Real World Speed
Performance profile from 262,179 user samples
144,142 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 45% EVGA(3842 2966)
Worst Bench: 34% Asus(1043 8537) 2GB
Poor: 34% Great: 45%
SPEED RANK: 62nd / 592
118,037 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 178% Asus(1043 85EA)
Worst Bench: 53% Asus(1043 85EA)
Poor: 53% Great: 178%
SPEED RANK: 3rd / 592
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
40.5 % 154 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+281%
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
125 fps 547 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+338%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
80.3 fps 256 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+219%
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
118 fps 497 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+321%
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
81.1 fps 274 fps Hugely faster complex splatting.
+238%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
143 fps 653 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+357%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
86.4 fps 286 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+231%
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
131 fps 572 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+337%
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
89.1 fps 310 fps Hugely faster peak complex splatting.
+248%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
140 fps 252 fps Hugely Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+80%
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
69 fps 138 fps Hugely Better Overwatch fps.
+99%
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
41.9 fps 113 fps Hugely Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+170%
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
33.8 fps 102 fps Hugely Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+202%
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
49.5 fps 132 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+167%
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
42.9 fps 168 fps Hugely Better Fallout 4 fps.
+291%
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
59.6 fps 155 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+161%
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
97.5 fps 188 fps Hugely Better DOTA 2 fps.
+92%
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
36.8 fps 114 fps Hugely Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+211%
World of Warcraft
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53.2 fps 120 fps Hugely Better World of Warcraft fps.
+125%
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
68.5 fps 129 fps Hugely Better World of Tanks fps.
+88%
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
142 fps 270 fps Hugely Better League of Legends fps.
+90%
Market Share
Based on 9,203,090 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.76 % 2.84 % Much higher market share.
+61%
Value
Value For Money
60.6 % 91.7 % Much better value.
+51%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
87 % 134 % Much more popular.
+54%
Price
Price (score)
$200 Much cheaper.
+75%
$799
Age
Newest
41 Months 15 Months Much more recent.
+63%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
153 fps 597 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+290%
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
124 fps 553 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+346%
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
135 fps 489 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+262%
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
112 fps 475 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+324%
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The new GTX 960 is the third graphics card to feature Nvidia's Maxwell architecture. When the first two Maxwell cards were released back in September 2014 they completely re-shaped the GPU price/performance spectrum not only from Nvidia, but also AMD who were forced to slash prices by around 30%. Unfortunately the new GTX 960 isn't the game changer its predecessors were, and it's actually the weakest of the three Maxwell cards. Comparing the GTX 960 and 970 shows that the 970 is around 70% faster and a comparison of the GTX 960 and 980 shows that GTX 980 is almost exactly twice as fast as the 960. Of the three cards the GTX 970 offers the best bang for your buck, in-fact the GTX 970 is still one of best value cards available. That said, for gaming at 1080p or lower, the GTX 960 will allow decent frame rates at maximum settings for most games. [Jan '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) June 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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