NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile: specs and benchmarks

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile

Summary

NVIDIA started GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile sales 1 February 2017. This is Pascal architecture notebook card based on 16 nm manufacturing process and primarily aimed at gamers. 4 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 7.01 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 112.1 GB/s.

Compatibility-wise, this is card attached via PCIe 3.0 x16 interface. Power consumption is at 75 Watt.

It provides poor gaming and benchmark performance at 23.32 percent of a leader's which is AMD Radeon R9 390 X2.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
GP106
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
1 February 2017
 

Technical specs

GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
640
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Core clock speed
1354 MHz
 
Boost Clock
1493 MHz
 
Transistor count
4,400 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
of 12
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Texture fill rate
59.72
 
of 512 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Floating-point performance
1,911 gflops
 
of 16384 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile's compatibility with other computer components. Useful when choosing a future computer configuration or upgrading an existing one. For notebook video cards it's notebook size, connection slot and bus, if the video card is inserted into a slot instead of being soldered to the notebook motherboard.
Laptop size
large
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 

Memory specs

Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile: 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
GDDR5
 
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
of 32
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Memory clock speed
7008 MHz
 
Memory bandwidth
112.1 GB/s
 
of 1024 (FirePro S9300 X2)
Shared memory
-
 

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
G-SYNC support
+
 

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
Multi-Projection
+
 
Multi Monitor
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12_1
 
Vulkan
+
 

Video card benchmarks performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
22.09
 
 
3DMark Ice Storm GPU
286646.00
 
 
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
37907.50
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Score
5445.00
 
 
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
6041.00
 
 
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
7712.00
 
 
3DMark Vantage Performance
26560.00
 
 
Unigine Heaven 3.0
78.30
 
 

Game benchmarks (in FPS)

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS, while overall gaming performance is a number in 0-100 range, and the older the game, the less impact it has on the overall grade.
Overall gaming performance
0.71
 
 
Games can run, %
At minimum settings
97.1
At recommended settings
80.65
Games benchmarked by notebookcheck.net
Far Cry 5 (2018)
low / 720p
72.00
 
medium / 1080p
38.00
 
high / 1080p
35.00
 
ultra / 1080p
32.00
 
4k / 2160p
11.00
 
Fortnite (2018)
low / 720p
184.00
 
medium / 1080p
131.50
 
high / 1080p
51.05
 
ultra / 1080p
39.35
 
4k / 2160p
9.80
 
Kingdom Come: Deliverance (2018)
low / 720p
83.60
 
medium / 1080p
39.50
 
high / 1080p
32.15
 
ultra / 1080p
23.65
 
4k / 2160p
6.50
 
Ark Survival Evolved (2017)
low / 720p
76.00
 
medium / 1080p
24.30
 
high / 1080p
16.50
 
Assassin´s Creed Origins (2017)
low / 720p
60.50
 
medium / 1080p
35.00
 
high / 1080p
28.50
 
ultra / 1080p
22.00
 
4k / 2160p
10.00
 
Destiny 2 (2017)
low / 720p
99.40
 
medium / 1080p
56.40
 
high / 1080p
50.40
 
ultra / 1080p
39.50
 
4k / 2160p
9.50
 
Ghost Recon Wildlands (2017)
low / 720p
81.80
 
medium / 1080p
36.00
 
high / 1080p
32.60
 
ultra / 1080p
16.70
 
Mass Effect Andromeda (2017)
low / 720p
85.85
 
medium / 1080p
42.65
 
high / 1080p
25.50
 
ultra / 1080p
22.20
 
Playerunknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) (2017)
low / 720p
87.00
 
