Real World Speed
Performance profile from 215,477 user samples
18,826 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 30% MSI(1462 2730) 2GB
Worst Bench: 24% Asus(1043 042C) 2GB
Poor: 24% Great: 30%
SPEED RANK: 89th / 555
196,651 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% EVGA(3842 6769) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 64% Asus(1043 854A) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 64% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 19th / 555
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
26.6 % 71.9 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+170%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
101 fps 214 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+112%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
52.4 fps 148 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+182%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
63.6 fps 208 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+227%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
77 fps 164 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+113%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
115 fps 244 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+112%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
58.7 fps 162 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+176%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
71.8 fps 228 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+218%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
86.1 fps 179 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+108%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
120 fps 163 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+35%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
110 fps 200 fps Hugely Better League of Legends fps.
+82%
Market Share
Based on 7,417,398 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.32 % 4.85 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,416%
Value
Value For Money
43.8 % 85.1 % Hugely better value.
+94%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
70 % 153 % Hugely more popular.
+119%
Price
Price (score)
$174 Much cheaper.
+39%
$285
Age
Newest
71 Months 19 Months Much more recent.
+73%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
88.7 fps 250 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+182%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
82.9 fps 214 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+158%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
78.2 fps 227 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+190%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
72.9 fps 198 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+172%
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The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s third 16 nm Pascal based GPU. It follows last month’s release of the higher end GTX 1070 and 1080. The 1060 has a TDP of 120 Watts and its aftermarket variants are available right away alongside the reference Founders edition. Comparing the GTX 1060 and 970 shows that although the 1060 leads by 12% it is also currently more expensive. Nvidia rushed the release of the GTX 1060 to help retain market share that may otherwise have gone to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 480. Comparing the RX 480 and GTX 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 12%. Due to better hardware compatibility, the RX 480 is able to match the 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, but that all depends on where prices settle. [Jul '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 2018 GPU Rankings.

We calculate effective 3D speed which estimates gaming performance for the top 12 games. Effective speed is adjusted by current prices to yield value for money. Our calculated are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. [GPUPro]

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