Real World Speed
Performance profile from 20,372 user samples
20,372 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% MSI(1462 2015)
Worst Bench: 56% MSI(1462 2015)
Poor: 56% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 24th / 544
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
64.7 % -40% 90.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+40%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
251 fps -23% 309 fps Better texture detail.
+23%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
124 fps -43% 177 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+43%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
160 fps -67% 267 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+67%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
174 fps -6% 185 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+6%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
286 fps -26% 360 fps Better peak texture detail.
+26%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
133 fps -46% 195 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+46%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
172 fps -74% 300 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+74%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
186 fps -9% 204 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+9%
Market Share
Based on 4,697,773 GPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
93 % -27% 118 % More popular.
+27%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.58 % -379% 2.78 % Hugely higher market share.
+379%
Price
Price (score)
$304 Much cheaper.
+31%
400 USD -31%
Value
Value For Money
73.3 % -17% 85.8 % Better value.
+17%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
215 fps -53% 329 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+53%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
167 fps -71% 286 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+71%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
193 fps -46% 282 fps Much better lighting effects.
+46%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
153 fps -67% 255 fps Much better reflection handling.
+67%
Age
Newest
26 Months -54% 16.9 Months Much more recent.
+54%
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