Real World Speed
Performance profile from 201,404 user samples
165,658 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% EVGA(3842 6267)
Worst Bench: 64% Zotac(19DA 1438)
Poor: 64% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 19th / 549
35,746 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 51% Sapphire(174B 3001)
Worst Bench: 38% Gigabyte(1458 254D) 3GB
Poor: 38% Great: 51%
SPEED RANK: 45th / 549
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
71.5 % Much faster effective speed.
+57%
45.6 % -57%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
213 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+11%
192 fps -11%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
147 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+132%
63.4 fps -132%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
207 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+48%
140 fps -48%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
163 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+80%
90.7 fps -80%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
244 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+9%
224 fps -9%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
164 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+132%
70.8 fps -132%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
226 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+44%
157 fps -44%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
177 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+74%
102 fps -74%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
163 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+17%
140 fps -17%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
99 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+42%
69.9 fps -42%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
63 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+55%
40.6 fps -55%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74.3 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+54%
48.2 fps -54%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
74.1 fps Much Better Fallout 4 fps.
+71%
43.4 fps -71%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
99.7 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+98%
50.4 fps -98%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
130 fps Better DOTA 2 fps.
+20%
108 fps -20%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
58.7 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+45%
40.4 fps -45%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
202 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+63%
124 fps -63%
Market Share
Based on 6,229,320 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
5.6 % Hugely higher market share.
+849%
0.59 % -849%
Value
Value For Money
92.3 % Much better value.
+39%
66.2 % -39%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
144 % Hugely more popular.
+82%
79 % -82%
Price
Price (score)
$250 -16% $210 Cheaper.
+16%
Age
Newest
17 Months Much more recent.
+66%
50 Months -66%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
251 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+56%
161 fps -56%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
214 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+130%
93 fps -130%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
225 fps Much better lighting effects.
+60%
141 fps -60%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+138%
82.3 fps -138%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 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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