Real World Speed
Performance profile from 254,020 user samples
17,966 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 34% Asus(1043 048D)
Worst Bench: 27% XFX(1682 9270) 2GB
Poor: 27% Great: 34%
SPEED RANK: 80th / 584
236,054 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 79% PNY(196E 119F)
Worst Bench: 63% MSI(1462 3283)
Poor: 63% Great: 79%
SPEED RANK: 28th / 584
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
32 % 71.4 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+123%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
127 fps 212 fps Much better texture detail.
+67%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
56.3 fps 147 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+161%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
82.6 fps 207 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+151%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.6 fps 163 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+102%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
144 fps 242 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+68%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
60.4 fps 166 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+175%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
91.4 fps 227 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+148%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
87.2 fps 178 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+104%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
117 fps 163 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+39%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
67.1 fps 99.6 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+48%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
59.6 fps 108 fps Hugely Better World of Tanks fps.
+80%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
122 fps 196 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+60%
Market Share
Based on 8,307,995 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.28 % 5.64 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,914%
Value
Value For Money
53.4 % 83.5 % Much better value.
+56%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % 161 % Hugely more popular.
+137%
Price
Price (score)
$170 Much cheaper.
+41%
$290
Age
Newest
53 Months 21 Months Much more recent.
+60%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
106 fps 251 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+137%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
83.4 fps 214 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+157%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
98.1 fps 225 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+129%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
76.7 fps 196 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+156%
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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) April 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 figures 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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