GPUBoss Review Our evaluation of 860M vs 1050 among all GPUs


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


Face Detection, Ocean Surface Simulation and 3 more

Performance per Watt

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Noise and Power

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Overall Score

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 

GPUBoss recommends the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050  based on its benchmarks and compute performance.

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Differences What are the advantages of each

Front view of GeForce GTX 860M

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 860M

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Front view of GeForce GTX 1050

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Significantly higher clock speed 1,354 MHz vs 1,020 MHz Around 35% higher clock speed
Better PassMark score 4,443 vs 1,719 More than 2.5x better PassMark score
Higher effective memory clock speed 7,008 MHz vs 5,012 MHz Around 40% higher effective memory clock speed
Higher pixel rate 46.56 GPixel/s vs 16.32 GPixel/s More than 2.8x higher pixel rate
Significantly higher turbo clock speed 1,455 MHz vs 1,085 MHz Around 35% higher turbo clock speed
Higher memory bandwidth 112.1 GB/s vs 80.2 GB/s Around 40% higher memory bandwidth
More render output processors 32 vs 16 Twice as many render output processors
Significantly higher memory clock speed 1,752 MHz vs 1,253 MHz Around 40% higher memory clock speed
Better ocean surface simulation score 770.55 frames/s vs 210.59 frames/s Around 3.8x better ocean surface simulation score
Better PassMark direct compute score 2,863 vs 1,593 Around 80% better PassMark direct compute score
Better fire strike factor score 41.35 vs 33.42 Around 25% better fire strike factor score
Higher metro: last light framerate 44.5 vs 27.85 Around 60% higher metro: last light framerate

Benchmarks Real world tests of GeForce GTX 860M vs 1050

Bitcoin mining Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 860M
162.83 mHash/s
GeForce GTX 1050
269.89 mHash/s

Face detection Data courtesy CompuBench

GeForce GTX 860M
45.9 mPixels/s
GeForce GTX 1050
67.49 mPixels/s

T-Rex (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Manhattan (GFXBench 3.0) Data courtesy CompuBench

Fire Strike Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

Sky Diver Factor Data courtesy FutureMark

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