Real World Speed
Performance profile from 31,584 user samples
13,585 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Gigabyte(1458 3722)
Worst Bench: 60% EVGA(3842 6162)
Poor: 60% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 22nd / 535
17,999 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 75% MSI(1462 2015)
Worst Bench: 57% XFX(1682 9390)
Poor: 57% Great: 75%
SPEED RANK: 20th / 535
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
65.6 % -4% 68.5 % +4%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
195 fps -30% 253 fps Better texture detail.
+30%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
149 fps Faster multi rendering.
+18%
126 fps -18%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
201 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+23%
163 fps -23%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
159 fps -11% 177 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+11%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
217 fps -32% 287 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+32%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
156 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+14%
137 fps -14%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
216 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+22%
177 fps -22%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
170 fps -13% 192 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+13%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
149 fps -28% 190 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+28%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
93.1 fps +0% 92.9 fps -0%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
55.2 fps -9% 60.3 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+9%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
68.3 fps -3% 70.4 fps +3%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62.8 fps -1% 63.2 fps +1%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
91.3 fps -15% 105 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+15%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
204 fps -4% 211 fps +4%
Market Share
Based on 3,193,688 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.4 % Hugely higher market share.
+100%
0.7 % -100%
Value
Value For Money
102 % Much better value.
+32%
77.2 % -32%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % -21% 88 % More popular.
+21%
Price
Price (score)
$190 Much cheaper.
+38%
$306 -38%
Age
Newest
7 Months Much more recent.
+67%
21 Months -67%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
229 fps +5% 219 fps -5%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
192 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+12%
171 fps -12%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
210 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+7%
196 fps -7%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
180 fps Better reflection handling.
+15%
156 fps -15%
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The 3GB GTX 1060 follows last month’s release of the 6GB GTX 1060. The 3GB variant not only has reduced memory but Nvidia have also disabled 10 percent of the processing cores from 1,280 down to 1,152. There is no reference edition of the 3GB 1060 but the partner cards are already available (at launch). Comparing the GTX 6GB 1060 and 3GB 1060 shows that the 6GB 1060 leads, on average, by 7% but it is also currently 15% more expensive. The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s answer to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 470. Comparing the RX 470 and 3GB 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 11%. The RX 470 is able to match the 3GB 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 3GB 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, especially if prices drop below $200. [Sep '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) March 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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