GeForce GT 1030 DDR4 vs GeForce GTX 560 OEM

GeForce GT 1030 DDR4
Memory: 2048Mb DDR4DESKTOP
Release date: 12 Mar 2018
GeForce GT 1030 DDR4
GeForce GTX 560 OEM
Memory: 1280Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 29 Nov 2011
GeForce GTX 560 OEM
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Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce GT 1030 DDR4

130 watts lower power draw. This might be a strong point if your current power supply is not enough to handle the GeForce GTX 560 OEM .
This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 560 OEM

Supports PhysX.
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Fermi), there are no performance optimizations for current games and applications.

No clear winner declared

We have no data to declare a winner at this time.


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GT 1030 DDR4GeForce GTX 560 OEM
GPU NameGP108 (GP108-310-A1)vsGF110 ()
Fab Process14 nmvs40 nm
Die Size74 mm²vs520 mm²
Transistors1,800 millionvs3,000 million
Shaders384vs384
Compute Units3vs11
Core clock1152 MHzvs552 MHz
ROPs16vs40
TMUs24vs44

Memory Configuration

GeForce GT 1030 DDR4GeForce GTX 560 OEM
Memory TypeDDR4vsGDDR5
Bus Width64 bitvs320 bit
Memory Speed1050 MHz
2100 MHz effective
vs802 MHz
3208 MHz effective
Memory Size2048 Mbvs1280 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GT 1030 DDR4GeForce GTX 560 OEM
TDP20 wattsvs150 watts
Release Date12 Mar 2018vs29 Nov 2011

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GT 1030 DDR4
    22.06 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 560 OEM
    12.10 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GT 1030 DDR4
    33.10 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 560 OEM
    24.30 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GT 1030 DDR4
    16.80 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 560 OEM
    128.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GT 1030 DDR4
    1059.00 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 560 OEM
    847.90 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better