GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 260 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 GTX 260 

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTX 260

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GTX 260

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Higher memory bandwidth 112.9 GB/s vs 48.06 GB/s More than 2.2x higher memory bandwidth
More render output processors 28 vs 8 20 more render output processors
More texture mapping units 64 vs 24 40 more texture mapping units
Wider memory bus 448 bit vs 64 bit 7x wider memory bus
Front view of GeForce GT 1030

Reasons to consider the
Nvidia GeForce GT 1030

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Much higher clock speed 1,227 MHz vs 518 MHz More than 2.2x higher clock speed
Significantly higher effective memory clock speed 6,008 MHz vs 2,016 MHz Around 3x higher effective memory clock speed
Better cloud gate factor score 16.35 vs 13.11 Around 25% better cloud gate factor score
Significantly higher memory clock speed 1,502 MHz vs 1,008 MHz Around 50% higher memory clock speed
Better bitcoin mining score 139.49 mHash/s vs 29.52 mHash/s Around 4.8x better bitcoin mining score
Significantly lower TDP 30W vs 182W 6.1x lower TDP

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTX 260 vs GT 1030

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 260
29.52 mHash/s
GeForce GT 1030
139.49 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 260
8.66 mPixels/s
GeForce GT 1030
48 mPixels/s

Ocean surface simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 260
477.33 frames/s
GeForce GT 1030
417.91 frames/s

Particle simulation Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 260
26.34 mInteraction/s
GeForce GT 1030
366.88 mInteraction/s

Video composition Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 260
24.91 frames/s
GeForce GT 1030
31.18 frames/s

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 260
3,355.14
GeForce GT 1030
3,360.26

Cloud Gate Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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