Real World Speed
Performance profile from 42,980 user samples
37,099 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% MSI(1462 3413)
Worst Bench: 54% XFX(1682 9480)
Poor: 54% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 22nd / 540
5,881 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 32% Sapphire(174B E344)
Worst Bench: 24% Asus(1043 04AC) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 24% Great: 32%
SPEED RANK: 69th / 540
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
67.4 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+134%
28.8 % -134%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
256 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+149%
103 fps -149%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
139 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+119%
63.5 fps -119%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
183 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+145%
74.8 fps -145%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
127 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+63%
78.1 fps -63%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
299 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+149%
120 fps -149%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
151 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+129%
65.8 fps -129%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
210 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+152%
83.4 fps -152%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
137 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+69%
80.9 fps -69%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
232 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+53%
152 fps -53%
Market Share
Based on 3,502,469 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3 % Hugely higher market share.
+329%
0.7 % -329%
Value
Value For Money
89.9 % Better value.
+22%
73.5 % -22%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
135 % Hugely more popular.
+99%
68 % -99%
Price
Price (score)
$238 -62% $90 Much cheaper.
+62%
Age
Newest
10 Months -20% 8 Months More recent.
+20%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
222 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+147%
90 fps -147%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
188 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+121%
85 fps -121%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
186 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+134%
79.4 fps -134%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
172 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+114%
80.3 fps -114%
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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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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) April 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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