsUltra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 36 FPS48 FPS43 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 26 FPS34 FPS31 FPS
Average 4K Performance 15 FPS23 FPS19 FPS
Memory 3 GB4 GB2 GB
Overall Combination Score 68/10059/10059/100

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
AMD Radeon R9 380X
AMD Radeon R9 380
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
33
40
38
2018 Fallout 76
38
46
43
2018 Hitman 2
29
36
34
2018 Just Cause 4
25
34
30
2018 Monster Hunter: World
27
37
33
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
25
32
32
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
34
40
38
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
35
48
42
2017 For Honor
47
64
56
2017 Project CARS 2
33
45
39
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
40
55
48
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
26
33
32
2016 Hitman
46
56
51
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
40
48
46
2016 The Division
34
41
39
2016 Overwatch
52
62
59
2016 Dishonored 2
24
33
29
2015 DiRT Rally
54
68
66
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
29
38
37
2015 The Witcher 3
30
38
36
2015 Total War: Attila
34
27
2015 Rocket League
137
185
162
2015 Need For Speed
38
51
45
2015 Project CARS
36
49
43
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
49
43
2014 GRID Autosport
74
70
2014 Shadow of Mordor
66
45
2014 The Talos Principle
66
62
2013 Crysis 3
34
44
40
2013 Battlefield 4
40
52
49
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
94
127
111
2009 League of Legends
176
238
209

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
AMD Radeon R9 380X
AMD Radeon R9 380
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
28
33
32
2018 Hitman 2
20
23
22
2018 Just Cause 4
19
25
22
2018 Monster Hunter: World
19
26
23
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
19
25
24
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
22
26
25
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
25
34
30
2017 For Honor
27
37
33
2017 Project CARS 2
23
32
28
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
36
49
43
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
24
30
29
2016 Hitman
33
42
39
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
28
32
32
2016 The Division
25
31
29
2016 Overwatch
36
43
41
2016 Dishonored 2
21
28
25
2015 DiRT Rally
38
48
46
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
21
27
27
2015 The Witcher 3
22
29
27
2015 Total War: Attila
23
20
2015 Rocket League
59
79
70
2015 Need For Speed
29
40
35
2015 Project CARS
28
38
33
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
33
28
2014 GRID Autosport
55
52
2014 Shadow of Mordor
44
29
2014 The Talos Principle
49
46
2013 Crysis 3
21
27
26
2013 Battlefield 4
26
34
32
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
78
106
93
2009 League of Legends
98
132
116

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
AMD Radeon R9 380X
AMD Radeon R9 380
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
19
22
21
2018 Hitman 2
12
14
13
2018 Just Cause 4
10
13
12
2018 Monster Hunter: World
9
12
11
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
11
14
14
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
12
14
13
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
18
24
21
2017 For Honor
14
19
16
2017 Project CARS 2
20
26
23
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
30
41
36
2016 Overwatch
19
22
21
2016 Dishonored 2
16
22
20
2015 Rocket League
27
37
33
2015 Need For Speed
20
26
23
2015 Project CARS
20
26
23
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
70
95
84
2009 League of Legends
39
53
46

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 / Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz

The GTX 1050 's power requirements are reasonable and it is very efficient compared to the competition. With regards to max load temperature, the GTX 1050 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. With current 3072 MB RAM, the GTX 1050 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

AMD Radeon R9 380X / Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz

For the most part, the R9 380X is still capable of playing modern games, but you would have to reduce settings to sustain those higher framerates. If keeping graphics quality settings closer to ultra or high is important, there are a few options for upgrades. With current 4096 MB RAM, the R9 380X can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

AMD Radeon R9 380 / Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz

With current 2048 MB RAM, the R9 380 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. With current 2048 MB RAM, the R9 380 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

Board Design

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
Board Number PG210 SKU 1C766, C784C766
Length 5.7 inches 145 mm8.7 inches 221 mm8.7 inches 221 mm
Outputs 1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort2x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort2x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors None2x 6-pin2x 6-pin
Slot Width Dual-slotDual-slotDual-slot
TDP 75 W190 W190 W

Clock Speeds

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
Boost Clock 1518 MHz
GPU Clock 1392 MHz970 MHz970 MHz
Memory Clock 1752 MHz 7008 MHz effective1425 MHz 5700 MHz effective1375 MHz 5500 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
Bus Interface PCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x16
Generation GeForce 1000Pirate Islands (R9 300)Pirate Islands (R9 300)
Launch Price 109 USD229 USD199 USD
Production ActiveActiveActive
Release Date Oct 25th, 2016Nov 19th, 2015Jun 18th, 2015

Graphics Features

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
CUDA 6.1
DirectX 12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_0)12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL 1.222
OpenGL 4.64.54.5
Shader Model 6.166
Vulkan 1.1.821.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
Architecture PascalGCN 3.0GCN 3.0
Die Size 132 mm²366 mm²366 mm²
GPU Name GP107AntiguaAntigua
GPU Variant GP107-301-K1-A1Antigua XT (215-0877016)Antigua PRO (215-0877000)
Process Size 14 nm28 nm28 nm
Transistors 3,300 million5,000 million5,000 million

Memory

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
Bandwidth 84.10 GB/s182.4 GB/s176.0 GB/s
Memory Bus 96 bit256 bit256 bit
Memory Size 3072 MB4096 MB2048 MB
Memory Type GDDR5GDDR5GDDR5

Render Config

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
ROPs 323232
SM Count 6
Shading Units 76820481792
TMUs 48128112

Theoretical Performance

GTX 1050R9 380XR9 380
FP16 (half) performance 36.43 GFLOPS (1:64)3,973 GFLOPS (1:1)3,476 GFLOPS (1:1)
FP32 (float) performance 2,332 GFLOPS3,973 GFLOPS3,476 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance 72.86 GFLOPS (1:32)248.3 GFLOPS (1:16)217.3 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate 46.56 GPixel/s31.04 GPixel/s31.04 GPixel/s
Texture Rate 72.86 GTexel/s124.2 GTexel/s108.6 GTexel/s

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