Real World Speed
Performance profile from 269,765 user samples
6,643 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 53% Asus(1043 04F5) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 42% Sapphire(174B E308)
Poor: 42% Great: 53%
SPEED RANK: 51st / 592
263,122 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% EVGA(3842 3975)
Worst Bench: 51% Gigabyte(1458 367A)
Poor: 51% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 592
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
49.2 % 62.6 % Faster effective speed.
+27%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
193 fps 193 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
106 fps 148 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+40%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
138 fps 180 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+30%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
85.8 fps 124 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+45%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
219 fps 222 fps +1%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
113 fps 166 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+47%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
146 fps 205 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+40%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
92.8 fps 140 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+51%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
149 fps 157 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+5%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
65.3 fps 95 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+45%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
117 fps 186 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+58%
Market Share
Based on 9,202,764 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.02 % 3.26 % Insanely higher market share.
+16,200%
Value
Value For Money
68.1 % Slightly better value.
+9%
62.2 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
72 % 112 % Much more popular.
+56%
Price
Price (score)
$226 Much cheaper.
+39%
$370
Age
Newest
30 Months Much more recent.
+33%
45 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
161 fps 221 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+37%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
142 fps 196 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+38%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
149 fps 191 fps Better lighting effects.
+28%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
133 fps 173 fps Much better reflection handling.
+30%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 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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  • Best gaming performance - Effective Speed measures performance for modern 3D games.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on 3D gaming performance and price.
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