Real World Speed
Performance profile from 118,382 user samples
84,910 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% MSI(1462 3413)
Worst Bench: 53% Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 53% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 590
33,472 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% XFX(1682 9390)
Worst Bench: 58% Gigabyte(1458 22BD) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 58% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 36th / 590
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
64.5 % 66 % +2%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
256 fps +0% 255 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
138 fps Slightly faster multi rendering.
+10%
126 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
181 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+11%
163 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
126 fps 177 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+40%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
294 fps +4% 284 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
148 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+10%
134 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
204 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+19%
172 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
133 fps 187 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+41%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
159 fps 184 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+16%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
91.3 fps 99.8 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+9%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55.2 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+20%
45.9 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52.8 fps 57.2 fps Slightly Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+8%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
75.8 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+8%
70.1 fps
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
65.1 fps 65.9 fps +1%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.2 fps 101 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+7%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+9%
115 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
54.4 fps +5% 51.9 fps
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
68.5 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+36%
50.5 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
102 fps +1% 101 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
190 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+6%
180 fps
Market Share
Based on 8,820,372 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.98 % Hugely higher market share.
+172%
0.36 %
Value
Value For Money
73.7 % 74.7 % +1%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
149 % Much more popular.
+54%
97 %
Price
Price (score)
$300 +1% $304
Age
Newest
23 Months Much more recent.
+34%
35 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
216 fps +1% 214 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
183 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+10%
166 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
184 fps 198 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+8%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
170 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+9%
156 fps
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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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The new AMD R9 390 is the direct successor to the R9 290. Both cards share the same GPU but the R9 390 is factory overclocked. The R9 390 has a 5% higher stock GPU clock, and a substantial stock memory clock increase of 20%. Additionally the R9 390 sports a minimum of 8GB of VRAM versus 4GB on the R9 290. At the current price levels of $329, the R9 390 can't compete given that R9 290s can be had for around $260. The increased VRAM will rarely help even at ultra high resolutions and in any case, most 4K gamers are likely to seek more GPU power than the R9 390 has to offer. We have seen several samples of the R9 390 and they scored an effective speed of 88.5% which, as expected, matches the speeds seen on overclocked R9 290s. On the face of it purchasing an R9 290 at a discount and then manually overclocking will result in the same performance as an R9 390 but with a saving of around $70. [Jun '15 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) May 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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