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GPU Architecture

Core Speed 1442 Mhz 1090 Mhz
Boost Clock 1556 Mhz 1200 Mhz
Architecture Pascal P107 GCN 1.3 Baffin PRO
Release Date - -
Notebook GPU No No

Resolution Performance

1920x1080
2560x1440
3840x2160

GPU Memory

Memory 2048 MB 2048 MB
Memory Speed 1752 MHz 1750 MHz
Memory Bus 128 Bit 128 Bit
Memory Type - -
Memory Bandwidth 112.1GB/sec 112GB/sec

GPU Display

Shader Processing Units 640 896
Technology 14nm 14nm

GPU Outputs

Max Digital Resolution (WxH) 7680x4320 7680x4320
VGA Connections - -
DVI Connections 1 1
HDMI Connections 1 1
DisplayPort Connections 1 1

GPU Power Requirements

Power Required (Watts) 75 Watts 75 Watts
Recommended PSU 300 Watts 350 Watts

GPU Supporting Hardware

Recommended Processor Core i5-6500 3.2GHz FX-6100
Recommended RAM 8 GB 8 GB
Maximum Recommended Gaming Resolution 1600x900 1600x900

GPU Recommended Hardware

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB Performance Review

Based on current gaming requirements the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB is considered one of the weakest cards and wont meet modern AAA game specs.

DirectX 12 gaming system requirements will be met by this gpu.

Lets look at the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB game performance guide for some of the biggest games played in 2022. In particular we will see how well this graphics card runs on Ultra settings on 1080p resolution as well as 1440p and 4K. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 186 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

Running at 1080p this card gets a weak frame rate from Days Gone with 19 FPS on Ultra. Then we take a look at Forza Horizon 5 which returns a weak 0 FPS. Another title that we looked at is the popular Far Cry 6 which we saw getting a weak 0 FPS.

One of the growing popular screen resolutions for PC gaming is the wider 1440p. So we wanted to see how well the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB performed at 1440p by taking a look at some of the current popular games. First we looked at Days Gone and saw it deliver weak frames per second across the following graphics settings - Low: 37 FPS, Medium: 29 FPS, High: 20 FPS and Ultra: 14 FPS. We then checked the performance on Forza Horizon 5 to see if that runs well. It was weak with a 0 FPS at Ultra 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB we get the impression that it is not powerful enough to deal with the increased resolution.

How many years will the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB in your PC? There is around 6-12 months of top end gaming left in this card, at which point its graphics card replacement time, assuming the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB is part of your PC gaming machine.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce GTX 1050 MSI Gaming X 2GB? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB which is 63% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 616 games from the most demanding games today. Alternatively we would suggest getting a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300, as it can run 309 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today with 34% increased graphics performance.

AMD Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB Performance Review

Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB is capable of DirectX 12 gaming requirements.

How many years will the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB in your PC? We think this Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB has around 6-12 months until an upgrade should be considered.

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the Radeon RX 460 ASUS DUAL 2GB? Upgrading this graphics card would have us consider the RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5500 4GB which is 82% more powerful. This upgrade choice can also run 616 games from the most demanding games today. An alternative great upgrade graphics card would be a RX 5000 Series Radeon RX 5300, which has 50% better performance and can run 309 of the top 1000 demanding game requirements today.