Real World Speed
Performance profile from 275,671 user samples
247,983 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% MSI(1462 3160)
Worst Bench: 51% Device(0000 0000) 1GB
Poor: 51% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 586
27,688 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 70% XFX(1682 9295)
Worst Bench: 54% Sapphire(174B E285)
Poor: 54% Great: 70%
SPEED RANK: 40th / 586
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.7 % +2% 62.7 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
195 fps 245 fps Better texture detail.
+26%
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
149 fps Faster multi rendering.
+25%
119 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
183 fps Faster NBody calculation.
+18%
155 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
125 fps 168 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+34%
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
225 fps 281 fps Better peak texture detail.
+25%
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps Faster peak multi rendering.
+26%
131 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
205 fps Faster peak NBody calculation.
+18%
173 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
140 fps 186 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+33%
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps Slightly Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+5%
149 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95 fps Slightly Better Overwatch fps.
+12%
84.6 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
52.8 fps Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+19%
44.5 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
66.1 fps Slightly Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+7%
61.5 fps
Fallout 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
60.8 fps Much Better Fallout 4 fps.
+34%
45.5 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95.8 fps Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+28%
75.1 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
48.9 fps Slightly Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+10%
44.7 fps
World of Tanks
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
89.9 fps +4% 86.4 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
187 fps Better League of Legends fps.
+17%
160 fps
Market Share
Based on 8,352,065 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.43 % Insanely higher market share.
+1,043%
0.3 %
Value
Value For Money
63.3 % Slightly better value.
+7%
59.2 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
114 % Much more popular.
+37%
83 %
Price
Price (score)
$370 Slightly cheaper.
+7%
$399
Age
Newest
43 Months More recent.
+20%
54 Months
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
226 fps Slightly better peak lighting effects.
+6%
213 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
195 fps Better peak reflection handling.
+18%
165 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
197 fps Slightly better lighting effects.
+5%
187 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
174 fps Better reflection handling.
+17%
149 fps
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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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