Average Bench: 14.9% (178th of 639)

Based on 69,922 user benchmarks.  Device: 10DE 1D01 Model: NVIDIA GeForce GT 1030

Terrible average bench

The Nvidia GT 1030 averaged 85.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat) 56.3fps
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy) 56.3fps

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Nvidia GT 1030 is just 2.96%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Nvidia GT 1030 performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot) 39fps
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones) 56.8fps
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Average Bench

(Based on 69,922 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.4 Lighting 56.3 60.2
35.3 Reflection 39 41.7
45.5 Parallax 56.8 63.7
14.8% 50.7 fps
Min Avg Max
19.6 MRender 32.9 35.3
51.5 Gravity 56.3 59.4
41 Splatting 45.1 48.7
14.9% 44.8 fps
User Benchmarks Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
The fastest GPU (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
Nvidia(10DE 11C7) 2GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 445.87
Lighting 58.8
Reflection 41.2
Parallax 59.4
15% 53.1 fps
MRender 34.4
Gravity 58
Splatting 47.4
15% 46.6 fps
PNY(196E 11C7) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 398.36
Lighting 60.7
Reflection 41
Parallax 59.6
16% 53.8 fps
MRender 34
Gravity 57.9
Splatting 47.4
15% 46.4 fps
Gigabyte(1458 3767) 2GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 445.87
Lighting 59.2
Reflection 40.9
Parallax 60.1
16% 53.4 fps
MRender 34.5
Gravity 57.3
Splatting 50.1
15% 47.3 fps
Nvidia(10DE 1D01) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 432.00
Lighting 58.2
Reflection 39.6
Parallax 58.3
15% 52 fps
MRender 34.2
Gravity 56.7
Splatting 46.4
15% 45.8 fps
Gigabyte(1458 375C) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 445.75
Lighting 57.5
Reflection 39
Parallax 58.2
15% 51.6 fps
MRender 33.6
Gravity 56.7
Splatting 47
15% 45.8 fps
Asus(1043 85F5) 2GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 445.87
Lighting 47.3
Reflection 35.2
Parallax 59.7
12% 47.4 fps
MRender 30.3
Gravity 50.8
Splatting 40.6
14% 40.6 fps
Gigabyte(1458 3799) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 525 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 432.00
Lighting 44.8
Reflection 34.8
Parallax 45.2
12% 41.6 fps
MRender 12.4
Gravity 50.4
Splatting 41.6
12% 34.8 fps
EVGA(3842 6232) 2GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 525 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 417.71
Lighting 43.8
Reflection 32.6
Parallax 23.6
12% 33.3 fps
MRender 11.8
Gravity 35.3
Splatting 25.9
9% 24.3 fps
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Hardware Id Samples Bench ± SD Model / Price
MSI(1462 8C98) 21% 15% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 375C) 16% 15% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3767) 10% 15% ± 1%
Asus(1043 85F5) 7% 15% ± 0%
Asus(1043 85F4) 6% 15% ± 0%
Asus(1043 86DC) 5% 15% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 2476) 5% 15% ± 1%
Gigabyte(1458 375D) 5% 15% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 11C7) 4% 15% ± 0%
PNY(196E 11C7) 3% 15% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 1D01) 2% 15% ± 1%
Asus(1043 86E1) 2% 15% ± 0%
Dell(1028 11C7) 2% 14% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 1476) 1% 15% ± 1%
Asus(1043 8621) 1% 15% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 6332) 1% 15% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6336) 1% 15% ± 0%
Gigabyte(1458 3799) 1% 12% ± 0%
HP(103C 8442) 1% 15% ± 0%
Device(7377 0000) 1% 15% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6339) 1% 15% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 6333) 1% 15% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 121E) 0% 15% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 0000) 0% 15% ± 0%
Zotac(19DA 1486) 0% 14% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6335) 0% 15% ± 1%
Zotac(19DA 1478) 0% 15% ± 0%
Nvidia(10DE 11E6) 0% 12% ± 0%
EVGA(3842 6338) 0% 14% ± 1%
EVGA(3842 6232) 0% 12% ± 0%
Sapphire(174B 1476) 0% 15% ± 0%
Asus(1043 205B) 0% 17% ± 0%
Asus(1043 8746) 0% 15% ± 0%
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Gaming 22%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

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 Comments

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Terrible

28 days ago.

pretty for budget low profile builds, i could play league at over 200 fps



Good

1 month ago.

