Real World Speed
Performance profile from 350,738 user samples
338,797 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 109% EVGA(3842 6276)
Worst Bench: 72% Nvidia(10DE 119D)
Poor: 72% Great: 109%
SPEED RANK: 15th / 593
11,941 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 77% Asus(1043 04DF) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 55% AMD(1002 0B00) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 55% Great: 77%
SPEED RANK: 30th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
98 % Much faster effective speed.
+38%
70.8 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
307 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+8%
283 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
199 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+52%
131 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
284 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+57%
181 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
223 fps Faster complex splatting.
+23%
182 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
356 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+11%
321 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
219 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+59%
138 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
317 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+63%
195 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
245 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+27%
193 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
201 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+15%
175 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
79 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+11%
71 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
115 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+21%
95 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
220 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+6%
208 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+30%
74 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
82 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+48%
55 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
127 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+33%
95 fps
Market Share
Based on 10,192,114 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
4.32 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,500%
0.12 %
Value
Value For Money
95.7 % Much better value.
+72%
55.5 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
180 % Hugely more popular.
+102%
89 %
Price
Price (score)
$380 Cheaper.
+28%
$529
Age
Newest
26 Months Much more recent.
+32%
38 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
355 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+51%
235 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
316 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+84%
172 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
306 fps Much better lighting effects.
+44%
212 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
284 fps Much better reflection handling.
+75%
162 fps
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The GTX 1070 is Nvidia’s second graphics card (after the 1080) to feature the new 16 nm Pascal architecture. As a result of the die shrink from 28 to 16 nm, Pascal based cards are more energy efficient than their predecessors. The GTX 1070 is rated at just 150 Watts. In terms of performance the gap between the flagship 1080 and 1070 averages 25%. Both GPUs have 8GB of DDR5 and although they share the same processing core (GP104), the 1070 has 25% of its resources disabled. Comparing performance between the 1070 and legendary GTX 970 shows that the newer 1070 wins by a whopping 50%. The GTX 1070 has only just hit the market so, at least for the time being, prices are significantly over the Founders Edition MSRP of $450 but Nvidia have stated that they expect third party cards to sell from $379 at which time the 1070 will likely dominate as the value for money leader[Jun '16 GPUPro]

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The AMD R9 390X is a rebadged power hungry (350W+) 290X. The 390X has a slightly increased GPU clock speed, a significantly increased memory speed and a higher minimum VRAM of 8GB but it shares the same core GPU hardware. Looking at the overclocked performance differences between the older 290X and the 390X shows that the two cards are approximately the same, which comes as no surprise considering that the 390X is actually just a factory overclocked 290X. Smart shoppers obviously won't be happy to pay AMD a premium of around $100 simply for overclocking a two year old 290X. That said the 390X does offer stellar performance, particularly at 4K resolutions and if prices drop significantly it could become a strong contender. We only have one MSI sample benchmark for the 390X so far so we will revisit this GPU when we have a better sample of all the available cards. [Jun '15 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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