NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
vs
AMD Radeon R7 370

NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R7 370
GT 1030 R7 370 Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 AMD Radeon R7 370
Price $ 69.0 $ 203.0 134 (194%)
Year 2017 2015 2 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature C 69C
Max Fan Noise dB 56.3dB
Recommended Power Supply 380W 460W 80 (21%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz ($306.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0.0 FPS +0.0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0.0% 0.0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 22.3 FPS 31.0 FPS 8.7 (39%)
Average 1440p Performance 15.9 FPS 20.7 FPS 4.8 (30%)
Average 4K Performance 9.0 FPS 13.0 FPS 4 (44%)
Memory 2 GB 2 GB 0 (0%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.5 $ 4.8 1.3 (37%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 5.0 $ 7.2 2.2 (44%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 8.8 $ 11.5 2.7 (31%)
Overall Combination Score 66/100 62/100 4 (6%)
Our Verdict: The R7 370 is faster by 30% for 1440p gaming. The price/performance ratio is much better for GT 1030 .

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R7 370
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
9.0
27.0
2019 Anthem
5.8
17.4
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
8.5
25.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
19.9
34.2
2019 Metro Exodus
8.9
15.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
22.0
25.0
2018 Fallout 76
25.0
29.0
2018 Hitman 2
20.0
23.0
2018 Just Cause 4
12.8
22.0
2018 Monster Hunter: World
13.8
23.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
17.7
37.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
24.0
25.2
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
17.7
30.5
2017 For Honor
23.6
40.7
2017 Project CARS 2
16.7
28.8
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
20.3
34.9
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
18.6
20.1
2016 Hitman
33.2
29.1
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
28.8
29.9
2016 The Division
24.3
27.6
2016 Overwatch
33.6
39.2
2016 Dishonored 2
12.2
21.0
2015 DiRT Rally
38.4
52.5
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
21.0
28.4
2015 The Witcher 3
21.3
23.9
2015 Rocket League
69.0
118.7
2015 Need For Speed
19.1
32.9
2015 Project CARS
18.3
31.5
2013 Crysis 3
24.1
29.0
2013 Battlefield 4
28.4
40.4
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
47.3
81.4
2009 League of Legends
88.7
152.6

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R7 370
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
6.7
20.1
2019 Anthem
4.6
13.8
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
6.6
19.8
2019 Resident Evil 2
13.4
23.1
2019 Metro Exodus
6.9
11.9
2018 Forza Horizon 4
18.0
21.0
2018 Hitman 2
13.0
15.0
2018 Just Cause 4
9.5
16.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
9.7
16.6
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
13.5
28.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
14.0
16.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
12.8
22.0
2017 For Honor
13.8
23.7
2017 Project CARS 2
11.8
20.3
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
18.3
31.5
2016 Overwatch
23.1
27.3
2016 Dishonored 2
10.4
18.0
2015 Rocket League
29.5
50.8
2015 Need For Speed
14.8
25.4
2015 Project CARS
14.0
24.1
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
39.4
67.8
2009 League of Legends
49.2
84.8

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon R7 370
Year Game Frames Per Second
2019 Apex Legends
4.0
12.0
2019 Anthem
2.5
7.5
2019 Far Cry New Dawn
3.5
10.5
2019 Resident Evil 2
6.6
11.4
2019 Metro Exodus
4.3
7.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
12.0
14.0
2018 Hitman 2
8.0
9.0
2018 Just Cause 4
4.9
8.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
4.6
8.0
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
7.7
16.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
7.7
9.1
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
8.9
15.3
2017 For Honor
6.9
11.9
2017 Project CARS 2
9.9
17.0
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
15.4
26.4
2016 Overwatch
11.9
14.0
2016 Dishonored 2
8.3
14.2
2015 Rocket League
13.8
23.7
2015 Need For Speed
9.9
17.0
2015 Project CARS
9.9
17.0
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
35.5
61.0
2009 League of Legends
19.7
33.9

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 R7 370 / Core i7-4790K @ 4.00GHz

The R7 370 is more suitable for budget PC builds and less demanding games. The price/performance ratio is excellent for R7 370 against the competition in budget graphics cards. With current 2048 MB RAM, the R7 370 can have serious memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games. With current 2048 MB RAM, the R7 370 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

GT 1030 vs R7 370 Specifications Comparison

Board Design

GT 1030 R7 370
Board NumberPG110C631, C634
Length5.7 inches 145 mm6 inches 152 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI2x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power ConnectorsNone1x 6-pin
Slot WidthSingle-slotDual-slot
TDP30 W110 W

Clock Speeds

GT 1030 R7 370
Boost Clock1468 MHz975 MHz
GPU Clock1228 MHz925 MHz
Memory Clock1502 MHz 6008 MHz effective1400 MHz 5600 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GT 1030 R7 370
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x4PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1000Pirate Islands (R7 300)
Launch Price79 USD149 USD
ProductionActiveActive
Release DateMay 17th, 2017Jun 18th, 2015

Graphics Features

GT 1030 R7 370
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (11_1)
OpenCL1.21.2
OpenGL4.64.5
Shader Model6.15.1
Vulkan1.1.821.1.77

Graphics Processor

GT 1030 R7 370
ArchitecturePascalGCN 1.0
Die Size74 mm²212 mm²
GPU NameGP108Trinidad
GPU VariantGP108-300-A1Trinidad PRO (215-0870020)
Process Size14 nm28 nm
Transistors1,800 million2,800 million

Memory

GT 1030 R7 370
Bandwidth48.06 GB/s179.2 GB/s
Memory Bus64 bit256 bit
Memory Size2048 MB2048 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5GDDR5

Render Config

GT 1030 R7 370
ROPs1632
Shading Units3841024
TMUs2464

Theoretical Performance

GT 1030 R7 370
FP32 (float) performance1,127 GFLOPS1,997 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance35.23 GFLOPS (1:32)124.8 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate23.49 GPixel/s31.20 GPixel/s
Texture Rate35.23 GTexel/s62.40 GTexel/s

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