Real World Speed
Performance profile from 376,901 user samples
175,929 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 112% MSI(1462 3302)
Worst Bench: 85% EVGA(3842 6276)
Poor: 85% Great: 112%
SPEED RANK: 9th / 547
200,972 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 367A)
Worst Bench: 54% MSI(1462 3160)
Poor: 54% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 29th / 547
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
99.7 % Much faster effective speed.
+56%
63.7 % -56%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
310 fps Much better texture detail.
+59%
195 fps -59%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
200 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+34%
149 fps -34%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
287 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+57%
183 fps -57%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
225 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+80%
125 fps -80%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
359 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+62%
222 fps -62%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
220 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+34%
164 fps -34%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
321 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+56%
206 fps -56%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
249 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+78%
140 fps -78%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
202 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+28%
157 fps -28%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
120 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+31%
91.6 fps -31%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
78.5 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+48%
52.9 fps -48%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
97.7 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+46%
66.7 fps -46%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps Much Better Fallout 4 fps.
+53%
62.7 fps -53%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
128 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+35%
94.9 fps -35%
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
88.9 fps Much Better Rise of the Tomb Raider fps.
+62%
55 fps -62%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
138 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+10%
126 fps -10%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
79.8 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+52%
52.4 fps -52%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
92.8 fps Much Better World of Warcraft fps.
+39%
66.8 fps -39%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
120 fps Better World of Tanks fps.
+19%
101 fps -19%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
239 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+13%
212 fps -13%
Market Share
Based on 5,441,378 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
5.59 % Much higher market share.
+44%
3.89 % -44%
Value
Value For Money
96.4 % Much better value.
+52%
63.4 % -52%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
170 % Much more popular.
+53%
111 % -53%
Price
Price (score)
$386 -4% $370 +4%
Age
Newest
16 Months Much more recent.
+57%
37 Months -57%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
365 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+59%
230 fps -59%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
322 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+64%
196 fps -64%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
316 fps Much better lighting effects.
+60%
198 fps -60%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
289 fps Much better reflection handling.
+66%
174 fps -66%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) October 2017 GPU Rankings.

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