Real World Speed
Performance profile from 58,015 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
46,074 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Device(1DA2 E366) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 54% XFX(1682 C580)
Poor: 54% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 31st / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
70.8 % +3% 68.8 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
283 fps +1% 279 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
131 fps 144 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+10%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
181 fps 197 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+9%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
182 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+40%
130 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
321 fps 321 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
138 fps 154 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+12%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
195 fps 216 fps Slightly faster peak NBody calculation.
+11%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
193 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+40%
138 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
175 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+11%
157 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
71 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+22%
58 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 98 fps +3%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
208 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+30%
160 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74 fps +4% 71 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps 63 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+14%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+9%
88 fps
Market Share
Based on 10,237,403 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.15 % 1.7 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,033%
Value
Value For Money
55.5 % 94.3 % Much better value.
+70%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
89 % 111 % More popular.
+25%
Price
Price (score)
$529 $228 Much cheaper.
+57%
Age
Newest
38 Months 16 Months Much more recent.
+58%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
235 fps +4% 225 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
172 fps 192 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+12%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
212 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+8%
196 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
162 fps 177 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+9%
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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 580 is released this week and is AMD’s latest flagship GPU based on second generation Polaris architecture. For all intents and purposes it is a refresh of the RX 480 released just 10 months prior. Modifications to the architecture have yielded improved performance per wattage and increased clock speeds of around 10% for base and around 5% for boost. The RX 580 will come with either 4GB or 8GB of high-bandwidth GDDR5 memory. Exact pricing for this mid-range chip remains to be seen, but the RX 500 series is likely to cannibalize sales of AMD’s 400 series. Performance wise, the RX 580 is in direct competition with NVIDIA’s popular GTX 1060 6GB which in now 9 months old. Perhaps after last year’s ill timed head to head release of the RX 480 and the faster but similarly priced GTX 1060 (a standoff which NVIDIA seem to have won based on market share), AMD are attempting to draw back some market share with the newer, slightly upgraded RX 580. The upcoming release of the 500 series comes ahead of AMD’s Vega architecture, for which specification and pricing details are not yet public but which will is expected to yield a significant jump in performance compared to Polaris. [Apr '17 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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Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
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