Real World Speed
Performance profile from 112,665 user samples
105,986 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% Asus(1043 8599)
Worst Bench: 87% MSI(1462 3301)
Poor: 87% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 6th / 542
6,679 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 81% Asus(1043 04E9) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 58% XFX(1682 9395)
Poor: 58% Great: 81%
SPEED RANK: 15th / 542
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
101 % Much faster effective speed.
+36%
74.1 % -36%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
316 fps Slightly better texture detail.
+14%
278 fps -14%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
203 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+57%
129 fps -57%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
295 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+63%
181 fps -63%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
230 fps Faster complex splatting.
+26%
182 fps -26%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
355 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+12%
318 fps -12%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
218 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+59%
137 fps -59%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
320 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+65%
194 fps -65%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
244 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+26%
193 fps -26%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
190 fps -31% 249 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+31%
Market Share
Based on 3,755,189 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
5.94 % Insanely higher market share.
+3,613%
0.16 % -3,613%
Value
Value For Money
100 % Much better value.
+44%
70 % -44%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
150 % Hugely more popular.
+85%
81 % -85%
Price
Price (score)
$368 Slightly cheaper.
+8%
$400 -8%
Age
Newest
11 Months Much more recent.
+52%
23 Months -52%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
362 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+55%
234 fps -55%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
319 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+87%
171 fps -87%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
324 fps Much better lighting effects.
+51%
214 fps -51%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
293 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+82%
161 fps -82%
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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) May 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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