medium / 1080p
39.60
 
high / 1080p
34.50
 
ultra / 1080p
24.20
 
Resident Evil 7 (2017)
low / 720p
220.15
 
medium / 1080p
99.20
 
high / 1080p
57.10
 
ultra / 1080p
21.70
 
Star Wars Battlefront 2 (2017)
low / 720p
120.00
 
medium / 1080p
49.80
 
high / 1080p
43.20
 
ultra / 1080p
35.20
 
4k / 2160p
5.40
 
Battlefield 1 (BF1) (2016)
low / 720p
121.40
 
medium / 768p
101.70
 
high / 1080p
49.90
 
ultra / 1080p
44.40
 
Civilization VI (2016)
low / 768p
69.90
 
medium / 768p
57.35
 
high / 1080p
42.40
 
ultra / 1080p
34.00
 
Deus Ex Mankind Divided (2016)
low / 720p
73.00
 
medium / 768p
56.45
 
high / 1080p
30.90
 
ultra / 1080p
15.30
 
Dishonored 2 (2016)
low / 720p
76.00
 
medium / 768p
66.00
 
high / 1080p
37.40
 
ultra / 1080p
32.70
 
Doom (2016)
low / 720p
103.30
 
medium / 768p
76.75
 
high / 1080p
49.85
 
ultra / 1080p
48.00
 
4k / 2160p
16.85
 
Far Cry Primal (2016)
low / 720p
94.50
 
medium / 1080p
48.00
 
high / 1080p
42.00
 
ultra / 1080p
30.50
 
Overwatch (2016)
low / 720p
290.20
 
medium / 768p
122.90
 
high / 1080p
92.20
 
ultra / 1080p
55.50
 
4k / 2160p
29.05
 
Rise of the Tomb Raider (2016)
low / 768p
110.25
 
medium / 768p
68.90
 
high / 1080p
38.40
 
ultra / 1080p
32.00
 
4k / 2160p
12.90
 
The Division (2016)
medium / 768p
70.00
 
high / 1080p
33.20
 
ultra / 1080p
25.40
 
Titanfall 2 (2016)
low / 720p
141.30
 
medium / 768p
110.50
 
high / 1080p
53.40
 
ultra / 1080p
48.40
 
Watch Dogs 2 (2016)
low / 720p
72.00
 
medium / 768p
61.20
 
high / 1080p
32.00
 
ultra / 1080p
19.80
 
XCOM 2 (2016)
low / 720p
86.45
 
medium / 1080p
43.60
 
high / 1080p
28.15
 
ultra / 1080p
13.70
 
Dota 2 (2015)
low / 720p
154.00
 
medium / 768p
143.00
 
high / 1080p
126.00
 
ultra / 1080p
115.00
 
4k / 2160p
34.00
 
Fallout 4 (2015)
low / 720p
112.30
 
medium / 768p
72.30
 
high / 1080p
41.70
 
ultra / 1080p
34.40
 
4k / 2160p
14.00
 
GTA V (2015)
low / 768p
129.40
 
medium / 768p
116.90
 
high / 1080p
65.90
 
ultra / 1080p
17.90
 
Just Cause 3 (2015)
low / 768p
89.80
 
medium / 768p
76.60
 
high / 1080p
48.15
 
ultra / 1080p
38.65
 
Rainbow Six Siege (2015)
low / 768p
185.20
 
medium / 768p
133.00
 
high / 1080p
71.00
 
ultra / 1080p
58.00
 
The Witcher 3 (2015)
low / 768p
113.70
 
medium / 768p
68.70
 
high / 1080p
38.65
 
ultra / 1080p
21.90
 
Sims 4 (2014)
ultra / 1080p
73.00
 
Battlefield 4 (2013)
low / 768p
167.10
 
medium / 768p
135.00
 
high / 768p
116.80
 
ultra / 1080p
51.50
 
4k / 2160p
19.50
 
Tomb Raider (2013)
low / 768p
277.10
 
medium / 768p
224.45
 
high / 768p
168.35
 
ultra / 1080p
78.80
 

Relative perfomance

Overall GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile performance compared to its nearest competitors. All GPU types participate.

AMD equivalent

We believe that the nearest equivalent to GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile from AMD is Radeon R9 M470X, which is faster by 2% and lower by 6 positions in our rating.

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