Real World Speed
Performance profile from 322,584 user samples
23,061 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 31% MSI(1462 809D)
Worst Bench: 23% Gigabyte(1458 22DD)
Poor: 23% Great: 31%
SPEED RANK: 94th / 593
299,523 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% MSI(1462 3160)
Worst Bench: 55% MSI(1462 3160)
Poor: 55% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
28.1 % 63.8 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+127%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
101 fps 195 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+93%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
63.1 fps 150 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+138%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
73.5 fps 183 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+149%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
77.5 fps 125 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+61%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
120 fps 222 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+85%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
65.6 fps 162 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+147%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
81.8 fps 205 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+151%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.5 fps 140 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+74%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
118 fps 157 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+34%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
40 fps 53 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+33%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
57 fps 95 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+66%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
115 fps 179 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+56%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
42 fps 63 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+47%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74 fps 125 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+69%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
51 fps 90 fps Much Better World of Tanks fps.
+76%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
44 fps 95 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+116%
Market Share
Based on 10,192,114 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.33 % 3.17 % Hugely higher market share.
+861%
Value
Value For Money
77.5 % Better value.
+22%
63.4 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
83 % 116 % Much more popular.
+40%
Price
Price (score)
$80 Much cheaper.
+78%
$370
Age
Newest
24 Months Much more recent.
+49%
47 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
88.8 fps 227 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+156%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
84.4 fps 195 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+131%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
73.8 fps 197 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+167%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
79.3 fps 174 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+119%
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The RX 460 is the third Polaris based 14 nm graphics card released by AMD this year, it follows the 470 and 480). The Polaris 11 GPU which drives the RX 460 is around 50% less powerful than the Polaris 10 GPU used by both the RX 480 and RX 470. Looking at the provisional average benchmarks (we only four samples of the RX 460 at this time) of the RX 460 and RX 480 shows that the performance gap of 50% percent is in line with the specs. The RX 460 is available with custom coolers from launch and it comes in both 2GB and 4GB varieties. With list prices starting from $120 for the 2GB variant the RX 460 offers decent value for money at the lower end of the graphics card spectrum. The 4GB version is somewhat poor value for money at the $150 price point since an RX 480 is only an additional $50 for double the performance. See the current value for money leaders here.  [Aug '16 GPUPro]

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The Nvidia GTX 970 is a game changer in terms of performance per watt and value for money. The GTX 970 is based on Nvidia's ground-breaking Maxwell architecture which delivers considerable clock for clock performance gains over Kepler, its predecessor. Comparing the GTX 970 and 780 Ti shows that the two cards offer comparable performance yet the new GTX 970 costs nearly half as much! Unsurprisingly Nvidia are discontinuing the 780 Ti as it's now largely redundant. These price to performance gains typically occur once or twice a decade and although the new Maxwell architecture will improve down the line with the release of the Ti/Titan versions, at the moment the 970 offers the best value for money on the market by miles. Since this summary was originally written AMD have slashed prices and older Nvidia models (780/780 Ti/770) have also been hugely discounted. See the latest value for money rankings here[Jul '15 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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