NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
vs
AMD Radeon RX 560

NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon RX 560
GT 1030 RX 560 Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 AMD Radeon RX 560
Price $ 69.0 $ 99.0 30 (43%)
Year 2017 2017 0 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature C 62C
Max Fan Noise dB 41.7dB
Recommended Power Supply 380W 425W 45 (12%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99)
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 23.8 FPS 33.3 FPS 9.5 (40%)
Average 1440p Performance 16.9 FPS 23.6 FPS 6.7 (40%)
Average 4K Performance 9.7 FPS 13.9 FPS 4.2 (43%)
Memory 2 GB 4 GB 2 (100%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.3 $ 3.0 0.3 (9%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 4.7 $ 4.2 0.5 (11%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 8.1 $ 7.1 1 (12%)
Overall Combination Score 66/100 66/100 0 (0%)
Our Verdict: The RX 560 is faster by 40% for 1440p gaming.

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon RX 560
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
25.0
36.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
12.3
18.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
25.0
33.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
22.7
27.0
2018 Forza Horizon 4
22.0
29.0
2018 Fallout 76
25.0
32.0
2018 Hitman 2
20.0
25.0
2018 Just Cause 4
12.8
22.0
2018 Monster Hunter: World
13.8
23.7
2018 Battlefield V
19.0
43.0
2017 Dawn of War III
34.8
45.1
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
22.7
29.5
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
18.1
27.0
2017 Destiny 2
34.6
49.5
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
17.7
23.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
24.0
31.2
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
24.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
19.1
24.7
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
19.4
25.2
2016 Doom
47.0
61.0
2016 F1 2016
31.6
41.0
2016 Hitman
33.2
43.1
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
28.8
37.3
2016 The Division
24.3
31.6
2016 Total War: Warhammer
26.9
35.0
2016 Battlefield 1
33.9
44.0
2016 Overwatch
33.6
45.5
2016 Dishonored 2
12.2
21.0
2015 DiRT Rally
38.4
49.9
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
21.0
27.2
2015 The Witcher 3
21.3
27.7
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
31.4
2013 Battlefield 4
28.4
36.8
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 RX 560
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
15.0
22.0
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
5.0
6.0
2018 Final Fantasy XV
19.0
25.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
14.6
17.1
2018 Forza Horizon 4
18.0
25.0
2018 Fallout 76
16.0
17.0
2018 Hitman 2
13.0
16.0
2018 Just Cause 4
9.5
16.3
2018 Monster Hunter: World
9.7
16.6
2018 Battlefield V
17.0
26.0
2017 Dawn of War III
21.9
28.5
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
16.8
21.9
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
10.0
18.0
2017 Destiny 2
29.6
42.3
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
13.5
17.5
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
14.0
18.9
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 Ashes of the Singularity
17.3
22.5
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
12.9
16.8
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
17.9
23.2
2016 Doom
31.9
41.4
2016 F1 2016
24.7
32.0
2016 Hitman
23.6
30.7
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
19.6
25.5
2016 The Division
17.6
22.8
2016 Total War: Warhammer
18.9
24.5
2016 Battlefield 1
24.6
32.0
2016 Overwatch
23.1
31.5
2016 Dishonored 2
10.4
18.0
2015 DiRT Rally
26.8
34.8
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
14.6
19.0
2015 The Witcher 3
15.7
20.4
2015 Rocket League
29.5
50.8
2015 Need For Speed
14.8
25.4
2015 Project CARS
14.0
24.1
2013 Crysis 3
14.7
19.1
2013 Battlefield 4
18.5
24.0
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 RX 560
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
11.2
16.2
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
6.9
9.9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
13.0
16.0
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
8.1
9.9
2018 Forza Horizon 4
12.0
16.0
2018 Fallout 76
9.0
9.0
2018 Hitman 2
8.0
10.0
2018 Just Cause 4
4.9
8.5
2018 Monster Hunter: World
4.6
8.0
2018 Battlefield V
10.0
14.4
2017 Dawn of War III
10.9
14.1
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
9.5
12.3
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
3.0
8.0
2017 Destiny 2
14.6
20.7
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
7.7
10.0
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
7.7
10.5
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 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
6.5
8.5
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
12.7
16.5
2016 Doom
16.1
21.0
2016 F1 2016
14.4
18.7
2016 Total War: Warhammer
10.0
13.0
2016 Battlefield 1
13.2
17.2
2016 Overwatch
11.9
16.1
2016 Dishonored 2
8.3
14.2
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
6.9
9.0
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 RX 560 / Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz

The RX 560 is more suitable for budget PC builds and less demanding games. The price/performance ratio is excellent for RX 560 against the competition in budget graphics cards. The RX 560 's power requirements are reasonable and it is very efficient compared to the competition. With regards to max load temperature, the RX 560 's cooling is excellent at keeping it cool and under control. With current 4096 MB RAM, the RX 560 can have very few memory-related bottlenecks in more modern games.

GT 1030 vs RX 560 Specifications Comparison

Board Design

GT 1030 RX 560
Board NumberPG110C994
Length5.7 inches 145 mm6.7 inches 170 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power ConnectorsNoneNone
Slot WidthSingle-slotDual-slot
TDP30 W75 W

Clock Speeds

GT 1030 RX 560
Boost Clock1468 MHz1275 MHz
GPU Clock1228 MHz1175 MHz
Memory Clock1502 MHz 6008 MHz effective1750 MHz 7000 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GT 1030 RX 560
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x4PCIe 3.0 x8
GenerationGeForce 1000Polaris (RX 500)
Launch Price79 USD99 USD
ProductionActiveActive
Release DateMay 17th, 2017Apr 18th, 2017

Graphics Features

GT 1030 RX 560
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_0)
OpenCL1.22
OpenGL4.64.5
Shader Model6.16
Vulkan1.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

GT 1030 RX 560
ArchitecturePascalGCN 4.0
Die Size74 mm²123 mm²
GPU NameGP108Polaris 21
GPU VariantGP108-300-A1Polaris 21 XT (215-0908004)
Process Size14 nm14 nm
Transistors1,800 million3,000 million

Memory

GT 1030 RX 560
Bandwidth48.06 GB/s112.0 GB/s
Memory Bus64 bit128 bit
Memory Size2048 MB4096 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5GDDR5

Render Config

GT 1030 RX 560
ROPs1616
Shading Units3841024
TMUs2464

Theoretical Performance

GT 1030 RX 560
FP16 (half) performance17.62 GFLOPS (1:64)2,611 GFLOPS (1:1)
FP32 (float) performance1,127 GFLOPS2,611 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance35.23 GFLOPS (1:32)163.2 GFLOPS (1:16)
Pixel Rate23.49 GPixel/s20.40 GPixel/s
Texture Rate35.23 GTexel/s81.60 GTexel/s

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