Gigabyte silently added low-profile versions of the GeForce GTX 1050 and GeForce GTX 1050 Ti to its website. These half-height cards are 167mm long and feature a small shrouded single-fan cooler. In terms of display output they both have two HDMI 2.0b, one DisplayPort and one dual-link DVI-D port.
The GTX 1050 OC Low Profile 2G features 640 Pascal-based CUDA cores clocked at 1366 MHz base and 1468 MHz boost out of the box (1392 MHz base and 1506 MHz boost in OC Mode using Gigabyte’s software) and 2GB of GDDR5 memory at 7008 MHz (7GT/s). For comparison, the GTX 1050 reference clock speeds are 1354 MHz base and 1455 MHz boost.
Meanwhile, the GTX 1050 Ti OC Low Profile 4G has 768 cores clocked at 1303 MHz base and 1417 MHz boost by default and 1328 MHz base and 1442 MHz boost in OC Mode. The GPU is paired with 4GB of GDDR5 memory at 7GT/s. NVIDIA’s reference GPU clocks are 1290 MHz base and 1392 MHz boost.
Pricing is unknown but the cards should be available in retail stores in the Q1 2017 timeframe.