Real World Speed
Performance profile from 37,205 user samples
11,941 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 77% Asus(1043 04DF) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 55% AMD(1002 0B00) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 55% Great: 77%
SPEED RANK: 29th / 593
25,264 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% MSI(1462 3411)
Worst Bench: 45% Gigabyte(1458 22D7)
Poor: 45% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 47th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
70.8 % Faster effective speed.
+26%
56.4 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
283 fps Better texture detail.
+26%
224 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
131 fps +1% 130 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
181 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+19%
152 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
182 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+52%
120 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
321 fps Better peak texture detail.
+21%
265 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
138 fps 139 fps +1%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
195 fps Slightly faster peak NBody calculation.
+11%
175 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
193 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+53%
126 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
175 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+24%
140 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
71 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+48%
48 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+9%
87 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
208 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+44%
145 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+51%
49 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+13%
49 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+23%
77 fps
Market Share
Based on 10,217,709 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.14 % 0.24 % Much higher market share.
+71%
Value
Value For Money
55.5 % 82.4 % Much better value.
+48%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
89 % 99 % Slightly more popular.
+11%
Price
Price (score)
$529 $208 Much cheaper.
+61%
Age
Newest
38 Months 24 Months Much more recent.
+37%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
235 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+22%
192 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
172 fps 174 fps +1%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
212 fps Much better lighting effects.
+39%
152 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
162 fps 163 fps +1%
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The AMD R9 390X is a rebadged power hungry (350W+) 290X. The 390X has a slightly increased GPU clock speed, a significantly increased memory speed and a higher minimum VRAM of 8GB but it shares the same core GPU hardware. Looking at the overclocked performance differences between the older 290X and the 390X shows that the two cards are approximately the same, which comes as no surprise considering that the 390X is actually just a factory overclocked 290X. Smart shoppers obviously won't be happy to pay AMD a premium of around $100 simply for overclocking a two year old 290X. That said the 390X does offer stellar performance, particularly at 4K resolutions and if prices drop significantly it could become a strong contender. We only have one MSI sample benchmark for the 390X so far so we will revisit this GPU when we have a better sample of all the available cards. [Jun '15 GPUPro]

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The RX 470 is the second Polaris based 14 nm graphics card released by AMD this year. The 470 follows hot on the heels of the hugely successful (though still mostly unavailable) RX 480. Based on specs the RX 470 has approximately 10% less processing horsepower than the RX 480. Looking at provisional average benchmarks (we only three samples of the RX 470 at this time) of the RX 480 and RX 470 shows that the performance gap is just a few percent. This performance gap will likely widen as we get a more representative number of samples of the RX 470 but the fact that custom design 470s are already available will likely keep the gap between the 480 less than 10%, at least until custom 480s make it to market. The list prices of both the 4GB RX 480 and RX 470 cards are within 20 USD of each other so AMD have basically re-released the 480 at a slightly reduced price with slightly reduced specs, strange but true! [Aug '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) August 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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