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Is gt 1030 any good?

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1 minute ago, Innellim said:

So i was just wondering is gt 1030 any good for its price?

What kind of system are you throwing it into? and how does the price compare to a used 750ti? Or a used RX 470/570?

Also what budget?


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For what?


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usually you can find a GTX 750 ti which is also a low power graphics card for the same price, except the 750 ti has more gaming horsepower.


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6 minutes ago, Streetguru said:

What kind of system are you throwing it into? and how does the price compare to a used 750ti? Or a used RX 470/570?

Also what budget?

I second that ?  As the peeps said above please fill in your signature or give us your specs so we know what you have so we can help you better.  Wel a 1030 is more a desktop video card rathre a gaming video card.  Also as Jurrunion said and I quote him "For what"?


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7 minutes ago, Innellim said:

So i was just wondering is gt 1030 any good for its price?

If you need a low-power, low-profile HTPC card for a 1080p or 4K viewing setup, the GDDR5 version is great.

 

If you're looking to game, look for a different card. A used RX 470/570 blows it out of the water. Even a used 750 Ti is more powerful, although used 750 Ti cards are unusually pricey here for some reason. I don't know what the prices are like in your country, but if you can make a used RX 470 or 570 fit your budget and your case, do it.


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2 minutes ago, Innellim said:

Msi gt 1030 goes 81 euros brand new and  750ti goes for 

119.99 used tho

Try an RX 470, 480 or 570 then 


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If you don't have a particular need for low power, I'd consider other used cards for more performance. I was looking at used GTX 970 in UK earlier (as I'm looking at selling one) and they seem to be going for not much on ebay, at least where I am.


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5 minutes ago, Innellim said:

Msi gt 1030 goes 81 euros brand new and  750ti goes for 

119.99 used tho

Assuming the prices from germany translate over you can get a new RX 570 for 145, so a used RX 470/570 is what I'd go for.

The only reason to go for a GT 1030 or 750ti is if your power supply can't handle a PCI-e power graphics card. What kind of system and what power supply doe it have? Is it just an ATX power supply?

The best card you could get otherwise is a 1050ti which is also a 75W TDP card.

https://de.pcpartpicker.com/product/jgWrxr/sapphire-radeon-rx-570-4gb-nitro-video-card-11266-14-20g


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Just now, Innellim said:

So i should rather go for RX 570 or 470

It is way faster to use one of those if your system can handle it.


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3 minutes ago, Innellim said:

i.m not sure what power supply i have

Just post a picture of the inside of the PC.


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24 minutes ago, Streetguru said:

Just post a picture of the inside of the PC.

when its 'not sure what PSU i have' its always shit lol


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2 hours ago, NunoLava1998 said:

when its 'not sure what PSU i have' its always shit lol

once someone said that and had a AX860i lol... not always. usually though


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