Real World Speed
Performance profile from 168,804 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
3,146 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 88% AMD(1002 0B36)
Worst Bench: 67% AMD(1002 0B36)
Poor: 67% Great: 88%
SPEED RANK: 16th / 549
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
71.5 % -13% 80.9 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+13%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
213 fps -65% 351 fps Much better texture detail.
+65%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
147 fps Faster multi rendering.
+24%
119 fps -24%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
207 fps -22% 253 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+22%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
163 fps -2% 167 fps +2%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
244 fps -63% 397 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+63%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
164 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+31%
125 fps -31%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
226 fps -21% 274 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+21%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
177 fps +1% 175 fps -1%
Market Share
Based on 6,229,687 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
5.6 % Insanely higher market share.
+11,100%
0.05 % -11,100%
Value
Value For Money
92.3 % Much better value.
+31%
70.6 % -31%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
144 % Much more popular.
+60%
90 % -60%
Price
Price (score)
$250 Much cheaper.
+44%
$450 -44%
Age
Newest
17 Months Much more recent.
+43%
30 Months -43%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
251 fps -1% 253 fps +1%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
214 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+38%
155 fps -38%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
225 fps -1% 228 fps +1%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps Much better reflection handling.
+35%
145 fps -35%
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The GTX 1060 is Nvidia’s third 16 nm Pascal based GPU. It follows last month’s release of the higher end GTX 1070 and 1080. The 1060 has a TDP of 120 Watts and its aftermarket variants are available right away alongside the reference Founders edition. Comparing the GTX 1060 and 970 shows that although the 1060 leads by 12% it is also currently more expensive. Nvidia rushed the release of the GTX 1060 to help retain market share that may otherwise have gone to AMD’s new Polaris based RX 480. Comparing the RX 480 and GTX 1060 shows that for pre DX12 games the 1060 edges ahead by 12%. Due to better hardware compatibility, the RX 480 is able to match the 1060 in DX12 games but this will remain a corner case until most games are optimized for DX12 (likely to take several years). The 1060 has the potential to become a hugely successful card, but that all depends on where prices settle. [Jul '16 GPUPro]

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The AMD R9 Fury X sports a brand new Fiji GPU which succeeds Hawaii as AMD's new high end GPU (Hawaii powers the 290/X and 390/X series cards). The new GPU is coupled with High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) which is a new memory architecture that allows for significantly higher bandwidth than previous generations. The Fury X is factory overclocked and has a TDP of just 275W, 4GB of VRAM and it comes fitted with a water cooling system which results in a relatively small form factor for a top end graphics card. Although the Fury X only has 4GB of VRAM, this is rarely a problem for gaming even at 4K resolutions. The key comparable for the Fury X is Nvidia's similarly priced 980 Ti. Comparing the 980 Ti and Fury X shows that at stock clocks there is very little between the two cards but 980 Ti has significantly better overclocking potential where it leads by up to 25%. Overall the Fury X trades blows with the best GPUs currently available. [Jun '15 GPUPro]

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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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