AMD Radeon R9 270X vs Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is a better graphic card.

In this review of R9 270X vs 1050 Ti, we consider Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti better because it has the following unique features; 240MHz faster GPU clock speed, 9.3 GPixel/s higher pixel rate, 352MHz faster memory clock speed, 1408MHz higher effective memory clock, 0.8 newer version of DirectX, 105W lower TDP, 2GB more RAM memory and 500million more transistors.

AMD Radeon R9 270X vs Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti: GENERAL INFO

In terms of general info, when we compare R9 270X vs GTX 1050 Ti there are the following features;

Thermal Design Power (TDP); AMD Radeon R9 270X has 180W whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 75W.

Number of transistors; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 2800 million whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 3300 million.

Semiconductor size; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 28nm whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 14nm.

PCI express (PCIE) version; AMD Radeon R9 270X and Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti have 3.

Width; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 120mm whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is 172mm.

Height; AMD Radeon R9 270X is 120mm whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is 113mm.

Bottom line: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is better as it has lower TDP, smaller number of semiconductor size and 500 million more number of transistors.

AMD Radeon R9 270X vs Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti: PERFORMANCE

In terms of performance, 270X vs 1050 Ti have the following comparisons;

Pixel rate; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 32 GPixel/s while Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 41.3 GPixel/s.

Texture rate; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 80 GTexels/s whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 61.9 GTexels/s.

GPU memory speed; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 1400MHz while Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 1752MHz.

GPU clock speed; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 1050MHz while Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 1290MHz.

Floating-point performance; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 2.56 TFLOPS whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 1.98 TFLOPS.

Texture Mapping Units (TMUS); AMD Radeon R9 270X has 80 while Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 48.

Bottom line: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is better in terms of performance.

AMD Radeon R9 270X vs Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti: MEMORY

When we compare GTX 1050 Ti vs R9 270X in this review we note the following features;

Maximum memory bandwidth; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 179GB/s whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 112.1GB/s.

Memory bus width; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 256bit while Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 128bit.

Effective memory speed; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 5600MHz whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 7008MHz.

RAM; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 2GB whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 4GB.

Version of GDDR memory; each of the devices has 5.

Bottom line: AMD Radeon R9 270X is better in terms of memory.

AMD Radeon R9 270X vs Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti: PORTS

In terms of ports, when we compare 1050 Ti Vs R9 270X in this review, the following features can be noticed;

HDMI output; the two graphic cards have HDMI outputs.

Displayport outputs; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 1, the same as Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti.

DVI outputs; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 2 whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti .has 1.

Bottom line: AMD Radeon R9 270X is better because it has an extra DVI output.

AMD Radeon R9 270X vs Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti: KEY FEATURES

OpenGL version; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 4.3 whereas Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 4.5

DirectX version; AMD Radeon R9 270X has 11.2 while Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti has 12.

OpenCL version; the two cards have 1.2 each.

Supports 4K resolution; the two cards can support 4K resolution.

Supports multi-display technology; the two devices have this feature.

Supports 3D; the two graphic cards can support 3D.

Bottom line: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is better as it has newer OpenGL and DirectX versions.

Conclusion

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1050 Ti is by far a better choice in regard to the points it has accumulated in this review of R9 270 vs GTX 1050 Ti.