Real World Speed
Performance profile from 104,824 user samples
20,288 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 64% Sapphire(174B E353) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 47% Sapphire(174B E347)
Poor: 47% Great: 64%
SPEED RANK: 48th / 584
84,536 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% PowerColor(148C 2372)
Worst Bench: 53% AMD(1002 0B37)
Poor: 53% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 584
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
56.2 % 64.5 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+15%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
220 fps 255 fps Better texture detail.
+16%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
130 fps 139 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+7%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
151 fps 180 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+19%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
119 fps 126 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+6%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
264 fps 296 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+12%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
140 fps 148 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+6%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
174 fps 205 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+18%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
127 fps 133 fps +5%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
139 fps 158 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+14%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
88 fps 91.4 fps +4%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
48 fps 54.9 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+14%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
49.1 fps 75.8 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+54%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
51.5 fps 65.1 fps Better Fallout 4 fps.
+26%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
76.9 fps 93.3 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+21%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.7 fps 125 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+32%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
48.4 fps 54.3 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+12%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.6 fps 102 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+8%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
153 fps 191 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+25%
Market Share
Based on 8,302,160 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.2 % 0.92 % Hugely higher market share.
+360%
Value
Value For Money
82.2 % Better value.
+23%
66.5 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
100 % 147 % Much more popular.
+47%
Price
Price (score)
$208 Much cheaper.
+41%
$350
Age
Newest
20 Months Slightly more recent.
+9%
22 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
192 fps 218 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+14%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
175 fps 183 fps +5%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
155 fps 185 fps Better lighting effects.
+19%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
161 fps 170 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+6%
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The RX 470 is the second Polaris based 14 nm graphics card released by AMD this year. The 470 follows hot on the heels of the hugely successful (though still mostly unavailable) RX 480. Based on specs the RX 470 has approximately 10% less processing horsepower than the RX 480. Looking at provisional average benchmarks (we only three samples of the RX 470 at this time) of the RX 480 and RX 470 shows that the performance gap is just a few percent. This performance gap will likely widen as we get a more representative number of samples of the RX 470 but the fact that custom design 470s are already available will likely keep the gap between the 480 less than 10%, at least until custom 480s make it to market. The list prices of both the 4GB RX 480 and RX 470 cards are within 20 USD of each other so AMD have basically re-released the 480 at a slightly reduced price with slightly reduced specs, strange but true! [Aug '16 GPUPro]

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The RX 480 is the first graphics card to feature AMD’s new 14nm Polaris architecture. The card is due for release on June 29 (in four days time). We don’t have all the details yet but the RX 480 is rumoured to have an MSRP of $199 and it will likely perform on a par with the Nvidia GTX 970. At present we only have one benchmark so although the performance figures are provisional the RX 480 and GTX 970 do appear to be closely matched. If further tests validate these results and the cards retail at the MSRP of $199, then the new RX 480 will effectively improve graphics card price/performance ratios by a whopping 23%, something that has not happened since the release of the Maxwell based Nvidia GTX 970 nearly two years ago. In addition better price/performance for the current generation of games, the RX 480 also offers relatively strong DX12 support which provides better future proofing than Nvida’s Maxwell (970/980/980 Ti) cards. [Jun '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) April 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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