Real World Speed
Performance profile from 386,541 user samples
56,360 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 52% Gigabyte(1458 360C) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 41% Palit(1569 1184) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 41% Great: 52%
SPEED RANK: 54th / 595
330,181 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 71% Device(1B0A 90F0) ≥ 4GB
Worst Bench: 53% Asus(1043 8508)
Poor: 53% Great: 71%
SPEED RANK: 41st / 595
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
47.7 % 63.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+33%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
168 fps 195 fps Better texture detail.
+16%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
113 fps 150 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+33%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
147 fps 182 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+24%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
84.9 fps 123 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+45%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
187 fps 224 fps Better peak texture detail.
+20%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
120 fps 160 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+33%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
160 fps 203 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+27%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
91.4 fps 140 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+53%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
145 fps 157 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+9%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
44 fps 53 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+19%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
77 fps 95 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+24%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
156 fps 178 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+14%
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
80 fps 96 fps Better Fortnite fps.
+20%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
43 fps 62 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+44%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
41 fps 49 fps Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+19%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52 fps 63 fps Better World of Warcraft fps.
+22%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
105 fps 125 fps Better DOTA 2 fps.
+19%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
73 fps 99 fps Much Better World of Tanks fps.
+35%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
58 fps 94 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+62%
Market Share
Based on 11,365,701 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.63 % 3.18 % Hugely higher market share.
+405%
Value
Value For Money
57.2 % 96.4 % Much better value.
+68%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
75 % 119 % Much more popular.
+59%
Price
Price (score)
$279 $195 Cheaper.
+30%
Age
Newest
65 Months 49 Months More recent.
+25%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
141 fps 223 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+58%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
111 fps 192 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+73%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
129 fps 196 fps Much better lighting effects.
+52%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
103 fps 174 fps Much better reflection handling.
+69%
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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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