Real World Speed
Performance profile from 158,092 user samples
11,620 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% AMD(1002 0B00) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 55% Sapphire(174B E285)
Poor: 55% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 24th / 542
146,472 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 73% MSI(1462 3160)
Worst Bench: 50% Gigabyte(1458 3671) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 50% Great: 73%
SPEED RANK: 28th / 542
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
65.4 % +3% 63.4 % -3%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
245 fps Better texture detail.
+25%
196 fps -25%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
119 fps -27% 151 fps Faster multi rendering.
+27%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
154 fps -20% 185 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+20%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
167 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+33%
126 fps -33%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
277 fps Better peak texture detail.
+23%
225 fps -23%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
132 fps -27% 168 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+27%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
171 fps -21% 207 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+21%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
185 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+30%
142 fps -30%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
76.2 fps -31% 99.8 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+31%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
63.8 fps -10% 70.2 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+10%
Market Share
Based on 4,042,912 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.45 % -813% 4.11 % Hugely higher market share.
+813%
Value
Value For Money
61.9 % -24% 76.8 % Better value.
+24%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
77 % -38% 106 % Much more popular.
+38%
Price
Price (score)
$399 -31% $275 Much cheaper.
+31%
Age
Newest
44 Months -25% 33 Months More recent.
+25%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
207 fps -12% 231 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+12%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
162 fps -23% 199 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+23%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
186 fps -6% 197 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+6%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
148 fps -19% 176 fps Better reflection handling.
+19%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 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 $309Nvidia GTX 1070 $366Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $297AMD RX 480 $608Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $138
Intel Core i5-7600K $233Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $169
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $127SanDisk Extreme 64GB $34
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