GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB vs Radeon RX 460

GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
Memory: 3072Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 21 May 2018
GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
Radeon RX 460
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5DESKTOP
Release date: 29 Jun 2016
Radeon RX 460

Summary

Gaming performance index

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    121%
  • Radeon RX 460
    100%

Relative performance

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB

21% higher gaming performance.
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 Radeon RX 460

Supports Direct3D 12 Async Compute.
Supports FreeSync.
Supports ReLive (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Supports TrueAudio.

GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB

HWBench recommends GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB

The GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB is the better performing card based on the game benchmark suite used (7 combinations of games and resolutions).



Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GTX 1050 3 GBRadeon RX 460
GPU NameGP107 (GP107-301-A1)vsBaffin (Baffin PRO)
Fab Process14 nmvs14 nm
Die Size132 mm²vs123 mm²
Transistors3,300 millionvs3,000 million
Shaders768vs896
Compute Units6vs14
Core clock1392 MHzvs1090 MHz
ROPs24vs16
TMUs48vs56

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTX 1050 3 GBRadeon RX 460
Memory TypeGDDR5vsGDDR5
Bus Width96 bitvs128 bit
Memory Speed1752 MHz
7008 MHz effective
vs1750 MHz
7000 MHz effective
Memory Size3072 Mbvs2048 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GTX 1050 3 GBRadeon RX 460
TDP75 wattsvs75 watts
Release Date21 May 2018vs29 Jun 2016

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    36.43 GP/s
  • Radeon RX 460
    19.20 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    72.86 GT/s
  • Radeon RX 460
    67.20 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    84.10 GB/s
  • Radeon RX 460
    112.00 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    2332.00 GFLOPs
  • Radeon RX 460
    2150.40 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better


Game benchmarks

Battlefield 1

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    56
  • Radeon RX 460
    47

FPS (higher is better)

Battlefield 1

Ultra Quality, DirectX 12, Windows 10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    37
  • Radeon RX 460
    32

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 5

Ultra quality DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    39
  • Radeon RX 460
    36

FPS (higher is better)

Far Cry 5

Ultra quality DirectX11 Windows10 x64

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    26
  • Radeon RX 460
    24

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    62
  • Radeon RX 460
    43

FPS (higher is better)

Grand Theft Auto V

DX11, Max Details, 16:1 AF, 2xMSAA

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    41
  • Radeon RX 460
    32

FPS (higher is better)

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

DX11,Max Details, 16:1 HQ-AF, +AA

  • GeForce GTX 1050 3 GB
    26
  • Radeon RX 460
    21

FPS (higher is better)