Compare GTX 1050 vs GT 1030 vs R9 380X Benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R9 380X
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030AMD Radeon R9 380X
Price $ 124$ 59$ 449
Year 201820172015
Maximum Recorded Temperature 65CC71C
Max Fan Noise 45dBdB41dB
Recommended Power Supply 300W380W540W
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99)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 FPS24 FPS48 FPS
Average 1440p Performance 26 FPS17 FPS34 FPS
Average 4K Performance 15 FPS10 FPS23 FPS
Memory 3 GB2 GB4 GB
Overall Combination Score 68/10066/10059/100

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R9 380X
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
33
22
40
2018 Fallout 76
38
25
46
2018 Hitman 2
29
20
36
2018 Just Cause 4
25
13
34
2018 Monster Hunter: World
27
14
37
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
25
18
32
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
34
24
40
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
35
18
48
2017 For Honor
47
24
64
2017 Project CARS 2
33
17
45
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
40
20
55
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
26
19
33
2016 Hitman
46
33
56
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
40
29
48
2016 The Division
34
24
41
2016 Overwatch
52
34
62
2016 Dishonored 2
24
12
33
2015 DiRT Rally
54
38
68
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
29
21
38
2015 The Witcher 3
30
21
38
2015 Total War: Attila
34
2015 Rocket League
137
69
185
2015 Need For Speed
38
19
51
2015 Project CARS
36
18
49
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
49
2014 GRID Autosport
74
2014 Shadow of Mordor
66
2014 The Talos Principle
66
2013 Crysis 3
34
24
44
2013 Battlefield 4
40
28
52
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
94
47
127
2009 League of Legends
176
89
238

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R9 380X
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
28
18
33
2018 Hitman 2
20
13
23
2018 Just Cause 4
19
10
25
2018 Monster Hunter: World
19
10
26
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
19
14
25
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
22
14
26
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
25
13
34
2017 For Honor
27
14
37
2017 Project CARS 2
23
12
32
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
36
18
49
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
24
17
30
2016 Hitman
33
24
42
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
28
20
32
2016 The Division
25
18
31
2016 Overwatch
36
23
43
2016 Dishonored 2
21
10
28
2015 DiRT Rally
38
27
48
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
21
15
27
2015 The Witcher 3
22
16
29
2015 Total War: Attila
23
2015 Rocket League
59
30
79
2015 Need For Speed
29
15
40
2015 Project CARS
28
14
38
2014 Dragon Age: Inquisition
33
2014 GRID Autosport
55
2014 Shadow of Mordor
44
2014 The Talos Principle
49
2013 Crysis 3
21
15
27
2013 Battlefield 4
26
19
34
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
78
39
106
2009 League of Legends
98
49
132

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R9 380X
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Forza Horizon 4
19
12
22
2018 Hitman 2
12
8
14
2018 Just Cause 4
10
5
13
2018 Monster Hunter: World
9
5
12
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
11
8
14
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
12
8
14
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
18
9
24
2017 For Honor
14
7
19
2017 Project CARS 2
20
10
26
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
30
15
41
2016 The Division
41
2016 Overwatch
19
12
22
2016 Dishonored 2
16
8
22
2015 Rocket League
27
14
37
2015 Need For Speed
20
10
26
2015 Project CARS
20
10
26
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
70
36
95
2009 League of Legends
39
20
53

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.

NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 / Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz

The GT 1030 is more suitable for budget PC builds and less demanding games. With current 2048 MB RAM, the GT 1030 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. The GT 1030 's power requirements are reasonable and it is very efficient compared to the competition. With current 2048 MB RAM, the GT 1030 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.

Board Design

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
Board Number PG210 SKU 1PG110C766, C784
Length 5.7 inches 145 mm5.7 inches 145 mm8.7 inches 221 mm
Outputs 1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort1x DVI1x HDMI2x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power Connectors NoneNone2x 6-pin
Slot Width Dual-slotSingle-slotDual-slot
TDP 75 W30 W190 W

Clock Speeds

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
Boost Clock 1518 MHz1468 MHz
GPU Clock 1392 MHz1228 MHz970 MHz
Memory Clock 1752 MHz 7008 MHz effective1502 MHz 6008 MHz effective1425 MHz 5700 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
Bus Interface PCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x4PCIe 3.0 x16
Generation GeForce 1000GeForce 1000Pirate Islands (R9 300)
Launch Price 109 USD79 USD229 USD
Production ActiveActiveActive
Release Date Oct 25th, 2016May 17th, 2017Nov 19th, 2015

Graphics Features

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
CUDA 6.16.1
DirectX 12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL 1.21.22
OpenGL 4.64.64.5
Shader Model 6.16.16
Vulkan 1.1.821.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
Architecture PascalPascalGCN 3.0
Die Size 132 mm²74 mm²366 mm²
GPU Name GP107GP108Antigua
GPU Variant GP107-301-K1-A1GP108-300-A1Antigua XT (215-0877016)
Process Size 14 nm14 nm28 nm
Transistors 3,300 million1,800 million5,000 million

Memory

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
Bandwidth 84.10 GB/s48.06 GB/s182.4 GB/s
Memory Bus 96 bit64 bit256 bit
Memory Size 3072 MB2048 MB4096 MB
Memory Type GDDR5GDDR5GDDR5

Render Config

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
ROPs 321632
SM Count 63
Shading Units 7683842048
TMUs 4824128

Theoretical Performance

GTX 1050GT 1030R9 380X
FP16 (half) performance 36.43 GFLOPS (1:64)17.62 GFLOPS (1:64)3,973 GFLOPS (1:1)
FP32 (float) performance 2,332 GFLOPS1,127 GFLOPS3,973 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance 72.86 GFLOPS (1:32)35.23 GFLOPS (1:32)248.3 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate 46.56 GPixel/s23.49 GPixel/s31.04 GPixel/s
Texture Rate 72.86 GTexel/s35.23 GTexel/s124.2 GTexel/s

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