Real World Speed
Performance profile from 224,974 user samples
129,186 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 3724)
Worst Bench: 56% Gigabyte(1458 3724)
Poor: 56% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 37th / 593
95,788 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Sapphire(174B E347)
Worst Bench: 51% XFX(1682 9480)
Poor: 51% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 38th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
66 % +3% 63.9 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
190 fps 257 fps Much better texture detail.
+35%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
145 fps +4% 139 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
192 fps Slightly faster NBody calculation.
+7%
179 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
152 fps Faster complex splatting.
+21%
126 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
216 fps 300 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+39%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
158 fps Slightly faster peak multi rendering.
+7%
148 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
211 fps +4% 203 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
169 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+27%
133 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
158 fps 159 fps +0%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+9%
55 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
93 fps 94 fps +1%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
168 fps 181 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+8%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66 fps Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+19%
55 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
56 fps 76 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+36%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
92 fps Slightly Better Fortnite fps.
+6%
86 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
50 fps 54 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+9%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
119 fps 125 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+5%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
59 fps 67 fps Slightly Better World of Warcraft fps.
+13%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
92 fps 102 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+12%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
83 fps 93 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+13%
Market Share
Based on 10,253,487 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.65 % Hugely higher market share.
+170%
0.98 %
Value
Value For Money
98.9 % Better value.
+29%
76.5 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
93 % 152 % Much more popular.
+63%
Price
Price (score)
$200 Cheaper.
+29%
$280
Age
Newest
24 Months Slightly more recent.
+8%
26 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
224 fps +5% 214 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
191 fps +4% 183 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
201 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+13%
178 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
173 fps +2% 170 fps
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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 RX 480 is the first graphics card to feature AMD’s new 14nm Polaris architecture. The card is due for release on June 29 (in four days time). We don’t have all the details yet but the RX 480 is rumoured to have an MSRP of $199 and it will likely perform on a par with the Nvidia GTX 970. At present we only have one benchmark so although the performance figures are provisional the RX 480 and GTX 970 do appear to be closely matched. If further tests validate these results and the cards retail at the MSRP of $199, then the new RX 480 will effectively improve graphics card price/performance ratios by a whopping 23%, something that has not happened since the release of the Maxwell based Nvidia GTX 970 nearly two years ago. In addition better price/performance for the current generation of games, the RX 480 also offers relatively strong DX12 support which provides better future proofing than Nvida’s Maxwell (970/980/980 Ti) cards. [Jun '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) August 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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