Real World Speed
Performance profile from 211,365 user samples
39,464 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 37% Asus(1043 8555) 2GB
Worst Bench: 29% Asus(1043 86DC) 2GB
Poor: 29% Great: 37%
SPEED RANK: 79th / 593
171,901 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 175% Zotac(19DA 2471) ≥ 4GB; zotac 1080 ti amp edition
Worst Bench: 61% Nvidia(10DE 120F)
Poor: 61% Great: 175%
SPEED RANK: 4th / 593
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
33.1 % 152 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+359%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
96.6 fps 548 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+467%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
76 fps 248 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+226%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
94.2 fps 493 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+423%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
71.9 fps 268 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+273%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
109 fps 652 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+498%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
80.6 fps 279 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+246%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
105 fps 572 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+445%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
80.4 fps 306 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+281%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
124 fps 253 fps Hugely Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+104%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
36 fps 117 fps Hugely Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+222%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
65 fps 139 fps Hugely Better Overwatch fps.
+112%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
136 fps 253 fps Hugely Better League of Legends fps.
+86%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
31 fps 113 fps Hugely Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+260%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
96 fps 187 fps Hugely Better DOTA 2 fps.
+94%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66 fps 127 fps Hugely Better World of Tanks fps.
+91%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
51 fps 158 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+207%
Market Share
Based on 10,288,704 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.53 % 3.7 % Hugely higher market share.
+598%
Value
Value For Money
55.3 % 104 % Hugely better value.
+88%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
74 % 139 % Hugely more popular.
+88%
Price
Price (score)
$170 Much cheaper.
+74%
$650
Age
Newest
36 Months 17 Months Much more recent.
+53%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
121 fps 590 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+388%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
94.8 fps 540 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+470%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
104 fps 483 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+364%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
85.7 fps 462 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+439%
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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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Hyped as the "Ultimate GEforce", the 1080 Ti is NVIDIA's latest flagship 4K VR ready GPU. It supersedes last years GTX 1080, offering a 30% increase in performance for a 40% premium (founders edition 1080 Tis will be priced at $699, pushing down the price of the 1080 to $499). It also supersedes the prohibitively expensive Titan X Pascal, pushing it off poll position in performance rankings. The 1080 Ti is based on the Pascal architecture and features a slightly modified version of the same flagship GP102 silicon found in the Titan X Pascal. It has 11GB of the high bandwidth GDDR5X video memory (versus 12GB in the Titan X Pascal) and an impressive 11GB frame buffer. Like the Titan X Pascal, it features 12bn transistors and 3584 CUDA cores which can run at a boost clock speed of 1.582 GHz – 3% faster than the Titan X Pascal's 1.531 GHz. This increased speed is partially attributable to the 1080 Ti’s new dualFET power system which allows the chip to run at higher power and more efficiently than ever before. The release of the 1080 Ti comes ahead of the competition from AMD's Vega - rumored for release in Q2 2017. Vega is AMD's next generation graphics card (following on from Polaris 10) featuring their new HBM2 die which is alleged to have eight times the capacity of GDDR5 with half of the footprint. NVDIA's own next generation graphics cards (Volta) are in the pipeline for 2018. [Mar '17 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) August 2018 GPU Rankings.

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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