GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of GTS 250 vs 1030 among all GPUs

Gaming

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 21 more

Graphics

T-Rex, Manhattan, Cloud Gate Factor, Sky Diver Factor and 1 more

Computing

Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

Battlefield 3, Battlefield 4, Bioshock Infinite and 32 more

Noise and Power

TDP, Idle Power Consumption, Load Power Consumption and 2 more

6.4

Overall Score

Winner
Nvidia GeForce GT 1030 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GT 1030  based on its benchmarks and compute performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTS 250

Reasons to consider the
ZOTAC GeForce GTS 250

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More texture mapping units 64 vs 24 40 more texture mapping units
More render output processors 16 vs 8 Twice as many render output processors
Wider memory bus 256 bit vs 64 bit 4x wider memory bus
Front view of GeForce GT 1030

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 1030

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Significantly higher clock speed 1,227 MHz vs 750 MHz Around 65% higher clock speed
Significantly higher effective memory clock speed 6,008 MHz vs 2,300 MHz More than 2.5x higher effective memory clock speed
Better PassMark score 2,256 vs 893 More than 2.5x better PassMark score
Slightly more memory 2,048 MB vs 1,024 MB 2x more memory
Higher memory clock speed 1,502 MHz vs 1,150 MHz More than 30% higher memory clock speed
Better PassMark direct compute score 1,617 vs 180 Around 9x better PassMark direct compute score
Better fire strike factor score 27.03 vs 16.34 More than 65% better fire strike factor score
Significantly lower TDP 30W vs 150W 5x lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTS 250 vs GT 1030

PassMark Industry standard benchmark for overall graphics card performanceData courtesy Passmark

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTS 250
3,276.12
GeForce GT 1030
3,360.26

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

PassMark Direct Compute Measures performance of general-purpose computing using Microsoft DirectCompute

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