Real World Speed
Performance profile from 48,067 user samples
28,584 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% PowerColor(148C 2377) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 58% Gigabyte(1458 22F9) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 58% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 30th / 584
19,483 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 31% Gigabyte(1458 22DD)
Worst Bench: 24% Gigabyte(1458 22DD)
Poor: 24% Great: 31%
SPEED RANK: 95th / 584
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
69.4 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+146%
28.2 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
278 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+181%
98.9 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
143 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+129%
62.5 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
199 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+171%
73.3 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
130 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+69%
77 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
316 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+168%
118 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
154 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+134%
65.8 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
219 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+165%
82.6 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
138 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+71%
80.6 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
179 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+49%
120 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
98 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+65%
59.3 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55.9 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+39%
40.2 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
70.9 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+67%
42.4 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
91.1 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+108%
43.7 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
122 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+66%
73.5 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
159 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+35%
118 fps
Market Share
Based on 8,302,160 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.92 % Hugely higher market share.
+188%
0.32 %
Value
Value For Money
74.8 % Slightly better value.
+15%
65.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
105 % More popular.
+30%
81 %
Price
Price (score)
$328 $104 Much cheaper.
+68%
Age
Newest
12 Months Much more recent.
+40%
20 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
229 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+155%
89.7 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
192 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+127%
84.7 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
201 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+162%
76.7 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
178 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+128%
78.1 fps
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The RX 580 is released this week and is AMD’s latest flagship GPU based on second generation Polaris architecture. For all intents and purposes it is a refresh of the RX 480 released just 10 months prior. Modifications to the architecture have yielded improved performance per wattage and increased clock speeds of around 10% for base and around 5% for boost. The RX 580 will come with either 4GB or 8GB of high-bandwidth GDDR5 memory. Exact pricing for this mid-range chip remains to be seen, but the RX 500 series is likely to cannibalize sales of AMD’s 400 series. Performance wise, the RX 580 is in direct competition with NVIDIA’s popular GTX 1060 6GB which in now 9 months old. Perhaps after last year’s ill timed head to head release of the RX 480 and the faster but similarly priced GTX 1060 (a standoff which NVIDIA seem to have won based on market share), AMD are attempting to draw back some market share with the newer, slightly upgraded RX 580. The upcoming release of the 500 series comes ahead of AMD’s Vega architecture, for which specification and pricing details are not yet public but which will is expected to yield a significant jump in performance compared to Polaris. [Apr '17 GPUPro]

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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 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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