GeForce GTX 1050 vs GeForce GTX 650 Ti

GeForce GTX 1050
Memory: 2048Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 25 Oct 2016
GeForce GTX 1050
GeForce GTX 650 Ti
Memory: 1024Mb GDDR5 DESKTOP
Release date: 9 Oct 2012
GeForce GTX 650 Ti

Summary

Reasons to consider GeForce GTX 1050

This is a much newer product, it might have better long term support.
Higher theoretical gaming performance, based on specifications.
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 650 Ti

Supports PhysX.
Supports G-Sync.
Supports ShadowPlay (allows game streaming/recording with minimum performance penalty).
Based on an outdated architecture (Nvidia Kepler), there are less performance optimizations for current games and applications.

GeForce GTX 1050

HWBench recommends GeForce GTX 1050

Based on theoretical specifications.


Specifications

Core Configuration

GeForce GTX 1050 GeForce GTX 650 Ti
GPU Name GP107 (GP107-300-A1) vs GK106 (GK106-220-A1)
Fab Process 14 nm vs 28 nm
Die Size 132 mm² vs 221 mm²
Transistors 3,300 million vs 2,540 million
Shaders 640 vs 768
Compute Units 5 vs 4
Core clock 1354 MHz vs 928 MHz
ROPs 32 vs 16
TMUs 40 vs 64

Memory Configuration

GeForce GTX 1050 GeForce GTX 650 Ti
Memory Type GDDR5 vs GDDR5
Bus Width 128 bit vs 128 bit
Memory Speed 1752 MHz
7008 MHz effective
vs 1350 MHz
5400 MHz effective
Memory Size 2048 Mb vs 1024 Mb

Additional details

GeForce GTX 1050 GeForce GTX 650 Ti
TDP 75 watts vs 110 watts
Release Date 25 Oct 2016 vs 9 Oct 2012

Raw Performance comparison

Pixel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1050
    43.30 GP/s
  • GeForce GTX 650 Ti
    14.80 GP/s

GigaPixels - higher is better

Texel Rate

  • GeForce GTX 1050
    54.20 GT/s
  • GeForce GTX 650 Ti
    59.40 GT/s

GigaTexels - higher is better

Memory bandwidth

  • GeForce GTX 1050
    112.10 GB/s
  • GeForce GTX 650 Ti
    86.40 GB/s

GB/s - higher is better

Single precision performance

  • GeForce GTX 1050
    1733.10 GFLOPs
  • GeForce GTX 650 Ti
    1425.00 GFLOPs

GFLOPs - higher is better