Real World Speed
Performance profile from 25,697 user samples
21,487 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% MSI(1462 2015)
Worst Bench: 57% Sapphire(174B E324)
Poor: 57% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 21st / 542
4,210 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 56% Sapphire(174B E308)
Worst Bench: 46% Asus(1043 04F5) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 46% Great: 56%
SPEED RANK: 33rd / 542
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
68.5 % Much faster effective speed.
+31%
52.1 % -31%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
253 fps Much better texture detail.
+32%
192 fps -32%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
125 fps Faster multi rendering.
+18%
106 fps -18%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
162 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+17%
139 fps -17%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
176 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+97%
89.5 fps -97%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
287 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+32%
218 fps -32%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
136 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+21%
112 fps -21%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
177 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+21%
146 fps -21%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
189 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+100%
94.6 fps -100%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
192 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+33%
145 fps -33%
Market Share
Based on 4,080,305 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.48 % Hugely higher market share.
+243%
0.14 % -243%
Value
Value For Money
77.6 % Slightly better value.
+8%
72.1 % -8%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
90 % Much more popular.
+30%
69 % -30%
Price
Price (score)
$304 -26% $226 Cheaper.
+26%
Age
Newest
24 Months -21% 19 Months More recent.
+21%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
216 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+34%
161 fps -34%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
171 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+21%
141 fps -21%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
197 fps Much better lighting effects.
+31%
150 fps -31%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
156 fps Better reflection handling.
+17%
133 fps -17%
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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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