Real World Speed
Performance profile from 352,999 user samples
301,566 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 72% Gigabyte(1458 367A)
Worst Bench: 52% MSI(1462 3160)
Poor: 52% Great: 72%
SPEED RANK: 39th / 592
51,433 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 37% MSI(1462 3354)
Worst Bench: 29% Gigabyte(1458 372D)
Poor: 29% Great: 37%
SPEED RANK: 78th / 592
Effective 3D Speed
Effective 3D Gaming GPU Speed
63.3 % Hugely faster effective speed.
+86%
34 %
Parallax
Avg. Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
195 fps Hugely better texture detail.
+93%
101 fps
MRender
Avg. Render target array GShader (Sphere)
150 fps Hugely faster multi rendering.
+91%
78.5 fps
Gravity
Avg. NBody particle system (Galaxy)
182 fps Hugely faster NBody calculation.
+85%
98.4 fps
Splatting
Avg. Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
124 fps Much faster complex splatting.
+71%
72.4 fps
Parallax
Parallax occlusion mapping (Stones)
222 fps Hugely better peak texture detail.
+93%
115 fps
MRender
Render target array GShader (Sphere)
165 fps Hugely faster peak multi rendering.
+99%
82.9 fps
Gravity
NBody particle system (Galaxy)
205 fps Hugely faster peak NBody calculation.
+93%
106 fps
Splatting
Force Splatted Flocking (Swarm)
140 fps Much faster peak complex splatting.
+76%
79.5 fps
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
61.3 fps Much Better PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds fps.
+61%
38.2 fps
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
157 fps Much Better Counter-Strike: Global Offensive fps.
+38%
114 fps
Grand Theft Auto V
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
53.1 fps Much Better Grand Theft Auto V fps.
+40%
38 fps
Overwatch
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
95.2 fps Much Better Overwatch fps.
+52%
62.7 fps
Battlefield 1
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
62.4 fps Much Better Battlefield 1 fps.
+43%
43.6 fps
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
48.7 fps Much Better The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt fps.
+42%
34.3 fps
League of Legends
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
183 fps Much Better League of Legends fps.
+34%
137 fps
Fortnite
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
92.6 fps Much Better Fortnite fps.
+60%
58 fps
DOTA 2
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
125 fps Much Better DOTA 2 fps.
+51%
82.5 fps
Battlefield 4
Avg. FPS @ 1080p on Max
94.8 fps Hugely Better Battlefield 4 fps.
+91%
49.7 fps
Market Share
Based on 9,674,830 GPUs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
3.34 % Hugely higher market share.
+155%
1.31 %
Value
Value For Money
63 % 68.2 % Slightly better value.
+8%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
114 % Much more popular.
+36%
84 %
Price
Price (score)
$370 $129 Much cheaper.
+65%
Age
Newest
46 Months 20 Months Much more recent.
+57%
Lighting
Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
225 fps Hugely better peak lighting effects.
+89%
119 fps
Reflection
High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
196 fps Hugely better peak reflection handling.
+173%
71.7 fps
Lighting
Avg. Locally-deformable PRT (Bat)
196 fps Hugely better lighting effects.
+88%
104 fps
Reflection
Avg. High dynamic range lighting (Teapot)
174 fps Hugely better reflection handling.
+164%
65.9 fps
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Graphics Card Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 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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