Real World Speed
Performance profile from 187,878 user samples
10,736 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 76% Asus(1043 04DF) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 60% MSI(1462 2015)
Poor: 60% Great: 76%
SPEED RANK: 21st / 555
177,142 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 143% EVGA(3842 6288) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 82% Gigabyte(1458 373F) ≥ 4GB; Gigabyte GTX 1080
Poor: 82% Great: 143%
SPEED RANK: 4th / 555
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
70.5 % 126 % Much faster effective speed.
+78%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
277 fps 404 fps Much better texture detail.
+46%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
129 fps 235 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+82%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
180 fps 390 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+117%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
181 fps 245 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+35%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
318 fps 469 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+47%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
136 fps 261 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+92%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
193 fps 444 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+130%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
192 fps 272 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+42%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
183 fps -32% 242 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+32%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95.5 fps -40% 134 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+40%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62.5 fps -54% 96.1 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+54%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
68.2 fps -69% 115 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+69%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
99.1 fps -48% 146 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+48%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
229 fps -7% 245 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+7%
Market Share
Based on 7,379,078 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.06 % 3.7 % Insanely higher market share.
+6,067%
Value
Value For Money
55.2 % 97 % Much better value.
+76%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
87 % 129 % Much more popular.
+48%
Price
Price (score)
$529 +2% $540
Age
Newest
32 Months 20 Months Much more recent.
+38%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
234 fps 471 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+101%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
171 fps 419 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+145%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
213 fps 399 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+87%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
159 fps 370 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+133%
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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 GTX 1080 is Nvidia’s new flagship graphics card. It features the new 16 nm (down from 28 nm) Pascal architecture. This is the first die shrink since the release of the GTX 680 at which time the manufacturing process shrunk from 40 nm down to 28 nm. In terms of typical 3D gaming performance the 1080 is around 30% faster than the GTX 980 Ti and it manages to deliver the additional performance with a TDP of just 180 Watts which is 70 Watts less than the 980 Ti. The new Pascal architecture delivers a satisfying jump in performance over Maxwell and the GTX 1080 is now the fastest single GPU available. Over the coming months older generation cards will likely see significant price drops as the better value for money 1070, 1060 and 1050 cards slowly replace their predecessors. [May '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) February 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 calculated 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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  • Best gaming performance - Effective Speed measures performance for modern 3D games.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on 3D gaming performance and price.
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