NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
vs
AMD Radeon RX 560

GT 1030 RX 560 Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 AMD Radeon RX 560
Price $ 59 $ 104 45 (55%)
Year 2017 2017 0 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature C 62C
Max Fan Noise dB 42dB
Recommended Power Supply 380W 425W 45 (11%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99)
CPU Impact on FPS +0 FPS +0 FPS 0 (0%)
CPU Impact on FPS % 0% 0% 0 (0%)
Benchmark Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings Ultra Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 26 FPS 35 FPS 8.8 (29%)
Average 1440p Performance 18 FPS 24 FPS 5.8 (27%)
Average 4K Performance 10 FPS 14 FPS 3.3 (28%)
Memory 2 GB 4 GB 2 (67%)
Overall Combination Score 66/100 66/100 0 (0%)

Our Verdict: The RX 560 is faster by 32% for 1440p gaming. The price/performance ratio is much better for GT 1030 .

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon RX 560
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
12
18
2018 Battlefield V
19
43
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
25
36
2018 Fallout 76
25
32
2018 Final Fantasy XV
25
33
2018 Forza Horizon 4
22
29
2018 Hitman 2
20
25
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
23
27
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
18
27
2017 Dawn of War III
35
45
2017 Destiny 2
35
50
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
24
31
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
23
30
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
18
23
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
19
24
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
19
25
2016 Battlefield 1
34
44
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
19
25
2016 Doom
47
61
2016 F1 2016
32
41
2016 Hitman
33
43
2016 Overwatch
34
46
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
29
37
2016 The Division
24
32
2016 Total War: Warhammer
27
35
2015 DiRT Rally
38
50
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
21
27
2015 The Witcher 3
21
28
2013 Battlefield 4
28
37
2013 Crysis 3
24
31

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon RX 560
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
5
6
2018 Battlefield V
17
26
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
15
22
2018 Fallout 76
16
17
2018 Final Fantasy XV
19
25
2018 Forza Horizon 4
18
25
2018 Hitman 2
13
16
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
15
17
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
10
18
2017 Dawn of War III
22
29
2017 Destiny 2
30
42
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
14
19
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
17
22
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
14
18
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
17
23
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
18
23
2016 Battlefield 1
25
32
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
13
17
2016 Doom
32
41
2016 F1 2016
25
32
2016 Hitman
24
31
2016 Overwatch
23
32
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
20
26
2016 The Division
18
23
2016 Total War: Warhammer
19
25
2015 DiRT Rally
27
35
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
15
19
2015 The Witcher 3
16
20
2013 Battlefield 4
19
24
2013 Crysis 3
15
19

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
AMD Radeon RX 560
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
7
10
2018 Battlefield V
10
14
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
11
16
2018 Fallout 76
9
9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
13
16
2018 Forza Horizon 4
12
16
2018 Hitman 2
8
10
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
8
10
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
3
8
2017 Dawn of War III
11
14
2017 Destiny 2
15
21
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
8
11
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
10
12
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
8
10
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
13
17
2016 Battlefield 1
13
17
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
7
9
2016 Doom
16
21
2016 F1 2016
14
19
2016 Overwatch
12
16
2016 Total War: Warhammer
10
13
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
7
9

NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 / Core i7-7700K

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. View Current Price List

AMD Radeon RX 560 / Core i7-7700K

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. View Current Price List

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