AMD Radeon RX 570 vs NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti

AMD Radeon RX 570
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti

General info

Comparison of Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti architecture, market type and release date.
Place in performance rating
 
Value for money (0-100)
87.15
 
58.33
Architecture
GCN 4.0
 
Pascal
Code name
Polaris 20
 
GP107
Type
Desktop
 
Desktop
Release date
18 April 2017
 
25 October 2016
Launch price (MSRP)
$169
 
$139
Price now
$129.99
 
$169.99

Technical specs

Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti's general performance parameters such as number of shaders, GPU core clock, manufacturing process, texturing and calculation speed. These parameters indirectly speak of Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti's performance, but for precise assessment you have to consider its benchmark and gaming test results.
Pipelines
2048
 
768
CUDA cores
n/d
 
768
Core clock speed
1168 MHz
 
1392 MHz
Boost Clock
1244 MHz
 
1392 MHz
Transistor count
5,700 million
 
3,300 million
Manufacturing process technology
14 nm
 
14 nm
Power consumption (TDP)
120 Watt
 
75 Watt
Maximum GPU temperature
n/d
 
97 °C
Texture fill rate
159.2 GTexel / s
 
66.82 GTexel / s
Floating-point performance
5,095 gflops
 
2,138 gflops

Compatibility, dimensions and requirements

Information on Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 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).
Interface
PCIe 3.0 x16
 
PCIe 3.0 x16
Length
241 mm
 
145 mm
Supplementary power connectors
1x 6-pin
 
None

Memory

Parameters of memory installed on Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti: 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
 
GDDR5
Maximum RAM amount
4 GB
 
4 GB
Memory bus width
256 Bit
 
128 Bit
Memory clock speed
7000 MHz
 
7 GB/s
Memory bandwidth
224.0 GB / s
 
112 GB / s
Shared memory
n/d
 
-

Video outputs and ports

Types and number of video connectors present on Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti.
Display Connectors
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 3x DisplayPort
 
1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x DisplayPort
G-SYNC support
-
 
+

Technologies

Technological solutions and APIs supported by Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti. You'll probably need this information if you need some particular technology for your purposes.
3D Vision
-
 
+
VR Ready
n/d
 
+
CUDA
-
 
+
Multi-Projection
n/d
 
+
Multi Monitor
n/d
 
+
Ansel
n/d
 
+

API support

APIs supported by Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, sometimes including their particular versions.
DirectX
12.0 (12_0)
 
12.0 (12_1)
OpenGL
4.6
 
4.6
Vulkan
-
 
+

Benchmark performance

Non-gaming benchmarks performance of Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti. Note that overall benchmark performance is measured in points in 0-100 range.

Overall benchmark performance

RX 570 35.66 +14.3%
GTX 1050 Ti 31.21

Passmark

RX 570 6862 +14.3%
GTX 1050 Ti 6005

Mining hashrates

Cryptocurrency mining performance of Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti. Usually measured in megahashes per second.
Bitcoin / BTC (SHA256)
n/d
 
326 Mh/s
Decred / DCR (Decred)
n/d
 
1.01 Gh/s
Ethereum / ETH (DaggerHashimoto)
n/d
 
12.62 Mh/s
Monero / XMR (CryptoNight)
n/d
 
0.3 kh/s
Zcash / ZEC (Equihash)
n/d
 
156.48 Sol/s

Gaming performance

Let's see how good Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti are for gaming. Particular gaming benchmark results are measured in FPS.

Advantages of AMD Radeon RX 570

14.3% faster in synthetic tests
Somewhat newer (18 April 2017 vs 25 October 2016)
Wider memory bus (256 vs 128 bit)
More pipelines (2048 vs 768)
Higher memory bandwidth (224 vs 112 GB/s)

Advantages of NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti

Cheaper ($139 vs $169)
Less power hungry (75 vs 120 watts)
Multi-Projection
VR Ready
G-SYNC (removes screen tearing by telling the display when to renew the image. Only works with G-SYNC compatible displays)
Vulkan (a contemporary API for graphics acceleration, based on now-discontinued Mantle)
Multi Monitor
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)
3D Vision
PhysX (hardware acceleration of physical simulation engine named PhysX)
Ansel
G-SYNC support

So, RX 570 or GTX 1050 Ti?

Judging by the results of synthetic and gaming tests, Technical City recommends AMD Radeon RX 570.
Should you still have questions on choice between Radeon RX 570 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti, ask them in Comments section, and we shall answer.

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