GT 1030 GAME COMPABILITY LIST

gt 1030 frontThe nVidia GT 1030  is the entry level Pascal architecture display adapter.  The MSRP is $79.

The GT 1030 is close to the old GTX 460 for performance. It also is a bit more powerful than the Radeon Vega 8 graphics. IT is also more powerful than the HD 5770.

The MSI GT 1030 offers an active cooler however some models are passively cooled.  We tested games with a 1024×768 LCD.

The GT 1030 has 384 CUDA with 24 TMUs and 16 ROPs. The TDP is only 30W. The reference clock of 1228 MHz means the GT 1030 has plenty of performance for gaming.

  • A Game of Thrones: Genesis
  • Age Of Empires III
  • Alien Swarm
  • Aion Tower of Eternity
  • Alliance of Valiant Arms (A.V.A)
  • Aquanox
  • Ask Tao
  • Attack On Pearl Harbor
  • Audition Dance Battle Online
  • Avadon: The Black Fortress
  • Bastion
  • Batman: Arkham City
  • Battle Of Europe
  • Borderlands
  • Bricks of Egypt
  • Brief Karate Foolish
  • Bulletstorm
  • Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
  • Cars 2: The Video Game
  • Castle Clicker
  • Celebrity Death Match
  • Champions Online
  • Combat Flight Simulator 3.0
  • Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3
  • Command and Conquer 4: Tiberium Twilight
  • Company Of Heroes: Tales Of Valor
  • Conquest Journey
  • Counter-Strike
  • Create
  • CrossFire
  • Darkspore
  • DC Universe Online
  • DeathSpank
  • Deer Drive
  • Demolition Company
  • Demon Dungeon
  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution
  • Dirt 2
  • Dirt 3
  • Dragon Age II
  • Dragon Age: Origins Awakening
  • Dragon Oath
  • Dragon Power of Great Ming
  • Dream Chronicles
  • DuGujiujian
  • Dungeon Defenders
  • Dungeon & Fighter Online
  • Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion
  • Emergency 3
  • Empire Total War
  • Enemy Territory Quake Wars
  • EVE Online: Tyrannis
  • F1 2010
  • F1 2011
  • Fable III
  • Fallout: New Vegas
  • Fantasy Westward Journey
  • Farm Frenzy 2
  • F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin
  • FIFA 11
  • FIFA Manager 12
  • FIFA Soccer 12
  • Final Fantasy XI: Seekers of Adoulin
  • Football Manager* 2011
  • Free Style
  • Freelancer
  • Gatling Gears
  • Ghostbusters: The Video Game
  • Half-Life
  • Hidden Secrets: The Nightmare
  • Hot Wheels: Beat That
  • Hunted: The Demon’s Forge
  • Hunting Unlimited 4
  • IGT Slots: Texas Tea
  • In-Fisherman Freshwater Trophies
  • Journey to Fairyland
  • Jurassic Park: The Game
  • JX3
  • Left 4 Dead 2
  • Legends of Atlantis: Exodus
  • LEGO Batman
  • LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4
  • LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7
  • LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean
  • LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy
  • LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars
  • LEGO Universe
  • LIMBO
  • Lineage II
  • Lord of the Rings Online: Rise of Isengard
  • Mabinogi Heroes
  • Madden NFL
  • Magic: The Gathring – Tactics
  • Major League Baseball 2K9
  • Mass Effect 2
  • Medieval II: Total War Gold
  • Monday Night Combat
  • Monster Hunter Frontier
  • Mystery Case Files: Return To Ravenhearst
  • Nancy Drew: The Captive Curse
  • Nancy Drew Warnings at Waverly Academy
  • Napoleon: Total War
  • Natalie Brooks: Secrets of Treasure House
  • NBA 2K10
  • Need For Speed: World 2010
  • Operation Flashpoint: Red River
  • Pirates of Black Cove
  • Plain Sight
  • Popkart
  • Portal 2
  • QQ Dance
  • QQ Speed
  • Quake Live
  • Ranch Rush
  • Rift: Planes of Telara
  • Rise of Immortals
  • Roller Coaster Tycoon 3
  • RuneScape
  • Sakura Agent
  • Sakura Cupid
  • Section 8: Prejudice
  • Serious Sam Fusion
  • Shank
  • Sid Meier’s Civilization V
  • Sins of a Solar Empire: Trinity
  • Sleepy Hollow
  • Slots Dual Pack
  • Spore
  • StarCraft 2
  • Star Trek Online
  • Street Fighter IV
  • Super Street Fighter IV
  • Supreme Commanders 2
  • Tales of Monkey Island
  • Team Fortress 2
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2: Battle Nexus
  • The Sims 2
  • The Sims 3
  • The Treasures Of Mystery Island
  • The World Of Legend
  • Tiger Woods Online
  • Tiger Woods PGA TOUR
  • Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X.
  • Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X.2
  • Total War: Shogun 2
  • Toy Story 3
  • Trainz: Driver Ed
  • Transformers: War for Cybertron
  • TRON 2.0
  • TRON: Evolution
  • Tropico 3: Absolute Power
  • Tropico 4
  • Virtua Tennis 4
  • Warhammer 40,000: Dawn Of War II
  • Warhammer 40,000: Dawn Of War II – Retribution
  • Warhammer Online: Age Of Reckoning
  • World in Conflict
  • World of Warcraft: Cataclysm
  • World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King
  • Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne
  • World Two
  • X3: Terran Conflict
  • XuanYuan (China)

Many other older games will likely work ok. This list is far from exhaustive.

LCD panels can do 640×480 and up quite easily. Panels can also do 800×600 and 1024×768. These are the VESA standard modes. Some games may be playable at 1280×720 which is HD widescreen. A few games can be played at 1920×1080 with the GT 1030.