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. 2 GB of GDDR5 memory clocked at 7.01 GHz are supplied, and together with 128 Bit memory interface this creates a bandwidth of 112 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 24.35 percent of a leader's which is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 SLI Mobile.

General info

Of GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile's architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
72.55
 
Architecture
Pascal
 
Code name
GP106B
 
Type
Laptop
 
Release date
1 February 2017
 
Price now
$130
 
of 10560 (Quadro GV100)

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 (Radeon Pro Duo)
CUDA cores
640
 
Core clock speed
1290 MHz
 
of 1620 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Boost Clock
1392 MHz
 
of 1815 (Quadro RTX 5000)
Transistor count
4,400 million
 
of 21100
Manufacturing process technology
16 nm
 
of 7
Power consumption (TDP)
75 Watt
 
of 900 (Tesla S2050)
Maximum GPU temperature
97 °C
 

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.
Bus support
PCIe 3.0
 
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 

Memory

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
2 GB
 
Memory bus width
128 Bit
 
of 8192 (Radeon Pro Duo)
Memory clock speed
7008 MHz
 
of 14000
Memory bandwidth
112 GB / s
 
of 1024 (Radeon Pro Duo)

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile.
Display Connectors
No outputs
 
Display Connectors
DP 1.4, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
 
Multi monitor support
+
 
HDCP
2.2
 

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.
3D Vision
+
 
GameStream
+
 
GPU Boost
3.0
 
CUDA
+
 
Ansel
+
 
ShadowWorks
+
 

API support

APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_1)
 
OpenGL
4.5
 
of 4.6

Benchmark 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

24.35

3DMark Ice Storm GPU

287928

3DMark Cloud Gate GPU

38082

3DMark Fire Strike Score

5452

3DMark Fire Strike Graphics

6066

3DMark 11 Performance GPU

7664

3DMark Vantage Performance

26560

Unigine Heaven 3.0

78

Game benchmarks

Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile is for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS. Comparisons with system requirements are included, but remember that sometimes official requirements may reflect real performance inaccurately.

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 RX 560 Mobile, which is slower by 6% and lower by 25 positions in our rating.

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