GTX 1050 with Core i7-8700K benchmarks at High Quality quality settings

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.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050
Price $ 124 5/5 Excellent
Year 2018 5/5 Excellent
Series GTX 1050
Maximum Recorded Temperature 65C 5/5 Excellent
Max Fan Noise 45dB 4/5 Very Good
Recommended Power Supply 300W 5/5 Excellent
Benchmark CPU Intel Core i7-8700K @ 3.70GHz ($369.89)
CPU Impact on FPS + 0 FPS 5/5 Excellent
CPU Impact on FPS % 0%
Benchmark Quality Settings High Quality Settings
Average 1080p Performance 72 FPS 5/5 Excellent
Average 1440p Performance 45 FPS 3/5 Good
Average 4K Performance 24 FPS 1/5 Weak
Memory 3 GB 3/5 Good
Overall Combination Score 82/100 Excellent
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GTX 1050 Specifications

Board Design

Board NumberPG210 SKU 1
Length5.7 inches 145 mm
Outputs1x DVI1x HDMI1x DisplayPort
Power ConnectorsNone
Slot WidthDual-slot

Clock Speeds

Boost Clock1518 MHz
GPU Clock1392 MHz
Memory Clock1752 MHz 7008 MHz effective

Graphics Card

Bus InterfacePCIe 3.0 x16
GenerationGeForce 1000
Launch Price109 USD
Release DateOct 25th, 2016

Graphics Features

DirectX12.0 (12_1)
Shader Model6.1

Graphics Processor

Die Size132 mm²
GPU NameGP107
GPU VariantGP107-301-K1-A1
Process Size14 nm
Transistors3,300 million


Bandwidth84.10 GB/s
Memory Bus96 bit
Memory Size3072 MB
Memory TypeGDDR5

Render Config

SM Count6
Shading Units768

Theoretical Performance

FP16 (half) performance36.43 GFLOPS (1:64)
FP32 (float) performance2,332 GFLOPS
FP64 (double) performance72.86 GFLOPS (1:32)
Pixel Rate46.56 GPixel/s
Texture Rate72.86 GTexel/s

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