Real World Speed
Performance profile from 84,406 user samples
45,805 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 147% MSI(1462 3367) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 97% Nvidia(10DE 119E)
Poor: 97% Great: 147%
SPEED RANK: 3rd / 540
38,601 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 127% EVGA(3842 4998) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 73% Zotac(19DA 1396) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 73% Great: 127%
SPEED RANK: 6th / 540
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
128 % Faster effective speed.
+27%
101 % -27%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
411 fps Better texture detail.
+26%
327 fps -26%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
237 fps Faster multi rendering.
+22%
194 fps -22%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
399 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+36%
293 fps -36%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
247 fps Faster complex splatting.
+23%
201 fps -23%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
472 fps Better peak texture detail.
+23%
383 fps -23%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
259 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+16%
223 fps -16%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
450 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+34%
335 fps -34%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
270 fps Faster peak complex splatting.
+15%
234 fps -15%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
243 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+21%
200 fps -21%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
136 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+11%
123 fps -11%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96.9 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+17%
83.1 fps -17%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
108 fps Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+20%
90.4 fps -20%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
88.2 fps -13% 99.4 fps Slightly Better Fallout 4 fps.
+13%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+12%
140 fps -12%
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
109 fps Much Better Rise of the Tomb Raider fps.
+42%
76.7 fps -42%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95.9 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+13%
84.7 fps -13%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
300 fps +3% 292 fps -3%
Market Share
Based on 3,452,523 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.1 % Hugely higher market share.
+210%
1 % -210%
Value
Value For Money
105 % Much better value.
+32%
79.1 % -32%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
103 % +3% 100 % -3%
Price
Price (score)
$497 Slightly cheaper.
+6%
$530 -6%
Age
Newest
10 Months Much more recent.
+57%
23 Months -57%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
502 fps -2% 511 fps +2%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
421 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+26%
333 fps -26%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
422 fps Better lighting effects.
+29%
327 fps -29%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
378 fps Much better reflection handling.
+32%
286 fps -32%
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The GTX 1080 is Nvidia’s new flagship graphics card. It features the new 16 nm (down from 28 nm) Pascal architecture. This is the first die shrink since the release of the GTX 680 at which time the manufacturing process shrunk from 40 nm down to 28 nm. In terms of typical 3D gaming performance the 1080 is around 30% faster than the GTX 980 Ti and it manages to deliver the additional performance with a TDP of just 180 Watts which is 70 Watts less than the 980 Ti. The new Pascal architecture delivers a satisfying jump in performance over Maxwell and the GTX 1080 is now the fastest single GPU available. Over the coming months older generation cards will likely see significant price drops as the better value for money 1070, 1060 and 1050 cards slowly replace their predecessors. [May '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) April 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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