Real World Speed
Performance profile from 84,384 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
11,719 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 68% MSI(1462 3411)
Worst Bench: 45% MSI(1462 3411)
Poor: 45% Great: 68%
SPEED RANK: 32nd / 542
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
41.4 % -39% 57.8 % Much faster effective speed.
+39%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
127 fps -71% 217 fps Much better texture detail.
+71%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
81.8 fps -58% 129 fps Much faster multi rendering.
+58%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
121 fps -24% 150 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+24%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
82.6 fps -44% 119 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+44%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
143 fps -83% 262 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+83%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
86.4 fps -61% 139 fps Much faster peak multi rendering.
+61%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
132 fps -34% 177 fps Much faster peak NBody calculation.
+34%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
89.9 fps -43% 129 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+43%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
141 fps +2% 139 fps -2%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
67.7 fps -31% 88.5 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+31%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
44.2 fps -3% 45.5 fps +3%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
48.2 fps -10% 53.1 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+10%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
56.2 fps -40% 78.9 fps Much Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+40%
Market Share
Based on 4,045,126 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
2.23 % Hugely higher market share.
+407%
0.44 % -407%
Value
Value For Money
62.1 % -36% 84.4 % Much better value.
+36%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
73 % -22% 89 % More popular.
+22%
Price
Price (score)
$200 +4% $208 -4%
Age
Newest
29 Months -66% 10 Months Much more recent.
+66%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
154 fps -26% 194 fps Better peak lighting effects.
+26%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
125 fps -42% 178 fps Much better peak reflection handling.
+42%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
138 fps -12% 155 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+12%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
114 fps -42% 162 fps Much better reflection handling.
+42%
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The RX 470 is the second Polaris based 14 nm graphics card released by AMD this year. The 470 follows hot on the heels of the hugely successful (though still mostly unavailable) RX 480. Based on specs the RX 470 has approximately 10% less processing horsepower than the RX 480. Looking at provisional average benchmarks (we only three samples of the RX 470 at this time) of the RX 480 and RX 470 shows that the performance gap is just a few percent. This performance gap will likely widen as we get a more representative number of samples of the RX 470 but the fact that custom design 470s are already available will likely keep the gap between the 480 less than 10%, at least until custom 480s make it to market. The list prices of both the 4GB RX 480 and RX 470 cards are within 20 USD of each other so AMD have basically re-released the 480 at a slightly reduced price with slightly reduced specs, strange but true! [Aug '16 GPUPro]

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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) June 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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