Real World Speed
Performance profile from 63,516 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
32,378 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% MSI(1462 2015)
Worst Bench: 60% Gigabyte(1458 22BD) ≥ 4GB
Poor: 60% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 29th / 549
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
33.3 % -98% 65.9 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+98%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
97 fps -164% 256 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+164%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
74.4 fps -69% 126 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+69%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
93.8 fps -74% 163 fps Much faster NBody calculation.
+74%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
72.6 fps -144% 177 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+144%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
110 fps -161% 287 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+161%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
81.7 fps -62% 132 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+62%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
105 fps -63% 171 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+63%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.5 fps -131% 186 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+131%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
124 fps -53% 189 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+53%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
64.5 fps -45% 93.5 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+45%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
31.4 fps -48% 46.6 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+48%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
43.7 fps -40% 61 fps Much Better Fallout 4 fps.
+40%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53.4 fps -92% 102 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+92%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
67.8 fps -50% 102 fps Much Better World of Tanks fps.
+50%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
142 fps -27% 180 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+27%
Market Share
Based on 6,180,862 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.64 % Much higher market share.
+45%
0.44 % -45%
Value
Value For Money
64.8 % -15% 74.6 % Better value.
+15%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
71 % -32% 94 % Much more popular.
+32%
Price
Price (score)
$135 Much cheaper.
+56%
$304 -56%
Age
Newest
28 Months Slightly more recent.
+7%
30 Months -7%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
121 fps -75% 212 fps Much better peak lighting effects.
+75%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
95.4 fps -74% 166 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+74%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
106 fps -86% 197 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+86%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
86.3 fps -82% 157 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+82%
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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 new AMD R9 390 is the direct successor to the R9 290. Both cards share the same GPU but the R9 390 is factory overclocked. The R9 390 has a 5% higher stock GPU clock, and a substantial stock memory clock increase of 20%. Additionally the R9 390 sports a minimum of 8GB of VRAM versus 4GB on the R9 290. At the current price levels of $329, the R9 390 can't compete given that R9 290s can be had for around $260. The increased VRAM will rarely help even at ultra high resolutions and in any case, most 4K gamers are likely to seek more GPU power than the R9 390 has to offer. We have seen several samples of the R9 390 and they scored an effective speed of 88.5% which, as expected, matches the speeds seen on overclocked R9 290s. On the face of it purchasing an R9 290 at a discount and then manually overclocking will result in the same performance as an R9 390 but with a saving of around $70. [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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Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

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