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NVIDIA GeForce GT 430

GF108
Graphics Processor
96
Cores
16
TMUs
4
ROPs
512 MB
Memory Size
DDR3
Memory Type
64 bit
Bus Width
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The GeForce GT 430 was an entry-level graphics card by NVIDIA, launched in October 2010. Built on the 40 nm process, and based on the GF108 graphics processor, in its GF108-300-A1 variant, the card supports DirectX 12.0. The GF108 graphics processor is an average sized chip with a die area of 116 mm² and 585 million transistors. It features 96 shading units, 16 texture mapping units and 4 ROPs. NVIDIA has placed 512 MB DDR3 memory on the card, which are connected using a 64-bit memory interface. The GPU is operating at a frequency of 700 MHz, memory is running at 800 MHz.
Being a single-slot card, the NVIDIA GeForce GT 430 does not require any additional power connector, its power draw is rated at 49 W maximum. Display outputs include: 1x DVI, 1x HDMI, 1x VGA. GeForce GT 430 is connected to the rest of the system using a PCIe 2.0 x16 interface. The card measures 145 mm in length, and features a single-slot cooling solution. Its price at launch was 79 US Dollars.

Graphics Processor

GPU Name: GF108
GPU Variant: GF108-300-A1
Architecture: Fermi
Process Size: 40 nm
Transistors: 585 million
Die Size: 116 mm²

Graphics Card

Released: Oct 11th, 2010
Production Status: End-of-life
Launch Price: 79 USD
Bus Interface: PCIe 2.0 x16

Relative Performance

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Based on TPU review data: "Performance Summary" at 1920x1080

Clock Speeds

GPU Clock: 700 MHz
Shader Clock: 1400 MHz
Memory Clock: 800 MHz
1600 MHz effective

Memory

Memory Size: 512 MB
Memory Type: DDR3
Memory Bus: 64 bit
Bandwidth: 12.80 GB/s

Render Config

Shading Units: 96
TMUs: 16
ROPs: 4
SM Count: 2
Pixel Rate: 2.800 GPixel/s
Texture Rate: 11.20 GTexel/s
Floating-point performance: 268.8 GFLOPS

Board Design

Slot Width: Single-slot
Length: 5.7 inches
145 mm
TDP: 49 W
Outputs: 1x DVI
1x HDMI
1x VGA
Power Connectors: None
Board Number: P1071

Graphics Features

DirectX: 12.0 (11_0)
OpenGL: 4.6
OpenCL: 1.1
Vulkan: N/A
CUDA: 2.1
Shader Model: 5.1

Reviews

Our review database contains 33 reviews of the GeForce GT 430.

Card Notes

Variant Memory: 1024MB DDR3 64 bit
Variant Memory: 1024MB DDR3 128 bit
Variant Memory: 2048MB DDR3 128 bit
Variant Memory: 4096MB DDR3 128 bit
Variant Memory: 1024MB GDDR5 128 bit

Retail boards based on this design (4)

Name GPU Clock Memory Clock Other Changes
ECS GT 430 Low Profile 1 GB 700 MHz 700 MHz 1024 MB, 128 bit
GIGABYTE GT 430 OC 1 GB 730 MHz 900 MHz 1024 MB
Palit GT 430 Low Profile 2 GB 700 MHz 535 MHz 2048 MB, 128 bit
SPARKLE GT 430 ONE 700 MHz 800 MHz 1024 MB, 1x DVI 1x HDMI, 128 bit