NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
vs
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030

GTX 1050 GT 1030 Difference
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
Price $ 124 $ 59 65 (71%)
Year 2018 2017 1 (0%)
Maximum Recorded Temperature 65C C
Max Fan Noise 45dB dB
Recommended Power Supply 300W 380W 80 (24%)
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89) 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 37 FPS 26 FPS 11 (35%)
Average 1440p Performance 26 FPS 18 FPS 7.9 (36%)
Average 4K Performance 15 FPS 10 FPS 4.3 (35%)
Memory 3 GB 2 GB 1 (40%)
Overall Combination Score 68/100 66/100 2 (3%)

Our Verdict: The GTX 1050 is faster by 43% for 1440p gaming. The price/performance ratio is much better for GT 1030 .

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
17
12
2018 Battlefield V
38
19
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
30
25
2018 Fallout 76
38
25
2018 Final Fantasy XV
32
25
2018 Forza Horizon 4
33
22
2018 Hitman 2
29
20
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
32
23
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
29
18
2017 Dawn of War III
49
35
2017 Destiny 2
48
35
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
34
24
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
32
23
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
25
18
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
26
19
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
27
19
2016 Battlefield 1
47
34
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
27
19
2016 Doom
66
47
2016 F1 2016
44
32
2016 Hitman
46
33
2016 Overwatch
52
34
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
40
29
2016 The Division
34
24
2016 Total War: Warhammer
38
27
2015 DiRT Rally
54
38
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
29
21
2015 The Witcher 3
30
21
2013 Battlefield 4
40
28
2013 Crysis 3
34
24

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
10
5
2018 Battlefield V
28
17
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
16
15
2018 Fallout 76
28
16
2018 Final Fantasy XV
25
19
2018 Forza Horizon 4
28
18
2018 Hitman 2
20
13
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
21
15
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
18
10
2017 Dawn of War III
31
22
2017 Destiny 2
42
30
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
22
14
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
23
17
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
19
14
2016 Ashes of the Singularity
24
17
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
25
18
2016 Battlefield 1
34
25
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
18
13
2016 Doom
45
32
2016 F1 2016
35
25
2016 Hitman
33
24
2016 Overwatch
36
23
2016 Rise of the Tomb Raider
28
20
2016 The Division
25
18
2016 Total War: Warhammer
27
19
2015 DiRT Rally
38
27
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
21
15
2015 The Witcher 3
22
16
2013 Battlefield 4
26
19
2013 Crysis 3
21
15

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030
Year Game Frames Per Second
2018 Assassin's Creed Odyssey
10
7
2018 Battlefield V
14
10
2018 Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
16
11
2018 Fallout 76
15
9
2018 Final Fantasy XV
16
13
2018 Forza Horizon 4
19
12
2018 Hitman 2
12
8
2018 Shadow of the Tomb Raider
11
8
2017 Assassin's Creed Origins
5
3
2017 Dawn of War III
15
11
2017 Destiny 2
21
15
2017 Fortnite Battle Royale
12
8
2017 Ghost Recon Wildlands
13
10
2017 PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
11
8
2016 Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation
18
13
2016 Battlefield 1
19
13
2016 Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
9
7
2016 Doom
23
16
2016 F1 2016
20
14
2016 Overwatch
19
12
2016 Total War: Warhammer
14
10
2015 Grand Theft Auto V
10
7

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 / Core i7-8700K

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. View Current Price List

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

GTX 1050 vs GT 1030 Specifications Comparison

Board Design

GTX 1050 GT 1030
Board NumberPG210 SKU 1PG110
Length5.7 inches 145 mm5.7 inches 145 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort1x DVI1x HDMI
Power ConnectorsNoneNone
Slot WidthDual-slotSingle-slot
TDP75 W30 W

Clock Speeds

GTX 1050 GT 1030
Boost Clock1518 MHz1468 MHz
GPU Clock1392 MHz1228 MHz
Memory Clock1752 MHz 7008 MHz effective1502 MHz 6008 MHz effective

Graphics Card

GTX 1050 GT 1030
Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16PCIe 3.0 x4
GenerationGeForce 1000GeForce 1000
Launch Price109 USD79 USD
ProductionActiveActive
Release DateOct 25th, 2016May 17th, 2017

Graphics Features

GTX 1050 GT 1030
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

GTX 1050 GT 1030
ArchitecturePascalPascal
Die Size132 mm²74 mm²
GPU NameGP107GP108
GPU VariantGP107-301-K1-A1GP108-300-A1
Process Size14 nm14 nm
Transistors3,300 million1,800 million

Memory

GTX 1050 GT 1030
Bandwidth84.10 GB/s48.06 GB/s
Memory Bus96 bit64 bit
Memory Size3072 MB2048 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5GDDR5

Render Config

GTX 1050 GT 1030
ROPs3216
SM Count63
Shading Units768384
TMUs4824

Theoretical Performance

GTX 1050 GT 1030
FP16 (half) performance36.43 GFLOPS (1:64)17.62 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance2,332 GFLOPS1,127 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance72.86 GFLOPS (1:32)35.23 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate46.56 GPixel/s23.49 GPixel/s
Texture Rate72.86 GTexel/s35.23 GTexel/s