Real World Speed
Performance profile from 21,188 user samples
6,010 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 82% MSI(1462 2015)
Worst Bench: 61% Sapphire(174B E324)
Poor: 61% Great: 82%
SPEED RANK: 15th / 540
15,178 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 52% Sapphire(174B E308)
Worst Bench: 40% XFX(1682 9380)
Poor: 40% Great: 52%
SPEED RANK: 40th / 540
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
74.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+57%
47.4 % -57%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
279 fps Much better texture detail.
+61%
173 fps -61%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
130 fps Faster multi rendering.
+25%
104 fps -25%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
181 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+52%
119 fps -52%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
182 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+107%
88 fps -107%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
318 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+64%
194 fps -64%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
138 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+23%
112 fps -23%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
194 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+50%
129 fps -50%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
194 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+104%
95 fps -104%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
249 fps Hugely Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+104%
122 fps -104%
Market Share
Based on 3,502,469 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.3 % -100% 0.6 % Hugely higher market share.
+100%
Value
Value For Money
66.7 % -9% 72.5 % Slightly better value.
+9%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
77 % -13% 87 % Slightly more popular.
+13%
Price
Price (score)
$434 -55% $194 Much cheaper.
+55%
Age
Newest
22 Months 0% 22 Months 0%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
234 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+62%
144 fps -62%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
172 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+22%
141 fps -22%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
216 fps Much better lighting effects.
+62%
133 fps -62%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
162 fps Better reflection handling.
+25%
130 fps -25%
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