Real World Speed
Performance profile from 99,987 user samples
2,407 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 53% AMD(1002 3000) 3GB
Worst Bench: 39% AMD(1002 3000) 3GB
Poor: 39% Great: 53%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 544
97,580 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% Asus(1043 85AC)
Worst Bench: 64% EVGA(3842 6267) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 64% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 14th / 544
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
47.3 % -54% 72.7 % Much faster effective speed.
+54%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
198 fps -10% 217 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+10%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
65.1 fps -130% 150 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+130%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
147 fps -44% 211 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+44%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
95.2 fps -73% 165 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+73%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
227 fps -8% 246 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+8%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
73.1 fps -131% 169 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+131%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
168 fps -37% 230 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+37%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
107 fps -66% 178 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+66%
Market Share
Based on 4,675,300 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.05 % -9,560% 4.83 % Insanely higher market share.
+9,560%
Value
Value For Money
42.2 % -106% 87 % Hugely better value.
+106%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % -88% 128 % Hugely more popular.
+88%
Price
Price (score)
$435 -36% $280 Much cheaper.
+36%
Age
Newest
68 Months -81% 13 Months Hugely more recent.
+81%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
167 fps -51% 253 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+51%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
96.7 fps -123% 216 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+123%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
144 fps -58% 228 fps Much better lighting effects.
+58%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
85.5 fps -133% 199 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+133%
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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) August 2017 GPU Rankings.

Welcome to our graphics card comparison. We calculate effective 3D speed which measures performance for recent games. Effective speed is adjusted by cost to yield value for money. Calculated values don't always tell the whole picture so we check them against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. Share your opinion by voting. [GPUPro]

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Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

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Intel Core i7-7700K $300Nvidia GTX 1070 $367Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
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