Real World Speed
Performance profile from 128,866 user samples
5,780 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 53% Sapphire(174B E308)
Worst Bench: 45% XFX(1682 9385)
Poor: 45% Great: 53%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 546
123,086 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% EVGA(3842 6769) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 65% EVGA(3842 6163)
Poor: 65% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 17th / 546
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
49.5 % -45% 71.9 % Much faster effective speed.
+45%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
194 fps -10% 214 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+10%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
107 fps -38% 148 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+38%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
139 fps -50% 208 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+50%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
87.4 fps -86% 163 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+86%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
218 fps -11% 243 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+11%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
112 fps -46% 164 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+46%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
145 fps -57% 227 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+57%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
93.4 fps -90% 177 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+90%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
146 fps -11% 163 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+11%
Market Share
Based on 5,365,381 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.1 % -5,020% 5.12 % Insanely higher market share.
+5,020%
Value
Value For Money
68.5 % -32% 90.4 % Much better value.
+32%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
70 % -94% 136 % Hugely more popular.
+94%
Price
Price (score)
$226 Slightly cheaper.
+13%
$260 -13%
Age
Newest
22 Months -32% 15 Months Much more recent.
+32%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
161 fps -56% 251 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+56%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
143 fps -50% 215 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+50%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
149 fps -52% 227 fps Much better lighting effects.
+52%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
133 fps -48% 197 fps Much better reflection handling.
+48%
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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) October 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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