Real World Speed
Performance profile from 88,329 user samples
11,623 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 77% MSI(1462 2015)
Worst Bench: 55% XFX(1682 9395)
Poor: 55% Great: 77%
SPEED RANK: 32nd / 595
76,706 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 113% EVGA(3842 1996) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 54% EVGA(3842 4993) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 54% Great: 113%
SPEED RANK: 18th / 595
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
70.8 % 97.2 % Much faster effective speed.
+37%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
281 fps 320 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+14%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
132 fps 191 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+45%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
181 fps 285 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+57%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
183 fps 196 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+7%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
320 fps 381 fps Better peak texture detail.
+19%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
138 fps 217 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+57%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
195 fps 328 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+68%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
194 fps 227 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+17%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
175 fps 203 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+16%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
73 fps 82 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+11%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps 122 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+27%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
208 fps 233 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+12%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
69 fps 98 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+43%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55 fps 84 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+54%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps 126 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+33%
Market Share
Based on 11,364,563 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.12 % 0.82 % Hugely higher market share.
+583%
Value
Value For Money
55.5 % 74.2 % Much better value.
+34%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
88 % 112 % More popular.
+27%
Price
Price (score)
$529 +4% $550
Age
Newest
40 Months +2% 41 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
235 fps 375 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+60%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
172 fps 323 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+88%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
208 fps 312 fps Much better lighting effects.
+50%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
161 fps 279 fps Much better reflection handling.
+73%
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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 new GTX 980 Ti shares the same board as the more expensive Titan-X but with various restrictions including a reduced number of CUDA cores (3072 to 2816, -8.3%). Although the 980 Ti has the same 384-bit memory bandwidth as the Titan-X it only has 6GB of GDDR5 vs. 12GB in the Titan-X. So far we only have one user benchmark from a pre-release unit of the GTX 980 Ti so the following benchmarks are provisional. Comparing the Titan-X and 980 Ti shows that the Ti only lags by around 8%, which is in line with the CUDA core counts on the two cards. On the other hand comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 980 Ti shows that the Ti is around 16% faster. We don't have reliable prices for the GTX 980 Ti yet so a precise value rating isn't possible but as a card aimed at resolutions greater than 1080p it will struggle to match the GTX 970 for the vast majority of users. [May '15 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) October 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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