NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile vs AMD Radeon RX 560 Mobile
Comparison of GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 Mobile architecture, market type and release date.
GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 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 and Radeon RX 560 Mobile's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Core clock speed
Manufacturing process technology
Power consumption (TDP)
Maximum GPU temperature
Texture fill rate
76.93 GTexel / s
Compatibility, dimensions and requirements
Information on GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 Mobile 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.
PCIe 3.0 x16
Parameters of memory installed on GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 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.
Maximum RAM amount
Memory bus width
Memory clock speed
112 GB / s
96 GB / s
Video outputs and ports
Types and number of video connectors present on GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 Mobile.
DP 1.4, HDMI 2.0b, Dual Link-DVI
Multi monitor support
Technological solutions and APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 Mobile. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
APIs supported by GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 Mobile, sometimes including their particular versions.
Non-gaming benchmarks performance of GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 Mobile. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.
Overall benchmark performance
GTX 1050 Mobile 24.39 +8.4%
RX 560 Mobile 22.51
3DMark Cloud Gate GPU
GTX 1050 Mobile 38082 +4.3%
RX 560 Mobile 36528
3DMark Fire Strike Score
GTX 1050 Mobile 5452 +11.3%
RX 560 Mobile 4899
3DMark Fire Strike Graphics
GTX 1050 Mobile 6066 +5.7%
RX 560 Mobile 5738
3DMark 11 Performance GPU
GTX 1050 Mobile 7664
RX 560 Mobile 8329 +8.7%
Let's see how good GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and Radeon RX 560 Mobile are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.
Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile
8.4% faster in synthetic tests
Higher memory bandwidth (112 vs 96 GB/s)
CUDA (Compute Unified Device Architecture - an API for video card computing power usage in tasks different from 3D graphics processing. Can be used for physics simulation for instance)
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
GameStream (streams data between the PC and NVIDIA SHIELD device attached to a TV. Basically allows using the PC as a gaming console)
Advantages of AMD Radeon RX 560 Mobile
More pipelines (1024 vs 640)
Finer manufacturing process technology (14 vs 16 nm)
Less power hungry (55 vs 75 watts)
DisplayPort 1.3 HBR / 1.4 HDR Ready
So, GTX 1050 Mobile or RX 560 Mobile?
Technical City couldn't decide between NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Mobile and AMD Radeon RX 560 Mobile. The differences in performance seem too small.
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