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What is a GTX 1050 ti good for nowadays?

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Hi, i just fully upgraded my pre-built PC with a GTX 1050ti sff and am eager to know what i potentially missed out, i think it's worth noticing there are still a couple games that won't reach 60 fps on high settings like Rise of the Tomb Raider 7u7, and some games won't seem to reach 60 fps at all despite of the upgrade like Subnautica, Hitman, Cities Skylines, etc.


So what are the best games that run just perfectly at 60 fps high-ultra quality with a 1050ti?

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League of Legends, CS:GO, Rocket League to an extent, Overwatch (I think), the earlier games.


Source: My brother owns a Gigabyte GTX 1050 Ti 4GB.


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4 minutes ago, Kyatto said:


So what are the best games that run just perfectly at 60 fps high-ultra quality with a 1050ti?

The 1050 ti was never made for ultra detail gaming, if you want max detail 1080p you need to look at older titles as opposed to modern games. Team fortress 2, Left 4 Dea, Half life, older Doom titles, maybe Dark Souls 1 and 2, things released around like 2014 and older can do high details. The 1050 ti is comparable to the 770, which was a high end card from 2013, so that hopefully gives it some context.

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The Ti at the end has always made me lol too OP

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You don't use it for Ultra anyway so I'd just treat it like a 75w version of a HD7970.

1080P Medium-High Textures, Low-Medium Presets.


It's for running games.. Reduced settings

Not for running AAA games well.


It'll Fortnite and all that just fine though...



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