Real World Speed
Performance profile from 17,189 user samples
7,224 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 69% MSI(1462 3411)
Worst Bench: 46% MSI(1462 3411)
Poor: 46% Great: 69%
SPEED RANK: 28th / 535
9,965 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 48% Gigabyte(1458 254C) 3GB
Worst Bench: 33% XFX(1682 3221) 3GB
Poor: 33% Great: 48%
SPEED RANK: 44th / 535
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
58.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+46%
40.1 % -46%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
219 fps Much better texture detail.
+39%
158 fps -39%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
130 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+125%
57.9 fps -125%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
152 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+41%
108 fps -41%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
120 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+46%
82.4 fps -46%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
263 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+38%
190 fps -38%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
140 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+107%
67.6 fps -107%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
178 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+41%
126 fps -41%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
129 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+31%
98.4 fps -31%
Market Share
Based on 3,157,342 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.9 % Hugely higher market share.
+200%
0.3 % -200%
Value
Value For Money
104 % Hugely better value.
+121%
46.9 % -121%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
89 % More popular.
+25%
71 % -25%
Price
Price (score)
$155 Much cheaper.
+47%
$290 -47%
Age
Newest
7 Months Hugely more recent.
+89%
62 Months -89%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
195 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+37%
142 fps -37%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
177 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+97%
89.8 fps -97%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
157 fps Much better lighting effects.
+33%
118 fps -33%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
162 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+116%
75 fps -116%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) March 2017 GPU Rankings.

Welcome to our graphics card comparison. We calculate effective 3D speed which measures performance for recent games. Effective speed is adjusted by cost to yield value for money. Calculated values don't always tell the whole picture so we check them against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top GPUs. Share your opinion by voting. [GPUPro]

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Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

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