Фигня, а не видеокарта. Отдать 8999500 рублей за это! Нет! Снизьте цену до 5000! Иначе я взорву все офисы компании энвидеа!!!


Good

22 hrs ago.

This is prob the DDR4 version, the GDDR% version is twice as fast and has less hardware/compatibility issues.


Good

1 day ago.

If you're into budget Esport gaming, this card work wonderfully. Watch out, there are GT 1030 model that comes with DDR4 video memory and you'll most likely get lower performance than expected. I suggest AMD RX 550 instead.


Excellent

29 days ago.

very good videocard. it's cheap and you can play not very demanding games


Good

3 days ago.

The Reason is NVIDIA is the inventer of Gpu.And Also the owner.for this i like nVidia most


Good

2 months ago.

Have been using it for 2 years it's amazing

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My userbenchmark score for the system featuring The gt1030


Excellent

2 months ago.

Really a good card if u low end pc user!!


Excellent

17 days ago.

It's a great card in general. It's only problem is the DDR4 variant (DO NOT BUY) it's one of the worst gpus that you can buy new. Not only in price but performance too. The GGDR5 variant is a great card and i recommend it buyin if you need a NEW card. The GTX 750 ti is stronger but if you can find a GT 1030 for a better price it's worth it. The GTX 750 ti is already around 5 years old and driver support won't last long. TL:DR DDR4 not good GDDR5 good enough around 750ti performance


Good

1 month ago.

It's a pretty decent card, not expensive, good for light gaming.


Good

20 months ago.

Good power usage/performance, low profile, single slot - rare these days


Poor

13 months ago.

My name is Donomeule and I love this card I can finally play minectaft in 480p with shaders


Terrible

15 months ago.

I still use my 650TI and it gets 11% better scoring even after 6 years of use =D


Excellent

26 days ago.

this gpu is perfect for any budget player , the performance is good , the price is good , u can have a good 720p medium settings or a 1080p low gameplay.


Excellent

1 month ago.

its a decent budget gpu, although it is not the best one out there. if you dont have much money, and you are not going to play the latest and greatest from 2017 and the more demanding games, then this gpu is perfect.


Excellent

15 hrs ago.

epic


Good

3 months ago.

for this price it could be better


Excellent

6 months ago.

i have this graphic card and its awsome for cheap money


Good

4 days ago.

Tuve la mejor experiencia con esta Grafica, lastima que no es de almenos 4Gb porque de verdad que me quedaria al menos 5 años mas con ella!!!


Average

11 months ago.

i mean it is perfect for budget builds!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Poor

2 years ago.

Just get a Ryzen 2200g with Vega 8 Graphics...


Terrible

2 years ago.

lower peformance than 670! )))) sux


Terrible

15 months ago.

its really just an unreliable peice of junk


Average

6 months ago.

Can be excellent low power discrete GPU (although you get same performance as Vega 11 iGPU on AMD Ryzen 5 2400G and you're lucky to get GDDR5 ones) or weak little ants (if you got GT 1030 with DDR4 VRAM which makes VRAM itself a bottleneck for this GPU).


Good

7 months ago.

Decent budget card, although not for retail prices. Plays e-sport titles at 1080p low to medium settings just fine, and capable of AAA titles in 1080p low or 720p medium depending on title. Overall nothing wrong with this card, just watch out for the DDR4 variants which have have the performance of the GDDR5 ones.


Average

19 months ago.

At least get the GDDR5 version, but it's more worth it to go with a Ryzen APU.


