Real World Speed
Performance profile from 422,696 user samples
338,256 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 110% MSI(1462 3301)
Worst Bench: 74% Asus(1043 8599)
Poor: 74% Great: 110%
SPEED RANK: 15th / 593
84,440 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 114% EVGA(3842 5998) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 59% Gigabyte(1458 36B6)
Poor: 59% Great: 114%
SPEED RANK: 16th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
97.8 % +1% 96.7 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
307 fps 318 fps +4%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
199 fps +5% 190 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
282 fps +0% 281 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
221 fps Faster complex splatting.
+15%
192 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
354 fps 380 fps Slightly better peak texture detail.
+7%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
218 fps +2% 213 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
317 fps 322 fps +2%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
247 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+9%
226 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
201 fps 208 fps +3%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
79 fps 83 fps Slightly Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+6%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
115 fps 122 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+6%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
220 fps 235 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+7%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
75 fps +0% 74 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps 98 fps +2%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps 127 fps +2%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
82 fps 84 fps +3%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
147 fps 154 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+5%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
93 fps 101 fps Slightly Better World of Warcraft fps.
+8%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
128 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+10%
116 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
127 fps 133 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+5%
Market Share
Based on 10,282,750 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
4.54 % Hugely higher market share.
+440%
0.84 %
Value
Value For Money
95 % Better value.
+29%
73.8 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
180 % Much more popular.
+68%
107 %
Price
Price (score)
$383 Much cheaper.
+30%
$550
Age
Newest
26 Months Much more recent.
+33%
39 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
354 fps 441 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+25%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
316 fps 319 fps +1%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
305 fps 315 fps +3%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
284 fps +2% 278 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 new GTX 980 Ti shares the same board as the more expensive Titan-X but with various restrictions including a reduced number of CUDA cores (3072 to 2816, -8.3%). Although the 980 Ti has the same 384-bit memory bandwidth as the Titan-X it only has 6GB of GDDR5 vs. 12GB in the Titan-X. So far we only have one user benchmark from a pre-release unit of the GTX 980 Ti so the following benchmarks are provisional. Comparing the Titan-X and 980 Ti shows that the Ti only lags by around 8%, which is in line with the CUDA core counts on the two cards. On the other hand comparing the GTX 980 and GTX 980 Ti shows that the Ti is around 16% faster. We don't have reliable prices for the GTX 980 Ti yet so a precise value rating isn't possible but as a card aimed at resolutions greater than 1080p it will struggle to match the GTX 970 for the vast majority of users. [May '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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