Real World Speed
Performance profile from 103,964 user samples
8,176 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 53% PowerColor(148C 2350)
Worst Bench: 38% PowerColor(148C 2350)
Poor: 38% Great: 53%
SPEED RANK: 51st / 593
95,788 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Sapphire(174B E347)
Worst Bench: 51% XFX(1682 9480)
Poor: 51% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
48.7 % 63.9 % Much faster effective speed.
+31%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
193 fps 257 fps Much better texture detail.
+33%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
107 fps 139 fps Faster multi rendering.
+30%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
138 fps 179 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+30%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
85.7 fps 126 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+47%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
219 fps 300 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+37%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
113 fps 148 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+31%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
146 fps 203 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+39%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
92.4 fps 133 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+44%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
149 fps 159 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+6%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
65 fps 94 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+44%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
120 fps 181 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+51%
Market Share
Based on 10,237,403 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.09 % 0.99 % Hugely higher market share.
+1,000%
Value
Value For Money
67.4 % 76.5 % Slightly better value.
+14%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % 152 % Hugely more popular.
+108%
Price
Price (score)
$226 Cheaper.
+20%
$280
Age
Newest
32 Months 26 Months More recent.
+19%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
161 fps 214 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+33%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
142 fps 183 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+29%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
143 fps 178 fps Better lighting effects.
+24%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
133 fps 170 fps Better reflection handling.
+28%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) August 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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