Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 vs Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 is a better device.

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 is a better device in this review of GTX 950 vs 1050 because of the following features; supports 4K resolution, supports multi-display technology, supports 3D, 1 more DVI output and 4 more displays supported.

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 vs Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050: GENERAL INFO

In terms of general info of GTX 950 vs GTX 1050, we have the following features;

Number of transistors; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 2940million while Nvidia GTX 1050 has 3300 million.

Semiconductor size; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 28nm whereas Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 14nm.

Width; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 is 181mm whereas Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 is 144.7mm.

Height; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 is 119mm while Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 is 112.2mm

Bottom line: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 is better as it has a smaller semiconductor size while it has higher number of transistors.

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 vs Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050: PERFORMANCE

The performance features of 950 vs 1050 include the following comparisons;

GPU memory speed; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 1653MHz whereas Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 1752MHz.

GPU clock speed; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 1026MHz whereas Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 1392MHz.

GPU turbo; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 1190MHz while Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 1518MHz.

Double precision floating point (DPFP); Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has this feature.

Bottom line: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 is better in performance.

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 vs Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050: MEMORY

Below are comparison features of 1050 vs 950 in relation to memory;

Maximum memory bandwidth; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 105.8GB/s while Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 112.1GB/s.

Memory bus width; each of the devices has 128bit.

Effective memory speed; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 6612MHz whereas Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 7008MHz.

RAM; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 2GB while Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 3GB.

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

Bottom line: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 is better in terms of memory.

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 vs Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050: PORTS

When we compare the features of GTX 1050 vs GTX 1050 we note the following;

HDMI output; the two devices have HDMI outputs.

Displayport outputs; each of the devices has 1.DVI outputs; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has 2 while Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 has 1.

Bottom line: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 is better as it has 1 extra DVI output.

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 vs Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050: KEY FEATURES

The key features of GTX 1050 vs 950 have the following comparisons;

OpenGL version; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 have 4.5 each.

DirectX version; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 have 12.

OpenCL version; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 have 1.2.

Supports 4K resolution; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 can support 4K resolution.

Supports multi-display technology; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 has this feature.

Supports 3D; Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 can support 3D.

Bottom line: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 is a better device as it has better key features than Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050.

Conclusion

Gigabyte GeForce GTX 950 is a better device as it has 4 more displays and supports 3D amongst other features.