Real World Speed
Performance profile from 27,344 user samples
27,344 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% Gigabyte(1458 3724)
Worst Bench: 56% Asus(1043 85B0) 3GB
Poor: 56% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 26th / 543
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
64.7 % -37% 88.3 % Much faster effective speed.
+37%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
194 fps -54% 298 fps Much better texture detail.
+54%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
147 fps -18% 173 fps Faster multi rendering.
+18%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
197 fps -31% 258 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+31%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
156 fps -16% 181 fps Faster complex splatting.
+16%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
217 fps -59% 345 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+59%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
159 fps -19% 190 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+19%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
215 fps -35% 290 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+35%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
170 fps -17% 199 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+17%
Market Share
Based on 4,352,374 GPUs tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
84 % -38% 116 % Much more popular.
+38%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.51 % -83% 2.76 % Hugely higher market share.
+83%
Price
Price (score)
$220 Hugely cheaper.
+90%
417 USD -90%
Value
Value For Money
91 % Slightly better value.
+13%
80.6 % -13%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
228 fps -40% 320 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+40%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
192 fps -46% 280 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+46%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
206 fps -33% 274 fps Much better lighting effects.
+33%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
177 fps -42% 251 fps Much better reflection handling.
+42%
Age
Newest
11 Months Much more recent.
+67%
18.3 Months -67%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 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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