Real World Speed
Performance profile from 221,377 user samples
20,105 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 37% MSI(1462 8C97)
Worst Bench: 32% Asus(1043 85D8) 2GB
Poor: 32% Great: 37%
SPEED RANK: 62nd / 548
201,272 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% EVGA(3842 0974) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 53% Asus(1043 8508)
Poor: 53% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 30th / 548
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
34.4 % -85% 63.7 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+85%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
102 fps -91% 195 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+91%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
78.4 fps -90% 149 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+90%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
98.4 fps -86% 183 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+86%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
74.1 fps -67% 124 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+67%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
116 fps -92% 223 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+92%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
82.5 fps -95% 161 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+95%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
106 fps -93% 205 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+93%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
79.4 fps -75% 139 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+75%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
114 fps -38% 157 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+38%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
59.2 fps -55% 91.6 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+55%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
39.2 fps -35% 52.9 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+35%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.8 fps -33% 126 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+33%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
159 fps -34% 212 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+34%
Market Share
Based on 5,902,846 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1 % -314% 4.14 % Hugely higher market share.
+314%
Value
Value For Money
79.2 % +3% 77.2 % -3%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
76 % -47% 112 % Much more popular.
+47%
Price
Price (score)
$105 Much cheaper.
+62%
$275 -62%
Age
Newest
13 Months Much more recent.
+66%
38 Months -66%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
119 fps -91% 227 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+91%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
71.1 fps -173% 194 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+173%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
106 fps -87% 198 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+87%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
66.7 fps -162% 175 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+162%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) November 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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Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

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Intel Core i7-7700K $280Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $270AMD RX 480 $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $140
Intel Core i5-7600K $180Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $110
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $192SanDisk Extreme 64GB $30
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