Real World Speed
Performance profile from 288,142 user samples
40,159 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 37% Asus(1043 85D9) 2GB
Worst Bench: 30% Gigabyte(1458 3766) 2GB
Poor: 30% Great: 37%
SPEED RANK: 77th / 590
247,983 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% MSI(1462 3160)
Worst Bench: 51% Device(0000 0000) 1GB
Poor: 51% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 590
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
34.1 % 63.7 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+87%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
101 fps 195 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+93%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
78.1 fps 149 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+91%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
97.7 fps 183 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+87%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
73.5 fps 125 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+70%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
115 fps 225 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+96%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
83.6 fps 165 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+97%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
107 fps 205 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+92%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.1 fps 140 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+75%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
115 fps 157 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+37%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62.3 fps 94.9 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+52%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
37.9 fps 52.8 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+39%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
37.5 fps 61.9 fps Much Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+65%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
43.3 fps 66.1 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+53%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
81.6 fps 125 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+53%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
34.5 fps 48.9 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+42%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64.2 fps 89.6 fps Much Better World of Tanks fps.
+40%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
140 fps 187 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+34%
Market Share
Based on 8,379,515 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.48 % 3.37 % Hugely higher market share.
+128%
Value
Value For Money
69.9 % Slightly better value.
+11%
63.3 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
82 % 113 % Much more popular.
+38%
Price
Price (score)
$125 Much cheaper.
+66%
$370
Age
Newest
18 Months Much more recent.
+58%
43 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
119 fps 226 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+90%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
72.1 fps 195 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+170%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
105 fps 197 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+88%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
66.4 fps 174 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+162%
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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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