NVIDIA GeForce GT 430: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GT 430

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GT 430 sales 11 October 2010 at a recommended price of $79 . This is Fermi architecture desktop card based on 40 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 1 GB of GDDR3 memory clocked at 800 - 900 MHz (1600 - 1800 data rate) are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 25.6 - 28.8 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is 2-slot card attached via PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. Its manufacturer default version has a length of 5.7" (14.5 cm). No additional power connector is required, and power consumption is at 49 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 5.23 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of GeForce GT 430's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Perfomance to price
43.02
 
Architecture
Fermi
 
Code name
GF108
 
Type
Desktop
 
Release date
11 October 2010
 
Launch price (MSRP)
$79
 
of 14999 (Quadro Plex 7000)
Price
$35.99
 
of 4762.99 (Quadro P6000)

Technical specs

GeForce GT 430's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GT 430's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
96
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
CUDA cores per GPU
96
 
Core clock speed
1400 MHz
 
Transistor count
585 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
40 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
49 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Maximum GPU temperature
98 °C
 
Texture fill rate
11.2 billion/sec
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
268.8 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GT 430's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For desktop video cards it's interface and bus (motherboard compatibility), additional power connectors (power supply compatibility).
Bus support
PCI-E 2.0 x 16
 
Interface
PCIe 2.0 x16
 
Length
5.7" (14.5 cm)
 
Height
2.713" (6.9 cm)
 
Width
2-slot
 
Supplementary power connectors
None
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GT 430: its type, size, bus, clock and resulting bandwidth. Note that GPUs integrated into processors don't have dedicated memory and use a shared part of system RAM.
Memory type
GDDR3
 
Maximum RAM amount
1 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
800 - 900 MHz (1600 - 1800 data rate)
 
of 11408 (TITAN Xp)
Memory bandwidth
25.6 - 28.8 GB/s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GT 430.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA
 
Display Connectors
HDMIVGA (optional)Mini HDMIDual Link DVI
 
HDMI
+
 
Maximum VGA resolution
2048x1536
 
Audio input for HDMI
Internal
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GT 430. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
+
 
CUDA
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GT 430, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
11
 
OpenGL
4.2
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GT 430. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
5.14
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
84668.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
1003.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
1675.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
7878.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
769.14
 
 
Passmark
659
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics Score
720
 
 
Octane Render OctaneBench
3
 
 

Mining hashrate

Cryptocurrency mining performance of GeForce GT 430. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
17 Mh/s
 
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GT 430 performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GT 430 from AMD is Radeon HD 5750, which is faster by 1% and higher by 3 positions in our rating.

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