NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
vs
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050

NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
GT 1030 GTX 1050 Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
Price $ 69.0 $ 129.0 60 (87%)
Year 2017 2018 1 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature C 65C
Max Fan Noise dB 45dB
Recommended Power Supply 380W 300W 80 (21%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-7700K @ 4.20GHz ($354.99) Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)
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 34.9 FPS 12.6 (56%)
Average 1440p Performance 15.9 FPS 25.1 FPS 9.2 (58%)
Average 4K Performance 9.0 FPS 14.6 FPS 5.6 (62%)
Memory 2 GB 3 GB 1 (50%)
1080p Cost Per Frame $ 3.5 $ 4.8 1.3 (37%)
1440p Cost Per Frame $ 5.0 $ 6.7 1.7 (34%)
4K Cost Per Frame $ 8.8 $ 11.6 2.8 (32%)
Overall Combination Score 66/100 66/100 0 (0%)
Our Verdict: The GTX 1050 is faster by 58% for 1440p gaming.

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
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
39.4
2019 Metro Exodus
8.9
17.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
25.0
30.4
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
12.3
17.2
2018 Final Fantasy XV
25.0
32.3
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
22.7
31.8
2018 Forza Horizon 4
22.0
33.4
2018 Fallout 76
25.0
38.3
2018 Hitman 2
20.0
29.4
2018 Just Cause 4
12.8
25.4
2018 Monster Hunter: World
13.8
27.3
2018 Battlefield V
19.0
38.3
2017 Dawn of War III
34.8
48.6
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
22.7
31.8
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
18.1
29.4
2017 Destiny 2
34.6
48.4
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
17.7
24.9
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
24.0
33.6
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
17.7
35.1
2017 For Honor
23.6
46.8
2017 Project CARS 2
16.7
33.1
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
20.3
40.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
18.6
26.1
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
19.1
26.6
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
19.4
27.1
2016 Doom
47.0
65.8
2016 F1 2016
31.6
44.2
2016 Hitman
33.2
46.4
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
28.8
40.3
2016 The Division
24.3
34.1
2016 Total War: Warhammer
26.9
37.6
2016 Battlefield 1
33.9
47.4
2016 Overwatch
33.6
52.0
2016 Dishonored 2
12.2
24.2
2015 DiRT Rally
38.4
53.9
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
21.0
29.4
2015 The Witcher 3
21.3
29.9
2015 Rocket League
69.0
136.5
2015 Need For Speed
19.1
37.8
2015 Project CARS
18.3
36.3
2013 Crysis 3
24.1
33.8
2013 Battlefield 4
28.4
39.8
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
47.3
93.6
2009 League of Legends
88.7
175.5

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
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
26.5
2019 Metro Exodus
6.9
13.7
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
15.0
15.7
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
5.0
9.8
2018 Final Fantasy XV
19.0
24.5
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
14.6
20.5
2018 Forza Horizon 4
18.0
27.9
2018 Fallout 76
16.0
27.5
2018 Hitman 2
13.0
19.6
2018 Just Cause 4
9.5
18.7
2018 Monster Hunter: World
9.7
19.1
2018 Battlefield V
17.0
27.5
2017 Dawn of War III
21.9
30.7
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
16.8
23.4
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
10.0
17.7
2017 Destiny 2
29.6
41.5
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
13.5
18.9
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
14.0
21.9
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
12.8
25.4
2017 For Honor
13.8
27.3
2017 Project CARS 2
11.8
23.4
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
18.3
36.3
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
17.3
24.3
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
12.9
18.0
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
17.9
25.1
2016 Doom
31.9
44.7
2016 F1 2016
24.7
34.5
2016 Hitman
23.6
33.1
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
19.6
27.5
2016 The Division
17.6
24.5
2016 Total War: Warhammer
18.9
26.5
2016 Battlefield 1
24.6
34.3
2016 Overwatch
23.1
35.9
2016 Dishonored 2
10.4
20.7
2015 DiRT Rally
26.8
37.6
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
14.6
20.5
2015 The Witcher 3
15.7
21.9
2015 Rocket League
29.5
58.5
2015 Need For Speed
14.8
29.3
2015 Project CARS
14.0
27.7
2013 Crysis 3
14.7
20.6
2013 Battlefield 4
18.5
25.9
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
39.4
78.0
2009 League of Legends
49.2
97.5

