Real World Speed
Performance profile from 154,996 user samples
149,066 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% Asus(1043 85B6) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 64% MSI(1462 3281)
Poor: 64% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 20th / 549
5,930 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 52% XFX(1682 9385)
Worst Bench: 43% Sapphire(174B E308)
Poor: 43% Great: 52%
SPEED RANK: 41st / 549
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
71.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+45%
49.2 % -45%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
213 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+10%
193 fps -10%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
146 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+38%
106 fps -38%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
208 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+51%
138 fps -51%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
163 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+90%
86 fps -90%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
242 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+12%
217 fps -12%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
162 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+45%
112 fps -45%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
227 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+57%
145 fps -57%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
178 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+92%
92.9 fps -92%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
163 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+14%
144 fps -14%
Market Share
Based on 6,191,773 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
5.6 % Insanely higher market share.
+4,208%
0.13 % -4,208%
Value
Value For Money
89.8 % Much better value.
+32%
68.1 % -32%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
144 % Hugely more popular.
+106%
70 % -106%
Price
Price (score)
$260 -13% $226 Slightly cheaper.
+13%
Age
Newest
17 Months More recent.
+29%
24 Months -29%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
249 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+55%
161 fps -55%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
213 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+50%
142 fps -50%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
224 fps Much better lighting effects.
+50%
149 fps -50%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps Much better reflection handling.
+47%
133 fps -47%
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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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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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