Real World Speed
Performance profile from 89,430 user samples
87,227 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% MSI(1462 3413)
Worst Bench: 54% PowerColor(148C 2372)
Poor: 54% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 592
2,203 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 46% MSI(1462 3140)
Worst Bench: 38% PowerColor(148C 9380) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 38% Great: 46%
SPEED RANK: 60th / 592
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.7 % Much faster effective speed.
+49%
42.6 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
254 fps Much better texture detail.
+56%
163 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
138 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+38%
100 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
177 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+57%
113 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
125 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+56%
80 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
299 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+59%
188 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+38%
107 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
203 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+69%
120 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
133 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+54%
86.5 fps
Market Share
Based on 9,274,435 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.9 % Insanely higher market share.
+4,400%
0.02 %
Value
Value For Money
76.2 % Slightly better value.
+15%
66.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
149 % Hugely more popular.
+126%
66 %
Price
Price (score)
$280 $189 Much cheaper.
+33%
Age
Newest
24 Months Much more recent.
+47%
45 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
215 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+58%
136 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
183 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+38%
133 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
181 fps Much better lighting effects.
+43%
127 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
170 fps Much better reflection handling.
+36%
125 fps
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 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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