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NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
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
13.1
2019 Metro Exodus
4.3
8.6
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
11.2
15.7
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
6.9
9.7
2018 Final Fantasy XV
13.0
15.7
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
8.1
11.3
2018 Forza Horizon 4
12.0
18.9
2018 Fallout 76
9.0
14.7
2018 Hitman 2
8.0
11.8
2018 Just Cause 4
4.9
9.8
2018 Monster Hunter: World
4.6
9.2
2018 Battlefield V
10.0
14.1
2017 Dawn of War III
10.9
15.3
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
9.5
13.3
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
3.0
4.8
2017 Destiny 2
14.6
20.5
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
7.7
10.8
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
7.7
11.7
2017 Need For Speed: Payback
8.9
17.6
2017 For Honor
6.9
13.7
2017 Project CARS 2
9.9
19.5
2017 Forza Motorsport 7
15.4
30.4
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
6.5
9.2
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
12.7
17.8
2016 Doom
16.1
22.6
2016 F1 2016
14.4
20.2
2016 Total War: Warhammer
10.0
14.1
2016 Battlefield 1
13.2
18.5
2016 Overwatch
11.9
18.5
2016 Dishonored 2
8.3
16.4
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
6.9
9.7
2015 Rocket League
13.8
27.3
2015 Need For Speed
9.9
19.5
2015 Project CARS
9.9
19.5
2012 Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
35.5
70.2
2009 League of Legends
19.7
39.0

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.

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.

GT 1030 vs GTX 1050 Specifications Comparison

Board Design

GT 1030 GTX 1050
Board NumberPG110PG210 SKU 1
Length5.7 inches 145 mm5.7 inches 145 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power ConnectorsNoneNone
Slot WidthSingle-slotDual-slot
TDP30 W75 W

Clock Speeds

GT 1030 GTX 1050
Boost Clock1468 MHz1518 MHz
GPU Clock1228 MHz1392 MHz
Memory Clock1502 MHz 6008 MHz effective1752 MHz 7008 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GT 1030 GTX 1050
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x4PCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1000GeForce 1000
Launch Price79 USD109 USD
ProductionActiveActive
Release DateMay 17th, 2017Oct 25th, 2016

Graphics Features

GT 1030 GTX 1050
CUDA6.16.1
DirectX12.0 (12_1)12.0 (12_1)
OpenCL1.21.2
OpenGL4.64.6
Shader Model6.16.1
Vulkan1.1.821.1.82

Graphics Processor

GT 1030 GTX 1050
ArchitecturePascalPascal
Die Size74 mm²132 mm²
GPU NameGP108GP107
GPU VariantGP108-300-A1GP107-301-K1-A1
Process Size14 nm14 nm
Transistors1,800 million3,300 million

Memory

GT 1030 GTX 1050
Bandwidth48.06 GB/s84.10 GB/s
Memory Bus64 bit96 bit
Memory Size2048 MB3072 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5GDDR5

Render Config

GT 1030 GTX 1050
ROPs1632
SM Count36
Shading Units384768
TMUs2448

Theoretical Performance

GT 1030 GTX 1050
FP16 (half) performance17.62 GFLOPS (1:64)36.43 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance1,127 GFLOPS2,332 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance35.23 GFLOPS (1:32)72.86 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate23.49 GPixel/s46.56 GPixel/s
Texture Rate35.23 GTexel/s72.86 GTexel/s

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