Real World Speed
Performance profile from 59,178 user samples
31,138 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 37% Gigabyte(1458 36C7)
Worst Bench: 28% PNY(196E 13A0) 2GB
Poor: 28% Great: 37%
SPEED RANK: 65th / 549
28,040 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 47% Sapphire(174B E308)
Worst Bench: 41% Sapphire(174B E308)
Poor: 41% Great: 47%
SPEED RANK: 46th / 549
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
33.3 % -34% 44.6 % Much faster effective speed.
+34%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
97 fps -78% 173 fps Much better texture detail.
+78%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
74.4 fps -40% 104 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+40%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
93.8 fps -26% 118 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+26%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
72.6 fps -16% 84 fps Faster complex splatting.
+16%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
110 fps -76% 194 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+76%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
81.7 fps -32% 108 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+32%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
105 fps -18% 124 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+18%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.5 fps -12% 90.3 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+12%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
124 fps -13% 140 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+13%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64.5 fps -15% 74.4 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+15%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
31.4 fps -38% 43.3 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+38%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
43.7 fps -2% 44.3 fps +2%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53.4 fps -20% 64 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+20%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96.2 fps Slightly Better DOTA 2 fps.
+6%
90.5 fps -6%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
67.8 fps -8% 73 fps Slightly Better World of Tanks fps.
+8%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
142 fps -9% 155 fps Slightly Better League of Legends fps.
+9%
Market Share
Based on 6,191,773 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.63 % Much higher market share.
+34%
0.47 % -34%
Value
Value For Money
64.8 % Slightly better value.
+6%
61.1 % -6%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
71 % -30% 92 % More popular.
+30%
Price
Price (score)
$135 Much cheaper.
+41%
$228 -41%
Age
Newest
28 Months Slightly more recent.
+7%
30 Months -7%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
121 fps -17% 142 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+17%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
95.4 fps -44% 137 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+44%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
106 fps -25% 132 fps Better lighting effects.
+25%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
86.3 fps -49% 129 fps Much better reflection handling.
+49%
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The GTX 950 is Nvidia's latest Maxwell card which is based on a GTX 960 but with 25% fewer CUDA cores and 25% fewer texture units. Comparing the GTX 960 and 950 shows that, as expected, effective speed has been reduced by 25%. The GTX 950 is positioned above GTX 750 Ti which is Nvidia's energy efficient mass market GPU. Comparing the 750 Ti and 950 shows that 950 is nearly 50% faster but it's also priced 50% higher so the 950 doesn't offer improved value for money. Gaming performance for the GTX 950 at resolutions up to 1080p on high/ultra settings will be satisfactory most of the time. That said, the GTX 950 is priced on the high side ($160). At present the GTX 960 ($171) offers 25% better performance for just 7% more money. See a current list of the best value graphics cards here[Aug '15 GPUPro]

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The AMD R9 380 succeeds the Tonga based R9 285. The only difference between the two cards is a tiny 2% GPU clock increase on the R9 380 but for the most part, the R9 380 is identical to the R9 285. We only have one sample of the R9 380 so far and comparing benchmarks between the R9 380 and R9 285 shows that the two cards are indeed very close. Unlike with several of the other AMD R9 300 series re-badges, the MSRP has actually dropped on the R9 380 to $199. This card could be a strong value contender if prices drop much below $200. [Jun '15 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) December 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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