Real World Speed
Performance profile from 47,507 user samples
23,886 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 37% Gigabyte(1458 36C7)
Worst Bench: 29% MSI(1462 3208)
Poor: 29% Great: 37%
SPEED RANK: 63rd / 546
23,621 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 48% Sapphire(174B E308)
Worst Bench: 40% MSI(1462 2015)
Poor: 40% Great: 48%
SPEED RANK: 45th / 546
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
33.5 % -33% 44.4 % Much faster effective speed.
+33%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
96.9 fps -78% 172 fps Much better texture detail.
+78%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
75.6 fps -36% 103 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+36%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
94.4 fps -25% 118 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+25%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
73.2 fps -15% 84.4 fps Faster complex splatting.
+15%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
112 fps -74% 195 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+74%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
81.7 fps -36% 111 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+36%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
106 fps -22% 129 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+22%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.8 fps -13% 91.4 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+13%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
122 fps -16% 141 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+16%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64 fps -18% 75.5 fps Better Overwatch fps.
+18%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
32.3 fps -40% 45.2 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+40%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
57.7 fps -10% 63.6 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+10%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.7 fps Better DOTA 2 fps.
+15%
82.1 fps -15%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
147 fps -22% 179 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+22%
Market Share
Based on 5,367,773 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.65 % Much higher market share.
+44%
0.45 % -44%
Value
Value For Money
65.2 % -6% 68.8 % Slightly better value.
+6%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
69 % -36% 94 % Much more popular.
+36%
Price
Price (score)
$135 Cheaper.
+29%
$190 -29%
Age
Newest
26 Months Slightly more recent.
+7%
28 Months -7%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
120 fps -22% 146 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+22%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
94.7 fps -52% 144 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+52%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
106 fps -24% 131 fps Better lighting effects.
+24%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
85.8 fps -50% 129 fps Much better reflection handling.
+50%
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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) October 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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