Real World Speed
Performance profile from 621,370 user samples
319,360 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% Nvidia(10DE 119D)
Worst Bench: 78% Gigabyte(1458 3701)
Poor: 78% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 15th / 593
302,010 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 78% EVGA(3842 6267)
Worst Bench: 61% Zotac(19DA 1438)
Poor: 61% Great: 78%
SPEED RANK: 28th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
98.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+39%
70.9 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
307 fps Much better texture detail.
+44%
213 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
200 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+36%
147 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
284 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+37%
207 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
224 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+39%
161 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
353 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+45%
244 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
220 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+33%
165 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
316 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+39%
227 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
248 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+39%
178 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
201 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+24%
162 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
79 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+30%
61 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
115 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+15%
100 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
220 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+16%
190 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
75 fps Slightly Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+11%
68 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+31%
73 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps Better Fortnite fps.
+24%
101 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
82 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+40%
58 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
147 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+7%
137 fps
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
93 fps Better World of Warcraft fps.
+21%
77 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
128 fps Better World of Tanks fps.
+20%
106 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
127 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+27%
100 fps
Market Share
Based on 10,237,403 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
4.55 % 5.84 % Higher market share.
+28%
Value
Value For Money
97.9 % Slightly better value.
+12%
87 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
180 % Slightly more popular.
+10%
164 %
Price
Price (score)
$370 $270 Cheaper.
+27%
Age
Newest
26 Months 25 Months +4%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
356 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+44%
248 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
317 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+49%
213 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
309 fps Much better lighting effects.
+39%
222 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
284 fps Much better reflection handling.
+46%
194 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 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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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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