Excellent

11 months ago.

This is good graphic card to play fortnite and more new and old game.


Good

9 months ago.

GDDR5 variants are quite competent for graphics! At least, within reasonable limits of its price point and capability. Hilariously wonderful for old 32-bit games.


Average

2 years ago.

GT 1030 is slightly overpriced compared to a used gtx 750ti but performs really well in a lower wattage and is on par with the gtx 650 and sometimes gets on par with the GTX 750 non ti and is a step higher than its predecessor the gt 730 it is an okay card for its price and a very good card for htpc and low wattage budget build


Excellent

16 months ago.

There's not many cards like this in the market; for $60-90, you're getting a card that sucks only 30 watts, is easily overclockable, comes in low profile or passive cooled, requires no power connecters, and enough juice that it will run most games (esports? Not a problem) if you're not nitpicky. People buy this for compatibility & availability, not power; can't ask for more at this price point. Doesn't deserve the criticism.


Good

21 months ago.

Its good


Terrible

21 months ago.

because it was so bad it diddnt helped me drown out my sorrows of losing my family to a plane crash yesterday. A man hijacked a plane and crashed into our house, but I was at work because I work 130 hours a week.


Excellent

20 months ago.

best price/performance card out there


Excellent

2 years ago.

It's not for gaming, but it does its job perfectly well.


Excellent

10 months ago.

pretty gnarly yo


Good

16 months ago.

I haven't got the card just yet but will put it to the test thats for sure. im buying it for a friend for 50 dollars is a great buy for it I mean you can actually game on a 50 dollar gpu and get decent frames... this card was meant for picture and video only light work loads video playback on cpus thats don't offer internal graphics.. so for this card to be able to pump out 80+ frames on some games then it gets two thumbs up from me..


Poor

12 days ago.

Very weak even for its time.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Muy barata y rinde en lo juegos.


Excellent

2 years ago.

Uses a very low 30watts of power and is enough to run the latest games on high setting at just above 30fps more powerful than any consol


Excellent

2 years ago.

its awesome and i can play fortnite at near high settings! and i can overclock it easily and make it so i can run fortnite at high settings! so its great for $110 and its normally $70 (but thanks to miners its $110) so it has great overclocking potential and is a great gpu!


Good

2 years ago.

Following the launch of his elder sisters, the last member of the Pascal architecture was released in mid '17 to fight back the AMD's RX550. With 384 cuda cores, 2GB of GDDR5, a bus width of 64 bits and a tiny 30W of power consumption, the GT1030 was the first "GT" card to be sold as a "gamer" card. It will surely struggle with AAA games in 1080p at high or ultra presets, but for MOBA titles, indie games, emulation and casual gaming it could excell on these tasks as it is still a little bit overkill for just media playing. The strenghs of this card are clearly its lower price tag (though the end of the mining craze has made the price to reach the 100$ frontier in some places, due to the shortage and the overprice of the rest of the cards, making this one most of the times the only way for the non-miner customers) and the really low power consumption. This make this card a good option for renewing old or second hand corporate PCs with low wattage power supplies and maybe for pairing with a Pentium Gold/i3-8100 while you wait for the rest of the grahic card market to lower the price without suffering with the Intel HD Graphics.


Excellent

23 months ago.

Great card for an easy upgrade to an older computer, was about $72 at purchase for a 10x performance improvement over integrated graphics.


Excellent

21 months ago.

10/10


Good

20 months ago.

super cheap yet still get close to 100fps with low settings on fortnite.


Excellent

20 months ago.

Good for SFF case with GT 1030 low profile


Excellent

14 months ago.

Good Overclocking for a 79€ passive-cooled graphics card


Excellent

12 months ago.

Now, this card is EXTREMELY low power (30W), requires no PCLE Plugins, its great. Now we get to the (obvious) issue, Speed. The card is good for basic internet things and some moderate gaming. I'm going to upgrade my pc and it will have an RTX 2070, I won't forget my 1030 Days.


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