Real World Speed
Performance profile from 92,478 user samples
72,665 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 45% EVGA(3842 3967)
Worst Bench: 36% Device(107D 2763) 2GB
Poor: 36% Great: 45%
SPEED RANK: 45th / 542
19,813 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 51% Sapphire(174B E308)
Worst Bench: 40% Asus(1043 04E3)
Poor: 40% Great: 51%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 542
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
41.4 % -14% 47.1 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+14%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
127 fps -35% 172 fps Much better texture detail.
+35%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
81.8 fps -27% 104 fps Faster multi rendering.
+27%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
121 fps +3% 118 fps -3%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
82.6 fps -5% 86.8 fps Slightly faster complex splatting.
+5%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
143 fps -36% 194 fps Much better peak texture detail.
+36%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
86.4 fps -27% 110 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+27%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
132 fps +2% 129 fps -2%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
89.9 fps -6% 95.2 fps Slightly faster peak complex splatting.
+6%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
141 fps Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+16%
122 fps -16%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
44.3 fps -27% 56.2 fps Better Fallout 4 fps.
+27%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
178 fps -3% 183 fps +3%
Market Share
Based on 4,045,126 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.23 % Hugely higher market share.
+337%
0.51 % -337%
Value
Value For Money
62.1 % -14% 70.6 % Slightly better value.
+14%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % -23% 90 % More popular.
+23%
Price
Price (score)
$200 0% $200 0%
Age
Newest
29 Months -17% 24 Months More recent.
+17%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
154 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+7%
144 fps -7%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
125 fps -14% 143 fps Slightly better peak reflection handling.
+14%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
138 fps +5% 132 fps -5%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
114 fps -13% 129 fps Slightly better reflection handling.
+13%
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 2017 GPU Rankings.

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